Take a good, close look at this picture. Click on it so you can see it better. With the sharp detail and superb color, it's almost like you're right there. Would you believe that every single person in this picture is either dead or very old?
You can't tell by the excellent quality of the photo. We are used to looking at either black and white or grainy photos from this era. But if you look closely at clothing, hairstyles and technological devices, you can see that this Kodachrome transparency was snapped decades ago. October 1942, to be exact: at the North American Aviation plant in Inglewood, California. These plant workers are watching a lunchtime airshow.