Historical Photos That Go Beyond Our Knowledge (35 pics)

Posted in Picdumps       27 Dec 2017       12824      

Irish children jeer at British troops in Derry, Northern Ireland, 1972

Helen, an American Indian telephone and switchboard operator, Montana, 1925

French soldiers eat at a police station in Neuvilly after spending days in the trenches in heavy rain, 1915.

Muhammad Ali Vs. Cleveland Williams. Ali won the bout through a technical knockout in the third round, 1966

Nazi rally in the Cathedral of Light, 1937

Kurt Cobain having a smoke with Ronald McDonald in Singapore, 1992

North American B-25s are pictured flying past Mount Vesuvius in Italy as lava and ash spew from the top of the erupting volcano, 1944

Trench Warfare. Photo was taken by an official British Photographer during World War I,1917

Lt. Custer & Union Troops,1862 (colorized)

Ebony Magazine ran a feature called, “What They May Look Like In The Year 2000.” Here’s

Young Pioneers Defence, Leningrad, 1937

JFK’s funeral at the Capitol, November 1963

Mississippi’s First Interracial Couple, August 3, 1970

The Greensboro sit-ins. A series of nonviolent protests in Greensboro, North Carolina, 1960

Roza Georgiyevna Shanina was one of the best Soviet snipers, 1943

Men celebrating the end of prohibition, December 5, 1933

Ruth Lee, a hostess at a Chinese restaurant, flies a Chinese flag so she isn’t mistaken for Japanese when she sunbathes on her days off in Miami, Dec. 15, 1941 (Colorized)

Rally against Nazism in New York, Madison Square Garden, 1937

The first man to walk on the Moon — Neil Armstrong lights a cigar, March 1969

Thanksgiving on the frontline, World War 2 (colorized)

Winston Churchill and Charlie Chaplin on the set of City Lights, September 24, 1929 (colorized)

The crowd in Times Square, New York City celebrating the surrender of Germany, May 7th, 1945.

“Jewish Market” New York, Upper Eastside, 1895 (colored photo)

Hiroshima, before and after the atomic bombing on August 6th, 1945

A German World War I U-boat stranded on the south coast of England after the surrender, 1918

Portrait of a bride and groom; the hat is adorned with feathers for luck, Kraków, Poland.

View of Boston, the oldest surviving aerial photograph ever taken, October 13th, 1860

A girl trying to cut a sunbeam, 1886

This Chicago mother hides her face from cameras as she puts a “4 Children For Sale” in her front yard.

A Muslim woman covers the yellow star of her Jewish neighbor with her veil to protect her, Sarajevo, 1941.

The day of Reich’s veterans, 1939

Boy receiving a new pair of shoes at an orphanage in Austria, 1946

Hotel owner pouring acid in the pool while black people swim in it, California, 1964

Anne Frank’s father Otto, revisiting the attic where they hid from the Nazis, 1960

Captured flags of the defeated Third Reich being displayed during the victory parade in Red Square, Moscow, June 24, 1945

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