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29 February 2008[edit]

  • 22:28, 29 February 2008 (UTC)

Hagia Sophia


  • 16:27, 29 February 2008 (UTC)


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Clifford Embroidered Stool Borage Hardwick Hall

28 February 2008[edit]

  • 19:00, 28 February 2008 (UTC)

Tablet press animation


  • 12:36, 28 February 2008 (UTC)

Ngo Dinh Diem


  • 05:29, 28 February 2008 (UTC)

27 February 2008[edit]

  • 23:27, 27 February 2008 (UTC)

Milion


  • 16:58, 27 February 2008 (UTC)

Milion


  • 07:17, 27 February 2008 (UTC)

Piri Reis Map


  • 01:05, 27 February 2008 (UTC)

Meister des Hildegardis-Codex

26 February 2008[edit]

  • 19:04, 26 February 2008 (UTC)

Phước Duyên Tower, Thiên Mụ Padoga


  • 13:04, 26 February 2008 (UTC)

Nantwich Aqueduct, Acton


  • 07:04, 26 February 2008 (UTC)

Master Juba


  • 00:58, 26 February 2008 (UTC)

Princess Helena

25 February 2008[edit]

  • 18:55, 25 February 2008 (UTC)

Jacobus Latimus


  • 11:42, 25 February 2008 (UTC)

Wilanów Palace sundial


  • 04:27, 25 February 2008 (UTC)

Kinzie Street bridges

24 February 2008[edit]

  • 22:24, 24 February 2008 (UTC)

Radcliffe Tower


  • 16:14, 24 February 2008 (UTC)

Urnes style


  • 09:48, 24 February 2008 (UTC)

3rd Battalion, Royal Australian Regiment


  • 03:48, 24 February 2008 (UTC)

HMS Calliope in the 1880s

23 February 2008[edit]

  • 21:27, 23 February 2008 (UTC)

Dendera zodiac


  • 14:02, 23 February 2008 (UTC)

Pope Clement IX


  • 07:15, 23 February 2008 (UTC)

Mysore Palace


  • 01:09, 23 February 2008 (UTC)

Fabyan Windmill

22 February 2008[edit]

  • 17:45, 22 February 2008 (UTC)

Hiram Wesley Evans


  • 11:45, 22 February 2008 (UTC)

The piping clan MacCrimmon.


  • 03:54, 22 February 2008 (UTC)

Munich Cage Cup from Cologne, dated to the mid-4th Century CE

21 February 2008[edit]

  • 21:50, 21 February 2008 (UTC)

Beelzebufo size comparison


  • 15:11, 21 February 2008 (UTC)

Schaerbeek Gate in 1612


  • 09:11, 21 February 2008 (UTC)

St Leonard's Church


  • 02:11, 21 February 2008 (UTC)

Chevron House

20 February 2008[edit]

  • 20:03, 20 February 2008 (UTC)

Durga statue


  • 13:35, 20 February 2008 (UTC)

The Annunciation, miniature by Jacquemart de Hesdin from Les Petites Heures of John, Duke of Berry, c. 1400


  • 06:12, 20 February 2008 (UTC)

Chester Town Hall


  • 00:11, 20 February 2008 (UTC)

Saxon Garden in Warsaw

19 February 2008[edit]

  • 17:47, 19 February 2008 (UTC)

Abbey of Port-Royal, Distributing Alms to the Poor by Louise-Magdeleine Hortemels c. 1710


  • 11:47, 19 February 2008 (UTC)

Centennial Tower


  • 05:29, 19 February 2008 (UTC)

Lal Bagh Botanical Garden in Bangalore

18 February 2008[edit]

  • 23:21, 18 February 2008 (UTC)

Simris Runestone


  • 17:21, 18 February 2008 (UTC)

Pizhi Pagoda


  • 11:18, 18 February 2008 (UTC)

Wharncliffe Crags


  • 04:46, 18 February 2008 (UTC)

Fir Island

17 February 2008[edit]

  • 22:28, 17 February 2008 (UTC)

Springleaf Tower in Singapore


  • 16:29, 17 February 2008 (UTC)

