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Graves of a Catholic woman and her Protestant husband, who were not allowed to be buried together.

EVELYN NESBIT --Known to millions before her 16th birthday in 1900, Evelyn was the most photographed woman of her era, an iconic figure who set the standard for female beauty. Her jealous millionaire husband, Harry K. Thaw, killed her lover, Stanford White, the architect of much of New York. She found herself at the center of the Crime of the Century and the star of a great courtroom drama.

Fathers were not allowed in the delivery room until Jay and Marjie Hathaway found a doctor that allowed Jay to be present for the birth of their son James in 1965. The couple went on to found the American Academy of Husband-Coached Childbirth.

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Elizabeth Blackwell said she turned to medicine after a close friend who was dying suggested she would have been spared her worst suffering if her physician had been a woman. She became the first woman to receive a medical degree in the United States, as well as the first woman on the UK Medical Register

Kodak film ad from the 1940s - geared not towards the fighting men of the day (as many ads of the time were), but because it targeted women who were in the service ~

This is a photo of a 19 year-old girl, who stopped aging at age 2, being held by her 17 year-old younger sister. Her name is Brooke Greenberg, and her doctors have termed her condition "Syndrome X."

Two ladys in mourning at the grave of Mary Greenleaf Woods who died in 1864. Kenyon-Rosse Chapel Cemetery, Kenyon College, Gambier, Ohio.

Photo of Caroline Nightinggale, an Insane Asylum Patient, Who Believed Her Husand Had a Family With a Different Woman Other Than Herself, British, 1875

African American Emergency Room workers try to save a Ku Klux Klansman who has been shot in Alabama.

A women of the resistance movement, who is a member of a patrol to rout out the Germans snipers still left in areas in Paris, France, on August 29, 1944

Eva Kor is a Holocaust survivor and victim of Dr. Josef Mengele’s medical experiments on twins at Auschwitz. Mengele was given the name “Angel of Death,” because of his position as a SS physician in charge of selecting which new prisoners of the camp would be killed or selected for forced labor. Kor and her sister launched a search for other twins who survived Mengele’s experiments and located 122 individual survivors. She founded C.A.N.D.L.E.S. #Holocaust museum in Indiana.

Along a section of the old Natchez Trace just north of Tupelo can be found the graves of thirteen unknown Confederate soldiers. No one knows who these men are, other than that they were buried in a line on a small hill overlooking the trace.

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Thats Myrtle Corbin, who was born in 1868 as a dipygus, which is a medical term for Is that an extra pelvis? Oh man, it totally is. Myrtle spent her early years in a circus sideshow but later married a doctor, raised five children (using both of her two functional reproductive systems), lived to the age of 60...God Damn

John Lennon, signing autograph before his death, the fan for whom he is signing is Mark David Chapman, who would come back to shoot him a few hours later.

Two women, born on the same day but 157 years apart, died on the same day. They both met with a friend, put on a new dress, went to a dance, and met their killers. They were killed the same way, in the same spot. Both by men named Thornton who were acquitted of the murders in both cases. Strange coincidence? Some say reincarnation. Shit!!

I have to say this is one of the beautiful post Mortem photos I have seen yet. Photo by Alice M. Boughton, ~ 1910... The woman on the left is deceased while the woman on the right looks to be holding her. They look to be sisters. This is a beautiful picture though.