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Two samurais in full armour and mask, taken by an Italian British photographer in 1870.


The rarely seen back of hover dam before it was filled with water, 1936.
Comment below if you have been here!


The irony for people waiting a breadline during the Great Depression, 1937.
I'm back guys, been thinking over the new year and busy with other projects hope you are still interested the photos i wish to show you and continue to spread the art of history.


School children make their way across a river on pulleys on the outskirts of Modena, Italy 1959.
~Comment below if you would do this to get to school?


Night fishing in Hawaii, 1946.
~ comment below your thoughts on this!


Comment below if you hate flies?
I hate them! ~Do you guys like these posts?


Nazi party rally at the cathedral of lights, 1937.
~ How many would have been alive in 1947 comment you thoughts!


Arsenal vs Manchester United FA cup final, Highbury park, London 1926.
~ Comment below your favourite football/soccer team!


The Mona Lisa is returned to the Louvre at the end of World War 2.


COMMENT BELLOW if you would take part in this sport.
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Rays of the springtime sun illuminate a railway police women outside Liverpool station, London. 1952.
Comment if you have been to London i am interested to know!


How cute is this?
~ Seven puppies in socks on a washing line, 1929.


Soviet Soldiers playing the piano in a wrecked room in Berlin, 1945.
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SPAM the COMMENTS if you can not wait for Christmas.
~ This photograph is taken during wartime Britain, London 1940.


A Zeppelin under construction.
🔱 COMMENT below when you think this photo was taken!
Check my story to find out the answer later. I will be announcing the winner later as well.


A troupe of elephants and zebra walk down Manhattan on the way to circus of Barnum & Bailey 1968.
Comment below if this would happen nowadays?


Comment below who was worse Hitler or Stalin?


Child trying to cut light, 1886.
Comment below what you think of this, i will be featuring the most thoughtful ones!


Two german machine gunners manning a mounted MG34 on a tripod. 🔰If you are a long time follower you will remember my fact posts. I am bringing them back along with these posts. Comment below if your excited to see them return.


Comment below if you like this German motorbike?


Winston Churchill with his dog and most importantly cigar? Comment below your thoughts on this man?
Best British prime minister ever?
Debate in the comments!!!


June 1940 a French soldier surrenders to the German soldier along the maginot line.
Comment below what the French soldier might have been thinking best one gets a shout out!!!


A casual Sunday in Glasgow, 1984. Comment below what you were up to at this age! Best one will get a shout out. Let the spam commence!!!


What do you think of this reenactment picture, a fight between a German and soviet soldier.
Comment below if you thought this was real!


London Westminster covered in fog and snow, 1955. Who is excited for Christmas comment below !!!!!


First world war German cavalryman with his lance, what do you think of the use of horses in war comment below!
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Two american soldiers posing with a captured Nazi flag and a German officers cap.


A British firefighter in 1908.
Comment below if you would get more of a fright of the fire or him😂???


Poor war pigeon?
This is a carrier pigeon is being sent of from a tank, a common method of communication during world war 1!


Comment below wether you think this is a scary figure?
An English cavalryman rides through gas with a gas mask for him and his horse, 1934.


What were you doing at his age?
Young French child in a knocked out French tank on August 26th, 1944 in Paris.


A German rifleman climbing in the Italian Alps during WW2. No health and safety here! Comment below how long you have been following @thehistoricalcorner for! 🔻🔻🔻


COMMENT BELOW if this is an intimidating man, my favourite comment will get featured on my story!!! This is an american airborne soldier preparing for the D-day landings in Normandy June,1944.


COMMENT BELOW if you would mess with this German WW1 soldier! Pretty intimidating all kitted out with his sawtooth knife!


Wedding rings of holocaust victims, 1945! Follow @thehistoricalcorner for more!!


Republican militia women in the Spanish civil war! 📸@ladies.in.war
LETS PLAY A GAME: type CIVIL letter by letter in the comments trying not to be Interrupted the winners will get a SHOUTOUT!


A Russian soldier stands guard by a German soldier! Rate this art work out of 10!


COMMENT BELOW what you think of this Santa Claus giving you your presents this Christmas.
Croatia 1992 📸@historicalwarfareinc !
Tag 3 friends who need to see this!


Do you like my punt gun? They say this could shoot down 50 birds at once an extreme shotgun banned in the late 1860s.
Comment below if you would like one of these?


New York city policeman, 1920.
Would you hang out with him?😂


Boers from the second Boer war (1899-1902) in South Africa.
🤔🤔🤔Comment below if you know someone from South Africa or Great Britian!!!!


The rubble and ruins 4 months after the atomic bomb went of in Hiroshima Japan, 1945.


Just chilling !
✔️Tag 3 history lovers!!!!!


A member of a Finnish paramilitary auxiliary force in 1942.


Is this a monument of war or the ruins of war? COMMENT BELOW ⏬⏬⏬⏬⏬.
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Just want to use this post to mention the Historians Union, which as you should know i am apart of. It is a group of Historians on Instagram started by @82nd_rum_runner and @ww2_daily_photography , this post is by another member @finnishwarheroes i would like all my followers to go show some love to these pages and the rest of the Historians Union @historians_union_main !


Canadian infantry soldiers playing ice hockey on a makeshift ice ring on a frozen river. This was right during the middle of the Korean war in South Korea 1952.




Just a quick fact file of Henry VIII comment what you you thing of him. Was he a king or a tryrant!! ⬇️⬇️⬇️⬇️⬇️⬇️⬇️⬇️⬇️⬇️⬇️


Adolf Hitler with his German Shepherd Blondi, 1942.


Next part of the series!


German flak gun which shot down 3 UFO's among various tanks and aircraft. Comment below what you think of this!
📸@historicalwarfareinc .


Life Magazine in 1955, what do you think of this average American family with their pet lion?
Comment below!


The Tudor series begins, first posts are about the rise and beginning of the Tudor dynasty and Henry VII becoming king after this battle.


Ruins of the German town Erkelenz, 1945.


Christmas 1929 ,Chicago.


Part 2 of the Munich putsch and the final installment of this part of the Germany 1918-1945 Germany series. More will be coming soon about the rise of the Nazi party and Hitler, after the Elizabethan series i am starting next week. Hope you liked it a combination of all the posts will be coming in a few hours so keep your eyes pealed 👀👀👀! Thanks guys!


German Shepard dog posing with a German soldier 1940.


The Tehran conference, 1943. The allied leaders meet: Winston Churchill, Joseph Stalin and Roosevelt.


Dresden bombings, 1945


Armourer carrying 20mm shells on the USS Essex during the Korean war.


The remains of a dead soviet soldier, Ukraine missing since 1943.


Mass celebration in Wall Street, New York City on the announcement of the German surrender. 11th November 1918. 📷@the_amateur_historian


A man on a horse in zebra camouflage in east German Africa WW1.


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