Boeing’s prototype B-17, with the factory designation of Model 299, was
designed by a team of engineers led by E. Gifford Emery and Edward
Curtis Wells, and was built a the company’s own expense.
Hand-colored platinum print photos of
Oglala Sioux chiefs. 1899. Library of Congress.
From top to bottom:
1. Bone Necklace, Council Chief.
2. Shout At.
3. Left Hand Bear, Chief.
4. Strikes With Nose, Chief.
Happy Victory Day !
FUCK YOU NAZIS AND YOUR STUPID-ASS WONDER WEAPONS !! 😀
A Tupolev Tu-144 suffers a mid-air disintegration at the 1973 Paris Air Show
Ironclad SMS Tegetthoff, Austro-Hungarian
Sappers of the 1st Foreign Legion arrive in Paris for the 1939 Bastille Day parade.
Meg Moorat (aka Miss Mercury) who was a WVS motorcycle messenger in London during the war, riding a Triumph Twin in the streets of Whitehall, 1941 [962×1096]
Officier de Cuirassiers, vers 1855
U.S.S. Puritan passing under Brooklyn Bridge, ~1896-1901.