User: verostein (reddit)
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Fourteen year old Mohawk and future Olympic gold medalist Waneek Horn-Miller cradling her younger sister after she herself was bayoneted in the chest by a Canadian soldier. Quebec, Oka Crisis, 26 September 1990.
An Undercover Police Officer apprehends a mugger on the New York Subway, 1985. Photo taken by Bruce Davidson.
An undercover police officer on duty. New York, Brooklyn, 1 July 1969.
A Babushka keeps the ears of her grandson warm as he takes an Oath of Enlistment for the Russian army. Volgograd, 1994. Photo taken by Nikolai Ignatiev.
A student protester gives the V for victory sign in front of Chinese soldiers of the PLA. Tiananmen square, 1 June 1989. Photo taken by Peter Charlesworth.
An outdoor hockey game in Sweden is cut short, 1959.
Navajo riders in the Canyon de Chelly, Arizona. 1904, photo taken by Edward Curtis.
Conrad O'Brien-ffrench greets a bear. Having spent his youth as a Mountie, surviving the First World War and serving as an MI6 agent in the Second World war, he was known to welcome danger. Banff National Park, 1950. Photo taken by Rosalie Ffrench.
Geologist Thomas Griffith Taylor and Meteorologist Charles Wright in the entrance of an ice grotto. Terra Nova Expedition, Ross Island, 5 January 1911. Photo taken by Herbert Ponting.
A German prisoner of war rebuilding Stalingrad, 1947.
German citizens celebrating their countries reunification, ending 45 years of division between east and west. Berlin, 3 October 1990.
Russian SVR agents armed with AKS-74U rifles in the Russian White House observe events below them. Russian constitutional crisis, Moscow, October 1993.
Ethnic Cambodian Guerilla fighter Danh Son Huol is carried to an improvised operating room in a mangrove swamp after he was wounded by American bombing. Ca Mau Peninsula, 15 September 1970. Photo taken by Vo Anh Khanh.
Soldiers of the Mackenzie-Papineau battalion of the XV International Brigade hold up their banner. They were Canadian volunteers who fought for the Second Spanish Republic. Spanish civil war, photo taken 1937-1938.
Nationalist Chinese troops with a captured Japanese flag. Winter Offensive, Kunlun Pass, Guangxi, 31 December 1939.
An atomic factory worker wearing a plastic suit walks past his more traditionally dressed peers. Britain, 18 December 1954.
Guests enjoy tea, pudding and cigarettes in the dining room of the Canadian Pacific Railways Palliser Hotel. Calgary, Alberta, late 1940s.
Brigader Yasub Dogar of the Pakistani ISI enjoying a drink while Soviet supply depots are destroyed in the background. Soviet-Afghan war, Gardez, 1979-1989.
Jarnail Singh Bhindranwale (center sitting) with armed Sikh militants in the Golden Temple, a few days before the Indian army stormed the complex killing him and the majority of his followers. Amritsar, Punjub, May 1984. Photo taken by Raghu Rai.
A German officer and an NCO wearing portable sound locating apparatus's to detect enemy aircraft. Western Front, 1917.
An American GI comforting a fellow soldier whose friend was recently killed in action. Korean war, Haktong-ni area, 28 August 1950. Photo taken by Al Chang.
Annual midnight swearing-in of Nazi SS troops. Feldherrnhalle, Munich, 1938. Photo taken by Hugo Jager.
Londoners enjoying themselves at a Christmas party in an underground shelter. The Blitz, 25 December 1940.
American Marines enjoying a can of fruit cocktail during a lull in the fighting. Vietnam war, Khe Sahn, 21 February 1968.
Activists spreading awareness of the Holodomor in Ukraine are attacked by Communist supporters and sympathizers. Chicago, 17 December 1933.
The first riders of the New York subway system on opening day. 27 October 1904.
Koryak men wearing traditional armour with bows. Jesup North Pacific Expedition, Siberia, 1901. Photo taken by Vladimir Jochelson.
