History Photos Are Always So Exciting (41 pics)

Posted in PICDUMPS       13 Apr 2018       7177       1

An Arab woman wearing a traditional face mask in Muscat, Oman in 1905.

A female firefighter in London, England in 1926.

A restaurant in California, US in 1920.

A woman shows off a cane thats also a flask in Chicago, US in 1922 during prohibition.

A woman shows how strong she is in Germany in 1920.

A teacher wearing a ghost costume for Halloween in the US in 1905.

An executioner awaits being called upon in the Congo in 1923.

A woman using a specialized hair dryer in the US in the 1930s.

Circus performer Elsa Satiro posing for a promo shot in the US in 1920.

Exhausted contestants hold each other up during a dance marathon in the US in 1938. You would be eliminated if your knees touch the floor.

A couple playing a game in Korea in 1911.

Possibly the largest camera ever made by the J.A. Anderson Company to capture a complete photograph of the Chicago & Alton Railway's train with all of its cars outside Chicago, US in 1900.

An actress poses in character for a poster to advertise a play in Russia in 1901.

A family from Burma is given directions from a police officer in London in 1935.

Students using abacuses to learn math in Japan in 1920.

Heavyweight champion Primo Carnera 'sparring' with Jo-Jo the kangaroo in Atlantic City, US in 1933.

A man prepares to test his flying bike invention in Italy in 1895.

The Kaufmann Troupe of trick cyclists in Germany in 1900.

The Goodwin Brothers in blackface advertising their song and dance routine in the US in 1899.

Bedouin women in traditional head coverings in Palestine in 1904.

Black showgirls in feline costumes in NYC, US in 1922. They performed at white only clubs.


Women firefighters putting a fire escape in place in London, England in 1916. They were able to vote 2 years later.

A kickboxing fight takes place in front of royalty in Thailand in 1925.

Police question a woman in Haiti in 1914.

Marilyn Monroe performing for thousands of troops in Korea.
A Ukrainian-American family celebrates the death of Stalin.
German women lining up for inspection.
The last lifeboats from the Titanic, April 15th, 1912
Alcohol elimination during Prohibition, 1920s
Al Capone on a fishing trip, March 7th, 1931
Pearl Harbor during and after the bombing, December 7th, 1941

Woodstock, August 16th, 1969

Bonnie and Clyde’s car after a trap in Bienville, Louisiana, May 24th, 1934

Michael Jackson and Paul McCartney, December 19th, 1983

The first automobile by Carl Benz, 1886

The world’s first World Cup in history, Uruguay, July, 1930

Hugh Hefner the year he founded Playboy, USA, 1953

Mickey Rourke’s victory, May 23rd, 1991

A camera of one of the inventors of photography constructed by Giroux Alphonse, 1839

Andy Warhol with Joan Collins and Pele

Beverly Hills, April, 1985 / New York, July, 1977

Alfred Hitchcock’s Psycho shooting, 1960


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ZombieDarwin 2 year s ago
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