25 History Pictures of the Week – Nov 28 to Dec 04, 2016

Adolfo Hitler talking to Mussolini through the window of a train in Brennero, 1940.

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Times Square welcomes Mikhail Gorbachev, last leader of the Soviet Union, in 1988

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german kids flying a kite made of worthless money during hyperinflation 1923.

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Ruby Bridges, the first African-American to attend a white elementary school in the deep South, 1960.

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Architect Minoru Yamasaki (right) posing with a model of the World Trade Center he designed, 1964.

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A composite image of a baby and a funeral procession of a reindeer shepherd at fifty-five degrees below zero in the northern tundra of Evenkia, by Gennady Koposov, 1960’s

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Scandinavia’s indigenous Sami people in Norway, 1928.

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Dutch Sinterklaas and his helper Zwarte Piet hit the road, 1947

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18-year-old Keshia Thomas protects a fallen man, believed to be associated with the Ku Klux Klan from an angry mob of anti-clan protestors. Ann Arbor, Michigan USA. 1996. 

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Overall view of Firing Room 2 in the Launch Control Center during the Countdown Demonstration Test for the Apollo 12 mission, 1969

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A scene aboard USS Texas, just back from foreign waters, showing the “Gobs” having a little fun on the ship’s big guns, circa. 1919.

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Babe Ruth lying unconscious after running into a wall chasing a fly ball. He would regain consciousness 5 minutes later and get 2 more hits in the game. July 5, 1924.

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A woman trying to catch a glimpse of her future husband in a mirror on New Year’s Eve, Finland, 1907

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the first American on a Harley Davidson to enter Germany in December 1918.

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RMS Queen Elizabeth bringing American troops back home, New York harbour 1945

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Abandoned T-34 and Panther tanks facing each other, Czechoslovakia 1945.

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A girl sits among the rubble of Cologne, Germany, March 1945.

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A junior German officer faces the camera as he contemplates the death of one of his men during street fighting on the second day of the invasion of Russia, June 23, 1941.

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V2 rocket on display in Trafalgar Square, London, showing what was hitting them, ca. 1945

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“If going much further please take one..” sign posted on the road to El Alamein by Australian troops September 14th 1942.

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Bogdan Zimonjic, Serbian military commander who fought in two Herzegovina uprisings, circa 1905.

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An East German border guard tosses a ball back over the Wall after a West German child mistakenly threw it over. Berlin, 1962.

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Antanas Stašaitis, Lithuanian Flying Ace, 1923

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Lava ‘waterfall’ from the Mauna Ulu eruption, Hawaii Volcanoes National Park, 1970s.

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D-Day glider graffiti “The channel stopped you but not us” June 6th 1944.

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