15 Photos of History From A Different Angle

Many photographs from history are so iconic, we can’t imagine these events happening from any other perspective. It’s remarkable how a different angle changes everything, and opens our mind to a different view of the story. Prepare to witness history through the “4th wall.” Here are some of the most famous moments in the past two hundred years, captured through the lens of a different camera.

1. Lincoln inside a tent chatting with General McClellan

In 1862, President Lincoln brought back General McClellan and gave him command of the Army of the Potomac for the second time. McClellan had great leadership skills, until it was battle time. He usually claimed to be outnumbered by his opponent, and was relieved again. Ironically, he would run against Lincoln in the 1864 presidential election… guess who won?