Speakers on for music: As Time Goes By

Walk Down Memory Lane --
a Bit of History in Photographs

Albert Einstein's Diploma

Here's his report card! 1896 - highest marks in Algebra - physics - Geometry

lower marks in languages


Albert Einstein.


Real Samurai

Samurai taken between 1860 and 1880.


A shell shocked reindeer looks on as World War II planes drop bombs on Russia in 1941

Disney brothers, wives and mom when they opened the studio

Roy O. and Walt Disney on the day they opened Disney Studios.


Microsoft Staff Photo 1978

Young Bill Gates ---- & ----The Microsoft staff in 1978.  11 people - 2 women 5 beards


The last known Tasmanian Tiger photographed in 1933. The species is now extinct.

Tank Man Tiananmen square

A different angle taken of "Tank Man," the man who stood against
a line of tanks in Tiananmen Square .
He is standing in the street between the tree trunk and the fleeing man.
You can see the tanks approaching from the right.


Winston Churchill.

Winston Churchill out for a swim. Typical swim suit of the day


The London sky following a bombing and dogfight between British and German planes in 1940.

Martin Luther king and his son

Martin Luther King, Jr removes a burned cross from his yard in 1960. The boy is his son.

Google Start

Google begins.  34 people here



Nagasaki , 20 minutes after the atomic bombing in 1945.

Native Railroad overlook

A Native American overlooking the newly completed transcontinental railroad in 1868.

great fire and earthquake in San Francisco April 18th, 1906

The Great San Francisco Fire and Earthquake of 1906.


A Japanese plane is shot down during the Battle of Saipan in 1944.

McDonald's Ronald 1963

The original Ronald McDonald -- played by Willard Scott!


Hitler in Paris .


Halifax airport plane

Grounded aircraft on September 11, 2001 await orders.


British SAS back from a three month long patrol of North Africa , January 18, 1943.

Disney Cafeteria

Disneyland employee cafeteria in 1961.

First McDonalds

The first McDonalds. - buy em by the bag ---- on the sign


Fidel Castro lays a wreath at the Lincoln Memorial.

Lumberjacks in California

Lumberjacks in California

California lumberjacks work on Redwoods. Thousands of tree rings in these ancient trees each over 1000+ years old or even much older........such a shame -  irreplaceable giants-  national park treasures all gone but a few - what kind of men would do such a thing for over 100 years --- 
Destroy something they cannot ever fix or replace for 2000 years?

It is an evergreen, long-lived, monoecious tree living 12001800 years or more. ... 
An estimated 95% or more of the original 
old-growth redwood
 forest has been cut

 In 1850, old-growth redwood forest covered more than 2,000,000 acres 
(8,100 acres by... 1968, by which time nearly 90% of the original 
redwood trees
 had been logged.

Beatles at the age of 15


Franz Ferdinand with his wife

Archduke Franz Ferdinand with his wife on the day they were assassinated in 1914,
an event that helped spark World War I.


The 1912 World Series.


Hilary and Bill Clinton

Bill and Hillary Clinton playing volleyball in 1975.  A future US President

Elves Presley in the Army

Elvis in the Army.

Machu Picchu discovery

The first photo following the discovery of Machu Pichu in 1912.


Child laborers in 1880.

Time Square approx. 1911

New York 's Times Square in 1911.



Construction of Christ the Redeemer in Rio da Janeiro , Brazil .


Mississippi Steamboats

Steamboats on the Mississippi River in 1907.


Leo Tolstoy tells a story to his grandchildren in 1909.

The Beatles and Muhammad Ali

The Beatles meet Muhammad Ali.

Disneyland Construction

The construction of Disneyland .

Arnold Schawrzenegger on the day of citizenship

Arnold Schwarzenegger on the day he received his American citizenship.


Fourteen year-old Osama bin Laden. He's second from the right. - 
bell bottom pants - pink car - expensive shops, nice threads,

About 24 people out  smiling --- looking hip for the day

and not one woman has their face or head covered


Construction of the Statue of Liberty 1884

Construction of the Statue of Liberty in 1884.

A different world today

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