April 21, 2015

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Queen Elizabth II Visits Timaru Railway Station in New Zealand

This photo shows a young Queen Elizabeth II visiting New Zealand’s Timaru Railway Station on January 25th, 1954. The Queen and her husband, Philip, Duke of Edinburgh were visiting New Zealand between December 23rd, 1953 and January 30th, 1954. She...

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Driving Over Sydney Harbour Bridge in 1959

We posted a photo of Sydney Harbour Bridge not too long ago, showing it as it looked in the 1930s. Two new lanes were opened in 1959, replacing the tram tracks shown in the previous photo from 1935. Traffic flows...

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Detroit Tigers 1907 American League Champs

This is an old photo that we dug up showing the Detroit Tigers, with a young scowling Ty Cobb in the middle. They even have their own mascot, O’Brien the dog in the photo. Source: Detroit Public Library

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Trinity Church in Front of World Trade Center Towers

This photo is from May 1973. The twin towers were opened just a month earlier in April of that year. Historic Trinity Church on Lower Broadway at the Foot of Wall Street. Behind Loom the Towers of One of Manhattan’s Newest...

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1890s Photos of Acropolis and Temple of Theseus in Athens

We found these cool old photos of the Acropolis and Temple of Theseus at the National Archives of the United Kingdom. They were taken in the 1890s. Make sure you click on each one for greater detail. The Acropolis in...