Just nominated the current lead for deletion as copyvio, so I'd better plan a replacement....
http://www.loc.gov/pictures/related/?fi=name&q=%CA%BBAbd%20al-Ghaff%C4%81r%2C%20al-Sayyid%2C%20Physician%20of%20Meccahttp://www.loc.gov/pictures/resource/jpd.00036/?co=jpdhttp://www.loc.gov/pictures/resource/cph.3f06265/ Gasoline Alley File:Ballo-death of Riccardo-1861.jpg
http://www.loc.gov/pictures/resource/cph.3g13287/ Fantastic photograph of the Lusitania.
http://www.loc.gov/pictures/item/cwp2003002731/pp/ or http://www.loc.gov/pictures/item/cwp2003002730/pp/ [Geo. Freakin' Geo.]
http://www.loc.gov/pictures/item/cwp2003000894/pp/ http://www.loc.gov/pictures/item/cwp2003000895/pp /http://www.loc.gov/pictures/item/cwp2003000897/pp/ and http://www.loc.gov/pictures/item/cwp2003000896/pp/ - rare examples of contemporaneous photos of ACW battles.