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Helen Keller and her pit bull, Sir Thomas. ~ "...you may be surprised to learn that in the 1940's and 50's pit bulls were affectionately referred to as "America's Nanny Dog."
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Here is a picture of Helen Keller and her pit bull. Helen was a huge dog lover and always had one or two by her side. Unlike many blind people do today Helen never used any of her dogs as guide dogs.
Many highly respected historical figures have shared their lives with #PitBulls: Helen Keller owned an American Pit Bull Terrier named “Sir Thomas.” President Theodore Roosevelt owned a Pit Bull named “Pete” who nearly caused an international scandal when he pulled off the pants of the French ambassador during a White House function!
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Helen Keller and her pit bull Sir Thomas. Many people do not know that pit bulls are service dogs, search and rescue dogs and the best "nanny's".
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New Year's Eve spent with Dick Clark...*Miss him
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New Year's Rockin Eve with Dick Clark!
New Year's Eve spent with Dick Clark RIP Dick Clark
Dick Clark Happy New Year
Dick Clark's Rockin' New Year!
One of the last photos of Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy Onassis. After a diagnosis of cancer in January 1994, she died in New York City on May 19 that same year. She was interred next to her first husband, President John F. Kennedy, and two infant children, a daughter, Arabella, stillborn in 1956, and a son, Patrick, born in 1963, who lived only two days, in Arlington National Cemetery.
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One of the last photos of Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy Onassis. After a diagnosis of cancer in January 1994, she died in New York City on May 19 that same year. She is buried next to her first husband, President John F. Kennedy, and two infant children, a daughter, Arabella, and son, Patrick in Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Virginia.
AP Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis, here in 1992, died of cancer in 1994 at the age of 64.
The Kennedy family
Ralph C. Lincoln, 11th generation Lincoln, 3rd cousin of Abraham.....wow, awesome!!
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Ralph C. Lincoln, 11th generation Lincoln, 3rd cousin of Abraham. Steve Mellon, Post-Gazette / Ralph C. Lincoln, a distant cousin of the Great Emancipator: "Abe was like, 6-3 ... 6-4?. I don't meet his height but I meet his good looks.". / Read more: http://old.post-gazette.com/pg/06051/658231.stm#ixzz2SdZKs7WR
Not all outlaws were men. In the 1890s, Laura Bullion was a member of Butch Cassidy’s gang the Wild Bunch and had a colorful career before and after.
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Laura Bullion (October 1876 – December 2, 1961) was a female outlaw of the Old West. Most sources indicate that Bullion was born of German and Native American heritage in Knickerbocker, near Mertzo...
Laura Bullion~1876–1961~In the 1890s, Laura Bullion was a member of Butch Cassidy’s gang-the Wild Bunch-and had a colorful career. She was romantically linked with Ben Kilpatrick a bank and train robber. In 1901 she was convicted of robbery a and sentenced to five years in prison for her part in the Great Northern Train Robbery. She was released in 1905 after serving three years and six months. She moved to Memphis Tennessee posing as a war widow using assumed names. In 1961 she died of heart disease.
#Laura #Bullion–1876–1961– In the 1890s, Laura Bullion was a member of #Butch #Cassidy ’s gang the #Wild #Bunch and had a colorful career before and after
Not all outlaws were men. In the 1890s, Laura Bullion was a member of Butch Cassidy’s gang the Wild Bunch and had a colorful career before and after. Bulions in my family tree but not this one that I've found anyhow. Am keeping her just in case! ;p
Jean Shrimpton, 1965
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British model Jean Shrimpton, 1965
Jean Shrimpton, 1965 Some fab '60s makeup.
Extremely rare CDV of Will Bill Hickok photographed a year before his death by D.D. Dare in Cheyenne, Wyoming.
