Faking History

Lenin Harangues Petrograd Crowd (As Altered)

Lenin Harangues Petrograd Crowd (As Altered)

Time Magazine features a very interesting (but hardly definitive) selection of altered photographs they characterize as the Top 10 Doctored Photos, including one of Lenin haranguing a revolutionary crowd in Petrograd (with Trotsky and Kamenev expunged), one of William T. Sherman and his staff by Matthew Brady with Francis Blair pasted in, a shot of Adolf Hitler and Leni Riefenstahl with Joseph Goebbels deleted, and several more curious historical examples of revisionism.

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