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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: Olympic Archery May 18, 2017

    Author: Beach Combing | in : Historical Pictures
    Daily History Picture: Olympic Archery

    1908 London

    Daily History Picture: Tattoo WW2 May 17, 2017

    Author: Beach Combing | in : Historical Pictures
    Daily History Picture: Tattoo WW2

    Interesting designs on wall beyond.

    Daily History Picture: VE Day May 16, 2017

    Author: Beach Combing | in : Historical Pictures
    Daily History Picture: VE Day

    In the US? 29 May 2017: Ruth from WA ‘Were you asking if the picture was taken in the US? As far as I can find it was, this is the description I found for it: VE (Victory in Europe) Day, Philadelphia, PA, May 8, 1945 / Courtesy of Temple University, Urban Archives, Philadelphia, Pa.’ […]

    Daily History Picture: War on Satan May 15, 2017

    Author: Beach Combing | in : Historical Pictures
    Daily History Picture: War on Satan

    In the eye…

    Daily History Picture: Stalker! May 12, 2017

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

    OK cinema, but what an amazing scene: Stalker, final scene. The girls moves the cups off the counter as the international plays! ‘From each according to his psychic abilities…’

    Daily History Picture: Queuing for Star Wars May 11, 2017

    Author: Beach Combing | in : Historical Pictures
    Daily History Picture: Queuing for Star Wars

    Those trousers, those beards, that hair…

    Daily History Picture: Steve Jobs and Bill Gates May 10, 2017

    Author: Beach Combing | in : Historical Pictures
    Daily History Picture: Steve Jobs and Bill Gates

    Seems remarkably insincere… ‘So, Bill,…’

    Daily History Picture: Steve Jobs and IBM May 9, 2017

    Author: Beach Combing | in : Historical Pictures
    Daily History Picture: Steve Jobs and IBM

    BFF

    Daily History Picture: Stonehenge from the Air May 8, 2017

    Author: Beach Combing | in : Historical Pictures
    Daily History Picture: Stonehenge from the Air

    In 1906…

    Daily History Picture: Stoning Stephen May 5, 2017

    Author: Beach Combing | in : Historical Pictures
    Daily History Picture: Stoning Stephen

    The society where this picture this manuscript was illuminated clearly had an embarrassing lack of experience with actual stoning…

    Daily History Picture: German Uboat at Hastings May 4, 2017

    Author: Beach Combing | in : Historical Pictures
    Daily History Picture: German Uboat at Hastings

    Presumably the same uboat as a couple of weeks ago… She came afloat as she was being towed away for scrap.

    Daily History Picture: Parade May 3, 2017

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

    Sudeten Germans forces to walk past SS victims….

    Daily History Picture: Austrian Suicides May 2, 2017

    Author: Beach Combing | in : Historical Pictures
    Daily History Picture: Austrian Suicides

    Russian soldiers inspect public suicides in Vienna at ‘liberation’.

    Daily History Picture: First Beer April 28, 2017

    Author: Beach Combing | in : Historical Pictures
    Daily History Picture: First Beer

    A Sumerian recipe!

    Daily History Picture: Nazi Summers April 27, 2017

    Author: Beach Combing | in : Historical Pictures
    Daily History Picture: Nazi Summers

    For the discerning Nazi child. EC writes, 28 Apr 2017: That is a still from Andrzej Wajda’s 1983 film A Love in Germany. See link:    

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