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Harlem, Easter Sunday, 1947, photograph by Henri Cartier-Bresson.
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Puerto Rican Day Parade, New York City, 1963. Photo by Joel Meyerowitz (via)

France Nuyen, 1962
breakingnews:

Nelson Mandela dies at 95
Former South African President Nelson Mandela has died, President Jacob Zuma announced Thursday.
See more at Breaking News. 
Photo: Mandela takes the oath on May 10, 1994, during his inauguration in Pretoria as the country’s first black president. “The time for the healing of the wounds has come,” Mandela said. “The moment to bridge the chasms that divide us has come. The time to build is upon us.” (Walter Dhladhla / AFP - Getty Images)
Maria Callas
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