Thanks to the advent of the camera, amazing moments are no longer lost to time. These photos are a visual record of the past, helping piece together history. Some photographs are so rare that they act as a window into a side of history we’ve never seen before. Take a look at some of the most amazing snapshots ever captured.
A Kiss Hello
Actress Marlene Dietrich is caught on camera kissing a soldier who is coming back home from war in 1945. It seems as though all of the soldiers around are enjoying the experience as well, and the photo was published for the first time in Life Magazine.