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1921


in 1921

at: (
34.05,-118.25
)
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1952

in 1952

his mechanics, and custom speedboat 'Crusader

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1890

in 1890

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1975


Fourteen white Europeans kneel before Ugandan President during a ceremony where the 14 pledged to take up arms for Uganda in Kampala, Uganda

at: (
0.3166,32.5833
)
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1945

in 1945

conducting air defense drills. Note the 40-mm quad mount atop #2 Turret and the deck mounted single 20-mm mounts. An air defense officer and lookout in the foreground are viewing the results

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1921

in 1921

prime minister of Greece and his wife Helena on their honeymoon, visiting the first Ostrich farm in America in Pasadena

at: (
34,-118
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1951

in 1951

Hart House, University of Toronto

at: (
43.7,-79.4
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1977

with
in 1977

mortal enemies only a couple of years ago, sharing a laugh

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1944


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1945


Norwegian Resistance sinks troopship SS Donau with timed mines.

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1930


while swinging on the swing in Aegean Ship

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1919

in 1919

landed his Caudron C-3 biplane on Galeries Lafayette’s rooftop

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1882

in 1882

on top of Mt. Washburn in Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming

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1914

in 1914

outside court after the killing of Franz Ferdinand and his wife

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1909

in 1909

Men standing under the RMS Mauretania in a Canadian Dry Dock

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1940

in 1940

Norwegian resistance fighter during World War II

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1939

with

and his son Gustav Adolf

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1912

in 1912

(Top row, center) at St. Mary’s Industrial School for Boys, Baltimore, Maryland

at: (
39.283,-76.616
)
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1901

in 1901

Smoke studies

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1920

in 1920

was a French actress and dancer who was the winner of the inaugural Miss France competition

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1994

in 1994

enters the Plaza Hotel with his supporters rallying around him

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1917

in 1917

taken during Operation Albion

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1914

in 1914

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1942


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in 1942

camouflaged with images of false buildings

at: (
55.75,37.6166
)
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1953


attends the mass funeral for 21 of the 151 victims of the Christmas Eve Tangiwai rail disaster in NZ

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1900

in 1900

at: (
45.5,-73.566
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1959

in 1959

at: (
55.75,37.6166
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1900

in 1900

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1924

with

awards the Medal of Honor to Henry Breault, the only enlisted submariner to ever receive such an honor after he bravely headed back into a stricken submarine to rescue his sleeping friend

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1968

with
in 1968

and Robert McNamara meeting in Cabinet room

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1967

in 1967

on the set of Valley of the Dolls

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1910

in 1910

the Dog Gipsy

at: (
44.497857,34.169186
)
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1924

with
in 1924

discoverers of insulin, University of Toronto

at: (
43.7,-79.4
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1940

in 1940

Republican Presidential candidate visits his home town during the election campaign

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1925

with
in 1925

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1962

in 1962

poses with his Cheetahs at the Jubilee Palace in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

at: (
8,38
)
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1954


A behind the scenes look at the iconic image of Marilyn Monroe standing over a subway grate

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1905

in 1905

Under-Secretary of State for the Colonies, Winston Churchill, on his way to the Houses of Parliament, London

at: (
51.5,-0.1333
)
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1961


The U.S. Navy aircraft carrier in formation with destroyers and aircraft of Anti-submarine Task Group Bravo, in the Mediterranean

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1901


at the Redman's Convention in Walker, Minnesota

at: (
36.133,-95.933
)
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1920

in 1920

and his jazz band

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1944


An allied aerial picture of the ongoing landings

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1947


A photograph of the returning Iowa-class battleship USS Wisconsin (BB-64) to the Norfolk Naval Base, Norfolk, Virginia

at: (
35.81,-78.65
)
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1940

with

studies reports of the action with Vice Admiral

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1850

in 1850

Daguerreotype of french sculptor

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1925

with
in 1925

at Happy Days Gold Mine California

at: (
34,-118
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796

in 796

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1941


by Edward Lynch

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1912

with
in 1912

receiving a "loving cup" from Margaret Brown for his rescue of Titanic survivors

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1966

in 1966

Reading His Work in Washington Square Park, NYC

at: (
40.666,-73.933
)
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1971

in 1971

ide receiver for the Detroit Lions, lies on the turf of Tiger Stadium after suffering a fatal heart attack

