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Dead Sea Scrolls

Facsimile Editions - Dead Sea Scrolls

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Dizzy Dean :)

B-24 nose gunner.

Beretta - RGrips - Beretta 96d grips

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Civil War Battle Scene

Civil War Battle Scene

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the original Star Spangled Banner... In the Smithsonian Museum of American History

SweeterThanSweets: THE Star Spangled Banner

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The rarely seen back of the Hoover Dam before it filled with water 1936 - Imgur

President John Kennedy (1917-1963) and son John, Jr. (1960-1999) in the Oval Office.

With President John F. Kennedy arriving at Love Field during campaign tour on day of his assassination. Nov. 22, 1963.

John Q. Adams - Founding Fathers

George Washington, born 2/22/1732 in Colonial Virginia to a wealthy family that grew tobacco and owned slaves. First President of the United States and founding father of our country, serving 1789 to 1797. Died at age 67 on 2/14/1799 at his Mount Vernon home. Washington's last words were "tis well."

Faith is my guide : Photo

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Brilliant colorized photo of Abraham Lincoln done in Photoshop. Click thru for all of the info. Love this. #colorized

Abraham Lincoln (Colorized): 1865

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Reload!

new york new york

berry-break-16 : theBERRY

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Picture used for the penny issued in 1909 to commemorate Abraham Lincoln's 100th birthday. It was the first American coin to bear a president's image on its face.

The Lincoln Penny

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On Feb. 3, 1959, 22 year old singer, Buddy Holly dies when his plane crashes near Iowa.

On February 3rd 1959, 3 famous rock and rollers Buddy Holly, Ritchie Valens and J.P. “Big Bopper” Richardson were killed in a small single engine plane near Clear Lake, Iowa. It was later entitled “The Day That Music Died” 50 years later thier music still lives on.

Helen “Nellie” Taft - William Howard Taft’s wife was the FIRST first lady to own and drive a car, to ride in her husband’s inaugural parade, to support women's suffrage, to publish her memoirs, to smoke cigarettes, and successfully lobby for safety standards in federal workplaces. She was a better woman...than he was a president!

Empire State Opening, May 1st, 1931

RMS Titanic Life Vest via @Evelyn Spencer Museum of American History, Smithsonian

On the Water - RMS Titanic Life Vest

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"The Day the Music Died", Buddy Holly, Ritchie Valens, and The Big Bopper all die in a plane crash in Iowa. (February 3, 1959)

Vincenz Czerny (1842-1916) with Dr. Levi Cooper Lane in surgical amphitheater at Cooper Medical College by Stanford Medical History Center 1901

Old African-American sharecroppers couple, Oklahoma, 1914. How unusual to see an old photo where we are laughing!

Martin Luther King's "I have a dream speech" - Aug. 28, 1963.

Mother Teresa and Princess Diana

The Rolling Stones - 1963....just kids !