Rare Photos That Were Kept Out Of History Books

History is filled with many iconic moments and while history books do a pretty good job at summarizing the main events, there is definitely a lot of missing information. With missing information comes missing photos! Take a look at these rare photos which provide a deeper insight into important historical moments. What’s for sure, you’ll never find these images in your history textbooks.

Touring the West

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Year: 1930

The Padaung, a minority ethnic group from Burma, are recognized for wearing brass coils around their neck. In the 1930s, circus acts became extremely popular in the United Kingdom and the Padaung women, who were advertised as “giraffe women”, became star attractions. Here are Padaung women standing beside a Grenadier guard.