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Construction of the eiffel tower – 1880

Feet of the statue of liberty arrive on liberty island - 1885

Flatiron building, new york. The manhattan landmark under construction – 1902

Charging an electric car in 1905

The Streets of New York City in 1908

When roller skates were the hot new thing 1910

Chicago rush hour, 1909 Chicago Rush Hour, 1909

"When pigs fly…"- the first flight of a pig took place at leysdown, kent, england – 1909

Back when airlines served a full meal in flight, 1958

The last known photo of the Titanic, as the ship leaving Queenstown, Ireland on April 12th, 1912.

The day after the titanic disaster. London, april 16, 1912

Grand Canyon, 1914

The first photo upon discovery of Machu Picchu, 1912

William Harley and Arthur Davidson, 1914

Women demonstrating against Prohibition, 1932

This is how people took selfies in 1920

Gaudi's Sagrada Família in Barcelona, 1915

1922 Beach Police --No swimsuit was allowed to be higher than 6 inches above the knee

The unbroken seal on Tutankhamun’s tomb, 1922

View from the top on the opening day of the Empire State Building, 1931

London Bus, 1928

Al Capone’s free soup kitchen, Chicago, 1931

The rarely seen back of the Hoover Dam before it filled with water 1936

Golden Gate bridge construction, 1937

When the Hindenburg exploded May 6, 1937

Oranges for 1 cent, 1942

The famous Hollywood sign, which originally said Hollywoodland. 'Land' was removed in 1949.

Unwanted babies for sale in Italy, 1940s

Children wearing gas masks while playing, 1941

Freddie Mercury (Queen) 1958

Martin Luther King Jr. arrested outside a courtroom, 1958

Motorola remote control TV, 1962

Moments before being assassinated in Dallas, Texas in November 1963, President John F. Kennedy Jr. waves to onlookers

Earthrise' over the moon, taken by members of Apollo 8 in 1968

Niagara falls without water. 1969

Opening ceremony of Woodstock, 1969

The Beatles crossing Abbey Road, 1969

Last known photo of Lennon and McCartney, 1974

Gerald R. Ford and Pelé, 1975

Star Wars Opening day, 1977

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Roy Kemp
Roy Kemp
04. Mai 2020

Loved the photo of the Sagrada Famila in Barcelona. My wife and I were there last summer on a European trip. Beautiful old church and still under construction. No open space around the church now. I will remember Barcelona as the place I got my cell phone stolen. Despite all the warnings about pick-pockets and the precautions I took it was stolen on the Metro. Never felt a thing. Oh well, that's life.

Take care all and a big hello to all my old PERI friends from the 1960's to the 1980's.

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