42 Once You See These Rare Historical Photos taken Between 1911 – 1913, You’ll Never Forget

Crowd watching a stunt driver drive a Model

Crowd watching a stunt driver drive a Model T Ford up the Tennessee Capitol steps in 1911.

Ella Williams, an African-American woman who toured the world under her stage name “Madame Abomah”

Ella Williams, an African-American woman who toured the world under her stage name “Madame Abomah” also billed as The African Giantess in 1911.

French pilot Hubert Latham flying over San Francisco's Golden Gate. Circa 1911

French pilot Hubert Latham flying over San Francisco’s Golden Gate. Circa 1911.

Grotto in an Iceberg, Terra Nova Expedition, 1911

Grotto in an Iceberg, Terra Nova Expedition, 1911.

India Indentured Servants (circa 1911)

India Indentured Servants circa 1911 arriving in Natal, South Afric.

indian suffragettes take part in a huge march through London demanding votes for women,

indian suffragettes take part in a huge march through London demanding votes for women, to mark the coronation of King George V, 17 June 1911.

RMS Titanic under construction between 1911.

RMS Titanic under construction between 1911.

South Pittston, Pennsylvania breaker boys. January, 1911.

South Pittston, Pennsylvania breaker boys. January, 1911.

Terra Nova Antarctic expedition Lieutenant Henry Rennick uses an instrument called

Terra Nova Antarctic expedition Lieutenant Henry Rennick uses an instrument called an artificial horizon to take readings of Earth’s natural horizon on 9 February 1911.

The gigantic minute hand of the clocktower of the Liver Building in Liverpool

The gigantic minute hand of the clocktower of the Liver Building in Liverpool, UK is held by 12 men. c.1911.

The ruins of the Senate Chambers of the Missouri State Capitol, after the fire of 5th February, 1911,

The ruins of the Senate Chambers of the Missouri State Capitol, after the fire of 5th February, 1911, after the dome was struck by lightning.

The siege of Sidney Street, 1911

The siege of Sidney Street, 1911.

The wreck of the Arden Craig by Francis James Mortimer, 1911

The wreck of the Arden Craig by Francis James Mortimer, 1911

Two boys sit inside the corrosion grooves of the Willamette meteorite at the American

Two boys sit inside the corrosion grooves of the Willamette meteorite at the American Museum of Natural History in New York City, 1911.

Women's suffrage activist Rosa May Billinghurst in her modified tricycle chair, c. 1911

Women’s suffrage activist Rosa May Billinghurst in her modified tricycle chair, c. 1911

Crew from the abandoned SS City of Cardiff are taken off safely by a breeches buoy, 1912.

Crew from the abandoned SS City of Cardiff are taken off safely by a breeches buoy, 1912.

Crowd watching the World Series on an electro-mechanical

Crowd watching the World Series on an electro-mechanical scoreboard, 1912, Washington.

Firefighters trying to stop fire at the Equitable Life Building during a snowstorm. Manhattan, 1912

Firefighters trying to stop fire at the Equitable Life Building during a snowstorm. Manhattan, 1912

Looking down at HMS Monarch from the High Level Bridge as she moves through the Swing Bridge and down the River

Looking down at HMS Monarch from the High Level Bridge as she moves through the Swing Bridge and down the River Tyne shortly before completion, early 1912.

Man demonstrating an original Cambridge Electrocardiograph built for Sir Thomas Lewis, produced under agreement with Prof. Willem Einthoven. England, 1912.

Man demonstrating an original Cambridge Electrocardiograph built for Sir Thomas Lewis, produced under agreement with Prof. Willem Einthoven. England, 1912.

New Mexico Central Railroad train wreck, ca. 1912

New Mexico Central Railroad train wreck, ca. 1912.

On this day December 28th in 1912, the first municipally owned streetcars in San Francisco take to the streets

On this day December 28th in 1912, the first municipally owned streetcars in San Francisco take to the streets.

President William Howard Taft signing Arizona Statehood Bill, 14th February 1912

President William Howard Taft signing Arizona Statehood Bill, 14th February 1912.

Strikers during the 1912 Lawrence textile strike. Fighting for the 54-hour week, 15% increase in wages

Strikers during the 1912 Lawrence textile strike. Fighting for the 54-hour week, 15% increase in wages, and double pay for overtime work. 3 strikers would die in the clashes.

Surviving crew members of the Titanic, New York, 1912

Surviving crew members of the Titanic, New York, 1912.

The testing of American football helmets, 1912

The testing of American football helmets, 1912.

The Woolworth Building under construction in 1912, New York

The Woolworth Building under construction in 1912, New York.

Trying to identify the purest Dutch, skulls were measured by anthropologists along the shores of the Zuiderzee

Trying to identify the purest Dutch, skulls were measured by anthropologists along the shores of the Zuiderzee and on the Frisian Islands. The Netherlands, Urk, 1912.

Two men slaughters a cow in Johanneshov, Stockholm. 1912

Two men slaughters a cow in Johanneshov, Stockholm. 1912.

A Mongolian woman sentenced to die by starvation reaches out from the porthole of a crate

A Mongolian woman sentenced to die by starvation reaches out from the porthole of a crate in which she is imprisoned, c. July 1913

Confederate and Union Veteran Soldiers burying the hatchet between them, 1913

Confederate and Union Veteran Soldiers burying the hatchet between them, 1913.

Fans in Trees. Match between Belgium and Holland in 1913

Fans in Trees. Match between Belgium and Holland in 1913.

French Cuirassiers only a year 1913 before WWI would begin looking much

French Cuirassiers only a year 1913 before WWI would begin looking much the same as they did under Napoleon The War to change All Wars.

King George V and Queen Mary in 1913

King George V and Queen Mary in 1913.

King George V, in German uniform, accompanied his cousin Kaiser Wilhelm II of Germany

King George V, in German uniform, accompanied his cousin Kaiser Wilhelm II of Germany during his visit to Berlin, there they met his German Regiment, the First Dragoon Guards, 1913.

Mountaineers atop the Jungfrau in Switzerland, 1913

Mountaineers atop the Jungfrau in Switzerland, 1913.

Prisoner in Mongolia. 1913.

Prisoner in Mongolia. 1913.

Residents of Minturn, Colorado pose in front of a Denver and Rio Grande locomotive that

Residents of Minturn, Colorado pose in front of a Denver and Rio Grande locomotive that plowed through the roundhouse walls, 1913.

The shortest, tallest, and fattest men of Europe drinking and playing cards together in 1913

The shortest, tallest, and fattest men of Europe drinking and playing cards together in 1913.

The Wuppertaler Schwebebahn, the oldest electric elevated railway, 1913

The Wuppertaler Schwebebahn, the oldest electric elevated railway, 1913.

Greek Army at the Strymonas River Strymonas, Greece 1913

Greek Army at the Strymonas River Strymonas, Greece 1913.

Armed police and Winston Churchill gingerly survey cornered anarchists

Armed police and Winston Churchill gingerly survey cornered anarchists during the Siege of Sydney Street. January 1911.

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