Tank Man, 1989 - The most iconic image of the Tiananmen Square massacre, this picture depicts the important “unknown rebel” standing in front of the tanks that threatened a peaceful protest in China. Jeff Widener snapped this image.
Another, recently unearthed photo of the Tank Man incident, which shows a new angle of his act of protest, now at a distance. Tank Man can be seen through the trees on the left, and the tanks can be seen on the far right. Image by Terril Jones / AP
This is one of the most recognizable photos in the history of our country. Neil Armstrong, first man on the moon. Use this photo when discussing space travel, students should be introduced to it.
29 images du passé que vous n'avez probablement jamais vues... La 23 est complètement folle !
Defecting East German soldier Hans Conrad Schumann leaps over a barbed-wire barricade at the Bernauer Street sector into West Berlin on Aug. Schumann made his break for freedom to join his family, which had fled earlier to West Berlin.
Exhibition: ‘Freedom Journey 1965: Photographs of the Selma to Montgomery March by Stephen Somerstein’ at the New-York Historical Society Museum and Library, New York
Young civil rights marchers with American flags march in Montgomery, 1965
Writing prompt for upper elementary. May be controversial but helps teach real history and gets them to www their point of view to create lasting impact
Tomb Curses of Ancient Egypt: Magical Incantations of the Dead
Unbroken Seal on the Third Shrine of Tutankhamun. January 1924 Harry Burton (English, The Egyptian Expedition of The Metropolitan Museum of Art Gelatin silver print, 9 x 6 in. x cm) (TAA
“ Crowded ship bringing American troops back to New York harbor after V-Day, 1945 ”
29 Colorized Historical Photos That Make The Past Seem Not So Far Away
29 Colorized Historical Photos That Make The Past Seem Not So Far Away I'm not a huge fan when it comes to colorized versions of black and white photos.
The reaction of German prisoner's of war, who were forced to watch footage of what happened in the concentration camps. WWII -- Why I'm convinced most of the soldiers had no clue what happened in the camps. Not that I'm defending them, you realize.
The different expressions of six Polish civilians moments before death by firing squad, 1939.
Guide to Chinese culture, tradition & gift giving.