50 Amazing Historical Photos You've Never Seen Before

50 Amazing Historical Photos You've Never Seen Before

Categories: History | World

One of the main advantages of photography is its ability to quickly send the viewer back in time. Of course, a photograph represents only a moment captured by a photographer, but it can tell a lot about people of that time, their way of life, important events.

These old photographs, which tell a story better than any textbook, will allow you to experience a wide variety of emotions. Even if you have seen some of these pictures, they are worth looking at them again!

50 Amazing Historical Photos You've Never Seen Before

50 Amazing Historical Photos You've Never Seen Before

Girls walk ducklings in a drinking bowl. Washington, 1927

50 Amazing Historical Photos You've Never Seen Before

Igor Sikorsky. In 1912, he built the world's first four-engine giant aircraft, calling them "Grand" and "Ilya Muromets".

50 Amazing Historical Photos You've Never Seen Before

Little Dutch immigrants, 1910

50 Amazing Historical Photos You've Never Seen Before

Flowers at Buckingham Palace in London in memory of the deceased Princess Diana. 1997

50 Amazing Historical Photos You've Never Seen Before

Living Statue of Liberty. 18,000 people are involved. Iowa. USA. 1918

50 Amazing Historical Photos You've Never Seen Before

A Czech soldier kisses his daughter as he leaves for war, 1938.

50 Amazing Historical Photos You've Never Seen Before

Rifles of surrendered Soviet soldiers.

50 Amazing Historical Photos You've Never Seen Before

Nuclear explosion over Nagasaki. 1945

50 Amazing Historical Photos You've Never Seen Before

Actress Audrey Hepburn and actor Anthony Perkins on the plane. Great Britain. 1962

50 Amazing Historical Photos You've Never Seen Before

Hot summer in the city. Italy. Early 80s.

50 Amazing Historical Photos You've Never Seen Before

The Queen Elizabeth liner delivers American soldiers to New York, 1945.

50 Amazing Historical Photos You've Never Seen Before

Jumping into the Thames, 1934, London

50 Amazing Historical Photos You've Never Seen Before

I'm back, mom! 1960

50 Amazing Historical Photos You've Never Seen Before

Paris, 1962.

50 Amazing Historical Photos You've Never Seen Before

Bear is the mascot of the German tank battalion "Baren Abteilung" (Bear Battalion). Lgov. Kursk region. Winter 1942.

50 Amazing Historical Photos You've Never Seen Before

Medal-winning figure skaters. Diane de Leeuw-Netherlands, Dorothy Hamill-USA gold, Christine Errat-GDR. Innsbruck. 1976

50 Amazing Historical Photos You've Never Seen Before

50 Amazing Historical Photos You've Never Seen Before50 Amazing Historical Photos You've Never Seen Before

A man removes a book from a shelf in the Cincinnati Main Library, 1874.

50 Amazing Historical Photos You've Never Seen Before

Steam locomotive IS20-16. The most powerful in the history of Soviet locomotive building. 1937

50 Amazing Historical Photos You've Never Seen Before

A true friend. The photo was taken in 1920

50 Amazing Historical Photos You've Never Seen Before

This is how Formula 1 was filmed before. 60s

50 Amazing Historical Photos You've Never Seen Before

Pipe. 1982

50 Amazing Historical Photos You've Never Seen Before

A University of Southern California teacher explains the physics of surfing to students, 1970s, Los Angeles, USA.

50 Amazing Historical Photos You've Never Seen Before

Burmese women in London, 1935

50 Amazing Historical Photos You've Never Seen Before

Bruce Lee and Ip Man, 1955.

50 Amazing Historical Photos You've Never Seen Before

Abandoned tank. Massawa, Eritrea. 1991

50 Amazing Historical Photos You've Never Seen Before

Teenage girls posing in swimsuits. Potsdam. Weimar Republic. March 1928

50 Amazing Historical Photos You've Never Seen Before

Advertisement for the Moskvich-427 car, 1971

50 Amazing Historical Photos You've Never Seen Before

Cleaning a canal in Venice. 1956

50 Amazing Historical Photos You've Never Seen Before

Paris, 1920

50 Amazing Historical Photos You've Never Seen Before

A harsh American childhood. The girl uses a crocodile instead of a horse. USA. late 19th century

50 Amazing Historical Photos You've Never Seen Before

Woodstock rock festival, 1969

50 Amazing Historical Photos You've Never Seen Before

German soldiers give Belarusian children rides, 1915.

50 Amazing Historical Photos You've Never Seen Before

Children build a makeshift Berlin Wall. West Berlin. October 1961

50 Amazing Historical Photos You've Never Seen Before

Visitors view a ship from Lake Nemi. Lazio region. Kingdom of Italy. 1930s

50 Amazing Historical Photos You've Never Seen Before

Dalai Lama XIV, Tibet, 1950

50 Amazing Historical Photos You've Never Seen Before

Golden Gate Bridge during construction in 1935

50 Amazing Historical Photos You've Never Seen Before

A lonely baby cries on a city street after a Japanese air raid. Shanghai. Republic of China. August 28, 1937

50 Amazing Historical Photos You've Never Seen Before

Children play basketball on a makeshift court in Soviet Russia, 1957

50 Amazing Historical Photos You've Never Seen Before

Sex symbols. Leonid Yarmolnik and Alexander Abdulov. 1978

50 Amazing Historical Photos You've Never Seen Before

Telephone tower, Stockholm. 1890s

50 Amazing Historical Photos You've Never Seen Before

Dr. Robert Bruce and his heart disease diagnostic simulator. 1852 USA

50 Amazing Historical Photos You've Never Seen Before

Nikola Tesla is a swimming instructor. NY. 1900

50 Amazing Historical Photos You've Never Seen Before

The sailors of the cruiser HMS Hermione gathered around the ship's cat "Convoy". Mediterranean Sea. 1941

50 Amazing Historical Photos You've Never Seen Before

Tony Curtis holds Jack Lemmon during the filming of Some Like It Hot, California, 1958.

50 Amazing Historical Photos You've Never Seen Before

22 students fit into a phone booth and set a world record in 1959.

50 Amazing Historical Photos You've Never Seen Before

A little girl buys balloons. Berlin. 1935

50 Amazing Historical Photos You've Never Seen Before

First World War. A British soldier fraternizes with a cat. France. 1917

50 Amazing Historical Photos You've Never Seen Before

Sentry, 1925.

50 Amazing Historical Photos You've Never Seen Before

Alain Delon and Brigitte Bardot, 1968.

50 Amazing Historical Photos You've Never Seen Before

Margaret Hamilton, chief software engineer at NASA. And next to it is the Apollo mission control program that she wrote.

50 Amazing Historical Photos You've Never Seen Before

"Tot racing" was very popular in the 1940s in the United States.

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