Flickr Commons 5th Anniversary Photo’s

Flickr is been a great source of picture’s and not just beautiful pictures but some historic picture’s , Those picture which made history and history made those pictures historic a great combination and essential for every person on earth who want’s to know the greatest and sadest sequences of human history and want to learn from out mistakes which we didn’t stop to make even now .

On January 16, 2008, Flickr announced the start of an ambitious project called, The Commons. The key goals of The Commons are to firstly show you hidden treasures in the world’s public photography archives, and secondly to show how your input and knowledge can help make these collections even richer.

This past January, The Commons celebrated their Five Year Anniversary. In that time the pool of images has grown to more than 250,000 from 56 different libraries, archives and museums. The Flickr community has also contributed nearly 2 million tags and over 165,000 comments, adding richness and insight to these historic images.


Nash car dealership

Nash car dealership

 

Lovely PSA Flight Attendants

Lovely PSA Flight Attendants

Sponge diver John Gonatos: Tarpon Springs, Florida

Sponge diver John Gonatos: Tarpon Springs, Florida

Date: ca. 1945

The Big Three at Yalta

The Big Three at Yalta

Description: Yalta Conference, Crimea. Churchill, Roosevelt and Stalin.

The Fifties in 3D

The Fifties in 3D

Description: Audience wearing special glasses watch a 3D “stereoscopic film” at the Telekinema on the South Bank in London during the Festival of Britain

Date: 11th May 1951

UFO Sightings Chart

UFO Sightings Chart

Description: Unidentified Flying Object sightings

Date: c.1969

Richard M. Nixon and Elvis Presley at the White House

Richard M. Nixon and Elvis Presley at the White House

Created by: President (1969-1974 : Nixon). White House Photo Office. (1969 – 1974)

Production Date: 12/21/1970

Metropolitano de Lisboa, Portugal

Metropolitano de Lisboa, Portugal

New York Central Twentieth Century Limited steam locomotive 5453

New York Central Twentieth Century Limited steam locomotive 5453

Creator: Richie, Robert Yarnall
Date: May 12, 1938
Part Of: Robert Yarnall Richie photographs

Berlin 1937

Berlin 1937

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