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Compilação de fails do século passado 29

Compilação de fails do século passado (32 fotos

In the liner SS Normandie caught fire while being converted to a troopship, capsized onto her port side and came to rest on the mud of the Hudson River. Although salvaged at great expense, restoration was deemed too costly and she was scrapped in October

17 Things Girls Need from their Mothers I love this! I'm reading it with my 5 month old daughter asleep in my arms and am tearing up. I love being her mom and look forward to all the memories ahead. These are good things to remember as she grows up.

Noticia Final: Sensacional!! O que faz dez dos onze porta-aviões ...

Home sweet home: four Nimitz-class aircraft carriers resting at Naval Station Norfolk, Virginia, which coincidentally is the largest naval base in the world.

The birth of The Flatiron. 1902

Flatiron Building, NYC :: The Manhattan landmark under construction ca, 1902 [Detroit Publishing Co]

Hoax: Shared as JFK and Jackie Kennedy moments before he was assassinated, this photo was actually taken more than three before, shortly after his acceptance of the Democratic Party endorsement for President.

Shortly after his acceptance of the Democratic Party endorsement for President: Senator (and future US President) John F. Kennedy and his wife, future First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy, smile and wave from the back of an open-top car.

Construção dos bustos no Monte Rushmore

Mount Rushmore was started in It took 14 years and around 400 workers to finish the head carvings. The sculpture of Abraham Lincoln’s face got completed in

Circa 1900-1910. “Yard of tenement, New York City.

Circa "Yard of tenement, New York City." Hung out to dry somewhere in Manhattan. Image by: Detroit Publishing Company glass negative.

Head for heights: Steeplejacks working on the top of the Woolworth building in New York

Think 'skywalking' photographs are a modern craze? Vintage images show how brave souls were doing it in the 1930s

Bank of Manhattan, New York, 1929 Their lives are quite literally in the balance. One of them doesn't even look like he is holding on to anything

Bank of Manhattan, New York, 1929 - Vertigo: Nerves of Steel - Stills Galleries - British Pathé


Thomas "Tad" Lincoln poses on April 1865 with his father President Lincoln in the Whitehouse. Tad outlived his father, but died of heart failure at the age of 18 on July Lincoln always looks so unreal in photographs to me.

Rock - Locals walk the streets of Madison Square near the Flatiron Building in New York City, 1918 - National Geographic Vintage

Charles C. Ebbets-Iron Worker: Rockefeller Center ca.1930's

This vintage American History photo features a worker during construction of the Empire State Building. Photo by Lewis Hine,

SS Normandie

A stark and dramatic shot of the Normandie on fire in New York Harbour February This picture courtesy of AMU (American Military University) public domain image.