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This 1912 map is an early example of maps distributed by the Automobile Club of Southern California to order to promote automobile travel. The map guides motorists west to Venice, north to Malibu, and northeast through Topanga Canyon. Once in the Valley, the route follows Calabasas Road southwest through the Cahuenga Pass, passing through Calabasas, Owensmouth (later named Canoga Park) and Van Nuys. Automobile Club of Southern California Collection. San Fernando Valley History Digital Library.
Cover of the Miner's Road Map of Southern California, published by Pacific Publishing Co., 120 North Main Street, Los Angeles, Calif., 1899. San Fernando Valley History Digital Library.
This is the memorial to the German military resistance on the Bendler Block, in Berlin. This is the exact site where Colonel Claus Stauffenberg and his fellow Valkyrie conspirators were executed during the evening of 07/20/44 after the plot to assassinate Hitler failed. They were shot by a firing squad against this wall which was illuminated by car headlights.
Liberation of Nazi Concentration Camp - 42-16719776 - Rights Managed - Stock Photo - Corbis. A little boy holds a handmade flag with the Star of David after the liberation of the Buchenwald concentration camp, Germany. Buchenwald was one of the largest concentration camps in Nazi Germany, established in July 1937, five miles north of Weimar.