Our history in rare interesting pictures.
#31. Santa with a helmet delivering presents during the London Blitz, 1940.
#30. Tony Kiritsis holding Richard O Hall hostage with a shotgun during a live television broadcast, 1977.
#29. America mourns the germans who died in the Hindenburg crash.
#28. Chuck Jones original rules for the Roadrunner and Coyote .
#27. A young stud known as John Wayne.
#26. A possible photo of Confederate cadets during the civil war.
#25. A child’s gas mask during WW2.
#24. The oldest known documented wheelie, 1936.
#23. A german child trying to sell his father’s Iron Cross for cigarettes, 1945.
#22. The original voice cast of Peanuts .
#21. The David Hilton family did not want to show their poor house to friends back east, but they wanted to prove they own an organ. Nebraska, 1887 .
#20. Teddy Roosevelt was the first president to fly. 1910.
#19. A 1930 photo from the statue of liberty’s torch.
#18. 106 years old woman guard her home in southern Armenia, 1990.
#17. The first picture of the Andromeda Galaxy in 1888.
#16. Serena And Venus Williams posing for a picture with former president Ronald Reagan and his wife Nancy in 1990.
#15. Arnold Schwarzenegger goes sledging with then president, Goerge Bush, 1991.
#14. Dwight Eisenhower was the first US president to use a teleprompter in the 1952 presidential campaign.
#13. Four-year-old Bill Clinton. 1950.
#12. The first known picture of the Taj Mahal. 1855.
#11. Anti miniskirt sentiment in New York. 1966.
#10. Tom Baker working on a construction site in 1974 before being cast as the 4th incarnation of Doctor Who.
#9. Stripper in Clearwater , FLA showing the judge that her bikini briefs were too large to expose her vagina to the undercover cops that arrested her. The case was dimissed.
#8. Adolf Hitler tells a frostbitten soldier not to salute him ( year unknown ).
#7. Onlookers reaction to the Challenger explosion. 1986.
#6. The first photo of the USS enterprise model and the men who build it. 1965.
#5. A french opium party in 1918.
#4. Kindergarten teacher Helen Hulick who was a witness to a burglary, was given a five day sentence and sent to jail for contempt only for wearing pants to court to give her testimony. Los Angeles, 1938.
#3. A child is blinded by the atomic bomb at Hiroshima. 1945.
#2. At a segregated lunch counter in Tennessee, Elvis Presley is waiting for his bacon and eggs while a woman waits for her sandwich. she is not permitted to sit. 1956.
#1. The sonderkommando photographs taken secretly in 1944 by an inmate in Auschwitz . and along with a few photographs in the Auschwitz album are the only ones known to exist of events around the gas chambers .