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During the Apollo 16 mission, Charles Duke left a family photo on the moon that was enclosed in a plastic bag.

 

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Vought F4U Corsair crashes on the deck of a carrier when the arresting gear failed.

Most likely sometime during WW2 in the Pacific Theater.

 

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John F. Kennedy at NASA's Cape Canaveral Missile Test Annex in 1962.

 

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The photo is believed to be the last photo ever taken of the RMS Titanic before it sank in April 1912.

 

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1884 De Dion, Bouton et Trepardou Dos-à-Dos is the oldest running car on the planet.

It was the first car to participate in an automobile race.

 

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This photo was taken in space right after World War II (1946). A team of soldiers and

scientists used a German-made V-2 missile equipped with a camera to capture this shot

making it the first photo in space.

 

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Douglas MacArthur signing the official Japanese surrender instrument aboard the USS Missouri, 1945.



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Hitler inspecting the massive 800mm "Schwerer Gustav" railway gun from afar. It was the largest-caliber

rifled weapon ever used in combat, and fired the heaviest shells of any artillery piece.

 

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George S. Patton's Dog, Willie, mourning his best friend on the day of his death.

 

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Joseph Goebbels on his wedding day. Hitler was his best man and can be seen behind

him in a trench coat and top hat.

 

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George Armstrong Custer and some of his fellow soldiers, during the American Civil War.

 

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Howard Carter, an English archaeologist, examining the opened sarcophagus of King Tut.

 

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An RAF pilot getting a haircut while reading a book between missions.

 

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Manfred von Richthofen, aka "The Red Baron", petting his dog on an airfield.

 

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Samurai ~ 1860 - 1880

 

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A team of SAS soldiers in North Africa, 1943.

 

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Soviet soldiers stop for a break in 1945 on the outskirts of Berlin.

 

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Tsar Nicholas II goofing around with his friend in 1899.

 

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Walt and Roy O. Disney the day they opened the Disney studio. With them are their wives and mother.

 

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John Young and Charles Duke training for the Apollo 16 mission in the New Mexico desert.