A Few Interesting Photos from History

2 Feb 2015


1

Halftime at the very first Super Bowl – Len Dawson, Kansas City Chiefs QB – 1967


2

Gilbert’s Surgical Amphitheater, Medical Class and Staff, 1910


3

Jackie Kennedy kisses the casket of JFK in the Capitol rotunda. Nov. 24, 1963


4

“Equipment carried by a parachutist radio operator”, ca.1940’s


5

Secret Service agents walk on both sides of President Theodore Roosevelt’s carriage during his inauguration on March 4, 1905. He was the first President to be provided Secret Service Protection


6

During the 1900’s indigenous people were brought in to be put on display at entertainment venues


7

Construction of the Berlin wall, 1961


8

A young girl who had just escaped from East Germany


9

This is how it was done in Montana 1901


10

"French soldier walking in a trench in devastated terrain of the Somme.", 1916


11

Mahatma Gandhi’s worldly possessions. ca 1948


12

Cheyenne woman (Oklahoma – c. 1890-1904)


13

Navajo medicine man (Southwest U.S. – 1904)


14

Zeppelin over The Pyramids (1931)


15

WWII — B-17 bomber under construction (Seattle, Washington – Dec 1942)


16

Ancient Roman ruins of the Temple of Jupiter (Baalbeck, Lebanon c. 1870-1885)


17

The 140-kiloton Chagan nuclear test, Soviet Union, 1965

Hiroshima’s" Little Boy" – 13-18-kiloton, Nagasaki’s "Fat Man" 20-22-kiloton


18

Paula Hitler, younger sister of Adolf, arrested and interrogated by US intelligence officers. Germany. July 12, 1945


19

A young bodybuilder enjoys Oktoberfest with a friend in 1967, Munich, West Germany


20

A Ringling Brothers Circus elephant walks out of a train car as young children watch in the Bronx railroad yard in New York City, April 1, 1963


21

1940. The 7.Panzer-Division in France


22

The Hindenburg above New York City- May 6, 1937


23

Training activist not to react to provocation, Civil strike, Core group, Virginia, 1960 by Eve Arnold


24

Shipwrecked survivors of HMAS Armidale clinging to a raft and waving at a Catalina flying boat. Unable to land on violent waters, the survivors were not seen again after this photograph was taken. Coast of East Timor, December 8, 1942


25

Ty Cobb "sliding" into home – 1920


26

Slave Cells (Alexandria, Virginia c. 1865)

Photograph shows interior view of a slave pen, showing the doors of cells where the slaves were held before being sold. Building address: 1315 Duke Street, Alexandria, VA.


27

A woman disguised as a war refugee is exposed as a Gestapo Informer. Dessau, Germany, 1945



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