Some Amazing Historic Moments

Photographs provided an intense and dramatic change in our perception of history. These amazing photos will make you feel as if you were right there while the historic moment was being photographed. Although both books as well as paintings have documentations of history from a long time back, but photos can make you feel realistic about them. Photos can create an impression in a viewer’s mind which theories or word of mouth cannot as they are far more faithful than books and paintings. In this link you will be able to view photos of some great historic moments, some which are quite shocking while some will make you gasp in disbelief!
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#1 Austrian Boy Receives New Shoes During WWII

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#2 Race Organizers Attempt To Stop Kathrine Switzer From Competing In The Boston Marathon. She Became The First Woman To Finish The Race, 1967

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#3 The Unbroken Seal On Tutankhamun’s Tomb, 1922 (3,245 Years Untouched)

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#4 A Lone Man Refusing To Do The Nazi Salute, 1936

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#5 Nikola Tesla Sitting In His Laboratory With His “Magnifying Transmitter”

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#6 The Graves Of A Catholic Woman And Her Protestant Husband, Holland, 1888

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#7 Painting The Eiffel Tower, 1932

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#8 First Morning After Sweden Changed From Driving On The Left Side To Driving On The Right, 1967

Image credit: Jan Collsiöö
#9 Unknown Soldier In Vietnam, 1965

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#10 Annette Kellerman Promotes Women’s Right To Wear A Fitted One-piece Bathing Suit, 1907. She Was Arrested For Indecency

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#11 106-year-old Armenian Woman Guards Home, 1990

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#12 Albert Einstein, Summer 1939 Nassau Point, Long Island, Ny

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#13 The Last Known Photo Of The Titanic Above Water, 1912

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#14 Animals Being Used As Part Of Medical Therapy, 1956

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#15 The Kiss Of Life – A Utility Worker Giving Mouth-to-mouth To Co-worker After He Contacted A High Voltage Wire, 1967

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#16 Grotto In An Iceberg, Photographed During The British Antarctic Expedition, 5 Jan 1911.

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#17 Painter Of The Brooklyn Bridge,1914

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#18 Disneyland Employee Cafeteria In 1961

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#19 Massive Crowds Gather For The First Woodstock, 1969

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#20 The Beatles Play For 18 People In The Aldershot Club, December 1961. They Were To Become Superstars In One And A Half Year.

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#21 The First Ever Underground Train Journey, Edgware Road Station, London, 1862

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#22 Woman With A Gas-resistant Pram, England, 1938

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#23 Elvis In The Army, 1958

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#24 Customers At A London Music Store, 1955

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#25 Baby Cages Used To Ensure That Children Get Enough Sunlight And Fresh Air When Living In An Apartment Building, 1937

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#26 Measuring Bathing Suits, If They Were Too Short, Women Would Be Fined, 1920’s

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#27 Salvador Dali Kisses The Hand Of Raquel Welch After Finishing His Famous Portrait Of Her, 1965

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#28 The Real Winnie The Pooh And Christopher Robin, 1927

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#29 Women Delivering Ice, 1918

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#30 Hannah Stilley, Born 1746, Photographed In 1840. Probably The Earliest Born Individual Captured On Film

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#31 Little Girl With Her Doll Sitting In The Ruins Of Her Bombed Home, London, 1940

#32 Georges Blind, A Member Of The French Resistance, Smiling At A German Firing Squad, 1944

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#33 “wait For Me Daddy,” By Claude P. Dettloff In New Westminster, Canada, October 1, 1940

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#34 Audrey Hepburn Shopping With Her Pet Deer “ip” In Beverly Hills, Ca, 1958

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#35 The First 5 Mbyte Hard Disk Loaded To A Panam Plane, 1956

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#36 View From The Top On The Opening Day Of The Empire State Building, 1931

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#37 Newspaper Boy Ned Parfett Sells Copies Of The Evening Paper Bearing News Of Titanic’s Sinking The Night Before, April 16, 1912

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#38 African Americans Protest Against The War In Vietnam During The Harlem Peace March, 1967

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#39 Three Men Run In The Marathon At The First Modern Olympic Games, 1896

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#40 Harley Davidson’s First Factory, 1903

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