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Nagasaki, 20 minutos después del bombardeo atómico en 1945. http://www.lavidalucida.com/2014/06/30-fotografias-historicas-que-te.html

A mushroom cloud from an atomic bomb rises over Nagasaki. The second atomic bomb was dropped on the city of Nagasaki in August, in the last days of WWII shortly before the surrender of Japan.

This photo shows the total destruction of the city of Hiroshima, Japan, on April 1, 1946. The atomic bomb known as "Little Boy" was dropped over Hiroshima on Aug. 6, 1945 during World War II from the U.S. AAF Superfortress bomber plane called "Enola Gay."

This photo shows the total destruction of the city of Hiroshima, Japan, on April The atomic bomb known as "Little Boy" was dropped over Hiroshima on Aug. 1945 during World War II from the U.

35 years after the fall: The Vietnam War in pictures- slideshow - slide - 16 - NBCNews.com

35 years after the fall: The Vietnam War in pictures

A soldier of the US Seventh Marines carrying a little puppy in his pocket after rescuing it during an operation southwest of Da Nang in Vietnam, January 1968 (Photo by Keystone/Getty Images)

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

The rarely seen back of the Hoover Dam before it filled with water 1936 - On March the Hoover Dam was completed. More than people were employed by six Companies to construct the dam. Construction began in 1931 and over 100 workers died.

A young German soldier in pain being treated by American GI

A young German soldier in WWII being treated by an American GI medic. Hitler sent boys to fight his dirty war; US sent men to tend to their wounds.

Mary Fields, nickname Stagecoach Mary, was a former slave who became the first African-American woman to work for the US postal service when, about age 60, she was the fastest applicant to hitch up a team of 6 horses in the Montana Territory. She wore a pistol under her apron and when the snow was too deep for the horses she would carry the mail on her back and deliver it on snowshoes. She never missed a day. When the town of Cascade banned women from saloons, the mayor granted her an…

Mary Fields, c. Mary Fields, also known as Stagecoach Mary (c. was the first African-American woman employed as a mail carrier in the United and just the second American woman to work for the United States Postal Service.

Geraldine Doyle - the woman whose photo inspired the We Can Do It poster.

Geraldine Doyle, "Rosie the Riveter". Geraldine Doyle was the inspiration behind the famous "Rosie the Riveter" poster.

May 08, 1945 — Two million people gathered in Times Square to celebrate the end of World War II.

May 1945 - Times Square New York City Two million people gathered to celebrate the end of World War II. That's people, think about that.

Large ominous ovens at Auschwitz or Auschwitz Birkenau German Nazi Concentration

Bones of anti-Nazi German women still are in the crematoriums in the German concentration camp at Weimar, Germany, taken by the U. Prisoners of all nationalities were tortured and killed, April 1945 (NARA Photo).

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