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Jacqueline Kennedy with the children, John and Caroline, in 1962. (Architectural Digest December 2004)

First heart transplant.

Child soldiers in World War II

vintage everyday: Child soldiers in World War II

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String cheese chopped into bite size pieces, dipped in milk and bread crumbs, baked at 425 for 8-10 minutes- serve with marinara sauce! Delish!

String cheese chopped into bite size pieces, dipped in milk and bread crumbs, baked at 425 for 8-10 minutes- serve with marinara sauce! Delish!

Jitterbug c.1940s

BOOKTRYST: Dancing With the Stars in Hell!

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hippies

Palm Springs, 1956- LIFE

Sharpening teeth is a very painful form of change that the tribes of South Asian women have endured it for many years. It is considered the ultimate form of beauty in those parts. Women Bagobo of Mindanao, the easternmost island of the Philippines, must have spent many hours grinding of teeth rudimantare using various tools such as stone and wood."

Traffic stopper, 1924.

Inside of school near Chernobyl! Look at all the gas masks!!

The Statue of Liberty's face before it was installed. 1886

After parcel post service was introduced in 1913, at least two children were sent by the service. With stamps attached to their clothing, the children rode with railway and city carriers to their destination. The Postmaster General quickly issued a regulation forbidding the sending of children in the mail after hearing of those examples.

Man On Rooftop With Eleven Men In Formation On His Shoulders, from an unidentified American artist, c. 1930

"Keshia Thomas, 18, uses her body to shield a man from protesters at a Ku Klux Klan rally in Ann Arbor, Mich. A crowd had begun to beat him with sticks after spotting a Confederate flag on his jacket. "Just because you beat somebody doesn't mean you're going to change his mind," Thomas said." NYT. Associated Press

Chronicles of Atlantis: 2009-03-01

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The Return of the Mona Lisa to the Louvre after the war, Paris, 1945

In 1809, 46 year old Jane Todd Crawford rode 60 miles on horseback to see Dr. Ephraim McDowell who removed a 22 lb ovarian tumor through a 9" incision in 25 minutes (before anesthesia and antiseptic). Within a few weeks she got back on the horse, rode home, and lived another 22 years.

"Safe in the living room of her Las Vegas, Nevada, home, Mrs. Jacqueline Buck and her son watch the mushrooming cloud from an atomic test blast some 75 miles away," April 21, 1953

The unboxing of the Statue of Liberty in 1885.

Twin Towers, NYC, by René Groebli.

After parcel post service was introduced in 1913, at least two children were sent by the service. With stamps attached to their clothing, the children rode with railway and city carriers to their destination. The Postmaster General quickly issued a regulation forbidding the sending of children in the mail after hearing of those examples.

"Burial at sea for the officers and men of the USS Intrepid (CV-11) who lost their lives when the carrier was hit by Japanese bombs during operations in the Philippines." By Lt. Barrett Gallagher, November 26, 1944

Statue of Liberty's head on exhibit at the Paris World's Fair, 1878

circus animals on 33rd street a troupe of elephants and a zebra walk down 33rd street in manhattan, hearlding the arrival of ringling brothers and barnum & bailey circus, nyc, 1968. photo by otto bettmann - @classiquecom

Titanic under construction