Take a journey back in time with these incredibly rare photographs capturing astonishing moments in human history. The photos we selected portray events from an alternative perspective, giving us further insight into complex events that have often been too neatly packaged by popular historical narratives:
A liberated Jew holds a Nazi at gunpoint in 1945
Photo of Hitler's bunker taken by Allied soldiers in 1945
The last known photo of the Titanic
Filming Star Wars inside the 'Millennium Falcon'
Building of the Eiffel Tower in July 1888
The Microsoft team in 1978
The Titanic leaving port in 1912
The first ever McDonald's built in 1940 in San Bernadino, California
Osama Bin Laden (second from the right) aged 14 in 1971, during family trip to the town of Falun in Sweden
The original Ronald McDonald played by Willard Scott
Hitler 800mm inspecting the“Schwerer Gustav” railway gun
The Great San Francisco Fire and Earthquake, 1906
Nagasaki, Japan, 20 minutes after the atomic bombing in 1945.
The last known Tasmanian Tiger, photographed in 1933. The species is now extinct.
Fidel Castro lays a wreath at the Lincoln Memorial in 1959
A German air raid on Moscow in 1941.