A South Vietnamese woman crying over a plastic bag containing the remains of her husband, he was found in a mass grave of noncombatants murdered by Vietcong forces during the Tet Offensive. Vietnam, April 1969. Photo taken by Larry Barrows.
Louis Cameron (dead center squatting) and armed First Nations men protesting against the Canadian Government for better living conditions. Anicinabe Park Occupation, Ontario, July 1974.
Australian soldiers carrying Prime Minister Billy Hughes down George Street in triumph, after his return from the Paris Peace Conference. Sydney, Australia, 1919.
An aerial view from British Airship R.9 showing ships of the British Royal Navy in anchor. Firth of Forth, Scotland, 1916.
Russian soldiers in a Gaoliang field. Russo-Japanese war, 1904-1905. Photo taken by Prokudin-Gorsky.
Two tourists are driven out of the flowerbeds by an Elmer Fudd lookalike. Banff National Park, 1951. Photo taken by Bill Gibbons
A soldier of the Iranian Revolutionary Guard weeping beside the body of his brother, recently killed in combat. Kermanshah Province, Iran-Iraq war, 16 October 1980.
A soldier of the Eight Nation Alliance coerces a Chinese child into taking a photo with him. Boxer Rebellion, Beijing, 1900.
A survivor of the Nagasaki Atomic Bombing manages a grin. 10 August 1945, photo taken by Yōsuke Yamahata.
Iranian soldiers in combat with Iraqi troops. Iran-Iraq war, Battle of Khorramshahr, 1980.
President Ronald Reagan meeting with Afghan Mujahideen to discuss recent Soviet atrocities. Washington, 2 February 1983. Photo taken by Michael Evans.
A Nationalist Chinese soldier of the 29th Route Army taunting Imperial Japanese soldiers, he was gunned down moments later. Northern China, 1937.
A Filipino officer from the 20th Battalion Combat Team using an m1911 to crack open a cold one. Korean War, photo taken in 1951-1952.
Tourists atop the Great Pyramid of Giza take in the sights. Egypt, 1925. Photo taken by George Rinhart.
A German and Swiss soldier pose for a photo on the border. Jura Mountains, 1940.
An American veteran of the First World War confronts a member of the State Militia. Chicago race riot of 1919, July 27.
Film director Stanley Kubrick having a laugh on the set of Barry Lyndon. Ireland, 1973-1974.
An officer of the North West Mounted Police standing beside 'Swift Runner' on his execution day. He was a Plains Cree trapper who was convicted in the murder and cannibalism of his wife and five children. Fort Saskatchewan, Canada, 20 December 1879.
Argentine soldiers posing with a captured British flag. Falklands war, 2 April 1982.
Employees of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries pose for a photo. Dead center is Jiro Horikoshi chief engineer of the A6M Zero fighter. Japan, July 1937.
The reactions of discharged Imperial Japanese soldiers who served overseas upon their return home. Shinagawa Station, Tokyo, 1946. Photo taken by Tadahiko Hayashi.
Imperial Japanese troops using Nationalist Chinese Prisoners for bayonet practice. Nanking Massacre, December 1937 - January 1938.
A group of child soldiers stand at attention for the camera. First Sudanese Civil War, Sudan, 1955-1972.
East German border guard Konrad Schumann jumping over barbed wire to cross into West Germany. Berlin, 15 August 1961. Photo taken by Peter Leibing.
British police officer Sergeant Radford gives directions to First Sergeant Elco Bolton of the American army. Britain, 17 June 1942. Photo taken by Harrison Roberts.
Soviet soldiers confiscate grain from farmers. Holodomor, Novokrasne, Ukraine, 1932.
A South Vietnamese T-28 Trojan drops napalm on a Vietcong position. Vietnam war, 1 January 1962. Photo taken by Larry Barrows.
Soviet cosmonaut Svetlana Savitskaya performs the first spacewalk conducted by a female during docking of the Salyut 7 orbital space station, 25 July 1984.
