Sunbathers run for cover from a summer rain shower in Rio de Janiero, September 1962.Photograph by Winfield Parks, National Geographic

Sunbathers run for cover from a summer rain shower in Rio de Janiero, September 1962.
Photograph by Winfield Parks, National Geographic

French opera star Marthe Chenal sings Marseillaise during World War I in Alsace, France, November 1917.Photograph by Harriet Chalmers Adams, National Geographic

French opera star Marthe Chenal sings Marseillaise during World War I in Alsace, France, November 1917.Photograph by Harriet Chalmers Adams, National Geographic

Atlantic puffins in Maine, July 1943.Photograph by Cleveland P. Grant, National Geographic

Atlantic puffins in Maine, July 1943.Photograph by Cleveland P. Grant, National Geographic

Friends eat watermelon outside a beach cottage on a summer afternoon on Roanoke Island, North Carolina, 1955.Photograph by J. Baylor Roberts, National Geographic

Friends eat watermelon outside a beach cottage on a summer afternoon on Roanoke Island, North Carolina, 1955.Photograph by J. Baylor Roberts, National Geographic

A wrecked Zeppelin sits ashore in Mison, France, 1918.Photograph by Paul Thompson, National Geographic

A wrecked Zeppelin sits ashore in Mison, France, 1918.Photograph by Paul Thompson, National Geographic

Embracing the fjord, a dusk-dimmed Bergen laps against mountain walls, Norway, 1971Photograph by George F. Mobley, National Geographic

Embracing the fjord, a dusk-dimmed Bergen laps against mountain walls, Norway, 1971Photograph by George F. Mobley, National Geographic

Girls standing in water holding bunches of American Lotus, Amana, Iowa, November 1938.Photograph by J. Baylor Roberts, National Geographic

Girls standing in water holding bunches of American Lotus, Amana, Iowa, November 1938.Photograph by J. Baylor Roberts, National Geographic

Geometric patterns enliven a wall of an auditorium in Caracas, Venezuela, March 1963.Photograph by Thomas J. Abercrombie, National Geographic

Geometric patterns enliven a wall of an auditorium in Caracas, Venezuela, March 1963.Photograph by Thomas J. Abercrombie, National Geographic

A portrait of Sultan Qaboos bin Said bin Taimur in Muscat, Oman, September 1981.Photograph by Thomas J. Abercrombie, National Geographic

A portrait of Sultan Qaboos bin Said bin Taimur in Muscat, Oman, September 1981.Photograph by Thomas J. Abercrombie, National Geographic

Men observe the giant statues of Easter Island in Polynesia, December 1922.Photograph by J. P. Ault, National Geographic

Men observe the giant statues of Easter Island in Polynesia, December 1922.Photograph by J. P. Ault, National Geographic

Roaring out of Auyan-Tepui’s wall, a waterfall plummets over 3,000 feet in Venezuela, March 1963.Photograph by Thomas J. Abercrombie, National Geographic

Roaring out of Auyan-Tepui’s wall, a waterfall plummets over 3,000 feet in Venezuela, March 1963.Photograph by Thomas J. Abercrombie, National Geographic

A fortune teller displays her cards in Jemaa el Fna square in Marrakesh, Morocco, June 1971.Photograph by Thomas J. Abercrombie, National Geographic

A fortune teller displays her cards in Jemaa el Fna square in Marrakesh, Morocco, June 1971.Photograph by Thomas J. Abercrombie, National Geographic

A woman on a farmer’s shoulder emphasizes a corn crop’s height in Minnesota, 1916.Photograph by A. W. Thompson, National Geographic

A woman on a farmer’s shoulder emphasizes a corn crop’s height in Minnesota, 1916.Photograph by A. W. Thompson, National Geographic

People play in and around the water blocked off at Le Havre Beach in Normandy, France, 1936.Photograph by W. Robert Moore, National Geographic

People play in and around the water blocked off at Le Havre Beach in Normandy, France, 1936.Photograph by W. Robert Moore, National Geographic

Fireworks erupt in honor of the coronation of Iran’s Shah, March 1968.
Today is National Geographic Found’s one-year anniversary.
Here’s to a wonderful year filled with incredible and inspiring photographs from the past.Photograph by Winfield Parks, National Geographic

Fireworks erupt in honor of the coronation of Iran’s Shah, March 1968.

Today isĀ National Geographic Found’s one-year anniversary.

Here’s to a wonderful year filled with incredible and inspiring photographs from the past.Photograph by Winfield Parks, National Geographic