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Lisa Lynn

Lisa Lynn

Loving arts and crafts, wood working and horticulture...

Bacon Breakfast Cupcakes with shredded potatoes, bacon, eggs, cheese, and Sriracha drizzle!

The Ultimate Fudgy Homemade Brownies

This is probably one of the most depressingly heart-wrenching photos I've ever seen. Native American children taken from their families and put into school to assimilate them into white society. the slogan for this governmental campaign '"kill the Indian to save the man". No official apology has ever been issued.Never forgotten.

The Salamander windmill on the Vliet canal in Leidschendam, South Holland, Netherlands • photo: zilverbat

My great grandmother was full blooded Cherokee. Constitution of the Cherokee Nation.....♥

My body is tired from the long hunt. My mind races with thoughts of the buffalo. The day is over so why doesn't the pain go away? I kneel down to intake the mystical herbs. My body's pain eases, and my mind goes to rest.

Many of the Native American photographs we enjoy can be credited to Edward Curtis. In the late 1800's and early 1900's, Curtis realized that the traditional Native American lifestyle was coming to an end. He received a grant from J.P. Morgan to travel the country and photograph Native Americans in their traditional lifestyle and culture.

The US Capitol, Washington, DC as it appeared in 1861. Today (12 April) is the day in 1861 when Confederate artillery opened fire on Fort Sumter in Charleston Harbor, ushing 4 years of civil war in America. By 1865, approx. 625,000 Amercians had perished as a result of the war. This was the deadliest war in American history.

The original War of 1812 Star-Spangled Banner, the flag that inspired Francis Scott Key to write the song that would become our national anthem, is among the most treasured artifacts in the collections of the Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History in Washington

Frederick Douglass "Fritz" Pollard (January 27, 1894 – May 11, 1986) was the first African American head coach in the National Football League (NFL). Pollard along with Bobby Marshall were the first two African American players in the NFL in 1920.

Here is an extraordinary photo of an Indian Woman's Dress. It was taken in 1923 by Edward S. Curtis. The photo documents Ada Lopez Richards, in a full-length portrait, standing near the shore wearing a hat, necklaces, and dress. We have compiled this collection of photos mainly to serve as a vital educational resource. Contact curator@old-pictu....

abraham lincoln gettysburg address images | Bill of Rights Institute: Abraham Lincoln’s Gettysburg Address ...Nov. 19, 1863.

One of the most famous photos of Native people in Yosemite is this photograph taken by J. T. Boysen in 1901. Susie and daughter Sadie McGowan.

:::::::: Vintage Photograph ::::::::: African American children sitting on a farm tractor trailer filled with cotton that they helped pick. ca 1940

1957 - One of the most iconic moments in American history- the desegregation of American public schools

Geronimo (1829-1909) was a prominent leader of the Bedonkohe Apache who fought against Mexico and the United States for their expansion into Apache tribal lands for several decades during the Apache Wars. "Geronimo" was the name given to him during a battle with Mexican soldiers. His Chiricahua name is often rendered as Goyathlay or Goyahkla in English.

1940 - Anne Frank & her dog-

Cherokee Alphabet, on a postcard from an old family schoolbook I have, "Cherokee Words" #Cherokee #nativelanguage #syllabary

No other family in American history has suffered a wartime loss like that of Waterloo's Sullivan family. The Sullivans gave up their five sons in a World War II tragedy that has never been forgotten.

Battles of the Civil War. Infographic

You are viewing an unusual image of Three Hopi Women on top of an Adobe House. It was taken in 1906 by Edward S. Curtis. The image shows a stunning view of these Native American Women. We have created this collection of pictures primarily to serve as an easy to access educational tool. Contact curator@old-pictu....

A German woman who has returned to Berlin from the evacuation area only to find her house has been destroyed, sits with her son and weeps in despair. (Photo by Keystone/Getty Images)

On the website for Lunch-Box Dream, by Tony Abbott: Newly posted images of segregation signs from the Jim Crow era of American history, along with a link to an excellent topic exploration and lesson plan prepared for middle school classes. The book's characters would have encountered such signs. #kidlit #summerreading