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Wild Bill Hickok photographed a year before his death. Cheyenne, Wyoming. The 10 Deadliest Wild West Gunfighters
James Butler Hickok (May 27, 1837 – August 2, 1876) Better known as "Wild Bill Hickock"
James Butler Hickok (1837-1876), better known as Wild Bill Hickok, was a legend of the American Old West. His reputation as a gunfighter, scout, lawman, marksman, actor, and professional gambler resulted in his fame. Calamity Jane claimed she had been married to him briefly but no records were found. In 1876 he married Agnes Thatcher Lake, 11 years his senior. Four months later he was shot and killed by Jack McCall while playing poker in Deadwood, Dakota Territory (now South Dakota).
Wild Bill Hickok | WESTERN LEGEND PHOTO GALLERY » Wild Bill Hickok
The Attorney General, The Senator and The President
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U.S. President John F. Kennedy, right, is pictured with his brothers, Sen. Edward Kennedy, center, and Attorney General Robert F. Kennedy, outside the Oval Office at the White House in this picture taken in August 1963.
The Kennedy Family Quiz
The Attorney General, (Bobby) The Senator, (Teddy) & The President (John Kennedy)
The Kennedy brothers, from left, Robert, Edward and President John F. Kennedy, pose together in August of 1963, in Washington D.C.
*John F. Kennedy
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Anthony Luke Photography Blog
Photograph: Yousuf Karsh (1961) -- President John F. Kennedy -- JFK Very RARE Press Photo | eBay
Beautiful Black and White Portraits of Famous People by Yousuf Karsh
35th President John F. Kennedy was a Catholic.To date, he's still the only Catholic president in U.S. History. [photo: yousuf karsh]
White House Portrait John Kennedy by Yousuf Karsh
John Wilkes Booth, the Abraham Lincoln Assassin.
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John Wilkes Booth ~ Abraham Lincoln's Assassin
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John Wilkes Booth was the young actor who shot President Lincoln in Fords Theatre
The moment when George W. Bush was told about the 9/11 attack on the Twin Towers.
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President Bush being informed of the attack on the Twin Towers. Such a horrible day in our country's history.
President Bush learning about 911 - The World Trade Center
31 Historic Photos from around the world. These pictures incredibly capture the feeling of the moment. George W Bush being informed of 9 11 terrorist attack One World Trade Centers
September 11, 2001 — During a reading of "The Pet Goat" at Sarasota's Emma E. Booker Elementary School, Chief of Staff Andrew Card informs President George Bush that a second airplane has struck the Twin Towers at New York's World Trade Center.
First Ladies Nancy Reagan, Barbara Bush (standing, left to right), Lady Bird Johnson, Pat Nixon, Rosalynn Carter, and Betty Ford (seated, left to right) at the dedication of the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library, November 1991
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Siegfried & Roy with their famous white tigers
On September 24, 1957, President Dwight D. Eisenhower sends 101st Airborne Division troops to Little Rock, Arkansas, to enforce desegregation.
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Guardsmen Honor Black History Month with Reflections on Crisis at Little Rock Central High | Article | The United States Army
Little Rock Girl 1957: How a Photograph Changed the Fight for Integration. Explores and analyzes the historical context and significance of the newspaper photograph of African American Elizabeth Eckford trying to enter Little Rock, Arkansas's all-white Central High School in 1957. WALSH JUVENILE LC214.23.L56 T68 2012
David Margolick’s latest book, “Elizabeth and Hazel: Two Women of Little Rock,” explores what happened to two teenagers captured in one of the civil rights movement’s most iconic photos. Elizabeth Eckford was one of nine black teenagers to integrate Little Rock, Arkansas', Central High School in 1957, and the photo shows her walking a gauntlet of shouting, taunting white students and adults. In the photo, Hazel Bryan, now Hazel Bryan Massery, was the white girl caught in the midst of yelling ...
Walt Disney - just got back from his original home town -- Marselline, MO
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Walt Disney, Very inspiring man!
I have only the upmost and highest respect and admiration for this man. For the incredibly genius imagination he had and dreamer he was. I will always be in awe of how he strived for a higher standard and of how his dream created dreams in the rest of us. Thanks, Walt.
