2 civilians looking at a Canadian bulldozer in Rue de Bayeux in the city of Caen, in the background, the 2 towers of the Abbaye aux Hommes - 10 July 1944. Approximately 35,000 citizens of Caen were rendered homeless after Allied bombing.
Washington, D.C., circa 1919. "Walter Reed Hospital flu ward." One of the very few images in Washington-area photo archives documenting the influenza contagion of 1918-1919, which killed over 500,000 Americans and tens of millions around the globe. Most victims succumbed to bacterial pneumonia following influenza virus infection. Harris & Ewing