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Фото Георгия Зельмы "Братские могилы", Сталинград, 1942.


Berlin 1945 (Link to 115 pictures of Soviet Army WWII pictures.)

Стокгольм, 1925 г. Первый светофор Стокгольма, открытый в январе 1925 года, находился на пересечении улиц Кунсгатан и Васагатан (Kungsgatan / Vasagatan).

bag-of-dirt:Soviet soldiers play a nocturne for their comrades amidst the ruins of battle. Novoshahtinsk, Rostov Oblast, Russia, Soviet Union. Autumn 1942. Photograph by Yakov Khalip.


Beginning in 1938, Matthew Stirling, chief of the Smithsonian Bureau of American Ethnology, led eight National Geographic-sponsored expeditions to Tabasco and Veracruz in Mexico. He uncovered 11 colossal stone heads, evidence of the ancient Olmec civilization that had lain buried for centuries.

LZ-11, the Viktoria Luise, first flew on February 14, 1912. At 486 feet in length with 670,900 cubic feet of gas. She was named in honor of Kaiser Wilhelm's only daughter. Here the ship is cruising over the Kiel Regatta. Along with Schwaben, Hansa, Deutschland, Deutschland II, and Sachsen, Viktoria Luise was part of DELAG, the world's first commercial airline. Pre-war DELAG Zeppelins carried over 34,000 passengers on over 1,500 flights without a single injury.


The Statue of Liberty’s face before it was installed, 1886

Lady Liberty's face before it was installed on Ellis Island, NYC.

A zeppelin in Berlin, 1924