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Amazingly Meaningful Photographs Taken over Time (21 pics)

Posted by Raya in Lifestyle » Retro   20 Aug 2013   / 18164 views

Bruce Lee sparring with Ip Man, 1955

A bag-piper leads men out of the trenches during WWI

Congress of Freaks – Baileys Circus (1924)

First photo of a human being 1838

Wright Brothers Flight at Kittyhawk 1903

The Capitol dome in construction

First Cadillac dealership in New York

Building of the Eiffel Tower

Al capone and his son

The Muffin man in 1910 London

Girls deliver ice. Heavy work that formerly belonged to men only is being done by girls. The ice girls are delivering ice on a route and their work requires brawn as well as the patriotic ambition to help. 16th September 1918

RMS Titanic’s propeller dwarfing it’s makers, 1911

Titanic survivors

Zeppelin over capitol

Charlie Chaplin in front of New York crowd, 1918

Pearl Harbor

German SS soldiers

Japanese Zero shot down

Dresden post bombing

Hitlers Bunker post invasion

WW2 Victory






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gigantes 3 year s ago MARK AS SPAM
#19 is easily one of the greatest photos i've ever seen. thank you, izismile and reddit.
       
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AMemoriam 3 year s ago MARK AS SPAM
I think #2 is a beautiful photo. Not necessarily the photo itself, but if you know the story behind it..
Last seconds of this man's life.
       
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#11 "patriotic ambition" does that even exist any more, or has it been replaced by "conform to government"?

#13 No wonder the Titanic sank, if other crucial parts of equipment were DRAWN ON, like this oar.
       














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