1964. Photograph by the Department of Defense. “4/64. Anchorage – Fourth Ave. Graben.”

Photograph shows buckled pavement on Fourth Street in Anchorage from the 1964 Alaska Earthquake. The 9.2 magnitude earthquake remains the most powerful ever recorded in North America.

From the US National Archives.


1962. Unknown Photographer. “Employees’ cars in the underground garage of cooperative insurance company Kansa’s new head office. / Työntekijöiden autoja Kansa-yhtymän uuden pääkonttorin maanalaisessa autotallissa.”

Photograph shows a number of classic 1960s Volkswagen Karmann Ghias in Finland.

From The Finnish Museum of Photography.