Here are this week’s interesting historical photos. For part 206, click here.
1. The head of the Statue of Liberty was displayed at the 1878 Paris world fair.
2. The Milan Cathedral shrouded in fog, 1960s.
3. People seeking shelter behind lamp-posts at Dam square Amsterdam after German troops opened fire at the celebrating masses (22 killed, 120 injured), 7 May 1945.
4. Eddie Vedder hanging from the rafters, at the Drop in the Park concert in Seattle, 20 September 1992.
Photo by Lance Mercer.
5. Canadian Soldiers storm Juno Beach as part of the first wave, 6 June 1944.