Amazing Historical Photos

(Source: Reddit)   Elvis Presley and His mother Gladys, 1956.

(Source: Reddit)  Young Brigitte Bardot visits Pablo Picasso at his studio near Cannes, 1956.

(Source: Reddit)   Major Charles Young in 1916. He was the third African-American to graduate from West Point, the first black U.S. National Park superintendent, and the first black man to become a Colonel.

(Source: Reddit)   Australian nurses ready to battle the influenza pandemic in Surrey Hills, Sydney in April 1919.

(Source: Reddit)  Charlie Chaplin & Walt Disney at the Santa Anita Race Track – Arcadia, California, U.S. – 1939.

(Source: Reddit)   Tuskegee airmen at Ramitelli, Italy, March 1945.

(Source: Reddit) The United States Capitol in 1846. In 1793, the cornerstone of the building was laid by President Washington

(Source: Reddit)   Billie Holiday and her Boxer named Mister at Downbeat club in New York, 1947.

(Source: Reddit) Union soldiers posing with a cannon – circa 1862.

The Statue of Liberty (an artist’s rendering) – Paris, France, 1886, before it was transported to America.

Street car conductor in Seattle not allowing passengers aboard without a mask, during Spanish Flu Pandemic in 1918.

(Source: Reddit)  General Francisco “Pancho” Villa in 1914, during the Mexican Revolution.

Schoolgirls design posters with women’s equality themes as they compete for a prize in a suffrage poster contest at the Fine Arts Club, October 14, 1915.

Charlie Chaplin selling war bonds on Wall Street, 1918.

(Source: Reddit)   Children in front of moving picture theater, Easter Sunday matinee, Black Belt, Chicago, Illinois. 1941.

(Source: Reddit)  “Watering cattle at Mount Kosciuszko,” at Blue Lake, New South Wales, Australia, circa 1900.

Chaplain Kenny Lynch conducts services north of Hwacheon, Korea, for men of the 31st Regiment. 1951, Korean War.

(Source: Reddit)   A busy market day at Jacques Cartier Square, Montreal, Canada in 1900.

(Source: Reddit)   Listen to what she has to say — British Suffragette Emmeline Pankhurst addressing crowd on Wall Street, New York in 1911.

Rural mailman transfers letters and packages to another postman’s saddlebags — he will ride further up the side road and creek beds where no wagon or car can go. In the mountain section near Morehead, Kentucky, 1940.

(Source: Reddit)   The Schienenzeppelin in Berlin, June 1931. A train on the way to Hamburg passes the newly arrived rail zeppelin at Spandau main station.

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