25 History Pictures of the Week – Feb 09 to 15, 2017

Troops of the Eight-Nation Alliance in 1900. Left to right: Britain, United States, Australia,India, Germany, France, Russia, Italy, Japan.

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16 year-old Princess Elizabeth being introduced to officers of her regiment in 1942.

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Survivor of the Hiroshima atomic bomb, Shigeki Tanaka won the Boston Marathon in 1951.

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Red Army soldier with a kitten during WWII.

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Tsarevich Nicholas (future Tsar Nicholas II) at Nagasaki during his eastern journey, 1891.

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British Paratroopers admire graffiti on their glider shortly before D-Day, June 1944.

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British paratroopers retrieve folding motorcycles or ‘Welbikes’ from equipment containers, Bulford, South West England, 9 June 1943.

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Ernest Hemingway kicking a beer can, 1959. Photograph by John Bryson.

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Photo of James Zwerg, a college student from Wisconsin, after he was beaten by a mob of segregationists in Alabama for being a Freedom Rider. 1961

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U.S. Navy diver David Ahearn attaches an inert satchel charge to a training mine, during training exercises in waters off Naval Base Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.

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Tsarevich Alexei Nikolaevich and Tsar Nicholas II sawing wood at Tobolsk in 1917 during impisonment.

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Army Navy game at Soldier Field, 1926.

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The Hollywood sign in the 1970s.

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Shell that didn’t blast. Spanish Civil War, Madrid, Spain 1939.

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John Lennon sighing David Chapman’s album 5 hours before Chapman shot and killed him, -December 8, 1980.

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German officer interrogates two captured French officers, Dunkirk, 1940.

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Adolf Hitler’s 4th grade class, 1899. The fuhrer-to-be can be seen top row, dead center.

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are color pictures from Russian Empire, 1905-1915.

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Rioters launching projectiles against mounted police on the Concorde Place. Paris, France, February 7th, 1934.

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The world’s first nuclear bomb, Trinity, milliseconds after detonation. July 16, 1945, New Mexico.

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John Lennon and his son Julian stop by the set of a new sitcom called ‘Happy Days’ (1974).

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An Overturned German Panther tank lies in a shallow stream next to a rebuilt bridge in war-torn Houffalize, Belgium 1945.

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An aerial shot of Muhammad Ali after knocking out Cleveland Williams, 1966.

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Executive Council Building after being hit by tank fire, Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina, 1992.

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California Street, San Francisco, 1964.

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