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This photograph entitled “Werfel’s first pair of new shoes”, appeared in the 1946 issue of Life magazine. Werfel, a six-year-old Austrian orphan, has just received his first new pair of shoes as part of the post-war relief effort of the American Red Cross.


A woman bids her boyfriend goodbye, as he leaves to fight in World War I. 1914.


Jacqueline in Paris, Elysée Palace, Paris July 1961: Photo by Jacques Lowe While in Paris, she became more of celebrity than her husband, provoking Kennedy’s statement ““I am the man who accompanied Jacqueline Kennedy to Paris.”


On August 13, 1860, Annie Oakley, one of the greatest female sharpshooters in American history, is born.


Lieutenant General Lewis Burwell "Chesty" Puller (June 26, 1898 October 11, 1971) was an officer in the United States Marine Corps. Puller is the most decorated U.S. Marine in history, and the only Marine to receive five Navy Crosses.