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31 August 2011[edit]

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Portion of memorial for victims of the Berlin Wall

  • 07:45, 31 August 2011 (UTC)

Heinie Meine Goudey baseball card

30 August 2011[edit]

  • 23:30, 30 August 2011 (UTC)

Tylopilus felleus

  • 15:15, 30 August 2011 (UTC)

An Arab-Indonesian family from Tegal

  • 07:00, 30 August 2011 (UTC)

Bruno Kastner, c. 1920

29 August 2011[edit]

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Gun Hägglund hosting evening news show Aktuellt in 1958

  • 08:00, 29 August 2011 (UTC)

Niagara Whirlpool with the Whirlpool Aero Car visible above the whirlpool

  • 00:00, 29 August 2011 (UTC)

A steel engraving of the plaster full-scale model

28 August 2011[edit]

  • 16:00, 28 August 2011 (UTC)

Hacking River in Royal National Park

  • 08:00, 28 August 2011 (UTC)

Tower Buildings, Liverpool

  • 00:00, 28 August 2011 (UTC)

Kicho – a Japanese silk partition

27 August 2011[edit]

  • 16:00, 27 August 2011 (UTC)

Lisa Stublić winning the half marathon race at the 2010 Zagreb Marathon

  • 08:00, 27 August 2011 (UTC)

Hugo Steinhaus

  • 00:00, 27 August 2011 (UTC)

The seagrass Cymodocea nodosa (little Neptune grass) in an undersea meadow

26 August 2011[edit]

  • 16:00, 26 August 2011 (UTC)

The kalash atop one of the Golden Domes

  • 08:00, 26 August 2011 (UTC)

A three-story brick building seen from the opposite corner of an intersection to its left. There are small trees along the sidewalks and an American flag on top.

  • 00:00, 26 August 2011 (UTC)

Cuban Friendship Urn

25 August 2011[edit]

  • 16:00, 25 August 2011 (UTC)

Michael Herrmann before concert at Eberbach Abbey 23 August 2011

  • 08:00, 25 August 2011 (UTC)

Laurence Alma-Tadema

  • 00:00, 25 August 2011 (UTC)

Hargreaves Building, Liverpool

24 August 2011[edit]

  • 16:00, 24 August 2011 (UTC)

Yellow Billed Spoonbill

  • 08:00, 24 August 2011 (UTC)

The Pagosa skyrocket (Ipomopsis polyantha)

  • 00:00, 24 August 2011 (UTC)

Reverse of 1925-D quarter eagle

23 August 2011[edit]

  • 16:00, 23 August 2011 (UTC)

Governor Perry in 2011

  • 08:00, 23 August 2011 (UTC)

Xylomelum pyriforme

  • 00:00, 23 August 2011 (UTC)

Pierre-François Palloy

22 August 2011[edit]

  • 16:00, 22 August 2011 (UTC)

Fragment of the painting Constitution of May 3, 1791, by Jan Matejko

  • 08:00, 22 August 2011 (UTC)

Spurwood

  • 00:00, 22 August 2011 (UTC)

Black and white night-time image of office building with light tower, illuminated roof sign, and illuminated panels with lettering on both visible sides

21 August 2011[edit]

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Dorival Caymmi in 1938

  • 08:00, 21 August 2011 (UTC)

Grey clapboard tower surrounded by shrubbery

  • 00:00, 21 August 2011 (UTC)

Portrait of Emperor Uda in ceremonial robes seated on a chair

20 August 2011[edit]

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Gakhwangjeon Hall, as seen from across the courtyard of the Buddhist temple Hwaeomsa

  • 08:00, 20 August 2011 (UTC)

Twittering Machine

  • 00:00, 20 August 2011 (UTC)

The Rosendale Theatre's primary, street-facing entrance

19 August 2011[edit]

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Jan Mazurkiewicz during World War II

  • 08:00, 19 August 2011 (UTC)

Statue of James Cook in Christchurch

  • 00:00, 19 August 2011 (UTC)

Toposa children in South Sudan

18 August 2011[edit]

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Author Jay Bahadur

  • 08:00, 18 August 2011 (UTC)

Central Saint Giles

  • 00:00, 18 August 2011 (UTC)

Official picture of Sukarno

17 August 2011[edit]

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Christine Baranski

  • 08:00, 17 August 2011 (UTC)

The flag Bendera Pusaka is raised on 17 August 1945

  • 00:00, 17 August 2011 (UTC)

parish church of St Edward the Confessor, Westcott Barton, Oxfordshire, viewed from the south-east in 2011

16 August 2011[edit]

  • 16:00, 16 August 2011 (UTC)

Photograph of the 1857 Monument to Goethe and Schiller in Weimar, Germany. The monument is based on Ernst Rietschel's bronze statue of the two men standing side by side, both looking ahead. They are in the contemporary dress of the era.

