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Ernst Haas

Homecoming Prisoners, Vienna, 1947 by Ernst Haas A mother shows a picture of her son to a returning prisoners of war.

U.S. Martin Luther King by Ernst Haas, 1963.

View Martin Luther King, Birmingham, Alabama by Ernst Haas on artnet. Browse more artworks Ernst Haas from Monroe Gallery of Photography.

La bohème

"Confirmed bachelors" sharing a kiss, United States, photographer unknown.

Photography: A Victorian Sensation

Meet the pioneers of photography and discover how the Victorian craze for the photograph transformed the way we capture images today and mirrors our own mode.

The 800-mile return trip of Robert Falcon Scott's unsuccessful attempt to be first to reach the S. Pole, his team slogged through freezing temps & blizzards, trying to stay on schedule & reach supply depots along the way. Oates' feet were badly frostbitten & he was slowing down the rest of the men. He volunteered to be left behind, but his comrades refused to leave him. Finally he simply walked outside his tent into a blizzard, telling the others, "I am just going outside. I may be some…

16 Manly Last Words

Captain Lawrence Edward Grace ("Titus") Oates - Cavalry Officer and Gentleman. "I am just going outside and may be some time." With these words, Antarctic explorer Capt Lawrence Oates set out to meet his death 100 years ago, aged

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1885 -- Anandibai Joshi of India, Keiko Okami of Japan, and Sabat Islambouli of Syria -- each became the first licensed female doctors in their respective countries. The three were students at the Women’s Medical College of Pennsylvania.

John Gebhardt's wife, Mindy, said that this little girl's entire family was executed. The insurgents intended to execute the little girl also, and shot her in the head...but they failed to kill her. She was cared for in John's hospital and is healing up, but continues to cry and moan. The nurses said John is the only one who seems to calm her down, so John has spent the last four nights holding her while they both slept in that chair. The girl is coming along with her healing. He is a real…

Chief Master Sergeant John Gebhardt in the USAF serving in Afghanistan. The insurgents intended to execute the little girl along with her family. She survived, and was cared for in John 's hospital.

MoMA | Dorothea Lange. Migrant Mother, Nipomo, California. 1936 :)

An iconic image of the Great Depression, “Migrant Mother” by Dorthea Lange depicts a destitute mother and children at a farmworkers camp near Nipomo, California.

The face of a boy hearing sounds for the first time. This photo was taken by photographer Jack Bradley and depicts the exact moment this boy, Harold Whittles, hears for the very first time ever. The doctor 'otorhinologist' treating him has just placed an earpiece in his left ear.

Harold Whittles hears for the first time ever after a doctor places an earpiece in his left ear. This photo was taken by photographer Jack Bradley, and depicts the exact moment when this boy hears for the very first time.