“Iron Youth. Youth! We are none of us more than twenty years old. But young? Youth? That is long ago. We are old folk”
Russian Soldiers Preparing for the Battle of Kursk, July 1943
“Congress of Freaks” – P.T. Barnum’s Traveling Freak Show, New York City, 1924
Circus showman and founder P.T. Barnum and his three dwarves, General Tom Thumb, Lavinia Warren and Commodore Nutt, 1800s
President of Chile Salvador Allende moments away from death during military coup at Moneda Palace in Santiago.
An English military aviator dropping a bomb, during the flight, on the French front during the First World War, 1916.
Newly liberated inmates at Bergen-Belsen concentration camp chase down and beat a former kapo (a prisoner assigned by the SS guards to supervise forced labor in the camp). Kapos were picked for their brutality towards fellow prisoners and received additional privileges, 16 April 1945.
Citizen Kane premiere, 1941