  • 08:00, 16 August 2011 (UTC)
The 1980 Olympic bronze medal
  • 00:00, 16 August 2011 (UTC)

The serpent star (Ophiura ophiura), with one leg in the process of regrowth

15 August 2011[edit]

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Gatehouse of Whorlton Castle

  • 08:00, 15 August 2011 (UTC)

Billy Waters

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Thomas S. Pettit

14 August 2011[edit]

  • 16:00, 14 August 2011 (UTC)

Bertha Heyman, a.k.a. "Big Bertha The Confidence Queen"

  • 08:00, 14 August 2011 (UTC)

Mortar crew of the Australian 3rd Battalion in action at Pakchon, Korea, 1950-11-05

  • 00:00, 14 August 2011 (UTC)

FBI profile picture of Special Agent Herman Hollis

13 August 2011[edit]

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HMS Phoenix en route from China Station to the Mediterranean Sea

  • 08:00, 13 August 2011 (UTC)

BNSF Bridge 5.1 fully raised

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Duff Cooley in a black-and-white Detroit Tigers uniform

12 August 2011[edit]

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Australian swimmer Amanda Fraser competes in the S7 200IM at the Sydney 2000 Paralympic Games, 20 October 2000

  • 08:00, 12 August 2011 (UTC)

A wooden dock-like structure crossing a lake

  • 00:00, 12 August 2011 (UTC)

Dacian bracelet in National Museum of Romanian History

11 August 2011[edit]

  • 16:00, 11 August 2011 (UTC)

Painting of Albrecht Dürer the Elder with a Rosary (1490)

  • 08:00, 11 August 2011 (UTC)

Promin, an anti-leprosy drug

  • 00:00, 11 August 2011 (UTC)

Paederus beetles with US penny and dime

10 August 2011[edit]

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The Medal of Honor

  • 08:00, 10 August 2011 (UTC)

Charles M. Russell home, on the grounds of the C. M. Russell Museum Complex in Great Falls, Montana, U.S., in 1976

  • 00:00, 10 August 2011 (UTC)

"Fashionable Surgery", a caricature of Clayton by 'Ape' (Carlo Pellegrini)

9 August 2011[edit]

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Inflorescence of Carex pilulifera

  • 08:00, 9 August 2011 (UTC)

A Virgin Islands dwarf sphaero sits on a U.S. dime.

  • 00:00, 9 August 2011 (UTC)

The Great Dagon Pagoda, where Godwin's capture of Rangoon was completed

8 August 2011[edit]

  • 16:00, 8 August 2011 (UTC)

JAGO, a manned research submersible

  • 08:00, 8 August 2011 (UTC)

Edward Hay Mackenzie Elliot

  • 00:00, 8 August 2011 (UTC)

The San Francisco Peaks ragwort

7 August 2011[edit]

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Pompey in the Temple, Jean Fouquet 1470–1475

  • 08:00, 7 August 2011 (UTC)

Salmon larva hatching and discarding its egg envelope

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Emily Hobhouse

6 August 2011[edit]

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Trigonometric grid from 1436 Venetian atlas

  • 08:00, 6 August 2011 (UTC)

Piva Monastery

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An amethystine python

5 August 2011[edit]

  • 16:00, 5 August 2011 (UTC)

Photograph of James Lawrence cropped from 1902 Michigan team portrait

  • 08:00, 5 August 2011 (UTC)

Bitar Mansion in June 2011 following neglect

  • 00:00, 5 August 2011 (UTC)

Emerita analoga (Crustacea: Hippidae)

4 August 2011[edit]

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The eastern gable wall of Gisborough Priory

  • 08:00, 4 August 2011 (UTC)

Adult male Pink Robin

  • 00:00, 4 August 2011 (UTC)

A giant cicada fossil

3 August 2011[edit]

  • 16:00, 3 August 2011 (UTC)

The Mermaid Inn

  • 08:00, 3 August 2011 (UTC)

Adult Male Black-cheeked Gnateater

  • 00:00, 3 August 2011 (UTC)

St Martin's Church, Bowness-on-Windermere

2 August 2011[edit]

  • 16:00, 2 August 2011 (UTC)

Oregon Slough Railroad Bridge

  • 08:00, 2 August 2011 (UTC)

Head and antennae of stick insect

  • 00:15, 2 August 2011 (UTC)

Drawing depicting HMS Doterel before the explosion

1 August 2011[edit]

  • 16:30, 1 August 2011 (UTC)

Tonelagee Mountain in the Glendasan valley in the Wicklow Mountains

  • 08:45, 1 August 2011 (UTC)

Main factory building and office, 2009

  • 01:00, 1 August 2011 (UTC)

Pinnacle Peak, viewed from Plummer Peak