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Two women buying cocaine capsules from their dealer, the lookout is standing in the background, Berlin 1929
Las Vegas in 1906
A daguerreotype of a man being arrested in France in 1847. This is believed to be the first ever news photograph.
4.5 megabytes of data in 62,500 punched cards, USA, 1955
A young prisoner being tortured in a forced labor camp in Georgia in 1932 by being tied to a pickaxe handle
A Spanish police officer guards the wreckage of two Boeing 747 airliners that collided and burned on the runway of Tenerife Los Rodeos Airport in the Canary Islands on March 27, 1977, killing 583 people - the worst aviation disaster in history
Anti-aircraft fire at the Battle of Okinawa, March 1945. Photograph by W. Eugene Smith
A time exposure of violinist Jascha Heifitz playing with a light attached to the end of his bow, photographed by Gjon Mili in New York, 1952
Arctic explorer Peter Freuchen with his first wife Navarana Mequpaluk ca. 1912. Freuchen was once trapped in ice for 30 hours and escaped by making a chisel out of his own frozen feces. Not only that, he then amputated his frostbitten toes with pincers and a hammer
Salvador Dalí walking his pet anteater in Paris, 1969
Soldiers learning to walk again with artificial limbs in Pusan, Korea. January 23, 1952
British WWI troops at night carrying duckboards up to the front lines, Cambrai, France. January 12, 1917
Baxter Street Alley in New York City, 1888 - photograph by Jacob Riis
Participants in the Stanford Prison Experiment, August 1971
Two soldiers (Privates George H. Sumner and Peter Welsh) lie dead after a gunfight in front of a saloon in Hays, Kansas, 1873
The Golden Gate Bridge under construction, San Francisco, California, 1936
New York City Mayor William J. Gaynor moments after being shot in the throat in an attempted assassination, August 9, 1910
Project engineers demonstrating the cantilever principles of the Forth Bridge in Scotland, 1887
"Aunt Fanny's Cabin" an Atlanta, Georgia plantation-themed restaurant that, as recently as the 1980s, featured young African-American "menu boys" with sign boards hung around their necks who would dance and announce the menu
Burying the dead after the Wounded Knee Massacre, 1891
Nine kings at the funeral of King Edward VII, photographed on 20 May 1910
Night spear fishing in Hawaii, 1948. Fishermen made torches out of kukui nuts wrapped in leaves on top of a lamaku, a large torch made out of the midrib of a coconut leaf.
Gertrude Ederle entering the water on August 6, 1926 at Cap Gris-Nez, France on her way to becoming the first woman to swim the English Channel (her time was 14 hours 31 minutes)
Illegal alcohol being sold in Berlin, Germany - May 1929
The first and last (so far!) photographs taken by humans on the moon, 1969 and 1972
The execution of Ruth Snyder on January 12, 1928 - this is first photograph of an execution by electric chair
"The Gadget", the first nuclear bomb detonated at the Trinity test site in Alamogordo, New Mexico on July 16, 1945
The first known photograph of a member of the British Royal Family - Prince Albert in 1842
US Marine rocket-launching trucks in action on Iwo Jima, February 28, 1945
Manuel Granero Valls being fatally gored by a bull during a bullfight in Madrid, Spain, May 7, 1922
Reeds being harvested on the Norfolk Broads, England, 1886
The Berlin Wall at Bernauer Straße, West Berlin, 1967
President Theodore Roosevelt visiting Atlanta, Georgia in 1905
A boxing match on board the USS Oregon, 1897
A photograph taken during a night bombing raid on Hamburg, Germany, July 24-25, 1943
The canals of Venice, Italy being drained and cleaned, 1956
Tracer ammunition being fired from Bren guns over the heads of troops crossing a lake in collapsible boats, during a night exercise at Llanberis in Wales, 7 May 1942
B-26 Marauder bomber, hit by ground-based anti-aircraft fire, crashing over Toulon, France, 24 Nov 1943.
