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Vintage medical photo with Vincenz Czerny and Dr. Levi Cooper Lane in surgical amphitheater at Cooper Medical College by Stanford Medical History Center.

Steal a Pencil for Me...on Netflix. A Holocaust Survival Film

Jack Ina Polak sparked a love affair while in the same concentration camp, exchanging love letters over the course of being held captive. They married after being liberated, and have stayed together over 60 years. the-holocaust

A Picture Of Defiance Resurfaces: Shipyard Worker Who Refused To Give Nazi Salute

August Landmesser was a worker at the Blohm + Voss shipyard in Hamburg, Germany, best known for his appearance in a photograph refusing to perform the Nazi salute at the launch of the naval training vessel Horst Wessel on 13 June 1936

Hitler’s Waldo: The German who didn’t give a F**k - Just a photograph of your average Nazi rally in Hitler Germany. Or is it?  At the launch of a German army vessel in 1936, attended by Adolf Hitler himself, the crowd was doing their best impression of brainwashed Nazi enthusiasts and saluting Der Fuhrer. But at a closer look, the photograph shows one man who was not impressed.

The courage to say no. The photo was taken in Hamburg in during the celebrations for the launch of a ship. In the crowed, one person refuses to raise his arm to give the Nazi salute. The man was August Landmesser.

Hoax: Shared as JFK and Jackie Kennedy moments before he was assassinated, this photo was actually taken more than three before, shortly after his acceptance of the Democratic Party endorsement for President.

Shortly after his acceptance of the Democratic Party endorsement for President: Senator (and future US President) John F. Kennedy and his wife, future First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy, smile and wave from the back of an open-top car.

This is labeled as "first photograph of Napoleon Bonaparte age 4 years" ...which would be in 1773. He died in 1821, before the invention of photography; 1800 was the first year of attempt, photography was commercially introduced in 1839.

First photo of Napoleon Bonaparte aged - Who writes these captions? There are no photographs of Napoleon Bonaparte because photography wasn't invented until after his death.

In 1967, Kathrine Switzer was the first woman to run the Boston marathon. After realizing that a woman was running, race organizer Jock Semple went after Switzer shouting, “Get the hell out of my race and give me those numbers.” However, Switzer’s boyfriend and other male runners provided a protective shield during the entire marathon. The photographs taken of the incident made world headlines, and Kathrine later won the NYC marathon with a time of 3:07:29.

In Kathrine Switzer was the first woman to run the Boston marathon. After realizing that a woman was running, race organizer Jock Semple went after Switzer shouting, “Get the hell out of my race and give me those numbers.

Street Life in London -

London Gypsies photographed by John Thomson in 1877 as part of a series entitled 'Street Life in London.' This photograph shows a friendly group gathered around a caravan.

Josephene Myrtle Corbin, the Four-Legged Woman, was born in Lincoln County, Tennessee in 1868.

Myrtle Corbin, the Four-Legged Woman Myrtle's extra legs belonged to her dipygus twin sister. Myrtle worked for P. Barnum and Ringling Bros and often dressed her extra feet in shoes and stockings. Myrtle later married a doctor and had five children.

Leaping Horse while riding Sidesaddle and wearing a corset. That woman is amazing. Early 20th century

Leaping horse while riding side saddle and wearing a corset. That woman is amazing.

Can't believe the first commentator was seriously trying to blame the fact that a car accident was caused by women's legs; it was caused by a DISTRACTED DRIVER. A driver who went, "WOMAN LEGS!?", took his eyes off the road, and crashed into a pole. Also, does anyone else find the way that the men in front of them are just waiting + staring a little unnerving??

In two women wore shorts out in public for the first time. They drew a huge amount of male attention and caused a car accident.>>> In a man caused a car crash oggling a pair of women with shorts on

Pulling teeth at home by dad with a pr. of plyers

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Heres something you dont see in history books. Brave women of the Red Cross hitting the beach at Normandy.

Here's a Normandy Beach landing photo they don't show you in textbooks. Brave women of the Red Cross arriving in 1944 to help the injured troops. Badass Women have ALWAYS been Amongst Us.

Sweeping a path across the filthy streets for a well‐dressed pedestrian could earn a few pennies, legally. Begging might make more illegally, especially if the beggar woman could use – even hire – a small child. Sometimes the children were blinded or maimed, to loosen the purse‐strings of passers‐by. Photo: Homeless woman in London, 1876-7 little Jo?

photographer John Thompson show the reality of existence in the when photography was in its infancy. In 1876 he set out with writer Adolphe Smith and together the pair spoke to people and the shots were later published in magazine, Street Life in London.

“The Kiss of Life” Photo by Rocco Morabito – PULITZER PRIZE (1968)   One of the most famous photos from the late 1960s. A lineman receives CPR from a coworker after being electrocuted. He survived.

The Kiss of Life by Rocco Morabito. This 1967 award-winning photo entitled "Kiss of Life" shows two power linemen, Randall Champion and J. Thompson, at the top of a utility pole.

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