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Chronophotographic study of a man as he pole vaults, early 1890s. The... News Photo1890-1899,Activity,Adults Only,Archival,Athlete,Chronophotography,Full Length,Image,Long Exposure,Males,Men,Men's Field Event,One Man Only,One Person,Photograph,Pole,Pole Vault,Position,Research,Science and Technology,Sepia Toned,Sport,Sports Clothing,Sports Equipment,Sportsman,Track And FieldPhotographer Collection: Premium Archive 2007 Getty ImagesChronophotographic study of a man as he pole vaults, early 1890s. The image features 11 exposures that show the man's body and pole position during each phase of the physical activity of pole vaulting. (Photo by Etienne-Jules Marey/George Eastman House/Getty Images)