The first ever rocket launched at Cape Canaveral, July 24, 1950. The "RTV-G-4 Bumper" rocket was used to study problems pertaining to two-stage, high-speed rockets.
Drivers and Mules in a coal mine in Gary, West Virginia, September 1908
An Ibo soldier in Biafra during the Nigerian Civil War, April 1968 - photograph by Don McCullin
Ernst Kurt Lisso, the Deputy Mayor of Leipzig, and his family after committing suicide by cyanide to avoid capture by US troops, April 18, 1945
Orlando, Florida 1904 (the Hotel San Juan on Orange Avenue)
Alfred Hitchcock on the set of the film Blackmail with actress Anny Ondra, 1929
Artillery shells from a single day of Allied creeping bombardment of German lines along the Somme, 1916
The navigator-plotter of the Victor B.1 XH928 at RAF Cottesmore, England seen in position through the window of the visual bomb aiming position, June 1959
Praying at the Western Wall in Jerusalem, 1870
Survivor of the Irish Potato Famine photographed by photographer John Gregory Crace in 1853
Eugène Weidmann, the last person to be publicly executed by guillotine, being led by the trunk that would be used to transport his body, June 17, 1939 in Versailles, France. He had been convicted of six murders.
In honor of Thanksgiving - a picture from the first Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade - November 27, 1924
Suffragette Dora Thewlis arrested for being part of a plan to break into the Houses of Parliament, London, March 20, 1907
Molson family brewery after the Great Fire of 1852, Montreal, Canada
The so-called "magic bullet" from the John F. Kennedy assassination. This is the bullet that went through JFK's throat and then continued through the body and wrist of Governor John Connally who was sitting in front of the president.
John Lennon and Ringo Starr looking over the set for the Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band album cover shoot, March 1967
"Frigate Bird" nuclear explosion on May 6, 1962 seen through the periscope of the USS Carbonero off Johnson Atoll, approximately 30 miles from the explosion
Ghandahar Gate in Herat, Afghanistan, 1933
Maurice Tillet, a French professional wrestler aka "The French Angel" in 1945. Tillet is rumored to have been the inspiration for Shrek.
Famous architects dressed as their buildings, 1931 - L-R: A. Stewart Walker (Fuller Bldg), Leonard Schultze (Waldorf-Astoria), Ely Jacques Kahn (Squibb Bldg), William Van Alen (Chrysler Bldg), Ralph Walker (1 Wall Street), D.E.Ward (Metropolitan Twr), Joseph Freelander (Museum of New York)
Willie Mae Bragg, the first prisoner to be executed using a portable electric chair - Lucedale, Mississippi on October 11, 1941
The Statue of Liberty under construction, 1884
Graf Zeppelin over Jerusalem, 1931
Railroad yards. Atlanta. Georgia. 1864
The Seven Sutherland Sisters, a family circus sideshow act renowned for their combined 37 feet of hair, ca. 1884
Jack Johnson defeating Jim Jeffries to retain the world heavyweight boxing championship in Reno, Nevada - July 4, 1910
A fender stamping press at the Ford Motor Company River Rouge plant, Dearborn Michigan in 1927
Bathing Beauty Pageant at Huntington Beach, California, 1925
An American B-25 bomber of the 90th Bomb Squadron of the 3rd Bomb Group attacks a Japanese ship near the Cape Gloucester, Papua New Guinea, July 28, 1943
President-elect Dwight Eisenhower and family celebrating Thanksgiving, 1952
A dragon balloon at the 13th Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in New York City, 1937
Celebrating the Battle of St. George's Caye Day in Belize City, Belize, September 10, 1923
Plaza de la Victoria, Buenos Aires, Argentina 1854
A movie being shot on the roof of Lubin Studios in Philadelphia, 1899
The schooner Tripolitania run aground at the entrance to Pentawan Harbor in the Scilly Isles, Cornwall UK, March 1903
A man about to be executed by cannon in Shiraz, Iran ca. 1890
A young Adolf Hitler in the crowd gathered in Munich's Odeonsplatz on August 2 1914 to cheer the declaration of war on Russia
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