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Barricade in the Rue de la Paix (Place Vendôme) Paris Commune 1871, by Bruno Braquehais. [1224x926]
Oct 21, 2014 / 1 note

Barricade in the Rue de la Paix (Place Vendôme) Paris Commune 1871, by Bruno Braquehais. [1224x926]

A Sherman tank in action against German troops using a crashed Horsa glider as cover, Normandy, June 10th 1944. [794x800]
Oct 21, 2014 / 4 notes

A Sherman tank in action against German troops using a crashed Horsa glider as cover, Normandy, June 10th 1944. [794x800]

French Civilians place flowers on the bodies of dead American soldiers, Normandy 1944. [3120x2480]
Oct 21, 2014 / 4 notes

French Civilians place flowers on the bodies of dead American soldiers, Normandy 1944. [3120x2480]

Can someone help with identifying the vase-like objects and the origin? Tried image search but yields no luck, thanks!
Oct 21, 2014

Can someone help with identifying the vase-like objects and the origin? Tried image search but yields no luck, thanks!

Composite image of a set of 164 very detailed, black and white aerial photographs taken of San Fransisco in 1938. (Interactive source with incredible level of zoom in comments) [3072x2945]
Oct 21, 2014

Composite image of a set of 164 very detailed, black and white aerial photographs taken of San Fransisco in 1938. (Interactive source with incredible level of zoom in comments) [3072x2945]

Babe Ruth carrying a 300 pound log for the stove. 192? [1536x1113]
Oct 21, 2014 / 1 note

Babe Ruth carrying a 300 pound log for the stove. 192? [1536x1113]

A Canadian bulldozer clearing the ruins of destroyed houses after the Battle for Caen, July 10th 1944. [2480x3867]
Oct 21, 2014 / 1 note

A Canadian bulldozer clearing the ruins of destroyed houses after the Battle for Caen, July 10th 1944. [2480x3867]

A U.S. Marine wipes tears from his face as he kneels beside a body wrapped in a poncho during a firefight near the DMZ, September 18, 1966 by Horst Faas. [950x650]
Oct 21, 2014 / 4 notes

A U.S. Marine wipes tears from his face as he kneels beside a body wrapped in a poncho during a firefight near the DMZ, September 18, 1966 by Horst Faas. [950x650]

Moving mail to and from moving train, 1912, Unknown location [1600x1134]
Oct 21, 2014

Moving mail to and from moving train, 1912, Unknown location [1600x1134]

A train ferry on the icy Detroit River in 1900 [1,600 x 1,117]
Oct 21, 2014 / 1 note

A train ferry on the icy Detroit River in 1900 [1,600 x 1,117]