A group of convicts sentenced to hard labor in Siberia by the Tsarist Government, 1885. Photo taken by George Kennan.
A Brazilian Miner at the Serra Pelada gold mine. Brazil, July 1985. Photo taken by Robert Nickelsberg.
An American Navy F-14A Tomcat flying over burning oil wells. Kuwait, Operation Desert Storm, 1 February 1991.
A German sailor aboard a naval ship off Tunisia, March 1943. Photo taken by Horst Grund.
A Canadian soldier standing sentry at a street corner, after Prime Minister Pierre Trudeau invoked the War Measures Act. October crisis, Montreal, 1970.
Imperial Japanese Naval Personnel celebrate the capture of the USS Wake. Shanghai, 8 December 1941.
Young workers at a Bibb Mill. Macron, Georgia, 19 January 1909.
Finnish sappers use a captured Soviet ROKS-2 flamethrower during a training exercise. Karelia, March 1943.
Imperial Japanese soldiers in front of the Buddha statue in the Shwethalyaung Temple. Burma, Bago, 1942.
German soldiers of the Waffen SS use fleeing civilians for target practice. Serbia, 1942.
Imperial Japanese soldiers guarding a group of Chinese refugees before their transfer to a concentration camp. China, December 1937.
An American soldier stands guard as oil wells burn in the far distance. Gulf War, Kuwait, 26 February 1991.
Japanese Emperor Hirohito and Empress Nagako escorted by Disneyland Ambassador Kathy Smith and Mickey Mouse during the royal couple's visit to Disneyland. Anaheim, California, 9 October 1975.
Portuguese soldiers pose in front of a torched hut belonging to suspected guerilla fighters. Angolan War of Independence, Angola, 1973.
Captured Italian tanks refitted for usage for the Australian 6th Cavalry Regiment. North African Campaign, Tobruk, 23 January 1941. Photo taken by Frank Hurley.
Australian troops charge a Ottoman trench. Dardanelles Campaign, Gallipoli, 1915.
Finnish pilots above Jämijärvi, on July 17, 1942.
American soldiers from the 347th Infantry Regiment line up for chow during a lull in the fighting. Battle of the Bulge, 13 January 1945.
Building of the railway through the White Pass trail. British Columbia, 1898.
The Imperial Japanese bombardment of the British gunboat HMS Peterel. Shanghai, 8 December 1941.
Bulgarian soldiers contest an Ottoman landing on the shores of the Sea of Marmara. First Balkan war, Battle of Bulair, 26 January 1913.
American Marine Corporal Richard Miller bargains with a Chinese civilian for a ride in his rickshaw. Burma, 30 September 1945. Photo taken by A.J. Gloss.
British sailors aboard HMS King George V in a que to receive their daily rum ration or 'tot'. Britain, 1914-1918.
A Finnish Reindeer battalion on the march. Jäniskoski, Finland, 20 February 1940.
Joy Cummings regarding one of four vandalized Cherry Blossom trees, cut down in retaliation for the recent Pearl Harbour attack. Washington, D.C, 10 December 1941.
Red Army Guards armed with PPSH-41 submachine guns pose with captured German firearms. Eastern Front, 1942.
Italian General Annibale Bergonzoli nicknamed 'Electric Whiskers' by his men, photographed in British captivity. North Africa, 1941.
An American soldier of the 40th Infantry Division wearing his gas mask while peeling onions. Camp Kearny, San Diego, California, March 1918.
Lifeboat men in Ireland, 1914.
The flag of the Kingdom of Hawaiʻi being lowered to signify the nations annexation into the United States. ʻIolani Palace, 12 August 1898. Photo taken by Frank Davey.
Prime Minister Lester B. Pearson shaking hands with University Student Jim Soni, who presented Pearson with a appeal supporting his proposal for the 'Pearson Pennnant' as the Canadian National Flag. The Great Flag Debate, Ottawa, May 1964.
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