Displaying 1 - 50 of 88 photos from 1971:

Japanese student protest, Zenkyoto (全学共闘会議) with bamboo spears and their iconic helmets / near Tokyoís Hibiya Park / Oct. 21, 1971 /
In front of St Margaret’s hospital, Darlinghurst, Australia, a nun runs to get medical attention for a young boy who had consumed his mother’s prescription medication. Photo by Mervyn Bishop, 1971
1971, A Little Boy Running Away From Injection , Terrified of Being Vaccinated Against Cholera at a Refugee Camp Outside Calcutta,India
American soldier John Kerry, spokesman for the VVAW (Vietnam Veterans Against the War), speaks to the press at an outdoor event in Washington D.C., April 21, 1971.
Chevrolet Vega being loaded on a rail car, specially designed to vertically transport 30 per car. 1971
Actress Tippi Hedren playing in the pool with her pet lion, Neil (1971)
A policeman breaks a soccer fan's glasses, Belfast, 1971
Margaret Trudeau, Pat Nixon, and four month old Justin Trudeau in the White House - April 1971
Hunter S. Thompson and Oscar Zeta Acosta at Caesar’s Palace, 1971
Frank Herbert signing copies of Dune, the best-selling Sci-Fi novel of all-time, 1971
50 years ago today, at the end of their second EVA (extravehicular activity), the Apollo 15 astronauts set up an American flag on the Moon, 1971. A crossbar at the top gives the flag the appearance of flying in the wind.
Mao Tse Tung wearing a “Poncho de Huaso”, typical clothing from the Central Zone of Chile. Next to the Chilean ambassador in the Soviet Union, Guillermo del Pedregal. 1971
Soldiers from the Indian Army, at a sign saying „Welcome to 'What Was' Pakistan, By Courtesy The Golden Hawk” on the border of India and East Pakistan. During the Bangladesh Liberation War and Indo-Pakistan War of 1971, photo c. December 1971.
U.S. soldier Varnado Simpson arrives to testify at the trial of William Calley, who is charged with massacring hundreds of civilians in Vietnam. Simpson never testified to avoid implicating himself. He later confessed to killing at least 20 civilians, including children, Georgia, 1971 .
A female IRA volunteer with her AR18 'Armalite'. West Belfast Ireland. 1971.
Circumcision was used by Pakistani soldiers to identify whether men were Hindus or not during Bangladesh’s War of Independence, 1971.
50 years ago today, Disney World officially opened with the Magic Kingdom theme park in Orlando, Florida on October 1, 1971. The opening helped revolutionized the theme park industry in the Orlando area.
Participants of the infamous Stanford Prison Experiment. Volunteers were assigned to be either "guards" or "prisoners" by the flip of a coin, in a mock prison. 1971
A policeman restrains a Schoolchildren outside County Hall in Lambeth, where schoolchildren were demonstrating in support of the demands put forward by the Schools Action Union, in 1971
My Dad, a combat medic, in the Vietnam War after a brutal night when North Vietnamese attacked their fire support base (1971)
Soviet soldier. USSR, 1971
The hippies and the nuns - Goa, India 1971.
March 1, 1971, The Weather Underground set off a bomb in the US Capitol building
Queen Elizabeth II and Japanese Emperor Hirohito, ride a carriage from Victoria Station to Buckingham Palace. London, England (1971)
A nurse from British charity War on Want attempts to vaccinate a terrified boy against cholera during an outbreak of the disease at a refugee camp outside Kolkata during the Bangladesh Liberation War, June 1971.
Syd Barrett, founder and original frontman of Pink Floyd, 1971, a year before his complete withdrawal from the music industry.
Child waiting for his parents to come home. Glasgow tenement, 1971.
The Leg Beauty Contest in Moda, İstanbul, Turkey (1971)
50 years ago today, astronauts Shepard and Mitchell landed on the moon with Apollo 14, 1971
A 14-year-old Osama bin Laden (far right) with friends during his study in Oxford, 1971.
Men drink from "oversized" drinking glasses during the heatwave in Paris; Photo: Keystone Photo Agency; France - Paris, 1971
George H.W. Bush with daughter Dorothy, at home in 1971
Queen Elizabeth II riding in a carriage to Buckingham Palace with Emperor Hirohito in 1971.
Three Soviet cosmonauts died in biggest accident in Soviet space history, 30-June-1971
Steve McQueen helmet camera at 1971 Le Mans
Lieutenant General Amir Abdullah Khan of the Pakistan Army, singing the surrender of all East Pakistani Army forces, under the direction of Lt. General Jagjit Singh Arora of the Indian Army, alongside Bangladesh Mukti Bahini forces, in Dacca, East Pakistan on December 16th, 1971.
The First Foam Finger, 1971
President Richard Nixon escorts his daughter Tricia down the aisle at her wedding to Nixon aide Edward Cox in the Rose Garden of the White House, Washington DC, June 12, 1971.
Miss NASA 1971 and the Apollo 8 space capsule at what is now called the Glenn Research Center, Ohio
Student of the General university of Hanoi saying farewell to their family, teacher and classmate before enlisting for the army, Hanoi 1971
Women training to take part in Bangladeshi Libaration War. Somewhere in 1971
Then-Governor Jimmy Carter & daughter Amy holding lion cubs with then-Lt. Governor Lester Maddox in Atlanta, Sep 29, 1971. The cubs' names are Peanut & Pickrick. Carter had famously been a peanut farmer, and Maddox had famously shuttered his diner, The Pickrick, rather than integrate
A soldier of the North Vietnamese army letting a marine from the South Vietnamese army drink from his canteen during Operation Lam Son 719. Laos 1971
Daniel Ellsberg talking to the media after revealing himself as the source of the leaked Pentagon Papers. 1971. .
Today in 1971, due to a nationwide rail workers strike, nineteen Ringling Brothers and Barnum Bailey Circus elephants, a zebra, a llama and a pony stranded in South Kearny were marched through the Lincoln Tunnel to Madison Square Garden. More than a thousand spectators gathered to watch
Irving Penn - Man in White, Woman in Black. Morocco, 1971.
Field Marshal 'Sam' Manekshaw meeting a Gorkha Regiment soldier prior the 1971 war, many believe this is when he said, "If you see a helpless Bangladeshi woman, just know that Sam is watching you." He said this to prevent the harassment of Bangladeshi refugees as soon as the war broke out.
Muhammad Ali taunting Joe Frazier at Frazier's training headquarters in Philadelphia, ahead of their world heavyweight title fight, 1971.
Anti-war protesters march outside of the Justice Department in Washington, D.C. (April 30th, 1971)
NASA's Apollo 15 astronaut with the first Lunar Roving Vehicle (LRV) on the Moon (1971)
best photos you will ever see
for the map obsessed
log your aails
boater's atlas
boat atlas