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30 June 2013[edit]

  • 17:50, 30 June 2013 (UTC)

Paynter at the 2012 Belmont Stakes


  • 10:05, 30 June 2013 (UTC)

Front facade of building


  • 02:20, 30 June 2013 (UTC)

Elgin, Illinois, Centennial half dollar

29 June 2013[edit]

  • 18:35, 29 June 2013 (UTC)

Photograph of Sarah Harrison


  • 10:50, 29 June 2013 (UTC)
Player running on Virtuix Omni omnidirectional treadmill


  • 03:05, 29 June 2013 (UTC)

Interior of St. Andreas Düsseldorf with stucco

28 June 2013[edit]

  • 19:20, 28 June 2013 (UTC)

Exterior view of Austin, Texas Bikinis location


  • 11:35, 28 June 2013 (UTC)

The London England Temple at Newchapel in the Surrey district of Tandridge


  • 03:50, 28 June 2013 (UTC)

USS Arctic

27 June 2013[edit]

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Cover


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Dinkey Creek Bridge in 2008

26 June 2013[edit]

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Golden Lion, Fulham


  • 08:10, 26 June 2013 (UTC)

Timerman in 1977


  • 00:00, 26 June 2013 (UTC)

FIDO landing system

25 June 2013[edit]

  • 16:00, 25 June 2013 (UTC)

View of one of the galleries excavated by Henry Ince


  • 08:00, 25 June 2013 (UTC)

Orval Overall circa 1910


  • 00:00, 25 June 2013 (UTC)

Coat of arms of Milizac

24 June 2013[edit]

  • 16:00, 24 June 2013 (UTC)

Zhengde Emperor


  • 08:00, 24 June 2013 (UTC)

Hollywood Bowl (1922)


  • 00:00, 24 June 2013 (UTC)

Russell Watson, pictured in 2007

23 June 2013[edit]

  • 16:00, 23 June 2013 (UTC)

Bishop Brunne in Stockholm


  • 08:00, 23 June 2013 (UTC)

The McIntosh apple


  • 00:00, 23 June 2013 (UTC)

Google Loon - Launch Event

22 June 2013[edit]

  • 16:00, 22 June 2013 (UTC)

Turks and Caicos National Museum


  • 08:00, 22 June 2013 (UTC)

The Monkey God


  • 00:00, 22 June 2013 (UTC)

Lord North and Grey, mezzotint after Godfrey Kneller

21 June 2013[edit]

  • 16:00, 21 June 2013 (UTC)

HMS Aldenham in 1942


  • 08:00, 21 June 2013 (UTC)

Terry Farrell, photographed in 2009


  • 00:00, 21 June 2013 (UTC)

Cross dyke on the South Downs

20 June 2013[edit]

  • 16:00, 20 June 2013 (UTC)

St. Augustine's Church in 2006


  • 08:00, 20 June 2013 (UTC)

Carl Genian in military uniform


  • 00:00, 20 June 2013 (UTC)

Black and white reproduction of En Canot by Jean Metzinger

19 June 2013[edit]

  • 16:00, 19 June 2013 (UTC)

Sobibór Museum. Woman and child martyrology, iron


  • 08:00, 19 June 2013 (UTC)

5.25-inch dual purpose gun at Princess Anne's Battery, Gibraltar


  • 00:00, 19 June 2013 (UTC)

Hôtel du Palais, Biarritz, France

18 June 2013[edit]

  • 16:00, 18 June 2013 (UTC)

O'Neill and Princess Madeleine at their wedding.


  • 08:00, 18 June 2013 (UTC)

Leonard Nimoy and William Shatner as Spock and Kirk, respectively


  • 00:00, 18 June 2013 (UTC)

Manuscript of the poem

17 June 2013[edit]

  • 16:00, 17 June 2013 (UTC)

Opium field in Burma (Myanmar)


  • 08:00, 17 June 2013 (UTC)

N.C.O. Building in 2003


  • 00:15, 17 June 2013 (UTC)

Homer Lafian in 1943

16 June 2013[edit]

  • 16:30, 16 June 2013 (UTC)

Dr. Ling with an artificial arm patient


  • 08:45, 16 June 2013 (UTC)

Boeing C-7 Globemaster heavy airlifter of No. 36 Squadron RAAF in Japan, 2011


  • 01:00, 16 June 2013 (UTC)

Detail of the spire of the Tower Theatre

15 June 2013[edit]

  • 17:15, 15 June 2013 (UTC)

Palacio de la Legislatura de la Ciudad de Buenos Aires


  • 09:30, 15 June 2013 (UTC)