Famous portraits Walt Disney
Walter Elias Disney - Inspirational
Walt Disney (Walter Elias Disney)
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"60 Minutes": Saying farewell to the extraordinary Mike Wallace (video also available)
Great 60 Minutes special on Mike Wallace!
Walt Disney, 1940s.
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Dumbo and Timothy Mouse
Jackie and John Jr.
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The American First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy photographed by Richard Avedon with her son John Kennedy Jr., at the White House for a editorial made for Harper’s Bazaar, in February 1961.
Jackie Kennedy with little JFK, Jr., by Richard Avedon
1957 - A beautiful portrait of new mother and First Lady, Jackie Kennedy, with her baby daughter, Caroline. Sadly, Caroline is the only surviving member of her nuclear family of origin.
Mother and Son (Jackie Kennedy Onasis and John John)
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Inspirational Running Quotes For Track Favourite running quotes,
"To give anything less than your best is to sacrifice the gift" -Steve Prefontaine One of my favorite quotes of all time:)
Steve Prefontaine The Gift Sports Poster Print - 24x30 Art Poster Print, 24x30 by Poster Discount, http://www.amazon.com/dp/B004Z85C38/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_l9U8rb1WACGWS
"To give anything less than your best is to sacrifice the gift" -Steve Prefontaine #Motivation #Inspiration #Workout #Exercise #Health #Fitness #Healthyliving
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Howard Hughes, Jr. - Born in Humble, Texas. American business magnate, investor, aviator, engineer, film producer, director, and philanthropist. He was one of the wealthiest people in the world. He gained prominence from the late 1920s as a maverick film producer, making big-budget and often controversial films like The Racket (1928), Hell's Angels (1930), Scarface (1932), and The Outlaw (1943).
Howard Robard Hughes, Jr. (December 24, 1905 – April 5, 1976) was an American business magnate, investor, aviator, aerospace engineer, film maker and philanthropist. He was one of the wealthiest people in the world. As a maverick film producer, Hughes gained prominence in Hollywood from the late 1920s, making big-budget and often controversial films like The Racket (1928), Hell's Angels (1930), Scarface (1932), and The Outlaw (1943).
Arthur Macarthur was a brave teenaged officer in the Civil War. He won the Medal of Honor at 18, and was a Lt. Col by the age of 19. Years later his son, Douglas MacArthur, would also win the Medal of Honor - making them one of only two Father-Son recipients of the Medal of Honor.
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Nov. 25, 1863: Arthur McArthur Jr., eighteen, engages in a Civil War action that will bring him the Medal of Honor. He is the father of General Douglas McArthur.
Arthur Macarthur was a brave teenaged officer in the Civil War. He won the Medal of Honor at 18, and was a Lt. Col by the age of 19. Years later his son, Douglas MacArthur, would also win the Medal of Honor - making them one of only two Father-Son recipients of the Medal of Honor. us-civil-war
Anne Frank - heartbreaking image.
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Anne Frank ~1934
Sitting Bull & Buffalo Bill
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Buffalo Bill often featured prominent Native Americans in his Wild West Show, one of which was Sitting Bull. Photo 1885 by David Francis Barry
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Wedding photo of General George Patton and Beatrice Ayer.Throughout his miliatry career, George wrote the most beautiful love letters to Beatrice - "I love you so, Bea ... I am not so hellish young and it is not spring, yet still I love you just as much as if we were 22 again on the baseball grandstand at West Point the night I graduated."
General George Patton and Beatrice Ayer.
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Wedding photo of General George Patton and Beatrice Ayer. Throughout his miliatry career, George wrote the most beautiful love letters to Beatrice - "I love you so, Bea ... I am not so hellish young and it is not Spring, yet still I love you just as much as if we were 22 again on the baseball grandstand at West Point the night I graduated."
Margaret Mitchell, author of "Gone With the Wind". & her cat.