With the advent of photography, important moments in human history became more than anecdotes in textbooks. Filled with the laughter, tears, tragedies, and triumphs of real life, interesting historical photos leap off the page and give faces and scope to the major events of yesteryear.
Check out these cool historical photos to glimpse the major events and celebrities of days gone by.
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400-Year-Old Bonsai Tree That Survived The Hiroshima Bombing
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The First Successful Flight By The Wright Brothers At Kitty Hawk, NC (1903)
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ENIAC: The First General-Purpose Digital Computer (c. 1947-1955)
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Union And Confederate Soldiers Shaking Hands At The 1913 Gettysburg Reunion
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