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1945 — V-J Day in Times Square/Alfred Eisenstaedt/The LIFE Picture Collection / Getty Images An American sailor passionately kisses a nurse as thousands jam into Times Square to celebrate the long-awaited victory over Japan in World War II.

Old snaps you have to see. Part 14. FAMOUS PEOPLE editing

Old snaps you have to see. Part 14. FAMOUS PEOPLE editing

Old snaps you have to see. Part FAMOUS PEOPLE editing finally, old pics that aren't super depressing.

10 Images Reveals What Historical Figures Actually Looked Like

10 Images Reveals What Historical Figures Actually Looked Like

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it's them badass kids in chicago, frank sinatra, and rad kids on the streets of jamaica that hits the spot for me :D Classy People From The Past Remind Us What "Cool" Really Means

Sailor Kissing Nurse, Times Square, August 🌻 For more great pins go to

Residents of West Berlin show children to their grandparents who reside on the Eastern side, 1961

Residents of West Berlin show children to their grandparents who reside on the Eastern side, 1961

21 Of The Most Heartwarming Historic Photos Ever

21 Of The Most Heartwarming Historic Photos Ever

My favorite picture has to be the one of the proud girl with her pet toad // 21 Of The Most Heartwarming Historic Photos Ever

20 utterly unique historical photographs you’ve probably never seen before

20 utterly unique historical photographs you’ve probably never seen before

20 utterly unique historical photographs you’ve probably never seen before (Isn't that Marianne Faithful in with Mick?

30 captivating historical photographs. "The way real men shave"? Wow. - 9GAG

30 captivating historical photographs. "The way real men shave"? Wow.

30 captivating historical photographs that you need to see - Saved for the thylacine and picture of women in Afganistan

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I really hate the one with the poor bear. 20 Rare Historical Photos That Will Leave You Stunned

20 Rare Historical Photos You Probably Haven't Seen Before

20 Rare Historical Photos You Probably Haven't Seen Before. THIS, this is why photography is so important. I love these rare moments caught on camera.

August 25th, it's going to probably look a little something like this :)

1945 - A staff sergeant kisses his lady as peace replaces war. The above signage at the "New Hope" train station in Pennsylvania says it all. Optimism and happiness caught by a snapshot in time.

Vintage Dreams

A Young Woman Lifts Her Feet While Embracing And Kissing A Uniformed Us Soldier At The Train Station, Connecticut, 1945

Playing children near dead horse, New York, ca 1900. Photographer unknown.

the beautiful horse, and it's history. In 1880 New York City removed an average of 41 horse carcasses a day from its city streets. This picture, taken in the early shows children playing in the street right next to a dead horse.

These photographers may have never known the significance of the pictures they took and that millions would be marveling at them in the future. From thousands of images, I chose these to give us a rare and fascinating look at how different (and similar) life used to be.

36 Incredible Photographs from the Past You Might Not Have Seen Before

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