Goodbye sailor.

"The Last Kiss" WWII - Departure of the “Amerigo Vespucci” Egypt, 1963 - Who is the photographer?

bathing suit pizza party

In early suffragettes often donned a bathing suit and ate pizza in large groups to annoy men.it was a custom at the time… (what really? I want to hang out with my girls in my bathing suit and eat pizza)

In 1967, Katherine Switzer became the first woman to run the Boston Marathon. There were many contestants that were unhappy about it. The race organizer even tried to stop her mid-race.

Kathrine Switzer was the first woman to run the Boston marathon. After realizing that a woman was running, race organizer went after Switzer shouting. However, other male runners provided a protective shield during the entire marathon.

Nov. 25, 1963. This picture will remain a silent strong reminder of the terrible event of Nov. 1963.

One of the most iconic images in American history: On Nov. 1963 ~ his third birthday ~ John Kennedy Jr. salutes the casket of his father, President John F. Kennedy, who was assassinated three days earlier.

Cerrahi Arşivi

Vintage medical photo with Vincenz Czerny and Dr. Levi Cooper Lane in surgical amphitheater at Cooper Medical College by Stanford Medical History Center.

Now that's a parking solution

Vertical parking, This was an “elevator garage” in Chicago, 33 W. It held up to 48 cars. Workers simply drove into the elevator car, parked in their sky-high slots, then walked along the fire escape to their offices.

Michigan circa 1890s. "Logging a big load."

This picture was taken in the and shows a group of loggers hauling a heavy load. It is hard to even picture how they got the logs stacked that high. It is also hard to imagine how they keep it from tipping over. Not to mention the poor horses!

Niagara Falls Without Water! From June to November 1969 the American Falls were dewatered, being sent over the Horseshoe Falls or diverted to the Robert Moses generating plant's upriver intakes. This enabled Canadian and US power companies and the US Army Corps of Engineers to do on-the-spot inspections and take aerial photos of the river bed's rock formation as part of a plan to reduce erosion to the Falls.

Niagara falls without water as seen in 1969

Dry Niagra falls in 1969 - in July a team of Engineers managed to divert the flow of water from Niagara River away from the American half of the Niagara Falls for several months with an.

Famous Sailor Kissing Nurse Photo ~ by Alfred Eisenstaedt, Time Life Magazine, Aug 14, 1945

When a Kiss Isn't Just a Kiss

All Time FAVORITE photo-hanging in my room! Alfred Eisenstaedt’s image of a sailor kissing a nurse in Times Square on V-J Day in 1945

Historical Pictures

Historic photographs from around the world…

Funny pictures about Historic photographs from around the world. Oh, and cool pics about Historic photographs from around the world. Also, Historic photographs from around the world.

Judy Garland on set of The Wizard of Oz.

Three “munchkins” and Judy Garland take a break from filming “The Wizard of Oz” 1939 — via William Forsche.

Protestant husband and Catholic wife. Wanted to be united in death. Done.

Graves of a Catholic woman and her Protestant husband, who were not allowed to be buried together. Roermond, NL, 1888 Kind of pathetic and sweet. They should have purchased grave lots at a municipal cemetery.

"Do you realize the magnitude of the miracle?” Three men who stood in the same line in Auschwitz have nearly consecutive numbers: From left, Menachem Shulovitz, 80, bears B14594; Anshel Udd Sharezky, 81, was B14595; and Jacob Zabetzky, 83, was B14597. “We were strangers standing in line in Auschwitz, we all survived different paths of hell, and we met in Israel,” Mr. Sharezky said. "We stand here together now after 65 years."

A Tattoo to Remember

“Three men who stood in the same line in Auschwitz have nearly consecutive numbers: From left, Menachem Shulovitz, bears Anshel Udd Sharezky, was and Jacob Zabetzky, was “We were strangers standing in line in.

In 1967, Kathrine Switzer was the first woman to run the Boston marathon. After realizing that a woman was running, race organizer Jock Semple went after Switzer shouting, “Get the hell out of my race and give me those numbers.” However, Switzer’s boyfriend and other male runners provided a protective shield during the entire marathon. The photographs taken of the incident made world headlines, and Kathrine later won the NYC marathon with a time of 3:07:29.

In Kathrine Switzer was the first woman to run the Boston marathon. After realizing that a woman was running, race organizer Jock Semple went after Switzer shouting, “Get the hell out of my race and give me those numbers.

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