25 Rare Historical Photos You’ve Probably Never Seen Before – Part 4
Check out our fourth collection of 25 rare historical photos you have probably never seen before.
1. Annette Kellerman Promotes Women’s Right To Wear A Fitted One-piece Bathing Suit, 1907. She Was Arrested For Indecency.
2. Painters Of The Brooklyn Bridge, 1914.
3. Woman With A Gas-resistant Pram, England, 1938.
4. Elvis Presley In The Army, 1958.
5. Georges Blind, A Member Of The French Resistance, Smiling At A German Firing Squad, 1944.
6. “Wait For Me, Daddy”, a photo taken by Claude P. Dettloff on October 1, 1940, of The British Columbia Regiment (Duke of Connaught’s Own Rifles) marching down Eighth Street at the Columbia Street intersection, New Westminster, Canada.
7. Sailor Kissing Nurse, Times Square, August 14, 1945.
Source: Wojciech Okuszko
8. Three Men Run In The Marathon At The First Modern Olympic Games, 1896.
Source: Burton Holmes
9. Newspaper Boy Ned Parfett Sells Copies Of The Evening Paper Bearing News Of Titanic’s Sinking The Night Before, April 16, 1912.
Source: Hulton-Deutsch Collection
10. Coca-Cola Comes To France, 1950.
Source: Lina D.
11. Norway Receive Their First Ever Shipment Of Bananas, 1905.
12. The Human Eagle, 12500 officers, nurses and men, Camp Gordon, Atlanta, 1918.
13. A guard of honor passes out as Queen Elizabeth II rides past during the Trooping the Colour parade, 1970.
14. Kindergarten teacher Helen Hulick went to jail for wearing slacks in courtroom after testifing against two burglary suspects, Los Angeles, 1938.
15. Four horsemen riding through the streets of Amsterdam on a ‘motorless day’, when cars are prohibited due to the oil crisis in the Middle East, 4th November 1973.
16. Suffragette Florence Norman on her early scooter, 1916.
17. A Ringling Brothers Circus elephant walks out of a train car as young children watch in the Bronx railroad yard in New York City, April 1, 1963.
18. Edward Llewellen with the World’s Record Black Sea Bass, which he caught, (425 lbs.), at Catalina Island, California, Aug. 26, 1903.
19. A bulldog guards a British home barricaded during the Blitz [c. 1939-1945].
20. A dog being posed by a German soldier, ca. 1940.
21. Photo of Lou Gehrig taken right after his famous retirement speech, July 4, 1939. He would pass away just two years later from ALS.
22. Times Square in 1947.
Source: Jordan J. Lloyd
23. Lee Harvey Oswald being transported to questioning before his murder trial for the assassination of President John F. Kennedy, 1963.
24. Native American couple, Situwuka and Katkwachsnea in 1912.
25. The Statue of Liberty photographed during a power failure in 1942.