Princess Viktoria Luise and her groom Ernst Augustus III, Duke of Brunswick and Prince of Hanover, on their wedding day 24 May 1913. Their wedding, attended by the likes of George V of the UK and Nicholas II of Russia among others, was the one of the last great gatherings of European royalty before the Great War. The couple had 5 children, which included a queen.
1913 (24 May) Princess Victoria Louise of Prussia and Prince Ernst August of Hanover by Sandau
FDR, Harry Hopkins, Edward Stettinius and Molotov at Saki Airport, Russia enroute to Yalta. February 3, 1945.
Cleveland welcomes LBJ! -from the LBJ Library, Photo ID 12-18-WH64. 10/8/64.
On 2 July 1942, most of the children of Lidice, a small village in what was then Czechoslovakia, were handed over to the Łódź Gestapo office. Those 82 children were then transported to the extermination camp at Chełmno 70 kilometers away. There they were gassed to death. This remarkable sculpture by by Marie Uchytilová commemorates them.
"Glassworks. Midnight. Location: Indiana" 1908 Photo
People sit on the curb amongst the confetti, tickertape and paper from the parade celebrating the end of WWII in NYC on VJ Day. August 14, 1...
Ich bin ein Berliner Thousands watch Kennedy give a speech on June 26, 1963, in West Berlin, Germany. Kennedy’s support of a democratic West Germany was central in the Cold War, a conflict that defined the Kennedy administration.
Photograph of Dwight and Mamie Eisenhower, 07/01/1955