Taishū engeki


  • 10:04, 17 February 2008 (UTC)

Tribute Money


  • 04:01, 17 February 2008 (UTC)

Fuji Xerox Towers

16 February 2008[edit]

  • 20:08, 16 February 2008 (UTC)

Tin Brook, Walden


  • 11:40, 16 February 2008 (UTC)

Gomphus floccosus


  • 05:13, 16 February 2008 (UTC)

Hitachi Tower

15 February 2008[edit]

  • 23:12, 15 February 2008 (UTC)

Princess Louisa Maria Teresa Stuart by Alexis Simon Belle


  • 16:52, 15 February 2008 (UTC)


  • 10:52, 15 February 2008 (UTC)

Métro léger de Tunis


  • 02:35, 15 February 2008 (UTC)

Ayatollah Khomeini's Grave at Behesht-e Zahra

14 February 2008[edit]

  • 20:24, 14 February 2008 (UTC)

Alexis Simon Belle


  • 14:24, 14 February 2008 (UTC)

Sailors Carousing - Ibbetson


  • 08:21, 14 February 2008 (UTC)

Henry Howard in 1800

13 February 2008[edit]

  • 23:36, 13 February 2008 (UTC)

Rio Urubamba


  • 17:08, 13 February 2008 (UTC)

Grey Towers National Historic Site


  • 11:06, 13 February 2008 (UTC)

Wetmore locking through the Weitzel, bound for England


  • 03:28, 13 February 2008 (UTC)

12 February 2008[edit]

  • 20:01, 12 February 2008 (UTC)

HMS Shannon boarding Chesapeake


  • 13:54, 12 February 2008 (UTC)

Chocim stronghold


  • 03:56, 12 February 2008 (UTC)

11 February 2008[edit]

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10 February 2008[edit]

  • 23:31, 10 February 2008 (UTC)

Traverse des Sioux


  • 17:30, 10 February 2008 (UTC)


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9 February 2008[edit]

  • 15:57, 9 February 2008 (UTC)


  • 09:55, 9 February 2008 (UTC)

Molyneux's celestial globe


  • 01:19, 9 February 2008 (UTC)

8 February 2008[edit]

  • 18:13, 8 February 2008 (UTC)

One Pillar Pagoda


  • 12:11, 8 February 2008 (UTC)

Look at me!


  • 02:35, 8 February 2008 (UTC)

Mount Parish air raid precaution tunnel

7 February 2008[edit]

  • 21:32, 7 February 2008 (UTC)


  • 13:56, 7 February 2008 (UTC)

Illustration from Nuova Cronica


  • 02:46, 7 February 2008 (UTC)

Princess Louise, 1901

6 February 2008[edit]

  • 19:41, 6 February 2008 (UTC)

Canterbury Presbyterian Church


  • 13:36, 6 February 2008 (UTC)

Sarcophagus of Gustav I


  • 02:22, 6 February 2008 (UTC)

Lydia

5 February 2008[edit]

  • 17:13, 5 February 2008 (UTC)

Vermont coppers, obverse


  • 07:05, 5 February 2008 (UTC)

Xa Loi Pagoda

4 February 2008[edit]

  • 21:21, 4 February 2008 (UTC)


  • 13:48, 4 February 2008 (UTC)

Jospeh Farington


  • 05:41, 4 February 2008 (UTC)

Donald Hardman

3 February 2008[edit]

  • 23:41, 3 February 2008 (UTC)

Sir John Lade


  • 17:41, 3 February 2008 (UTC)

USS Dawson.


  • 11:23, 3 February 2008 (UTC)
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  • 02:38, 3 February 2008 (UTC)

SS George Washington Carver

2 February 2008[edit]

  • 20:27, 2 February 2008 (UTC)

La Mojarra Stela 1


  • 15:05, 2 February 2008 (UTC)


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Terzan 7

1 February 2008[edit]

  • 20:02, 1 February 2008 (UTC)

Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington



  • 13:37, 1 February 2008 (UTC)

Pont Notre-Dame


  • 05:37, 1 February 2008 (UTC)

1787 self portrait of Carl Frederik von Breda