More Historical Photos You've Probably Never Seen Before...
By | August 13, 2015
Some of these old historical pictures were just recently discovered. Some of them you haven't probably seen yet.
Enjoy this new collection of historical photos!
1. The attack on Pearl Harbor, photo taken from an attacking Japanese plane on December 7, 1941.
2. French soldier tied to a stake gets a drink from a fellow POW in 1917.
3. Washington, D.C.'s Union Station in 1910.
4. LAPD officers disguised as women to catch a purse snatcher in 1960.
5. The Statue of Liberty's torch parked in front of the western side of Madison Square in 1876.
6. Wounded soldier dictates a letter in 1917.
7. Dock workers in New York City in 1947.
8. Circus elephant helps unload cargos from train in 1948.
9. Mohandas Gandhi in 1893.
10. Easter Holiday, New York City in 1956.
11. Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania in 1940.
12. Eastern Kentucky in 1964.
13. The Statue of Liberty surrounded by scaffolding as workers apply finishing touches in Paris (1885).
14. 152 mm Howitzer battery fires during Belorussian Strategic Offensive Operation (1944).
15. Aftee the D-Day invasion, two boys watch from a hilltop as US soldiers drive through the town of St. Lo. France (1944).
16. Color image of the German Focke-Wulf Fw 190A-5 fighters, of Fighter Squadron JG54, during flight (1943).
17. A female Lebanese fighter, 1982.
18. One of the oldest photos of the Great Sphinx (1880).
19. Jimmy Page performing live with Led Zeppelin (1972).
20. Corporal Luther E. Boger of US 82nd Airborne Division reading a warning sign, Cologne, Germany (April 4, 1945).
21. A baby cries at a bombed train station in Shanghai, China 1937.
22. Woodstock's Opening Ceremony in Bethel, New York, August 14, 1969.
23. Chester E. Macduffee pictured next to his newly patented, 250-kilo diving suit, 1911.
24. A Matilda tank of the Australian 24th Armored Regiment on the Buin Road, Bougainville, 1945.
25. Ethnomusicologist Frances Densmore records the music of a Blackfoot chief onto a phonograph, 1916.
26. A napalm attack near American troops on patrol in South Vietnam, 1966)
27. Fritz, a TV celebrity bulldog, is shaved by a Californian barber, 1961.
28. Three German soldiers in body armors and gas masks demonstrate how to operate a 2cm Becker-Flugzeugkanone, an anti-aircraft gun, Western Front, 1918.
29. A US Marine about to enter a Vietcong tunnel, 1969.
30. A Panzer III tank crewman surrenders to an advancing British soldier during the Battle of El Alamein, 1942.
31. Bob Marley chilling on the beach with Miss World 1976 Cindy Breakspeare, mother of Damien Marley.
32. The Yale-Vassar Bike Race, 1952.
33. A German Tank almost falls off a wood Russian bridge, July 4, 1941.
34. The first armed airplane of the Serbian army, 1915.
35. Women welders at Lincoln Motor Company, 1918.
36. Times Square in 1922.
37. The dedication of the Washington Monument in 1885.
38. Race official Jock Semple pushes Kathy Switzer off the road after she joins the Boston Marathon, which at the time was for men runners only. Seen in the picture pushing Jock away was Kathy's boyfriend. 1967.
39. The first human x-ray taken by Wilhelm Roentgen in 1896. The image is of his wife's hand. Roentgen was the recipient of the first Nobel Prize for Physics in 1901.
40. The Great Alaskan Earthquake of 1964.
41. Trapeze mining in Bonne Terre, Missouri, 1917.
42. The Knickerbocker Baseball Club, 1858.
43. The world's largest nuclear test, the Tsar Bomba, leaves behind a 95-kilometre high mushroom smoke cloud in Novaya Zemlya, October 1961.
44. World's very first airplane design without a propeller. The Henry Coanda 1910.
45. Greyhound in 1923.
46. The first photograph of the Earth taken from the moon taken by Lunar Orbiter in 1966.
47. The Dalai Lama at age 2 in 1937.
48. A balancing act performed atop the Empire State Building, 1934.
49. Inside the turrets of the USS Massachusetts, 1898.
50. The crew of the USS Lexington were forced to abandon ship following torpedo strikes on May 9th, 1942.
51. Burning of the albums of The Beatles in Alabama, 1966.