15 of History’s Most Fascinating Photos… Number 12 is Truly Incredible!

You know the old saying, “a picture is worth a thousand words.” We certainly agree with that!

6. Construction of George Washington’s likeness on Mount Rushmore, 1932.

via the Library of Congress / Wiki Commons

7. The chiseled air vent in one of the cells used by the Alcatraz escapees in 1962.

Via Benlechlitner / Wiki Commons

8. Painters suspended on the Brooklyn Bridge, 1914.

Via the NYC Muncipal Archives / Wiki Commons

9. The day traffic in Sweden switched from using the left-hand side of the road to the right, 1967.

via Jan Collsiöö / Wiki Commons

10. Assemblage of the Statue of Liberty in Paris, 1883.

via The New York Public Library

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