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Chamber Street in the Liberties Dublin as it once was #LovetheLiberties #Ireland

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Toronto's new City Hall opened on September 13, 1965.  Source: the Telegram, September 14, 1965

Toronto's new City Hall opened on September Source: the Telegram, September 1965

Cape Town Foreshore (1948): The foreshore is a large area of reclaimed land from Table Bay, and today includes the Cape Town Railway Station and Civic Centre. Even the Cape Town International Convention Centre was once part of the bay.

Cape Town Foreshore The foreshore is a large area of reclaimed land from Table Bay, and today includes the Cape Town Railway Station and Civic Centre. Even the Cape Town International Convention Centre was once part of the bay.

The Dome of the Rock in Jerusalem in 1867

These photos were taken between 1898 and 1914 when Palestine was under Ottoman rule.

Longacre Square before It was renamed Times Square in 1904, after completion of the New York Times building.

New York circa “Longacre Square.” Soon to be renamed Times Square after the recently completed New York Times tower seen here. (via Shorpy Historical Photo Archive :: Longacre Square:

#Copenhagen, Denmark - Bicyclists in the 1940s

"Cyclists at Nørrebrogade in Copenhagen" Denmark - Copenhagen, circa 1943 (WWII)

March 15, 1933. "New York city views. Financial district from Hotel Bossert." Large-format acetate negative by Samuel H. Gottscho.

March "New York city views. Financial district from Hotel Bossert." Large-format acetate negative by Gottscho-Schleisner

#Berlin Wall Under Construction in 1961

The photo above shows guards along the East Berlin side of the Berlin Wall, in (Photo courtesy of Creative Commons.

Antarctic Night (1989)

The surreal and sprawling landscapes of Australian artist Jan Senbergs – in pictures

Jan Senbergs Antarctic night 1989 Synthetic polymer paint and collage on canvas x cm National Gallery of Australia, Canberra Purchased 1990

Parliament House in Cape Town

Take a look at this beautiful image of Parliament House in Cape Town, South Africa. The photo was taken sometime in the early

Pres Obama landing in Cuba. 20-01-2016

Air Force One carrying U. President Barack Obama and his family flies over a neighborhood of Havana as it approaches the runway to land at Havana& international airport for the first visit to Cuba by a sitting U. president in nearly 90 years, on March

Clearly this is not something that you'd see today. What a beautiful image, taken sometime in the 1930s. Pan American Airways Sikorsky flying boat over Was

Clearly this is not something that you'd see today. What a beautiful image, taken sometime in the Pan American Airways Sikorsky flying boat over Was

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