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Re: The History Thread
« Reply #160 on: November 24, 2013, 08:21 »
World War II propaganda posters in Port Washington, New York, on July 8, 1942.


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Re: The History Thread
« Reply #161 on: November 27, 2013, 10:42 »
Nagasaki, 20 minutes after the atomic bombing, 1945


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Re: The History Thread
« Reply #162 on: November 28, 2013, 06:16 »
Georges Blind, a Member of the French Resistance, Smiling at a German Firing Squad. October 1944


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Re: The History Thread
« Reply #163 on: January 21, 2014, 05:31 »
A dinosaur being delivered to the Boston Museum of Science, 1984


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Re: The History Thread
« Reply #164 on: March 25, 2014, 11:50 »
The crew of Apollo 11 being addressed by President Nixon, as they wait in quarantine after returning from their historic mission to the Moon (24 July 1969)


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Re: The History Thread
« Reply #165 on: August 04, 2014, 10:04 »
Richard Nixon gives a thumbs-up after his resignation on August 9, 1974


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Re: The History Thread
« Reply #166 on: February 28, 2016, 05:01 »
German Panzerkampfwagen 38(t) tank neatly shot through the barrel - Belarus 1941


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Re: The History Thread
« Reply #167 on: February 28, 2016, 05:02 »
In the 1950's, Giant Marijuana Plants Grew All Over Brooklyn


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Re: The History Thread
« Reply #168 on: March 01, 2016, 06:30 »
The crew of Zuikaku salute as the flag is lowered on the listing carrier after an airstrike, and she ceases to be the flagship of the Imperial Japanese Navy. 25 October, 1944


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Re: The History Thread
« Reply #169 on: March 01, 2016, 06:31 »
American Railgun firing at German lines


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Re: The History Thread
« Reply #170 on: March 11, 2016, 04:34 »
Cow shoes used by moonshiners during Prohibition to disguise their footprints... circa 1922


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Re: The History Thread
« Reply #171 on: April 05, 2016, 07:00 »
The Hoover Dam under construction, c.1935


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Re: The History Thread
« Reply #172 on: June 07, 2017, 08:03 »
Women employees working on the nose assemblies of Douglas “Havoc” A-20 attack bombers. (1942)


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Re: The History Thread
« Reply #173 on: June 13, 2017, 05:16 »
The Beasts of Bergen-Belsen: Women SS guards


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Re: The History Thread
« Reply #174 on: June 28, 2017, 05:25 »
Fall of the Berlin Wall, November 1989


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Re: The History Thread
« Reply #175 on: August 25, 2017, 05:34 »
Students of the Moscow Institute of Physical Education at the Dynamo Stadium, USSR, 1930


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Re: The History Thread
« Reply #176 on: September 04, 2017, 05:33 »
Women protesting forced Hijab days after the revolution, Iran, 1979


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Re: The History Thread
« Reply #177 on: September 05, 2017, 06:35 »
A dinosaur being delivered to the Boston Museum of Science by helicopter in 1984


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Re: The History Thread
« Reply #178 on: September 12, 2017, 05:20 »
18 year-old Muhammad Ali stands alone at the 1960 Rome Olympics


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Re: The History Thread
« Reply #179 on: September 21, 2017, 06:38 »
A wheatfield in the heart of Manhattan, 1982