A new exhibition of Aaron Rose’s photographs at the Museum of the City of New York chronicles the history of the city’s most famous beach. The show, In a World of Their Own: Coney Island Photographs, 1961-1963, is at the Museum of the City of New York until 3 August. See more »
"This speech had to be different. While King was by now a national political figure, relatively few outside the black church and the civil rights movement had heard him give a full address. With all three television networks offering live coverage of the march for jobs and freedom, this would be his oratorical introduction to the nation."
Archive footage of Fred Perry’s Wimbledon victory in 1936, the last time a British man won a Wimbledon singles final before Andy Murray beat Novak Djokovic in straight sets on Sunday. Perry celebrates his victory over Baron Gottfried von Cramm with a brisk jog to the net and a firm handshake