“Oblique aerial view of parachutes and Airspeed Horsa gliders on 6th Airborne Division’s Landing Zone ‘N’ near Ranville, on the morning of 6 June.”

“Oblique aerial view of parachutes and Airspeed Horsa gliders on 6th Airborne Division’s Landing Zone ‘N’ near Ranville, on the morning of 6 June.”

The island of Pantelleria in the Mediterranean, wreathed in smoke from bursting bombs during the Allied bombardment of June 1943. Capture of the island was a vital precursor to the invasion of Sicily in July. [1828×1772]

The island of Pantelleria in the Mediterranean, wreathed in smoke from bursting bombs during the Allied bombardment of June 1943. Capture of the island was a vital precursor to the invasion of Sicily in July. [1828×1772]

1 million protested against the amendment of extradition law which enables the Chinese government to arrest dissidents in Hong Kong on 9 June. That was about one-seventh of the population. The Hong Kong government still works against the people’s will after the massive protest. Please share.

1 million protested against the amendment of extradition law which enables the Chinese government to arrest dissidents in Hong Kong on 9 June. That was about one-seventh of the population. The Hong Kong government still works against the people’s will… Continue Reading

Subreddit Of The Month [June 2019]: /r/the_darnold. Know of a small (under 20,000 subscribers) humor-based subreddit that deserves a month in the spotlight? Link it inside!

Subreddit Of The Month [June 2019]: /r/the_darnold. Know of a small (under 20,000 subscribers) humor-based subreddit that deserves a month in the spotlight? Link it inside!

The 190E 2.5-16 Evo II was an absolute masterpiece, and the world is a better place because they exist. Spotted at Fuelfed Coffee and Classics in June of 2015

The 190E 2.5-16 Evo II was an absolute masterpiece, and the world is a better place because they exist. Spotted at Fuelfed Coffee and Classics in June of 2015

Exercise Desert Rock IV, June 1, 1952. Sixth Army troops from Camp Desert Rock attack towards an atomic blast during a maneuver held by the Army at the AEC’s Nevada Proving Grounds in conjunction with the Atomic Energy Commission’s Tumbler-Snapper George nuclear test. [800 × 602]

Exercise Desert Rock IV, June 1, 1952. Sixth Army troops from Camp Desert Rock attack towards an atomic blast during a maneuver held by the Army at the AEC’s Nevada Proving Grounds in conjunction with the Atomic Energy Commission’s Tumbler-Snapper… Continue Reading

A Scottish Broadsword presented to Emperor Alexander I during his visit to England in June 1814. Crafted in George Hunter’s Workshop, Scotland, 1814. [1279×1920]

A Scottish Broadsword presented to Emperor Alexander I during his visit to England in June 1814. Crafted in George Hunter’s Workshop, Scotland, 1814. [1279×1920]

“Photograph showing the forward port side of HMS Warspite in dry dock showing damage caused by a German shell at the Battle of Jutland.” June 2-3, 1916. [3508×2232]

“Photograph showing the forward port side of HMS Warspite in dry dock showing damage caused by a German shell at the Battle of Jutland.” June 2-3, 1916. [3508×2232]

Maria Izilda de Castro Ribeiro (Lanhoso, Póvoa de Lanhoso, June 17, 1897 – Guimarães, May 24, 1911), better known as the Izildinha Girl, the Angel of the Lord, was a girl to whom miracles and cures were attributed, even after death. São Paulo – Brazil

Maria Izilda de Castro Ribeiro (Lanhoso, Póvoa de Lanhoso, June 17, 1897 – Guimarães, May 24, 1911), better known as the Izildinha Girl, the Angel of the Lord, was a girl to whom miracles and cures were attributed, even after… Continue Reading

USS PC 1124 in a small dry dock, Seeadler Harbor, Admiralty Island. Photograph taken by Naval Aviation Base, Manus Island, June 1944. [1820 x 1244]

USS PC 1124 in a small dry dock, Seeadler Harbor, Admiralty Island. Photograph taken by Naval Aviation Base, Manus Island, June 1944. [1820 x 1244]

[OC] Oliver Goldsmith’s Grecian History (1785). Title page, front and rear endpapers. Clearly Robert Moore wanted to be very sure people knew it was his book. Also, I hope whatever happened on June 27 1790 lived up to his expectations.

[OC] Oliver Goldsmith’s Grecian History (1785). Title page, front and rear endpapers. Clearly Robert Moore wanted to be very sure people knew it was his book. Also, I hope whatever happened on June 27 1790 lived up to his expectations.