Pearl Harbor  December 7th 1941

The wrecked destroyers USS Downes and USS Cassin in Drydock One at the Pearl Harbor Navy Yard, soon after the end of the Japanese air attack. Cassin has capsized against Downes.

The USS Oklahoma is pulled upright after capsizing due to damage during the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor Dec 7, 1941. 21 massive GE DC motors were anchored to the shore and cables strung to the ship. It took three months to pull the ship upright. It was beached, patched up and sold for scrap, but while being towed to the US, it developed a leak. Despite the efforts of the salvors, the ship settled and finally, after many hours, rolled over and sank.

The USS Oklahoma is pulled upright after capsizing due to damage during the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor Dec 21 massive GE DC motors were anchored to the shore and cables strung to the ship. It took three months to pull the ship upright.

Original design of Mount Rushmore / The presidents were to be depicted from head to waist, but the sculpture was scaled back due to insufficient funding.

Gutzon Borglum's model of Mt. Rushmore memorial-- Original design of Mount Rushmore / The presidents were to be depicted from head to waist, but the sculpture was scaled back due to insufficient funding.

Construction worker atop a very tall structure with no safety harness

Obviously this man has no fear of heights New York City Iron Worker

Sixty-five years ago - on December 7, 1941 - almost 400 Japanese planes attacked the U.S. naval base at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, bringing the United States into World War II. Description from worldalmanac.com. I searched for this on bing.com/images

World War II: December Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. Small boat rescues a seaman from the USS West Virginia. Note the two men in the superstructure. The USS Tennessee is inboard

À cause des bombardements, il y avait beaucoup des effets secondaires des deux bombes. Un effet très populaire qui a arriver beaucoup est que les «ombres» était laisser par les effets du radiation sur les humaines.

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The shadow of a Hiroshima victim, permanently etched into stone steps after the 1945 atomic bomb. The stone immediately behind the victim was shielded slightly. The rest got washed out by the radiation like when done gets bleached by the sun.

Naufrage du Titanic  (1912)

Docked in Southampton. April 1912 - Belfast to Southampton. April 1912 - Departs Southampton for Cherbourg. April 1912 - Arrives in Queenstown and then departs for New York City. The rest is history.

Mt. Rushmore - Between October 4, 1927, and October 31, 1941, Gutzon Borglum and 400 workers sculpted the colossal 60 foot (18 m) high carvings of U.S. presidents George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, Theodore Roosevelt, and Abraham Lincoln to represent the first 150 years of American history.

Mount Rushmore was started in It took 14 years and around 400 workers to finish the head carvings. The sculpture of Abraham Lincoln’s face got completed in

USS Indianapolis Lost During World War II is Discovered in the Pacific After 72 Years - An image shot from a remotely operated vehicle shows the bottom of an anchor clearly marked US Navy and Norfolk Navy Yard.

Lost World War II Ship Discovered In The Pacific After 72 Years

USS Indianapolis Lost During World War II is Discovered in the Pacific After 72 Years - An image shot from a remotely operated vehicle shows the bottom of an anchor clearly marked US Navy and Norfolk Navy Yard.

Incredible images reveal life of WWII British bomber

Incredible images reveal life of WWII British bomber

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