Here are this week’s interesting historical photos. For part 221, click here.
1. The statue of David by Michelangelo, encased in bricks to prevent damage from bombs, during WWII.
2. Girls deliver ice.
Heavy work that formerly belonged to men only is being done by girls. The ice girls are delivering ice on a route and their work requires brawn as well as the patriotic ambition to help, 16 September 1918.