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1936

in 1936

under construction

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1966

in 1966

Six-Day War, Israeli general

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1960


presenting "The Thing" to the Security Council at the United Nation

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1963

with

game postponed because the players lost each other in the fog

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1887

in 1887

Short Tail Gang Corlears Hook NYC

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1934

in 1934

during the shooting of 'Triumph of the Will' in Nuremberg

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1943

in 1943

Двірець

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in 1943

Двірець.

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1961


at: (
55.75,37.6166
)
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1960

in 1960

18 year-old Muhammad Ali stands alone at the 1960 Rome Olympics

at: (
41.9,12.5
)
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1932

with
in 1932

German-built US Navy dirigible, over Manhattan

at: (
40.666,-73.933
)
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1945

in 1945

an Imperial Japanese Army general during World War II, after hearing the verdict of death by hanging

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1903

in 1903

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1969

in 1969

sitting in the cockpit of a Convair F-102 Delta Dagger

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1925

with
in 1925

Captain A. J. Hailey with his cat on the RMS Empress of Canada

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1935

in 1935

Manchu Princess and Japanese Spy, Unknown Location

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1914


after setting World record for 100-miles in 2 hr. 1½ min., Norton, Kansas

at: (
29.41,-98.5
)
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1961

with

and Lyndon Johnson watch the launch of Freedom 7 from the White House, carrying astronaut Alan Shepard, as he becomes the first American in space.

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1921

in 1921

the first African-American world heavyweight boxing champion

at: (
40.666,-73.933
)
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1929

with
in 1929

on the set of “City Lights”

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1918

in 1918

in "Shoulder Arms"

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1928

in 1928

Zeppelin flying over Cologne, Germany

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1924


King Victor Emanuel III of Italy inaugurates the Autoroute of the Lakes, the first autoroute in Europe

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1916

in 1916

WW1 Austro Hungarian Sergeant, 14th Gendarmerie Command

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1616

in 1616

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1895

in 1895

Nobel prize winner and inventor of the AGA oven, posing with his bik

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1984

in 1984

Jon plays with a ball

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1968


U.S. Navy aircraft carrier USS John F. Kennedy (CVA-67) underway in the Atlantic Ocean during her shakedown cruise between 2 November and 16 December

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1910

in 1910

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1965

in 1965

exercising

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1848

in 1848

stopped flowing for one day due to an ice jam

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1940

in 1940

playing with a part of his World's biggest collection of toy soldiers

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1960

in 1960

RIM-2 Terrier missile launcher aboard the Cleveland class light cruiser

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1903

in 1903

signs the Thanksgiving Proclamation

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1940

in 1940

The four-masted barque, Abraham Rydberg, a Swedish cargo carrying schoolship (skolskeppet) that trained sailors and officers, as she approached New York

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1966

in 1966

Smog obscures view of Chrysler Building from Empire State Building. Photo by Walter Albertin.

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1959

in 1959

Behind the Scenes

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1909


Engine start for Bleriot's flight across the Channel,

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1942

in 1942

King of Italy aboard battleship Littorio, winter

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1915

in 1915

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1901

in 1901

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1963

in 1963

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1971

with
in 1971

Chinese deputy foreign minister, laugh at the news that the UN General Assembly had passed Resolution 2758, recognising Chinese mainland as the only Chinese representative in the UN

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1910


sliding into third

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1914

with
in 1914

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1890

in 1890

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1978

in 1978

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1928

in 1928

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