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.
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The Lincoln Penny
On Feb. 3, 1959, 22 year old singer, Buddy Holly dies when his plane crashes near Iowa.
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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.
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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!
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RMS Titanic Life Vest via @Evelyn Spencer Museum of American History, Smithsonian
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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)
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Vincenz Czerny (1842-1916) with Dr. Levi Cooper Lane in surgical amphitheater at Cooper Medical College by Stanford Medical History Center 1901
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Old African-American sharecroppers couple, Oklahoma, 1914. How unusual to see an old photo where we are laughing!
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Martin Luther King's "I have a dream speech" - Aug. 28, 1963.
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Mother Teresa and Princess Diana
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The Rolling Stones - 1963....just kids !
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Corrie ten Boom, a Dutch Christian, who hid Jews during the Holocaust. She was later arrested and sent to a concentration camp. She survived to write about it in The Hiding Place (her sister Betsy did not).
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Shuttle Endeavor final flight over San Francisco Golden Gate Bridge, 09/21/2012
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Civil War Drummer Boys
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Johnny Cash's report card from 1949. A for conduct, C+ for effort.
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The Day the Music Died - Buddy Holly, The Big Bopper and Richie Valens die in plane crash on the way to a concert in Iowa. Commemorated in song "American Pie"
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The Rat Pack, Las Vegas, 1960. Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Sammy Davis Jr, Peter Lawford, Joey Bishop.
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Shooting the original MGM logo.