historicaltimes:

Five Australian former POWs catch up on news about the atomic bombings, after their release from Japanese captivity in Singapore, Sep 1945 -

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historicaltimes:

Che Guevara disguised as Ramón Benítez Hernández, a middle aged Uruguayan business man, in a forged passport used to sneak into Bolivia in 1966

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1985: Philadelphia police helicopter dropping one of two bombs onto a black liberation group’s house, which caused a fire destroying 60 houses and killing 6 adults and 5 children

historicaltimes:

1985: Philadelphia police helicopter dropping one of two bombs onto a black liberation group’s house, which caused a fire destroying 60 houses and killing 6 adults and 5 children

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historicaltimes:

Pyramid of captured German helmets in front of the NYC Grand Central Terminal, 1918.

Rowls:

The image is from the Smithsonian’s Grand Central Terminal Collection. I thought it was germaine, on the aniversary of the U.S. entering WWI.

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historicaltimes:

RuPaul, aged 23, attending prom at Northside High, Atlanta, GA, 1983

historicaltimes:

RuPaul, aged 23, attending prom at Northside High, Atlanta, GA, 1983

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American soldier crosses a river in Vietnam, 1968

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Harold Agnew carrying the plutonium core of the Nagasaki Fat Man bomb, 1945.

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historicaltimes:

During the Apollo 16 mission, Charles Duke left a family photo on the moon that was enclosed in a plastic bag. April 16, 1972

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historicaltimes:

A US Marine still clutches the knife with which he killed a Japanese soldier, in background, in a duel. A moment after finishing off his adversary, a sniper’s bullet killed him. Eniwetok Atoll, 1945

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fontduliberation:

German communist defies his killers a beg for mercy - Circa 1918

(Source: scream-of-thee-butterfly)

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