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  • Some of the best historical photos, images, maps and graphics that we have found on the web and in books. This history by picture is history as you have not seen it before. Enjoy!

    Daily History Picture: Destination Italy July 18, 2017

    Author: Beach Combing | in : Historical Pictures
    Daily History Picture: Destination Italy

    Early 1990s boat from Albania for Italy: the beginning of the migrant crisis.

    Daily History Picture: Atomium Under Construction July 17, 2017

    Author: Beach Combing | in : Historical Pictures
    Daily History Picture: Atomium Under Construction

    Brussels

    Daily History Picture: Bird Shooting July 14, 2017

    Author: Beach Combing | in : Historical Pictures
    Daily History Picture: Bird Shooting

    Another flying legend.

    Daily History Picture: Don’t Put Gunpowder in Oven July 13, 2017

    Author: Beach Combing | in : Historical Pictures
    Daily History Picture: Don't Put Gunpowder in Oven

    Got this from twitter but can’t find source or user: sorry! 31 Jul 2017: Larry writes  I don’t think they’ll ever learn: “St. Petersburg woman injured after bullet left inside oven explodes,” Tampa Bay Times, 2017 July 13. 

    Daily History Picture: Boxing July 12, 2017

    Author: Beach Combing | in : Historical Pictures
    Daily History Picture: Boxing

    Late 19C, Marines.

    Daily History Picture: Bruce Lee Teaches July 11, 2017

    Author: Beach Combing | in : Historical Pictures
    Daily History Picture: Bruce Lee Teaches

    Student = Sharon Tate

    Daily History Picture: Abduction by Templars July 10, 2017

    Author: Beach Combing | in : Historical Pictures
    Daily History Picture: Abduction by Templars

    19C taken from Walter Scott.

    Daily History Picture: Abduction July 7, 2017

    Author: Beach Combing | in : Historical Pictures
    Daily History Picture: Abduction

    Christian woman stolen off.

    Daily History Picture: Cane Flask July 6, 2017

    Author: Beach Combing | in : Historical Pictures
    Daily History Picture: Cane Flask

    Prohibition era. Bruce T, 30 Jul 2017: Cane flasks are still being produced, for amusement purposes only, of course, and used at certain sporting events were liquor is banned, or events where drinking is considered inappropriate during the ceremonies, graduations, recitals, funerals, weddings, church, anywhere the long winded and so-called upright reign and go on for […]

    Daily History Picture: Cat in Castle July 5, 2017

    Author: Beach Combing | in : Historical Pictures
    Daily History Picture: Cat in Castle

    Beautiful detail.

    Daily History Picture: Cesarean July 4, 2017

    Author: Beach Combing | in : Historical Pictures
    Daily History Picture: Cesarean

    Chances of survival nil.

    Daily History Picture: Indecency! July 3, 2017

    Author: Beach Combing | in : Historical Pictures
    Daily History Picture: Indecency!

    Chicago police arrest bathers for indecency… 1920s?

    Daily History Picture: Vietcong Attack June 30, 2017

    Author: Beach Combing | in : Historical Pictures
    Daily History Picture: Vietcong Attack

    Daily History Picture: Liberation German Prison June 29, 2017

    Author: Beach Combing | in : Historical Pictures
    Daily History Picture: Liberation German Prison

    Hamelburg Prison, American Marines Louis K writes in late June: After reading your caption for the picture, I was mistified. According to my knowledge there was no (major) US Marines presence in the ETO (European Theater of Operations). And looking on the internet more or less confirmed that: So I wonder where the caption came […]

    Daily History Picture: Sherman Picnic June 28, 2017

    Author: Beach Combing | in : Historical Pictures
    Daily History Picture: Sherman Picnic

    Sheltering under a Sherman tank on the Gothic line.

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