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Precious Photos from the Past (42 photos)

42 rare photos with description.

The Microsoft staff in 1978. (Bill Gates lower left, Paul Allen lower right)
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Disneyland employee cafeteria in 1961
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The first McDonalds
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The original Ronald McDonald – played by Willard Scott
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The last known Tasmanian Tiger photographed in 1933. The species is now extinct
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Arnold Schwarzenegger on the day he received his American citizenship
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The Great San Francisco Fire and Earthquake of 1906
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Elvis in the Army
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Grounded aircraft on September 11, 2001 awaiting orders
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Steamboats on the Mississippi River in 1907
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The Beatles meet Muhammad Ali
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Roy O. and Walt Disney on the day they opened Disney Studios
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The first photo following the discovery of Machu Pichu in 1912
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Bill and Hillary Clinton playing volleyball in 1975
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Nagasaki, 20 minutes after the atomic bombing in 1945
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Construction of the Statue of Liberty in 1884
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A shell shocked reindeer looks on as World War II planes drop bombs on Russia in 1941
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A Japanese plane is shot down during the Battle of Saipan in 1944
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Leo Tolstoy tells a story to his grandchildren in 1909
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California lumberjacks work on Redwoods
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California lumberjacks work on Redwoods
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Samurai taken between 1860 and 1880
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Fourteen year-old Osama bin Laden, he’s second from the right
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Fidel Castro lays a wreath at the Lincoln Memorial
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Martin Luther King, Jr removes a burned cross from his yard in 1960. The boy is his son.
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Google begins
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Winston Churchill out for a swim
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The London sky following a bombing and dogfight between British and German planes in 1940
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A Native American overlooking the newly completed transcontinental railroad in 1868
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Archduke Franz Ferdinand with his wife on the day they were assassinated in 1914, an event that helped spark World War I
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Albert Einstein looking fabulous
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Albert Einstein’s Report Card
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Construction of Christ the Redeemer in Rio da Janeiro, Brazil
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A boxing match on board the USS Oregon in 1897
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The 1912 World Series
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A different angle taken of “Tank Man,” the man who stood against a line of tanks in Tiananmen Square
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New York’s Times Square in 1911
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Che Guevara
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Child laborers in 1880
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British SAS back from a three month long patrol of North Africa, January 18, 1943
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The construction of Disneyland
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Hitler and Nazis in Paris
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