Harriet Tubman, slave, abolitionist, spy and 1st woman to lead an armed expedition during war. Born into slavery, she was beaten, 'hired out' and suffered seizures from being hit by a heavy weight. After escaping, she later made ~19 trips to rescue a total of over 300 slaves, sometimes using the Underground Railroad. Called 'Black Moses', she carried a gun and threatened to shoot any slave who would turn back. She was a Union spy during the Civil War and struggled for women's suffrage.

Harriet Tubman - An American woman who escaped from slavery in the South to become a leading abolitionist before the American Civil War. She led hundreds of slaves to freedom in the North along the route of the Underground Railroad.

The White Death #sniper #marksman

The White Death

Funny pictures about The most badass sniper in history. Oh, and cool pics about The most badass sniper in history. Also, The most badass sniper in history.

Before Bonnie fell in love with Clyde, there was Rose Dunn. 15 year old Rose met outlaw George "Bittercreek" Newcomb and fell in love. Rose knew how to rope, ride, & shoot, but was more famous for her beauty and gentle ways, and was nicknamed "Rose of Cimarron". While her lover robbed banks, Rose tended his gun wounds, until one day when George stopped in to see Rose, her brothers turned in George to the law who ambushed him at her door step. She retired from outlawry and married a…

Rose Dunn 15 year old Rose met outlaw George "Bittercreek" Newcomb and fell in love.

Nancy Hanks Lincoln, Abraham Lincoln's mother. she was beautiful! :)

Oil painting of Nancy Hanks Lincoln President Abraham Lincoln's mother. Nancy Lincoln died of milk sickness at the Little Pigeon Creek settlement in Spencer County, IN when Abraham was nine years old.

General Thought About War

General Thought About War

Funny pictures about General Thought About War. Oh, and cool pics about General Thought About War. Also, General Thought About War photos.

Lee Rogers John C. Todd sit outside a Japanese prison camp following their release by Allied forces, Manila, Philippines, February 05, 1945

Lee Rogers & John C. Todd, sit outside a Japanese prison camp following their release by Allied forces Luzon, Philippines, 1945

Two emaciated American civilians, Lee Rogers & John C. Todd, sit outside gym which had been used as a Japanese prison camp Manila, Luzon, Philippines 1945

Vintage Vietnam Zippo Lighter Collection - sold at auction for more than 32K

Vintage Vietnam Zippo Lighter Collection - sold at auction for more than these are an incredible piece of American history. Awesome to read all the engravings.

Firefighter Kevin Shea of Ladder 35 lies semi conscious in debris field with Firefighter Ritchie Nogan of 113 standing over him. Shea was the only survivor of his unit. He was carried out by Nogan, two EMS workers and photographer Todd Maisel. (Photo by Todd Maisel/NY Daily News Archive via Getty Images) Never Forget 9/11/2001. FDNY are heroes to the world!!

LOOK: The Heart-Wrenching Images Of 9/11 That We'll Never Forget

*FIREFIGHTER KEVIN SHEA~ of Ladder 35 lies semi conscious in debris field w/Firefighter Ritchie Nogan of 113 standing over him. Shea was the only survivor of his unit.He was carried out by Nogan, two EMS workers and photographer Todd Maisel.

September 11, 2001

September the day the world changed, rubbles, fog, photo, never forget.

*9/11

Serial and Government Publication Division - Witness and Response: September 11 Acquisitions at the Library of Congress

Smoking Towers.  September 11, 2001.

25 Most Powerful Photos # picture of the towers ablaze, and far, far below them, one woman wearing an expression of pure horror.

Firefighters at the World Trade Center in New York.

TERRIBLE BEAUTY 2: the ineffable

WTC Rescue workers conduct search and rescue attempts, descending deep into the rubble of the World Trade Center in New York on Friday September # Reuters/U.

During the Depression bankers became so unpopular that bank robbers, such as Bonnie and Clyde, became folk heroes.

The real "Bonnie and Clyde" Bonnie Parker, born October photographed here in 1933 with Clyde Barrow.

Laura Ingalls Wilder, American Author  "I'm beginning to learn that it is the sweet, simple things of life which are the real ones after all."

Laura Ingalls Wilder (Author)

Laura Elizabeth Ingalls Wilder (February 1867 – February was an American author who wrote the Little House series of books based on her childhood in a pioneer family. Laura's daughter, Rose, inspired Laura to write her books. MY MOST FAVORITE SHOW

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