The Ames flourmill in Oswego, New York, well ablaze during the great fire of July 5th 1853. First known photograph of a burning building, taken by George N. Barnard

The Ames flourmill in Oswego, New York, well ablaze during the great fire of July 5th 1853. First known photograph of a burning building, taken by George N. Barnard

An elderly woman during yesterday’s Yuen Long protest in Hong Kong. She cried and asked riot police not to fire bullets towards young protesters.

An elderly woman during yesterday’s Yuen Long protest in Hong Kong. She cried and asked riot police not to fire bullets towards young protesters.

20 year old Derrick Byrd talking to a reporter while recovering from 2nd and 3rd degree burns to his face, back, and arms after going back into a fire to save his 8 year old niece.

20 year old Derrick Byrd talking to a reporter while recovering from 2nd and 3rd degree burns to his face, back, and arms after going back into a fire to save his 8 year old niece.