People reenact a balloon flight for Paris’s 2,000th anniversary, June 1952.Photograph by Justin Locke, National Geographic
A 32-foot-tall concrete brontosaurus dwarfs curious zoogoers in Alberta, Canada, December 1961.
Photograph by J. Baylor Roberts, National Geographic
Tourists in the old town hall of Bremen look up at a model ship in Germany, January 1969.
Photograph by James P. Blair, National Geographic
To entertain the men, Captain Robert Scott took a gramophone on his South Pole Expedition. Chris, one of his dogs, was apparently also a fan, September 1911.Photograph by Herbert G. Ponting, National Geographic