Gian Carlo Passeroni


  • 01:45, 15 June 2013 (UTC)

Nichelle Nichols as Uhura

14 June 2013[edit]

  • 18:00, 14 June 2013 (UTC)

Sue Sarafian Jehl was a personal secretary to General Dwight David Eisenhower


  • 10:15, 14 June 2013 (UTC)

Water tower in 2009


  • 02:30, 14 June 2013 (UTC)

Potato mound near Nampo, North Korea

13 June 2013[edit]

  • 18:45, 13 June 2013 (UTC)

Front facade of building, with statue


  • 11:00, 13 June 2013 (UTC)

Baby Doe Tabor


  • 03:15, 13 June 2013 (UTC)

Flag of Saint Kitts and Nevis

12 June 2013[edit]

  • 19:30, 12 June 2013 (UTC)

A bowl of fish soup bee hoon, photograph taken 27 May 2013


  • 11:00, 12 June 2013 (UTC)

Johnny Depp


  • 00:00, 12 June 2013 (UTC)

A Toyota Eagle MkIII at the Toyota USA Automotive Museum

11 June 2013[edit]

  • 16:00, 11 June 2013 (UTC)

The business card of chinaman William Hussey.


  • 08:00, 11 June 2013 (UTC)

Wreckage near the bombed Gaston Motel


  • 00:00, 11 June 2013 (UTC)

Koehler's Depressing Carriage

10 June 2013[edit]

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Hamburger from Umami Burger

9 June 2013[edit]

  • 16:00, 9 June 2013 (UTC)

1628 full-size copy in oil in the Vatican


  • 08:00, 9 June 2013 (UTC)

Parish church of St Michael and All Angels, Salwarpe


  • 00:05, 9 June 2013 (UTC)

A view from Pearson's Lookout over the Wollemi National Park

8 June 2013[edit]

  • 16:20, 8 June 2013 (UTC)

Barn, now a house, in 2009


  • 08:00, 8 June 2013 (UTC)

Austropaxillus infundibuliformis, Bunyip State Forest, Victoria


  • 00:00, 8 June 2013 (UTC)

Tomb of King Tongmyong

7 June 2013[edit]

  • 16:00, 7 June 2013 (UTC)

Seven Mile Beach, Booti Booti National Park


  • 08:00, 7 June 2013 (UTC)

Quarry visible from Bukit Timah Nature Reserve, Singapore, photographed in June 2013


  • 00:00, 7 June 2013 (UTC)

Untitled, from the Williamsburg Housing Project Murals

6 June 2013[edit]

  • 16:00, 6 June 2013 (UTC)

Overlooking Port Malmesbury in the Kuiu Wilderness on Kuiu Island, Alaska


  • 08:00, 6 June 2013 (UTC)

The exploration party at the summit of their expedition


  • 00:00, 6 June 2013 (UTC)

Palacio de las Academias

5 June 2013[edit]

  • 16:00, 5 June 2013 (UTC)

Coat of arms of the House of Soterius von Sachsenheim


  • 08:00, 5 June 2013 (UTC)

Sockl and Nathan greeting card


  • 00:00, 5 June 2013 (UTC)

The recovered mast of the USS Maine, placed as an Arlington National Cemetery memorial to those who died during the 1898 sinking

4 June 2013[edit]

  • 16:00, 4 June 2013 (UTC)

Operation Upshot-Knot, Encore shot


  • 08:00, 4 June 2013 (UTC)

Zarafshan Range near Anzob Pass, Tajikistan


  • 00:00, 4 June 2013 (UTC)

Three Oranges on Knotted Stand, from the Shizhuzhai Shuhuapu

3 June 2013[edit]

  • 16:00, 3 June 2013 (UTC)

Fredrikke Marie Qvam


  • 08:05, 3 June 2013 (UTC)

Thonningia sanguinea from west-central Nigeria


  • 00:20, 3 June 2013 (UTC)

Coronation portrait by George Hayter (detail)

2 June 2013[edit]

  • 16:35, 2 June 2013 (UTC)

John Eliot Gardiner at rehearsal in Wroclaw, 2007


  • 08:50, 2 June 2013 (UTC)

The house where Simón Bolívar was born


  • 00:00, 2 June 2013 (UTC)

Arshavir Shirakian

1 June 2013[edit]

  • 16:00, 1 June 2013 (UTC)

Adult Cicindela albissima


  • 08:00, 1 June 2013 (UTC)

Semar


  • 00:00, 1 June 2013 (UTC)

Lighted night view of Palacio Municipal de Caracas