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Photos of Ruby Bridges going to a white school, 1960

History of Civil rights in the US has different chapters, including the bloody ones like Race Riots in Chicago. Overcoming segregation in…
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Photos of the construction of the Statue of Liberty, 1885

This set of rare pictures shows the first days of Statue of Liberty on the land of New York City before and…
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Hemingway travel to Italy, 1948, in pictures

  Ernest Hemingway confessed once that the main reason for his trip to Italy in 1948 was the inspiration. He wrote his…
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Ernest Hemingway recuperating after his injury during WW1

An unknown cameraman captured Ernest Hemingway during rehabilitation after his injury in WW1. A young writer couldn’t stand on his legs in…
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Australian soldiers guard Italians and German prisoners, WW2

  The allied forces in the Northern Africa outnumbered the armies under Rommel’s command. And nonetheless, german authority tried to leverage the…
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The Chicago race riots of 1919 in pictures

The race riots of 1919 are the bloodiest page in the history of Chicago, and our pictures set shows the high tensions…
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The story ‘V-J Day in Times Square’ by Alfred Eisenstaedt

‘V-J Day in Times Square’ gained the same historical value as other Victory images like ‘Raising the Flag on Iwo Jima’ and…
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A story of Muhammad Ali vs. Sonny Liston, by Neil Leifer

By that moment, Neil Leifer photographed the fight of Ali vs. Liston. His sports pictures had already deserved significant popularity. But he,…
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The Falling Soldier by Robert Capa, 1936: A story behind

The ‘Falling Soldier’ picture by Robert Capa became famous due to the efforts of his colleague and girlfriend Gerda Taro. It was…
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The bright life of the gypsy community of Barcelona, the 1950s.

French photographer Jacques Léonard married a beautiful gypsy Rosario Amaya in the early 1950s, after what his camera captured numerous pictures of…
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The Story of The Flag Raising on Iwo Jima by Joe Rosenthal (1945)

‘The Raising Flag on Iwo Jima’ photo became a symbol of the US victory at the Pacific theater of WW2. And here’s…
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TankMan (1989) - the Unknown Protester by Jeff Widener

The day before the Tankman photo was taken, Tiananmen Square was the place of drama. People masses, most students have been protesting…
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The Dangerous Summer of Ernest Hemingway in pictures (Spain, 1958)

In 1958 Ernest Hemingway agreed to accomplish a short series of stories about two legendary matadors: Luis Miguel Dominguin and Antonio Ordonez….
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Raising a Flag over the Reichstag by Yevgeniy Khaldei,1945

Yevgeniy Khaldei, the Ukraine-born soviet photographer, underwent through World War 2 side by side with soldiers. He walked half of Europe and…
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The story behind 'The Terror of War': ‘Napalm Girl’ by Nick Ut.

‘The terror of war’ or also known as the ‘Napalm Girl,’ is a Pulitzer Prize-winning photograph by photojournalist Nick Ut, a Vietnamese…
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Douglas MacArthur observes the naval shelling, Korea, 1950

General Douglas MacArthur took command over the UN forces in Korea on July 8, 1950, just right after The Korean War had…
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Photos of Ruby Bridges going to a white school, 1960

History of Civil rights in the US has different chapters, including the bloody ones like Race Riots in Chicago. Overcoming segregation in…
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Photos of the construction of the Statue of Liberty, 1885

This set of rare pictures shows the first days of Statue of Liberty on the land of New York City before and…
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Hemingway travel to Italy, 1948, in pictures

  Ernest Hemingway confessed once that the main reason for his trip to Italy in 1948 was the inspiration. He wrote his…