Wednesday, May 22, 2013


photos and descriptions that tell us what it was
like to be there and, perhaps, surprise us with something we didn't know and haven't seen.

                   A boxing match on board the USS Oregon in 1897.
Albert                                                            Einstein.
Albert Einstein looking fabulous.
Albert                                                            Einstein's                                                            Diploma
Here's his report card!
Real                                                            Samurai
Samurai taken between 1860 and 1880.

A shell shocked reindeer looks on as World War II planes drop bombs on Russia in 1941
Disney                                                            brothers,                                                            wives and mom                                                            when they                                                            opened the                                                            studio
Roy O. and Walt Disney on the day they opened Disney Studios.
Che                                                            Guevara.
Che Guevara.
Microsoft                                                            Staff Photo                                                            1978
The Microsoft staff in 1978.
BILL GATES front left.

The last known Tasmanian Tiger photographed 
in 1933. The species is now extinct.
Tank Man                                                            Tiananmen                                                            square
A different angle taken of "Tank Man," the man who stood against a line of tanks in
Tiananmen Square.  He is standing in the street between the tree trunk and the fleeing man.
You can see the tanks approaching from the right.
Winston                                                            Churchill.
Winston Churchill out for a swim.

The London sky following a
bombing and dogfight between
British and German planes in 1940.
Martin                                                            Luther king                                                            and his son
Martin Luther King, Jr removes a burned cross from his yard in 1960. The boy is his son.
Google                                                            Start
Google begins.

Nagasaki , 20 minutes after
the atomic bombing in 1945.
Native                                                            Railroad                                                            overlook
A Native American overlooking the newly completed transcontinental railroad in 1868.
great                                                            fire and                                                            earthquake in                                                            San Francisco                                                            April 18th,                                                            1906
The Great 1906 San Francisco
Fire and Earthquake of .

A Japanese plane is shot down during the 
Battle of Saipan in 1944.
McDonald's                                                            Ronald 1963
The original Ronald McDonald --
played by Willard Scott!
Hitler in Paris .
Halifax                                                            airport plane
Grounded aircraft on September 11, 2001
await orders.

British SAS back from a three month long 
patrol of North Africa , January 18, 1943.
Disney                                                            Cafeteria
Disneyland employee cafeteria in 1961.
First                                                            McDonalds
The first McDonalds.

Fidel Castro lays a wreath
at the Lincoln Memorial.
Lumberjacks                                                            in California
Lumberjacks                                                            in California
California lumberjacks work on Redwoods.
Beatles                                                            at the age of                                                            15
Franz                                                            Ferdinand with                                                            his wife
Archduke Franz Ferdinand with his wife on the day 
they were assassinated in 1914,
an event that helped spark World War I.

The 1912 World Series.
Hilary                                                            and Bill                                                            Clinton
Bill and Hillary Clinton
playing volleyball in 1975.
Elves                                                            Presley in the                                                            Army
Elvis in the Army.
Machu                                                            Picchu                                                            discovery
The first photo following the discovery of
Machu Pichu in 1912.

Child laborers in 1880.
Time                                                            Square approx.                                                            1911
New York 's Times Square in 1911.
Construction of Christ the Redeemer
in Rio da Janeiro , Brazil .
Mississippi                                                            Steamboats
Steamboats on the Mississippi River in 1907.

Leo Tolstoy tells a story to his 
grandchildren in 1909.
The                                                            Beatles and                                                            Muhammad Ali
The Beatles meet Muhammad Ali.
Disneyland                                                            Construction
The construction of Disneyland .
Arnold                                                            Schawrzenegger                                                            on the day of                                                            citizenship
Arnold Schwarzenegger on the day
he received his 
American citizenship.

Fourteen year-old Osama bin Laden.
He's second from the right.
Construction                                                            of the Statue                                                            of Liberty                                                            1884
Construction of the Statue of Liberty in 



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