10 Most Famous Women in History - Smashing Tops
There are numerous famous women in history and by means of this top 10, I tried to make a selection of the most popular ones. I tried to include those women who achieved eternal glory in various fields and had an impact on the society. Unfortunately, many were left outside, because important, influential women are plenty […]
1907 Indiana is the first state to legalize involuntary permanent sterilization for mental illness and criminals. About 2,500 are involuntarily sterilized before the eugenic sterilization law is repealed in 1974. Thirty states follow, especially in the 1920’s - 1930’s at the height of eugenics.
Soda fountain at Todd's Drugstore, ca. 1910
Ph10,822B: Two customers stand at the soda fountain inside Todd's Drugstore at 525 Warburton Avenue in Hastings-on-Hudson. Behind the counter two boys serve up Moxie's flavored sodas. The gentleman with the beard standing next to them may be the proprietor Hanford C. "Doc" Todd. The mirror behind the counter reflects the pharmacy shelves on the opposite side of the room. The flag above the bar suggests that the drugstore was decorated for the 4th of July, Memorial Day, or some other…