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A shot from atop Pittsburgh’s Cathedral …

A shot from atop Pittsburgh’s Cathedral of Learning during game 7 of the 1960 World Series. Taken moments after the Pirates defeated the Yankees with a walk off home run by Bill Mazeroski.

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A chador clad militia woman, armed with a uzi …

A chador clad militia woman, armed with a uzi submachine gun, controls a demonstration against Iraq. The poster reads “Yesterday’s friends, Today’s enemies”. Taken by Abbas Attar in Tehran, Iran, June 1979.

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Princess Yvonne Sayn-Wittgenstein-Sayn takes a…

Princess Yvonne Sayn-Wittgenstein-Sayn takes a swig from a bottle while Prince Alexander sits with a half-smoked cigarette. Taken aboard the yacht of Bartholomé March off Majorca

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A dinosaur being delivered to the Boston Museum of Science by…

A dinosaur being delivered to the Boston Museum of Science by helicopter in 1984. Taken by Arthur Pollock

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Lyndon B. Johnson yelling at the pilots of a nearby plane to cut…

Lyndon B. Johnson yelling at the pilots of a nearby plane to cut their engines so that John F. Kennedy could speak as Kennedy is seen trying to calm him down. Taken during the 1960 presidential campaign in Amarillo, Texas.

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Taken in 1843, the oldest known original photo of a US President…

Taken in 1843, the oldest known original photo of a US President was recently rediscovered.

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Two female bag fillers use two short poles to assist a female…

Two female bag fillers use two short poles to assist a female coke heaver as she hoists a large sack of coke onto her back. The South Metropolitan Gas Works, Old Kent Road, London. Taken during WWI .

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