RARE NEVER SEEN PHOTOS OF THE PAST
WE PROMISE,AFTER SEEING THESE RARE PHOTOS YOU'LL NEVER LOOK AT HISTORY THE SAME WAY AGAIN.
The first plastic surgery was performed in 1917 on Walter Yeo, a soldier who substained severe facial injuries in World War 1.
The severe effects of shellshock, what we now know as PTSD, on a WWI soldier.
The World's Record black sea bass caught by Edward Llewellen. It weight 425 lbs. He bought it in alone.
Soldiers use gas masks to stop them crying while peeling onions.
Hitler looking at the Gustav Railway gun (1942)
John F. Kennedy Jr. salutes his fathers coffin along with the honor guard.
Two German soldiers and their mule wearing gas masks in WWI, 1916
Louis Armstrong plays for his wife in Giza (1961)
The night they ended Prohibition, December 5th 1933
Mark Twain inside the laboratory of Nikola Tesla (1894)
Hotel owner pouring acid in the pool while black people swim in it, ca. 1964
Opening of King Tut's sarcophagus (1924)
Crowds rush through the castle on Disneyland 's opening day in 1955.
Gas masks for babies tested at an English hospital, 1940
Advertisement for Atabrine, anti-malaria drug, in Papua, New Guinea during WWII
Samuel Reshevsky, age 8, defeating several chess masters at once in France, 1920
Pyramid of captured German helmets, New York (1918)
Joseph and magda Goebbels on their wedding day. Best man- Adolf Hitler (1931)
Bombs dropped on Kobe, Japan (1945)
Ruby Bridges, first african-american to attend a white elementary school in the South (Nov. 14th, 1960)
Hiroshima - Before and After (1945)
US Tanks facing Soviet Union Tanks at Checkpoint Charlie in Berlin
First picture ever taken in space (1946)
Testing of a hydrogen bomb at Bikini Atoll.
Women Delivering Ice, 1918
Arnold Schwarzenegger shows off to some elderly women in the 1970's.
Triumphant dog sitting atop a gun surrounded by gunners, France, during World War 1
Shooting practice for German soldiers in 1935.
German soldiers of war execute a communist in Munich, 1919
Everytime a plane landed on the wrong carrier, it was tradition to graffitti it before sending it back.
This is a "Punt Gun"- used for duck hunting, it had the potential to kill 50 birds in one fell swoop- it was banned it the late 1860's.
The great class divide in Great Britain before World War Two.
The last ever public execution in the United States, 1936.
Muhammad Ali, then still Cassius Clay, training in a pool at the Sir John Hotel in Miami.
U.S. intelligence produce fits of what Hitler may look like if he was going into hiding.
Moving day for the folks in the suburbs, 1950s.
Robert Downy Jr poses with his father's friend, Mike Tyson.
Laika, the first dog in space, has her capsule built around her. No provisions were made for her return, and she died in orbit.
A happy chimp holding a newspaper after surviving his trip to space.
The inside of the Cathedral of Amiens during World War II.
The Ku Klux Klan at a carnival in Canon City.
A man testing a prototype football helmet.
A foot guard passes out as Queen Elizabeth II rides past during a parade.
Moody Jacobs shows a giant bruise on the side his patient, Ann Hodges, after she became the only person in history to have been struck by a meteorite.
The Telefontornet, which connected 5,000 phone lines in Stockholm.
Children without access to water learn to swim in a schoolyard.
People used to pose with their dead relatives.
Photo from an era long before photoshop is said to be genuine.
You don't need horror movies and ghost stories because real life is scary enough!
A real person who burst into flames. A phenomenom known as "spontaneous human combustion".
Photo captured of a girl in the early 1900s at a gravesite. It wasn't until years later that the abnormality was discovered.
Abandoned asylum from the early 1900s.
Artifacts and remains from an ancient city within Germany known as "Hexelheim". It dates from over 7,000 years ago, and these items and bones show clear signs of flesh stripping in preparation for cannibalism.
This is a real dead body at the bottom of a swimming pool. The picture was captured during a photoshoot for the hotel.
This disembodied head was kept as a relic of the first "possessed" nun.
