✶ Historical pic from early history of New York City ✶

That is one *brave* man, standing untethered atop the Woolworth Building, NYC, 1926

The construction of the Hoover Dam. Old Photos Taken from Important Moments in History (49 pics) - Picture #1 - Izismile.com

historicaltimes: “ Hoover Dam takes shape. Looking upstream from the Nevada rim, 24 February ”

Titanic Grand Staircase

32 Remarkable Photos of the Titanic - Page 19 of 32

Last known picture of Amelia Earhart: Old Photos Taken from Important Moments in History

Amelia Earhart prepares for her final flight in from which she never returned.

3- mile island nuclear disaster

Japan Nuclear Crisis Compared to Three Mile Island Disaster

The First Picture of a Person. Ever.

8 Ordinary Photos Hiding Mind-Blowing Details

Paris Boulevard du Temple - Daguerrotype's image, the first person photographed ever getting his shoes cleaned.

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Once You See These Rare Historical Photos, You’ll Never Forget Them, Especially #14

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Another, recently unearthed photo of the Tank Man incident, which shows a new angle of his act of protest, now at a distance. Tank Man can be seen through the trees on the left, and the tanks can be seen on the far right. Image by Terril Jones / AP

The great fire and earthquake san francisco 1906

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San-Francisco -fire-Sacramento Street, Looking Down Sacramento Street; this photo was taken on April It is the most famous photograph of the devastation caused by the great fire and earthquake. It was taken by Arnold Genthe on a borrowed camera.

In 1911, Bobby Leach survived a plunge over Niagara Falls in a steel barrel. Fourteen years later, in New Zealand, he slipped on an orange peel and died.

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In 1911 Bobby Leach survived a plunge over Niagara Falls in a steel barrel. Fourteen years later in New Zealand he slipped on an orange peel and died

September 18, 1929. "Mr. & Mrs. Lindbergh." Aviator Charles Lindbergh and Anne Morrow Lindbergh, four months after they married, at Bolling Field en route to South America. Charles, the pioneering aviator, was probably the most famous person in America at the time; Anne would become an accomplished aviator in her own right, as well as one of the best-selling writers of the 20th century.

Aviator Charles Lindbergh and Anne Morrow Lindbergh, four months after they married, at Bolling Field en route to South America (September via Shorpy

TITANIC.... the picture says it all

Titanic Returns to the Big Screen in 3-D

"Titanic Disaster Great Loss of Life": Newsboy Ned Parfett sells his papers in front of the White Star Line’s London offices, April

Helen Keller meets Charlie Chaplin in Hollywood in 1919.

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