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Hundreds of Tanks Rolling Down Pennsylvania Avenue

U.S. military tanks parade near the Capitol Building in Washington DC, 1947. PHOTOGRAPH BY VOLKMAR K. WENTZEL, NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC

The glow of an atomic bomb test draws Las Vegas casino workers, March 1953.Photograph by Volkmar K. Wenztel, National Geographic

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Incredible Aerial Views of D.C. From Anacostia

East Capitol Street looking west. RFK Stadium and DC National Guard Armory on opposide of Anacostia River and East Capitol Street Bridge.

A view of Washington, D.C. from the intersection of 3rd and Indiana Avenue, ca. 1863. In the foreground is Trinity Episcopal Church, in the background, the unfinished Capitol building. Construction on the capitol was briefly suspended early in the war, but continued through the later years. (LOC).

Same place, different time. This speaks 1,000 words.