Dragon de 1918
Red Army sniper team with Gasmask.
Bretagne class battleship with behind her a line of Cruisers during maneuvers in the 30s
Iconic Gloria Swanson in Queen Kelly (1929) directed by Erich Von Stroheim.
TODAY IN HISTORY
12 September 1814
Joshua Abraham Norton (1818– 1880), known as Emperor Norton, was a citizen of San Francisco, California, who proclaimed himself “Norton I, Emperor of the United States” in 1859. In 1863 he took the secondary title of “Protector of Mexico” after Napoleon III invaded that country.
Filmmaker Helene “Leni” Riefenstahl, (1902-2003) German soldiers look at the shooting of residents of the city Końskie in Poland. 12.09.1939.
Source: “Größte Härte”. Verbrechen der Wehrmacht in Polen. Hrsg. vom Deutschen Historischen Institut Warschau. Grindeldruck Hamburg, 2005.
Careful what you wish for.
Never Forget the Reign of Terror waged against Muslims in the nearly two decades following 9/11.