Berlin wall being torn down

Berlin Wall - then, and now.

Berlin Wall comes down- November 9,1989

An East German soldier helping a boy cross the newly formed ‘Berlin Wall,’ 1961. The boy was found on the opposite side of the wall from his family. Despite given orders by the East German government to let no one pass, the soldier helped the boy through the barbwire.

Berlin November 9th 1989.

Berlin, Germany. Plates outside of homes say the names of the Jewish families that lived there and at which camp they died.

November 9, 1989, Berlin, Germany. The wall.

"Harold Whittles hears for the first time ever after a doctor places an earpiece in his left ear."

the twin towers on 9/11.

Celebration on Wall Street upon the news of Germany’s surrender and the end of World War I. Armistice Day, 1918.

Civil war soldier at 11 years of age.

Bringing down the Berlin Wall (1989).

West German girls chat with their grandparents in East Germany, separated from them by an early version of the Berlin Wall.

May 15, 1940 – McDonald's opens its first restaurant in San Bernardino, California.

Jess Owens Wins Gold In Nazi Germany

First Black women to vote in Ettrick, Virginia, 1920 These women, left to right, are Eva Conner, Evie Carpenter, Odelle Green, Virginia Mary Branch, Anna Lindsay, Edna Colson, Edwina Wright, Johnella Frazer, and Nannie Nichols,

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This last known picture of Hitler was taken approximately two days prior to his death as he stands outside his Berlin bunker entrance surveying the devastating bomb damage. With Germany lying in ruins after six years of war, and with defeat imminent, Hitler decided to take his own life. But before doing so, he married Eva Braun and then penned his last will and testament. The next day in the afternoon on April 30, 1945 Braun and Hitler’ entered his living room to end their lives.

Winston Churchill--slim, young, and no cigar. ( in his officer’s uniform, age 21, 1895.)