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Little House on the Prairie~The real Laura and Almanzo Wilder circa 1940 - laura-ingalls-wilder photo / one of my favorite shows back in the day.

Little House on the Prairie The real Laura and Almanzo Wilder circa 1940 - laura-ingalls-wilder photo

ome of Polands thousands of war orphans at the Catholic Orphanage in Lublin, on September where they are being cared for by the Polish Red Cross. Most of the clothing, as well as vitamins and medicines, are provided by the American Red Cross.

After the devastating World War II, 1945-1947 - Rare Historical Photos

At the end of the war, millions of people were dead and millions homeless, the European economy had collapsed, and much of the European industrial infrastructure had been destroyed. The…

Thich Quang Duc was born in 1897 and was a Vietnamese Buddhist monk. Malcolm Browne won a Pulitzer Prize for this photo, "The Burning Monk". This was a planned protest in Saigon, Vietnam by the monks against Buddhist persecution. Famous Photos, Iconic Photos, Epic Photos, Rare Photos, Photo Choc, World Press Photo, Rare Historical Photos, Vietnam War Photos, Rage Against The Machine

The burning monk, 1963 - Rare Historical Photos

In June of 1963, Vietnamese Mahayana Buddhist monk Thích Quang Duc burned himself to death at a busy intersection in Saigon. He was attempting to show that to fight all…

On this day 19 August 1944 this photograph was taken in Paris of 18 year old French Resistance fighter Simone Segouin with war name Nicole Minet. She had come from Chartres to help liberate the capital.

Simone Segouin, the 18 year old French Resistance fighter, 1944 - Rare Historical Photos

Members of the Resistance are photographed in the midst of battle against Germans. Her name was Simone Segouin, also known by her war name Nicole Minet.

August Landmesser, the man who refused to give the Nazi salute. In at the height of Nazism, this man refused to give the Nazi salute during the launch of a Navy ship in the shipyard in Hamburg where he worked. August Landmesser belonged to the. August Landmesser, Joe Masseria, Rare Historical Photos, Rare Photos, Vintage Photos, Iconic Photos, Amazing Photos, Nikola Tesla, World History

A lone man refusing to do the Nazi salute, 1936 - Rare Historical Photos

The photo was taken at the launch of a German army vessel in 1936, during a ceremony that was attended by Adolf Hitler himself. Within the picture a lone man…

“This 1946 photograph shows ENIAC (Electronic Numerical Integrator And Computer), the first general purpose electronic computer - a machine housed at the University of Pennsylvania.

After the devastating World War II, 1945-1947 - Rare Historical Photos

At the end of the war, millions of people were dead and millions homeless, the European economy had collapsed, and much of the European industrial infrastructure had been destroyed. The…

Bloody Saturday - a crying Chinese baby amid the bombed-out ruins of Shanghai's South Railway Station, 1937 - retro pin Chinese Babies, Rare Historical Photos, Iconic Photos, Shanghai, Countries, Japan, Retro, Baby, Okinawa Japan

Bloody Saturday - a crying Chinese baby amid the bombed-out ruins of Shanghai's South Railway Station, 1937 - Rare Historical Photos

"Bloody Saturday" - depicting a Chinese baby crying within the bombed-out ruins of Shanghai South Railway Station, the photograph became a symbol of the War.

: The Nanking Massacre was an episode of mass murder and mass rape committed by Japanese troops against the residents of Nanjing (Nanking), then the capital of the Republic of China, during the Second Sino-Japanese War. Nagasaki, Hiroshima, Shanghai, Fukushima, World History, World War Ii, Ww2 History, History Photos, Modern History

Bloody Saturday - a crying Chinese baby amid the bombed-out ruins of Shanghai's South Railway Station, 1937 - Rare Historical Photos

"Bloody Saturday" - depicting a Chinese baby crying within the bombed-out ruins of Shanghai South Railway Station, the photograph became a symbol of the War.

