User: kraanwater (reddit)
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Before the war many poor Dutch families lived in sod houses. Drenthe, the Netherlands, 1936.
Female resistance fighters meet in the Nam Can forest, wearing masks to hide their identities from one another in case of capture and interrogation. Vietnam, 1972
German soldiers taken captive by an inmate of a concentration camp. 1945 location unknown.
Archaeologists study a colossal Olmec stone head in La Venta, Mexico, 1947.
Sir Malcolm Campbell and his entourage tow the Bluebird racing car onto the Utah salt flats on 3 September 1935.
Breaker boys, child labourers who separated impurities from coal, playing a game of pick up football with the tipple in the background. Pennsylvania, early 1900s.
Paul Neal 'Red' Adair, oil well firefighter. Kuwait, 1991.
Horses struggle to reach the beach after having launched a lifeboat into the sea. Unfortunately the horses did not make it. Ameland, the Netherlands, August, 14, 1977
German brothel in a former synagogue. France, Brest, summer 1940.
Home defence troops are forced to interrupt their Christmas pantomime to respond to a coastal alert near Gravesend, England, at the height of the Blitz. 1940
The bobbed Indian hill climb. Location unknown. Date, probably 1950s.
Two days after the L.A riots began, actor Edward James Olmos uses a dumpster and broom in an effort to start cleaning up in South Central Los Angeles. May 1, 1992
Lieutenant Jack Reynolds gives 'the two fingers' to a grinning German camera man as he is captured near Arnhem, the Netherlands. September 1944.
Child soldier in an oil drenched swamp during the Iran-Iraq War. Probably in the area of Basra, 1982 - 1988.
Elvis Presley with girlfriend Linda Thompson at the Hilton Hotel in Cincinnati, Ohio. March 21, 1976.
Queue to the first McDonalds in Moscow, 31st January 1990.
Pope John Paul II visits Mehmet Ali Ağca in his prison cell. Mehmet tried to assassinate Pope John Paul II in St. Peter's Square in 1981. Italy, Rome, 1983.
Training of class 6, Underwater Demolition Team, during hell week. 1951.
A newspaper vendor watches a dogfight over London, while keeping a tally of RAF and Luftwaffe losses. September 1940.
Japanese children, visiting a Tokyo department store try out toy jeeps bearing the slogan 'Kilroy was here'. Japan 1947
Malcolm X, murdered in 1965, and Faisal bin Abdulaziz Al Saud. Faisal ended slavery in Saudi Arabia in 1962, and was King of Saudi Arabia from 1964 until he got murdered by his nephew in 1975. Saudi Arabia 1964
British airborne troops moving through a shell-damaged house in Oosterbeek near Arnhem, the Netherlands during Operation ‘Market Garden’ 23 September 1944.
A craftsman prepares a cylinder for a barrel organ. Germany, 1929.
Priests from Ghana, after leading a catholic church service in Volendam, the Netherlands. 1950
Pfc. John L. Lewis showing off his good luck tokens, a heart royal flush, during the Battle of Khe Sanh/February 1968.
Pigs in Gross Rosen concentration camp. Probably around 1944.
A Dallas policeman holds up the rifle used to kill President John F. Kennedy on Nov. 22, 1963.
A Soviet ship uses a water cannon against a Chinese fisherman on the Ussuri River. May six, 1969.
DuPont worker Steve Czekalinski & family, from Cleveland OH, with their food for one year (cost $1300). Life Magazine, 19. 19 November 1951
Soviet Marines from the 2nd Separate Brigade of the Baltic Fleet. In the foreground – Marine sergeant Granovsky Nikolai (killed in action February 2, 1944) Photo taken in 1941, probably in the Leningrad area.
The Rev. Sun Myung Moon, right, with his wife, Hak Ja Han, married 2,075 couples at Madison Square Garden in 1982.
German soldiers practise their 'goose-step'. Germany, 1937.
Police patrol during the Pasadena Centennial Parade in 1986.
Observation balloon. Verdun, 1916.
Dutch tv presenter Henk ter Lingen during the live broadcast of the Apollo11 lunar landing. The Netherlands, Hilversum. July, 1969.
Black entertainers, 1925, Berlin.
His royal highness prince Bernhard of the Netherlands, at the opening of the laboratory of the Petten nuclear reactor, the Netherlands, 1964. The prince is the one not wearing any eye protection.
M.C. Escher, Baarn, Netherlands. 1960s.
Women under hair dryers getting hair styled in beauty salon at Saks Fifth Ave. Department Store. 1950s
Street fights between government troops and revolutionary guards in Berlin, in September 1919.
Early steam operated merry-go-round. Blackfoot, Idaho, 1905.
Chicago police charging demonstrators during the 1968 DNC.
Forty-niner panning for gold at the American River in California, 1850.
Arthur Conan Doyle's spirit photo. England, 1922
Saudi soldiers fighting their way into the Ka'aba underground beneath the Grand Mosque of Mecca, 1979.
Acting as his own attorney, Caryl Chessman successfully avoided eight execution deadlines. In the end, Chessman was convicted under a loosely interpreted "Little Lindbergh law". California, 1960.
Tex Avery, drawing, and producer Fred Quimby at MGM, 1950s.
12-year-old male twins undergoing anthropometric study by Otmar Freiherr von Verschuer. Germany, Berlin. 1943 (probably)
Bullfighter Ignacio Sánchez Mejías mourns the death of matador de toros José Gómez Ortega, in the sick bay of the Talavera de la Reina Arena in Toledo, Spain, May 16, 1920.
German soldiers salute a Swiss guard, Vatican. Somewhere during WWII.
Ocean disposal of radioactive waste by Rijnborg Dumpship whilst Greenpeace tries to prevent it. North Atlantic 1982.
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