There's a certain set of images we think back on when we think of historical figures and moments. But who gets to make the call of which images make the cut? History is so much more than those few carefully curated images. Here's a stroll through history with rare photos and perspectives.
1. William Harley and Arthur Davidson in 1914.
2. Bill Gates' mugshot. His crime? Driving without a license.
3. The Beatles during their Abbey Road photoshoot.
4. Muhammad Ali and Michael Jordan in 1992.
5. Ford's first auto factory in the United States in 1926.
6. Robin Williams in the midst of a cheerleading squad in 1980.
7. Super creepy kids’ costumes in 1900.
8. Barcelona’s Camp Nou Stadium in 1925.
9. A boxing tournament in Yankee Stadium in 1923.
10. The streets of Chicago in 1967.
11. On the set of "The Godfather" with Diane Keaton and Al Pacino in 1972.
12. Bruce Lee cutting a rug.
13. Arnold Schwarzenegger's first visit to New York City in 1968.
14. Albert Einstein and what look like early versions of Uggs.
15. Osama Bin Laden learning judo.
16. A child with artificial limbs in 1898.
17. On the set of the 1966 "Batman" film.
18. The last photo of the Titanic before its sinking in 1912.
19. Hachikō, a beloved, loyal dog of Japan, before his burial.
20. Jimi Hendrix and Mick Jagger hanging out in 1969.
21. The Beatles and Muhammad Ali goofing off in 1964.
22. Reverend Martin Luther King Jr. and Marlon Brando.
23. Charlie Chaplin and Albert Einstein in tuxedos.
24. Martial arts legends Chuck Norris and Bruce Lee.
25. Computing pioneers Steve Jobs and Bill Gates.
26. Charlie Chaplin and Mahatma Gandhi.
27. Sammy Davis Jr. showing off for Marilyn Monroe.
28. The construction of the Golden Gate bridge in 1937.
29. Fidel Castro and Malcolm X in 1960.
30. A survivor of the 1945 Nagasaki bombing.
31. Nirvana members Kurt Cobain and Krist Novoselic.
32. Teenage Vladimir Putin.
33. Johnny Depp and Oasis.
34. A suicidal man is talked down off a ledge by Muhammad Ali.
35. Robert Downey Jr. and Slash.
36. 18-year-old Kobe Bryant in 1996.
37. The final picture of the Beatles together.
38. Buzz Aldrin's first space selfie in 1966.
39. President Bush receives news of the September 11th terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center in 2001.
40. The construction of Mt. Rushmore in 1939.
41. Playing golf during the construction of a skyscraper in 1932.
42. A Japanese man surrendering to US troops during World War II.
43. President Barack Obama as a teenaged basketball player.
44. Queenie the water-skiing elephant in 1950.
45. An accordion player in mourning at FDR's funeral.