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17 Rare Historic Photographs From The Past You Must See

We all take photographs on our smartphones, DSLR’s, compact digital camera’s like it’s nothing. How different was it back in the days when Photography was something really unique. That’s why photographs from the past are often a rare sight. We’ve collected 17 rare historic photographs you just have to see.

Woman With A Gas-Resistant Pram, England, 1938

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Elvis in the Army, 1958

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Baby cages used to ensure that children get enough sunlight and fresh air when living in an apartment building, ca. 1937

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Testing of new bulletproof vests, 1923

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Charlie Chaplin at age 27, 1916

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Hindenburg Disaster, May 6, 1937

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Circus hippo pulling a cart, 1924

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Annie Edison Taylor, the first person to survive going over Niagara Falls in a barrel, 1901

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Unpacking the head of the Statue of Liberty, 1885

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Disneyland Employee Cafeteria in 1961

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Construction of the Berlin wall, 1961

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Measuring bathing suits – if they were too short, women would be fined, 1920′s

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Lifeguard on the coast, 1920′s

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Mom and son watching the mushroom cloud after an atomic test, Las Vegas, 1953

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A space chimp posing to camera after a successful mission to space, 1961

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Princeton students after a freshman vs. sophomores snowball fight, 1893

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First morning after Sweden changed from driving on the left side to driving on the right, 1967

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