Photo Essays

Fall Travel News

This article originally appeared on Wallpaper*. Read the full list here. Read more on travel from Wallpaper*: Europe’s first Mondrian hotel opens in a historic...

10 of the Best Urban Hotels

This article originally appeared on Wallpaper*. Read the full list here. Read more on travel from Wallpaper*: Europe’s first Mondrian hotel opens in a historic...

Tough Guys: Faces of the NFL, 1938

In the fall of 1938, in the midst of the Great Depression, LIFE magazine published a feature on professional football titled, “Beefy Bruisers Make It Rival...

Lower Manhattan: Where New York Was Born

What can anyone say about New York City that has not already been expressed by Hart Crane, Woody Allen, Elizabeth Bishop, Federico García Lorca, Walt Whitman,...

Gang of New York: The Reapers, 1972

Forty years ago this week, LIFE magazine published an intimate and, for the time, remarkably even-handed article on the mounting problems associated with street...