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Category: History

The chill-inducing moment that the Boston Symphony audience learned of JFK’s death from the stage

How JFK’s assassination was reported in almost real-time using 1-line, teletyped messages [27 pics]

Elderly lady’s letter to the White House warned against JFK’s Dallas trip 3 weeks before he died

Your dad was probably cooler than you and tried way less hard [9 pictures]

If famous historical events took place in the age of Instagram [20 pictures]

Personable President Lincoln, the historian, and the 4th copy of the Gettysburg address [6 pics]

5 Beatles fans re-create a photo Ringo Starr took of them 50 years ago

Photographer’s daughter discovers previously unseen photos of JFK’s final moments [7 pictures]

Explaining the nostalgic magic of the mixtape to modern kids (plus some cool cassette art)

A young Tim Burton being socially awkward for the camera at Disney’s studios, circa 1980

Microsoft staff photo from 1978 remade 30 years later [2 pictures]