Old photo of strange taxidermy jewelry.
Socialist Politician Asanuma as he was assasinated by 17-year old Yamaguchi in Tokyo, 1960.
The mummified heart of Auguste Delagrange, a purported vampire. After being accused of killing over 40 people at the turn of the last century, he was finally killed in 1912. They even pierced his heart with a stake, seen here.
Before the advent of Tinder and Match.com, Woodsmen in Montana put out an advertisement.
Little Girl With Her Doll Sitting In The Ruins Of Her Bombed Home, London, 1940
Letter from Gandhi sent to Adolf Hitler in 1939.
1945 - German POWs weep and sit in disgust as they watch footage shot at a Germanconcentration camp.
Union prisoners receive rations at Fort Sumter in 1864
Two childhood friends unexpectedly reunite on opposite sides of a demonstration in 1972.
Soviet soldiers stand dumfounded at a large pile of human ashes found at the Majdanek concentration camp in 1944.
Soldiers comfort each other during the Korean war in the early 1950's.
A curious Italian woman inspects the kilt of a Scottish soldier near the Coliseum after the liberation of Rome (1944)
Body of frozen Soviet soldier propped up by Finnish fighters to intimidate Soviet troops (1939)
Children Wearing Gas Masks (1941)
Soviet Baltic Fleet sailors with orphan Lucy (1943)
A victim of the Hiroshima atomic explosion (1951)
London, children enjoy themselves at a Christmas Party, in an underground shelter (1940)
A German soldier shares his rations with a Russian mother, 1941This is a good man who has no idea that his role will ultimately make his gesture futile and starve them to death anyway. This photo was taken in 1941 by the photographer of the 291st Division of the Wehrmacht George Gundlach. One of the many, out of the photo album Volkhovs battle. Documents of horror 1941-1942?.
Simone Segouin, the 18 year old French Rsistance fighter, 194418 year old French Rsistance fighter, Simone Segouin, with war name Nicole Minet. She had come from Chartres to help liberate the capital. Paris, August 19, 1944.
SS prison guards forced to load victims of Bergen-Belsen concentration camp into trucks for burial, 1945After the liberation of the camp the dead bodies were buried in mass graves. The SS prison guards were forced by British soldiers to load the bodies into the trucks. Note British troops in background with Sten submachine gun and Lee-Enfield rifles. Photo taken on April 17, 1945, Germany.
Allied soldiers mock Hitler atop his balcony at the Reich Chancellery, 1945
British sailor removing the leg irons off a slave
Florida's last Civil War veteran, Bill Lundy, poses with a jet fighter, 1955
The last picture of Adolf Hitler, April 30, 1945
A US soldier offers his hand to a woman leaving a cave where she had hidden with her child during the battle between Japanese and
American tank crews listen as Bernard Herzog who was liberated from the camp of Santo Tomas, Manila, Philippines
Turkish official teasing starved Armenian children by showing bread during the Armenian Genocide, 1915
Powder Monkey' on the USS New Hampshire (1864)
The moment a dragon is slain' Puppet Show (Paris 1963)
(COLORIZED) Lt. Custer and Union Troops (1862)
9 Kings in Windsor Castle (May 20th, 1910)
Disney brothers with their wives and mother on the day they opened their studio in 1923
Douglas MacArthur signs formal surrender of Japan (1945)
German flying ace, 'The Red Baron' and his dog (1916)
Headquarters of Benito Mussolini and the Italian Fascist Party (1934)
Hungarian Revolution of 1956
JFK and LBJ during the Cuban Missle Crisis (1962)
Goebbels, Hitler's Propaganda Minister. 1933 in Geneva by Alfred Eisenstaedt taken right after he realized the photographer was Jewish.
Last photo taken of the Titanic (1912)
Prohibition- Alcohol barrels to be burned (1924)
Samurai (ca. 1860-1880)
SAS detachment (Jan. 19th, 1943)
Sergei Mikhailovich Prokudin-Gorskii
Soviet soldiers take a break to watch an acrobatic show on the march towards Berlin (1945)
The dog of General George S. Patton on the day of his death (1945)
The main gate to Auschwitz II-Birkenau camp built in 1944 called "the Gate of Death"
"Get yer babies here! Two for the price of one!"
