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The New York Times Writers, 1942

Canadian firefighters seal an oil well in Kuwait after Iraqi sabotage during the Gulf War, 1991

New York City, summer of 1969, start of the miniskirt era

Group of kids on the mean streets of Springfield, Massachusetss, by Lewis Wickes Hine. 1916

0.025 seconds after the first atom bomb detonation code name Trinity. July 16, 1945, New Mexico USA

Torpedo shop at the Washington Navy Yard, circa 1917

An exhibition of flying machines, Paris 1909

Annette Kellerman promoted womens right to wear a one-piece bathing suit like this circa 1907 She was arrested for indecency

This is how they prove Londons Double-decker buses are not a tipping hazard. 1933

Inside a 1913 Drug Store

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Very cool. Those trees are crazy big Phone Post 3.0
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Brighton Swimming Club 1863

Vova Egorov, 15 Year Old Scout for the Red Army. WWII, April 1942

A lion riding in the sidecar of a go-kart at a wall of death caveman circus carnival attraction at Revere Beach, Massachusetts, c. 1929

Mount Rushmore Before Carving

Customers at a London music store listen to the latest record releases in soundproof listening booths, 1955

Only confirmed photograph of Abraham Lincoln at Gettysburg, before giving his famous address, November 19, 1863

Communist Party USA meeting in Chicago, 1939

Communist Party USA meeting in Chicago, 1939

The Last Kiss WWII

ENIAC One of the most historic computers



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German flying ace, The Red Baron and his dog, 1916

Mark Twain inside the laboratory of Nikola Tesla, 1894

Armstrong post-moonwalk

Louis Armstrong plays for his wife in front of the Sphinx by the pyramids in Giza, 1961

Ruby Bridges, first african-american to attend a white elementary school in the South Nov. 14th, 1960

Soviet soldiers take a break to watch an acrobatic show on the march towards Berlin 1945

Hungarian Revolution of 1956

French Resistance member Georges Blind smiling in front of a German execution squad. October 1944

Bombs dropped on Kobe, Japan, 1945

Joseph and magda Goebbels on their wedding day. Best man- Adolf Hitler, 1931

Samurai ca. 1860-1880

"The Long Walk" British Army EOD Tech approaches a suspect device Date Unknown

Alerted by the smell of a broken bottle of liquor, Federal Agents inspect a "lumber truck". Los Angeles, 1926

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love these threads

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Jewish refugees, approaching allied soldiers, become aware that they have just been liberated, April, 1945

JFK and LBJ during the Cuban Missle Crisis, 1962

Powder Monkey on the USS New Hampshire, 1864

Abraham Lincoln and General George McClellan in the generals tent near Antietam battlefield October 3, 1862

Hitler looking at the Gustav Railway gun, 1942

The Kennedy trio in the mid 30s as teenagers John, Bobby and Teddy

9 Kings in Windsor Castle, May 20th, 1910

Douglas MacArthur signs formal surrender of Japan, 1945

Tereska, a child in a residence for disturbed children, grew up in a concentration camp. She drew a picture of "home" on the blackboard, Poland, 1948

Three Princeton students pose after the Freshman, Sophomore snowball fight. 1893. Princeton, NJ.

First picture ever taken in space, 1946

A Japanese family returning home from a relocation center camp in Hunt, Idaho on May 10, 1945

Prohibition- Alcohol barrels to be burned, 1924

The headquarters of Benito Mussolini and the Italian Fascist party in Italy, 1934

The first official riders in New York Citys first subway, 1904

Pyramid of captured German helmets, New York, 1918

A vac sealed sachet of one of the astronauts children during Apollo 11


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Would totally have sex with 1970's Hillary.

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Very in Phone Post 3.0
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Bruce Lee sparring with Ip Man, 1955

A bag-piper leads men out of the trenches during WWI

Congress of Freaks Baileys Circus 1924

First photo of a human being 1838

Wright Brothers Flight at Kittyhawk 1903

The Capitol dome in construction

First Cadillac dealership in New York

Building of the Eiffel Tower

Al capone and his son

The Muffin man in 1910 London

Girls deliver ice. Heavy work that formerly belonged to men only is being done by girls. The ice girls are delivering ice on a route and their work requires brawn as well as the patriotic ambition to help. 16th September 1918


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RMS Titanics propeller dwarfing its makers, 1911

Titanic survivors

Zeppelin over capitol

Charlie Chaplin in front of New York crowd, 1918

Pearl Harbor

German SS soldiers

Japanese Zero shot down

Dresden post bombing

Hitlers Bunker post invasion

WW2 Victory

Monk self-immolation


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hitler looks so beta in that pic, lol.

also who knew lincoln was a hipster?
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Awesome photos. Phone Post
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