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1. When both sides of the English channel tunnel first met 1990 TheCrippledGiraffe 100 reddit
2. The wives of the astronauts on the Apollo 8 mission at the moment they heard their husbands voices from orbit, 1968 DillyDylan 100 reddit
3. Inside of an Airplane in 1930 BunyipPouch 100 reddit
4. Lyndon B. Johnson yelling at the pilots of a nearby plane to cut their engines so that John F. Kennedy could speak as Kennedy is seen trying to calm him down. Taken during the 1960 presidential campaign in Amarillo, Texas. Kornichon 100 reddit
5. Portrait of arctic explorer Peter Freuchen and his wife, fashion illustrator Dagmar Cohn, 1947 alohasnafu 100 reddit
6. Only one of two photographs in existence of the US Supreme Court in session. Cameras are forbidden in the Supreme Court, but this photograph was taken by a young woman who concealed her small camera in her handbag, cutting a hole through which the lens peeped, 1937. ILoveLamp9 100 reddit
7. Ruth Lee, a hostess at a Chinese restaurant, flies a Chinese flag so she isn’t mistaken for Japanese when she sunbathes on her days off in Miami, in the wake of the attack on Pearl Harbor, Dec. 15, 1941 HeartlessBitchLOL 99 reddit
8. David Isom, 19, broke the color line in a segregated pool in Florida on June 8, 1958, which resulted in officials closing the facility. Scaulbylausis 98 reddit
9. Richard Nixon waves goodbye as he boards a helicopter after resigning the presidency earlier that day. (Aug. 9, 1974) Reddit__PI 97 reddit
10. Young Angela Merkel having a Schnaps with fishermen on the island of Rügen during her first MP campain in summer 1990 phomb 97 reddit
11. 18-year-old Keshia Thomas protects a fallen man, believed to be associated with the Ku Klux Klan from an angry mob of anti-clan protestors. Ann Arbor, Michigan USA. 1996 By Mark Brunner OIFVet303 97 reddit
12. Russian inmate points an identifying and accusing finger at a Nazi guard who was especially cruel towards the prisoners in Buchenwald camp. Colorized. scoopbh 97 reddit
13. An American soldier cradles a wounded Japanese boy and shelters him from the rain in the cockpit of an airplane during the Battle of Saipan while waiting to transport the youngster to a field hospital. July, 1944. RyanSmith 96 reddit
14. German fraternity mirror selfie (1912) shefoundnow 96 reddit
15. Wedding bands that were removed from holocaust victims before they were executed RogerDat143 96 reddit
16. Doodles created by future sultan Mehmed the Conqueror, aged 10 at the time. Year:1442 xamza1608 96 reddit
17. A unknown man during the Great Depression, 1932. OIFVet303 95 reddit
18. Women protesting forced Hijab days after the revolution, Iran, 1979 SPP_382 95 reddit
19. Lt. Col. Robert Stirm, is greeted by his family, returning home after more than five years as a prisoner of war in North Vietnam. 1973 domenicocavasso 95 reddit
20. 18 year-old Muhammad Ali stands alone at the 1960 Rome Olympics Mike_August 95 reddit
21. The Obama's on their wedding day, 1992. ASAmd 94 reddit
22. Private James Hendrix of the 101st Airborne, playing guitar at Fort Campbell Kentucky in 1962 Grown_Man_Poops 94 reddit
23. A "maternity package" granted to mother's of low income by the Finnish state, 1939, Silkkiuikku 94 reddit
24. A man arrested for cross-dressing emerging from a police van, New York, 1939 Geeglio 94 reddit
25. Moscow celebrates victory over Nazi Germany. May 9th, 1945. synternia 93 reddit
26. Troops of the Eight-Nation Alliance in 1900. Left to right: Britain, United States, Australia,India, Germany, France, Russia, Italy, Japan domenicocavasso 93 reddit
27. Taken in 1843, the oldest known original photo of a US President (John Quincy Adams) was recently rediscovered. vrgr23 93 reddit
28. The real Lawrence of Arabia (Thomas Edward Lawrence) - 1918 colorized jecinci 93 reddit
29. A hired reader reads to cigar makers hard at work in Cuban cigar factory (ca. 1900-1910). Because many cigar factory employees were illiterate lectors were hired to read novels, poetry, nonfiction works, and newspapers determined by consensus. Meunderwears 93 reddit
30. Belgium coal miners crammed into a coal mine elevator, coming up after a day of work, circa 1900. bennymate 92 reddit
31. Anti-Apartheid protesters sprayed with a water cannon shooting purple dye to mark the demonstrators for arrest. South Africa, 1989. domenicocavasso 92 reddit
32. Swimmers at a Las Vegas hotel watch a mushroom cloud from an atomic test 75 miles away, 1953 plong42 92 reddit
33. 16 year-old Princess Elizabeth being introduced to officers of her regiment in 1942. obsession-wearer 92 reddit
34. A Forgotten Age of Open-air Schools in the Netherlands, 1957. . will_twerk_4_jezus 92 reddit
35. Burlington Mayor Bernie Sanders picks up trash on his own in a public park after being elected in 1981, his first electoral victory forbiddenhistory 92 reddit
36. December 5, 1933: the day when nationwide alcohol ban was repealed deusXYX 92 reddit
37. A Group of Samurai in front of Egypt's Sphinx, 1864 Avian81 92 reddit
38. These twins toddlers on a Russian street are so well protected against the cold that they look like penguins, 1968. ASAmd 92 reddit
39. A Japanese family returning home from an internment camp find their home and garage vandalized in Seattle, Washington 1945. TragicDonut 92 reddit
40. A look at the Twin Towers in New York City on the since-demolished West Side Highway in the late 1970s. An NYPD car is also in view Knollsit 92 reddit
41. Nazi Rally being held at the "Cathedral of Light" in Nuremberg. Designed by Albert Speer, the "cathedral" actually consisted of 152 anti-aircraft searchlights, at intervals of 12 metres, aimed skyward to create a series of vertical bars surrounding the audience. 1930's. vienna95 92 reddit
42. Flamingos huddled together in the bathroom at Miami Zoo during Hurricane Andrew (August 24, 1992) Reddit__PI 91 reddit
43. Soviet sailors stand on the stern of an Akula-class nuclear-powered ballistic missile submarine (1986). Meunderwears 91 reddit
44. Hitler declares war on the United States - 11th December 1941 electricp0ww0w 91 reddit
45. A Ukrainian-American family celebrates the death of Stalin, 1953 AccessTheMainframe 91 reddit
46. Before the creation of the EPA, New York was one of America's most polluted cities (1966) potatopigs 91 reddit
47. The final moments of a Japanese Dive Bomber, 1945. KinleyMark 91 reddit
48. Fall of the Berlin Wall, November 1989. domenicocavasso 91 reddit
49. The Adams Family 1964 Caesar100 91 reddit
50. A rare look behind the clockface of the Big Ben, ca. 1920. marinamaral 91 reddit
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