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Kuva: Punkaharju Saimaa 1903 (oik.); Perm Gorki 1910 (vas.) Sergei Prokudin-Gorski, Prokudin-Gorskii Collection, Library of Congress.

Library books floating down a street during the Great Flood of Paris, 1910.

Atlantic City, New Jersey, circa 1910

9 Facts About Coca-Cola's History That'll Make You Go "Whoa"

Cocaine was removed from the drink in 1903. 9 Facts About Coca-Cola’s History That’ll Make You Go "Whoa" Nina Leen//Time Life Pictures / Getty Images / Via en.wikipedia.org

Grand Duke Sergei Alexandrovich-Uncle to Nicholas II, the last Tsar of Russia

The first Ferris wheel by George Ferris. Build by George Ferris and sometimes known as The Chicago Wheel, it opened to the public on June 21, 1893, at the World's Columbian Exposition in Chicago, Illinois.

The face of an NHL goalie before masks became standard game equipment...

Jacob Riis, New York, 1885

Charles Lindbergh and his dog in 1912...great photo!

Babies strapped in seats in 747 Jumbo jet enroute Clark AB to LAX. Photo: Robert Stinnett / Oakland Tribune, April 12, 1975. This was part of the orphan airlift, called “Operation Babylift” from Vietnam to the US that took place in 1975, primarily by World Airways. Via The Oakland Tribune Collection, the Oakland Museum of California