From 1981 to photographer Bud Glick worked on a photography project as part of the New York Chinatown History Project, depicting an older Chinatown generation being replaced by a rapidly expanding new influx of immigrants. German American Bund, Japanese American, Rare Historical Photos, Rare Photos, New York Chinatown, Columbus Park, Old Street, History Projects, Chinese New Year

New York City snapshots of Chinatown in the early 1980s - Rare Historical Photos

From 1981 to 1984, the photographer Bud Glick worked for the New York Chinatown History Project (NYCHP) — today the Museum of Chinese in America (MOCA) — capturing the lives…

From 1981 to photographer Bud Glick worked on a photography project as part of the New York Chinatown History Project, depicting an older Chinatown generation being replaced by a rapidly expanding new influx of immigrants. New York S, New York City, New York Chinatown, Columbus Park, Frankie And Johnny, Rare Historical Photos, Old Apartments, History Projects, New York

New York City snapshots of Chinatown in the early 1980s - Rare Historical Photos

From 1981 to 1984, the photographer Bud Glick worked for the New York Chinatown History Project (NYCHP) — today the Museum of Chinese in America (MOCA) — capturing the lives…

BBC disinformation and bigotry re.Israel -again."The BBC was condemned for an inaccurate report claiming the State of Israel was founded because Holocaust survivors had settled there."Reflecting a widely circulated anti Israel lie. Holocaust Memorial, Holocaust Survivors, Holocaust Unit, Buchenwald Concentration Camp, Arte Judaica, Haifa Israel, Rare Historical Photos, Jewish History, Israel History

After the devastating World War II, 1945-1947 - Rare Historical Photos

At the end of the war, millions of people were dead and millions homeless, the European economy had collapsed, and much of the European industrial infrastructure had been destroyed. The…

The new cemetery at Belsen Germany on March 28 1946 where 13000 people who died after Belsen Concentration Camp was liberated are buried. Nagasaki, Hiroshima, Rare Historical Photos, Historical Quotes, Fukushima, Bergen, Vietnam, Lest We Forget, Military History

After the devastating World War II, 1945-1947 - Rare Historical Photos

At the end of the war, millions of people were dead and millions homeless, the European economy had collapsed, and much of the European industrial infrastructure had been destroyed. The…

 US military authorities prepare to hang Dr Klaus Karl Schilling at Landsberg, Germany, on May In a Dachau war crimes trial he was convicted of using concentration camp prisoners for malaria experimentation. Nagasaki, Hiroshima, Anne Frank, Fukushima, World History, World War Ii, Ww2 History, Nuremberg Trials, Dramatic Photos

After the devastating World War II, 1945-1947 - Rare Historical Photos

At the end of the war, millions of people were dead and millions homeless, the European economy had collapsed, and much of the European industrial infrastructure had been destroyed. The…

 Army Air Force flies low over the crumbled ruins of what once was Hitler’s retreat at Berchtesgaden, Germany, on May Small and large bomb craters dot the grounds around the wreckage. P 47 Thunderbolt, Rare Historical Photos, Ww2 Photos, Ww2 Pictures, Rare Photos, History Online, Photo P, History Books, Ww2 History

After the devastating World War II, 1945-1947 - Rare Historical Photos

At the end of the war, millions of people were dead and millions homeless, the European economy had collapsed, and much of the European industrial infrastructure had been destroyed. The…

From 1981 to the photographer Bud Glick worked for the New York Chinatown History Project (NYCHP) — today the Museum of Chinese in America (MOCA) — capturing the lives of the neighborhood’s denizens. Rare Historical Photos, Rare Photos, Chinese American, American History, New York Chinatown, Frankie And Johnny, History Projects, School Photos, World Traveler

New York City snapshots of Chinatown in the early 1980s - Rare Historical Photos

From 1981 to 1984, the photographer Bud Glick worked for the New York Chinatown History Project (NYCHP) — today the Museum of Chinese in America (MOCA) — capturing the lives…