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Past Photographs That Are Historically Significant and Also Quite Cool (20 pics)

Posted in Lifestyle » Retro   19 Sep 2013   / 21988 views

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The New York Times Writers, 1942

Canadian firefighters seal an oil well in Kuwait after Iraqi sabotage during the Gulf War, 1991

New York City, summer of 1969, start of the miniskirt era

Group of kids on the mean streets of Springfield, Massachusetss, by Lewis Wickes Hine. 1916

0.025 seconds after the first atom bomb detonation; code name Trinity. July 16, 1945, New Mexico USA

Torpedo shop at the Washington Navy Yard, circa 1917

An exhibition of flying machines, Paris 1909

Annette Kellerman promoted women’s right to wear a one-piece bathing suit like this circa 1907… She was arrested for indecency

This is how they prove London’s Double-decker buses are not a tipping hazard. (1933)

Inside a 1913 Drug Store

Brighton Swimming Club 1863

Vova Egorov, 15 Year Old Scout for the Red Army. WWII, April 1942

A lion riding in the sidecar of a go-kart at a wall of death caveman circus carnival attraction at Revere Beach, Massachusetts, c. 1929

Mount Rushmore Before Carving

Customers at a London music store listen to the latest record releases in soundproof listening booths, 1955

Only confirmed photograph of Abraham Lincoln at Gettysburg, before giving his famous address, November 19, 1863

Högertrafikomläggningen, the day where traffic in Sweden switched from the left to the right side of the road 1967

Communist Party USA meeting in Chicago, 1939

The Last Kiss (WWII)

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