28 Must See Historical Photos

A picture is worth 1,000 words, especially when it’s from our past.

Rare, Historic Photographs

 

1.)  An advertisement for Atabrine, an anti-malaria drug – 1941
Atabrine Malaria Advertisement ~ 28 Historical Must See Photos

 

2.) Colorized photo of George Armstrong Custer and some of his fellow soldiers during the American Civil War
Gen. Custer Civil War ~ 28 Historical Must See Photos

 

3.) A maintenance crew loads 5 megabytes of memory into a Pan am Aircraft – 1956
Pam Am Computer Memory ~ 28 Rare Historical Photos You Must See

 

4.) Notorious drug lord Pablo Escobar and his son in front of the White House – 1980’s.
Drug Lord Pablo Escobar at the White House ~ 28 Rare Historical Photos You Must See

 

5.) During the Apollo 16 mission, astronaut Charles Duke left a family photo that was enclosed in a plastic bag
on the moon
Family Photo on the Moon ~ 28 Rare Historical Photos You Must See

 

6.) A 23-year-old John Wayne on the set of “The Big Trail” – 1930
A Young 23-year-old John Wayne ~ 28 Rare Historical Photos You Must See

 

7.) Adolf Hitler’s pants after the assassination attempt at the Wolf’s Lair. Rastenburg, East Prussia – 1944
Hitler's Pants after failed assassination attempt ~ 28 Rare Historical Photos You Must See

 

8.) On July 22, 1941, a woman who lived on the second floor of Merwedeplein 39, Amsterdam, celebrated her wedding. Looking on from the balcony next door, was a 12-year-old Anne Frank. This is the only existing film footage of Anne.
Only known film footage of Anne Frank ~ 28 Rare Historical Photos You Must See

 

9.) The Beatles walking the other way – an outtake from the Abbey Road album cover shoot
Beatles Abbey Road, walking the other direction ~ 28 Rare Historical Photos You Must See

 

10.) Mom and son in Las Vegas watching the mushroom cloud after an atomic test – 1953
Mom & Son watching nuclear bomb test ~ 28 Rare Historical Photos You Must See

 

11.) Afghan women, pre-Taliban, had access to careers, education, and public spaces. By the mid-90s, employment and education of women over the age of eight was outlawed
Afghan women in record store, pre-Taliban ~ 28 Rare Historical Photos You Must See

 

12.) Gandhi in London, at the age of 18, working as a Barrister – 1888
18-year-old Gandhi ~ 28 Rare Historical Photos You Must See

 

13.) Hitler in the crowd at Odeonplatz during the mobilization of the German army during World War I – Munich, August 2, 1914
Young Hitler ~ 28 Rare Historical Photos You Must See

 

14.) A police officer judges an ankle competition in London – 1930
Ankle Beauty Contest, London ~ 28 Rare Historical Photos You Must See

 

15.) The original Ronald McDonald Clown – 1963
The First Ronald McDonald ~ 28 Rare Historical Photos You Must See

 

16.) Osama Bin Laden (right) with Judo mates
Osama Bin Laden in Judo Class ~ 28 Rare Historical Photos You Must See

 

17.) United States Border Patrol trying to drag a fugitive across the US border to keep him from escaping to Mexico – 1920
Fugitive as U.S. & Mexico Border ~ 28 Historical Must See Photos

 

18.) Salvador Dali walking his pet anteater – 1969
Salvador Dali walking his pet anteater ~ 28 Historical Must See Photos

 

19.) 106-year old Armenian woman protecting her home with an AK-47 – 1990
106-year-old Armenian woman guarding her home ~ 28 Historical Must See Photos

 

20.) Cameramen shooting and recording the lion roar for the MGM logo
Filming the MGM Lion for Credits ~ 28 Historical Must See Photos

 

21.) Disneyland Employee Cafeteria – 1961
Disneyland Employee Cafeteria, 1961 ~ 28 Historical Must See Photos

 

22.) The only known photograph of Abraham Lincoln at Gettysburg
Abe Lincoln at Gettysburg ~ 28 Historical Must See Photos

 

23.) Cow hooves shoes used by Moonshiners in the Prohibition days to disguise their footprints – 1922
Moonshine cow hoove shoes to disguise their footptints ~ 28 Historical Must See Photos

 

24.) Bruce Lee, at age 18, he was so good at dancing that he won a competition to become the Cha-Cha Champion of Hong Kong
Bruce Lee, Hong Kong Cha Cha Champion ~ 28 Historical Must See Photos

 

25.) Jewish refugees, approaching allied soldiers, become aware that they have just been liberated – April 1945
freed-jews-suprise-histoic-rare-photos

 

26.) Pre-concussion rule days, a man tests a prototype football helmet – 1912
Football Helmet Testing, 1912 ~ 28 Historical Must See Photos

 

27.) Jimi Hendrix driving a dune buggy with an unidentified woman – October 6, 1968
Jimi Hendrix Dune Buggy Ride ~ 28 Historical Must See Photos

 

28.) The headquarters of Benito Mussolini and the Italian Fascist party in Italy – 1934

Mussolini's Italian Fascists Headquarters 1934 ~ 28 Historical Must See Photos

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