25 History Pictures of the Week – December 25 to 31, 2016

Princess Diana and Prince Harry at an amusement park, April 1992.

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Judy Garland taking a break from filming “The Wizard of Oz”, 1938.

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SR-71 Pilots in Pressurized Uniforms, 1980’s (Blackbird pilots).

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Abraham Lincoln’s beloved mutt Fido – the first Presidential dog to be photographed, and the reason Fido (Latin for “to trust”) became such a popular dog’s name (1861).

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A man holding his daily ration of food (125 grams of bread, of which 50–60% consisted of sawdust) during the Siege of Leningrad, 1941-1944.

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President Gerald Ford’s Puppy Attempts to Eat Christmas Tree Decorations.

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Troops of the Black Watch regiment celebrate New Year’s Day in France. Henencourt 1917.

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Czeslawa Kwoka, age 14, Auschwitz. December 1942.

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A woman smuggling weapons to the White Guard during the Finnish Civil War, 1918.

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Famous performer Paul Conchas juggles rifles. He fired these off as he juggled them. c late 1890s.

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Edward Llewellen with the World’s Record Black Sea Bass (425 lbs.), which he caught at Catalina Island, California (1903).

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The crew of mission STS-51L on the way to board the Space Shuttle Challenger on January 28, 1986.

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The Historic Blizzard in North Dakota (1966).

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Jerry Seinfeld on the first day of filming “Seinfeld,” 1989.

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Morning swimmers in Las Vegas watching a mushroom cloud from an atomic bomb test 75 miles away, 1953.

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Maunsell army forts at Red Sands in the Thames Estuary, September 29, 1945.

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Convicted kidnapper Ted Bundy is led into the Pitkin County courthouse by Deputy Peter Murphy, left, and Rick Kralicek for a hearing in Aspen, Colo, by Mark Levy/AP, June, 1977.

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Tupolev Tu-144 supersonic passenger airliner, 1969.

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Municipal Bat Roost, disguised as a church steeple to attract bats (1914).

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United States Senate Pages having a snowball fight in front of the US Capitol in Washington, D.C. Jan 2 1925.

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Arnold Schwarzenegger and President George HW Bush sledding together at Camp David on January 13, 1991.

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Ads from 1923 adorn a wall in Dublin, Ireland.

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The Nazi and Soviet Pavilions at the 1937 World Fair in Paris.

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Austro-Hungarian soldier with artillery shells. Staniątki, Galicia, A-H empire, 1915.

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Manually operated hospital elevator. Kraków, Poland, January 1929.

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