Here are this week’s interesting historical photos. For part 274, click here.
1. An Undercover Police Officer apprehends a mugger on the New York Subway, 1985.
The photo was taken by Bruce Davidson.
2. Young punks in Communist Hungary, Budapest, 1982.
3. U.S. Air Force bombers fly over Ploiești, Romania, following a raid on 1 August 1943. Of the 16 cameramen accompanying this mission, the one who took this photo was the only one to survive.
4. Rome when it became the capital of the Kingdom of Italy, 1871.
5. A rare photo of a traffic accident in the Netherlands more than 100 years ago.
The photo was taken in 1914.