Japanese Marines advance among ruins of Shanghai town in October, 1937, China. That is one of the Battle of Shanghai which was fought between the National Revolutionary Army of the Republic of China and the Imperial Japanese Army of the Empire of Japan during the Second Sino-Japanese War.
On this day: The Great Chartist Meeting on Kennington Common in 1848
The Great Chartist Meeting on Kennington Common in London, 10th April 1848. One of the first crowd photographs ever taken.
The TIME Vault: August 8, 1977
Hugo Jaeger—Time & Life Pictures/Getty Images. Adolf Hitler greets the cheering throng at a rally in 1937.