Camera in the past was used only to capture the most precious or one-in-a kind moments. today, almost millions of pictures are captured on camera every second in different parts of the world. So, let us take a moment to appreciate the precious images from the past. As you scroll down, you will witness some historical images that might change your perspective on things.

#1 100,000 Iranian Women March Against The Hijab Law, Tehran 1979

#2 Meet The “Night Witches”, Fearless Russian Female Pilots Who Bombed Nazis By Night, 1941




#3 A Native American Mother And Her Child – 1900s

#4 In 1941, The Photo On The Left Was Taken Of Soviet Soldier Eugen Stepanovich Kobytev On The Day He Left To Go To War. The Photo On The Right Was Taken In 1945 After The End Of The War, Just 4 Years Apart

#5 A Red Cross Nurse Writing Down Last Words Of Mortally Wounded Soldier, Taken Around 1917

#6 Keshia Thomas Protects An Alleged Kkk Supporter From A Mob In Ann Arbor, Mi, 1996

#7 Sir David Attenborough As A Young Man, Late 1950s

#8 Annette Kellerman Promotes Women’s Right To Wear A Fitted One-Piece Bathing. She Was Arrested For Indecency (1907)

#9 British Soldiers (Interrupted During Drag Show Rehearsals By A German Raid) Manning A Bl 6-Inch Mk Vii Naval Gun At Shornemead Fort, England In 1940

#10 Grand Central Terminal, NYC, The Sun Can’t Shine Through Like That Now Due To The Surrounding Tall Buildings. 1929

#11 Coal Miners Coming Up A Coal Mine Elevator After A Day Of Work In 1920’s Belgium

#12 A Boy’s Reaction Staring At A TV Screen For The First Time (1948)

#13 Today In 1945, The Auschwitz Death Camp Was Discovered And Liberated By The Red Army

#14 American Troops Treat A Wounded Dog On Orote Pennisula. W.Eugene Smith. 1944

#15 Female Snipers Of The 3rd Shock Army, 1st Belorussian Front, 775 Confirmed Kills, Germany, May 1945

#16 Lockheed Martin Employee Sally Wadsworth Working On The Fuselage Of A P-38 Lightning In California In 1944

#17 Arikara Warrior ‘Bear’s Belly’ – North Dakota, USA – Photo By Edward Curtis (1909)

#18 JFK & Bill Clinton Greeting At The White House, In 1963

#19 An Undercover Police Officer On Duty. New York, Brooklyn, 1 July 1969

#20 San Francisco’s Iconic Cliff House, Shortly Before It Was Destroyed By Fire In 1907

#21 Geologist Thomas Griffith Taylor And Meteorologist Charles Wright In The Entrance Of An Ice Grotto. Terra Nova Expedition, Ross Island, 5 January 1911. Photo Taken By Herbert Ponting

#22 Visiting Quarantined Family And Friends At Ullevål Hospital, Oslo – Photo By Anders Beer Wilse – 1905

#23 A Woman Overlooking A Snowy Mountain Pass In The Pyrenees Mountains, France – 1956

#24 A U.S. Marine Rescues Two Vietnamese Children During A Gun Battle At The City Of Hue, During The Tet Offensive Of The Vietnam War – 1968

#25 Homecoming, A British Soldier With His 8-Month-Old Daughter As He Arrives At The Docks From Overseas 1945

#26 A German World War II Prisoner Is Released By The Soviet Union And Reunited With His 12-Year-Old Daughter, Who Has Not Seen Him Since Infancy. 1956

#27 Mother And Baby Of Family Of Nine Living In Field On U.S. Route 70 Near The Tennessee River, March 1936

#28 Shepherds Listening To Music Records, Azerbaijan 1939

#29 Cetshwayo, King Of The Zulu Who Defeated The British At The Battle Of Isandlwana, 1878

#30 The World’s Last Commercial Ocean-Going Sailing Ship – The Pamir – Rounding Cape Horn, 1949

#31 Navajo Riders In The Canyon De Chelly, Arizona. 1904, Photo Taken By Edward Curtis

#32 A Native American Man Looking Over The Newly Completed Transcontinental Railroad In Nevada, 1869

#33 One Of The Many Selfies That Emperor Nicholas II Took Throughout His Life, (1868-1918)

#34 Frozen Niagara Falls, 1911

#35 All Of Them Pick Shrimp At The Peerless Oyster Co. Photo Was Taken While Bosses Were At Dinner As They Refused To Permit The Children To Be In Photos. Out Of 60 Workers, 15 Were Apparently Under 12 Yrs Old. Bay St. Louis, Miss, March 1911