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Miscellaneous History Photos

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A lion rides in the sidecar during a performance of The Wall of Death carnival
attraction at Revere Beach, Massachusetts in 1929.

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The Kennedy family leave the funeral of John F. Kennedy in 1963.

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Construction of Hoover Dam in 1934.

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Dinosaurs are transported on the Hudson River to the 1964 World’s Fair.

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Future presidents Bill Clinton and George Bush with Governor George Wallace at a BBQ in 1983.

 

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Children for sale in Chicago, 1948.  Some parents sold their children due to poverty.

 

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Survivors of the Titanic are taken on board the Carpathia in 1912.

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Anastasia shares a smoke with her father, Tsar Nicholas II two years before their assassination in 1916.

 

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Washington-Hoover Airport which was demolished in 1941.  This is where the Pentagon stands today.

 

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Native American couple, Situwuka and Katkwachsnea in 1912.

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Medical students pose with a cadaver around 1890.UV2uY7xSix year-old Arthur Conan-Doyle in 1865.

 

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Ham the chimp returns to Earth following his historic 16 minute space flight in 1961

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An iceberg photographed in 1912 bearing an unmistakable mark of black and red paint.  It is believed that this is the iceberg that sank the Titanic.

 

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3 comments on “Miscellaneous History Photos

  1. andy1076
    October 7, 2013

    Selling children, wow. The depression really brought definition to desperation, That’s a priceless capture of titanic’s survivors, could you just imagine what must of been in their minds going onto another boat? wow!

    Like

  2. renxkyoko
    October 7, 2013

    Super interesting ! ! !

    Like

  3. I HAVE A VOICE
    October 8, 2013

    Captivating ! Never seen these!

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