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Jerusalem Before Israel: 49 Fascinating Photos Of Life In The Arab Holy City

Jerusalem Before Israel: 49 Fascinating Photos Of Life In The Arab Holy City

A revealing look inside the holy city that once was.
25 Lomax Family Photos From The Archive Of American Folk Song

25 Lomax Family Photos From The Archive Of American Folk Song

When "folk music" meant more than just acoustic guitars.
Poignant Ellis Island Photos That Convey The Hope And Hardship Of Coming To America

Poignant Ellis Island Photos That Convey The Hope And Hardship Of Coming To America

We've always been a nation of immigrants.
The Shocking Assassination Of Inejiro Asanuma

The Shocking Assassination Of Inejiro Asanuma

See the footage that shocked a nation.
The French Postcard: The Early 20th Century Equivalent Of “Playboy”

The French Postcard: The Early 20th Century Equivalent Of “Playboy”

The turn of the 20th century brought with it a number of changes. The French Postcard was just one of many responses to them.
Haunting Photos Taken Inside Mental Asylums Of Decades Past

Haunting Photos Taken Inside Mental Asylums Of Decades Past

If you can believe it, this kind of treatment didn't take place all that long ago.
The Story Behind The Photo That Changed The World’s Perception Of AIDS

The Story Behind The Photo That Changed The World’s Perception Of AIDS

How a single photo by a photography student moved the world to a greater understanding of the AIDS pandemic.
26 Photos Of The Children Who Fought The American Civil War

26 Photos Of The Children Who Fought The American Civil War

One out of every five people who enlisted in the Civil War was under the age of 18.
Prince Philip Announces Retirement At 95 Years Old

Prince Philip Announces Retirement At 95 Years Old

See the most incredible images from the life and career of the man who has been married to Queen Elizabeth II for 70 years.
Inside The Book That 19th Century Experts Used To Diagnose And Explain Sexual Deviancy

Inside The Book That 19th Century Experts Used To Diagnose And Explain Sexual Deviancy

The pioneering Psychopathia Sexualis first brought sexual "perversion" to the masses.
The Story Behind The Iconic “Saigon Execution” Photo

The Story Behind The Iconic “Saigon Execution” Photo

The photograph of a South Vietnamese general executing a young Viet Cong fighter during the Tet Offensive shocked the world. Details that didn't make the papers paint a different story.