The SAS storming the Iranian Embassy to free hostages taken by terrorists. London. 1980
Thich Quang Duc (1963)
Morgan Freeman sporting an afro in one of his first television roles.
Three Archers, Japan (ca. 1870-1880)
Tsar Nicholas and friend (1899)
Yuri Gagarin, first man in space (1961)
Steve Carell dressed in costume for a play in his final year at Middlesex School.
New York shoe shine boys photographed by stanley kubrick (1947)
101st Airborne paratoopers paint each others faces on the eve of their jump into the invasion of Normandy (1944)
A German soldier who got his arm blown off in battle
Dead soldier beneath crucifix WWI (1917)
Tommy Lee Jones in his senior year at St. Mark's School of Texas.
Soldiers of an Australian 4th Division field artillery brigade on a duckboard track passing through Chateau Wood (1917)
The orginal prototype of Mt. Rushmore in 1941- this was before funding ran out.
Reichserntedankfest rally (Thanksgiving Celebration of the Reich), 1934This is the Reichserntedankfest of 1934 in Buckeberg. That year, 700,000 people participated.
Nazis singing to encourage a boycott of Jewish shops , 1933
German SS troops relaxing at the 1936 Olympic Games in Berlin
Nazi rally in the Cathedral of Light, 1937
Hitlers personal bodyguards undergoing a drill inspection in Berlin, 1938
Loyalty oath of Nazi SS troops, Feldherrnhalle, Munich, 1938
The SS motto was Our honour is loyalty.
Steve Buscemi during his days as a New York firefighter.
Ovation for Hitler in the Reichstag after announcing the successful Anschluss, 1938
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Two Soviet infantrymen frozen to death in their foxhole, Finland, 1940
Stalin in an off-record photo captured by his bodyguard Vlasik
Russian spy laughing through his execution in Finland, 1942
German soldier lighting his cigarette with a flamethrower, 1940s
Ukrainian askaris standing near bodies of murdered Jews, Warsaw, 1943
Simone Segouin poses with a German MP 40 with which she is most proficient.
The image shows the faces of German POWs, captured by Americans, watching a film about a concentration camp. This forced confrontation brought Germans face-to-face with the worst works of the Third Reich.
Studying the effects of weightlessness on a living mammal at 25,000?, 1958
Image of Loana the Bloodthirster, who died in 1909. It is purported her death was from the drinking of her own blood.
The first photograph upon discovery of Machu Picchu, 1912
Einsteins desk photographed a day after his death
Two German soldiers and their mule wearing gas masks in WWI, 1916
Abandoned boy holding a stuffed toy animal amid ruins following German aerial bombing of London, 1940
A rare color photo of Adolf Hitler which shows his true eye color
Gadget, the first atomic bomb
Sarah Silverman at one of her first casting calls for 'Gypsy'.
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The last Jew in Vinnitsa, 1941
Ilse Koch, the "bitch of Buchenwald", in captivity. Her atrocities involved making human skin lampshades.
The last picture of Adolf Hitler, April 30, 1945
A rare shot of a young handsome Winston Churchill, 1895
Testing a bulletproof vest, 1923
Control room of the UB-110 German submarine, 1918
The 2800 year old kiss
Charlie Chaplin at age 27, 1916
Circus hippo pulling a cart, 1924
Annette Kellerman promotes womens right to wear a fitted one-piece bathing suit, 1907. She was arrested for indecency
Baby cages used to ensure that children get enough sunlight and fresh air when living in an apartment building, ca. 1937
This photo was taken by a mom of her child's assembly. The "dancer" was not there and only showed up in one picture. Note the absence of legs.
Soldier shares a banana with a goat during the battle of Saipan, ca. 1944
Sun tan vending machine, 1949
Measuring bathing suits if they were too short, women would be fined, 1920?s
Martin Luther King with his son removing a burnt cross from their front yard, 1960
Mother hides her face in shame after putting her children up for sale, Chicago, 1948
Illegal alcohol being poured out during Prohibition, Detroit, 1929
A beautiful suicide. Young girl jumps off Empire State Building.
Betty White at home with her dog in 1952