A huge pile of American bison skulls ,waiting to be ground into fertilizer ( 1870 )
The “bridge of death ” in Pripyat after the Chernobyl disaster .
The people of the city flocked to the bridge and watched in awe multicolored flames of the burning reactor 4 climb higher . They were informed that the radiation levels were minimal and they were safe . They knew little about the fact that there was a huge spike in this same place and each person on the bridge died due to lethal doses of radiation .
This photo was taken in 1925 of a little girl who was visiting the grave of her twin sister .
This photo , taken in Boston in 1975 shows a women aged 19 and her godson 2 years old , trapped in a burning building .
Although the authorities have done everything to save them , the platform has a drop of 50 m . The little boy survived because he fell on the body of his godmother .
Body of a Soviet soldier standing posed by Finnish fighters to intimidate the Soviets in 1939
Laundry – 20 years after Chernobyl disaster
Eugene Weidmann , the last person to have been in public guillotined in France 1939.
A Russian spy , smilling right before getting executed in Finland 1942 .