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May 2 1945 The Battle of Berlin ends when German forces surrender unconditionally to the Soviets. - An elderly man sits alone among the ruins after the Battle of Berlin (May World History, World War Ii, Berlin 1945, Berlin Germany, West Berlin, Elderly Man, Interesting History, Military History, Military Photos

An elderly man sits among the ruins after the Battle of Berlin, May 1945. [550x799]

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Country: Britain This propaganda poster used for a stronger war effort after Winston Churchill became the Prime Minister. It was also used for a united national effort. Winston Churchill, Churchill Quotes, World History, World War Ii, Ww2 Propaganda, Ww2 Posters, Retro Posters, Vintage Posters, Battle Of Britain

Churchill Wartime Poster

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"This is Trench Foot" ~ WWII soldier's health poster, ca. Michelangelo Antonioni, Science Fiction, Pulp Fiction, Ww2 Propaganda Posters, Doc Holliday, Pulp Magazine, Magazine Covers, Magazine Rack, Poster Ads

1944-This Is Trenchfoot

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Jamel Shabazz reminds us that New York was many things, but never dull. - Informations About Jamel Shabazz reminds us that New York was many things, but never dull… - Vintage Photography, Street Photography, Urban Photography, Editorial Photography, Cultura Rave, Lise Sarfati, Jamel Shabazz, 80s Hip Hop, African American Culture

Jamel Shabazz reminds us that 1980s New York was many things, but never dull...

Jamel Shabazz reminds us that 1980s New York was many things, but never dull

Two teenage Viet Cong soldiers at camp near Cai Lay, one carrying a captured U. automatic weapon, the other an anti-tank weapon, 1973 ~ Vietnam War Vietnam History, Vietnam War Photos, American War, American History, American Soldiers, British History, Theme Tattoo, My War, North Vietnam

1973 - Two teenage Viet Cong soldiers at camp near Cai Lay, one carrying a captured U.S. automatic weapon, the other an anti-tank weapon

(3/2/1973) GẦN CAI LẬY, NAM VN--Hai binh sĩ VC tuổi teen, một vác khẩu M-16 của Mỹ tịch thu được, người kia vác một khẩu súng chống tăng, cả hai vui vẻ chào đón phóng viên ảnh UPI Jeff Taylor đến thăm trại của họ ở gần đây ngày 3/2/73. (UPI)

Chicago Police and Noise Pollution Poster fFar to Late Pin Up Vintage, Pop Art Vintage, Vintage Ads, Vintage Posters, Retro Ads, Retro Advertising, Vintage Office, Vintage Rock, Vintage Stuff

* 1942 ~ Chicago Police and Noise Pollution [read story below]

28 May 1942 ~ "Noise and Health" will be the subject presented by guest speakers at the University of Chicago, before the Greather Chicago Noise Reduction Council at its Noise Abatement Week luncheon on Thursday, June 4th, at the Bismarck Hotel. "How much can man take of his roaring and rattling civilization?" will be the specific theme. Scientific study during the past decade of the harmful effects of excessive noise to the human body and mind has brought out the fact that noise causes a…

 Bob Ewell stopped Atticus on the post office corner, spat in his face and told him he'd get him if it took him the rest of his life" (Lee man vs man Atticus vs Bob Ewell Good Health Tips, Health Advice, Health Care, Health Diet, Vintage Advertisements, Vintage Ads, Retro Ads, Journal Vintage, Vintage Medical

New York City’s novel anti-spitting law of 1896

The nasty habit was commonly done on sidewalks and in streetcars. But health officials knew that spitting spread lethal diseases, especially tuberculosis, a leading cause of death in crowded, dank …

Pat Keely wait for daylight world war two blackout poster artwork national archives Vintage Advertisements, Vintage Ads, Vintage Posters, Vintage Artwork, Ww2 Propaganda Posters, Galo, Poster Ads, Coq, Military Art

WW2 ... wait for daylight! (UK)

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18 Listed by Ara Güler on Art, Istanbul and Celebrities in Photo . Monochrome Photography, Artistic Photography, Street Photography, Photos Du, Old Photos, Paris Match, Magnum Photos, Photo Black, Ansel Adams

18 Fotoğrafta Ara Güler ile Sanat, İstanbul ve Ünlüler Üzerine |

Yakın zamanda çıkmış 5 farklı Ara Güler röportajından seçtiğimiz alıntılar ve Ara Güler fotoğrafları bir arada. Ara Güler'i Ara Güler'den dinliyoruz.

Read to Win the War: 13 Vintage Posters Promoting American Libraries Library Posters, Book Posters, Reading Posters, Ww2 Propaganda Posters, Reading Adventure, American Library Association, Vintage Library, Little Library, Popular Books

Camp libraries

The original text read ""The camp library is yours - Read to win the war. You will find popular books for fighting men in the recreational buildings and at other points in this camp. Free. No red tape. Open every day. Good reading will help you advance. Library War Service, American Library Association." C.B. Falls / American Library Association 1917 This image (or other media file) is in the public domain because its copyright has expired. This applies to Australia, the European Union and…

I've always said that flies have diry little poop fingers! When a fly wipes his feet on your food, he’s spreading disease. War Department, U. Medical Posters, Ww2 Posters, Medical Facts, Health Ads, Public Health, Mental Health, Vintage Advertisements, Vintage Ads, Retro Ads

This article will make you want to wash your hands | Bee Wilson

The Long Read: The Edwardians used repulsive images of flies on food, faeces and vomit to raise awareness of how the insects spread killer diseases. The campaign saved many lives. Could disgust be used to promote better hygiene today?