In the 1730s, a seven-year-old English girl washed up on the shores of West Africa and was adopted by her rescuers. She became the wife of a Prince and started a dynasty that extends into many of today's Xhosa royal families. Due to her recessive gene, now and then a child is born in the area with bright blue eyes. The article that goes along with this photo is also quite interesting
Historic Titanic Video Footage View old footage of the real ship itself. This is the 1912 version of the story told through a collection of surviving Titanic video clips. Take a trip back in time as you enjoy this historical and priceless footage.
A chilling reminder of how cruel assimilation for Native Americans was - Child’s handcuffs are surprisingly heavy when cradled in the palms of one’s hand. Although now rusted from years of disuse, they still convey the horror of their brutal purpose, which was to restrain Native children who were being brought to boarding schools.