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She is still the beautiful, one and only, Gerber Baby.

Mary Jane Montoya Is the New Gerber Baby

Ann Turner Cook: She's the iconic face for Gerber baby food products. She's also a retired high school English teacher and a successful novelist!

I found these very dapper women on a blog post about a book called Women in Pants by Catherine Smith and Cynthia Greig

Dapper

One of the most feared of all London's street gangs in the late was a group of female toughs known as the Clockwork Oranges. They would later inspire Anthony Burgess' most notorious novel. >> Whoa - a gang of female toughs.

zerodarkpervy:    thegist:    “… in the 20 years since, this emotionally complex photograph of a Klan-robed toddler playfully touching the riot shield of a bemused African-American state trooper has gone uncelebrated and largely unknown.”    (Photographer: Todd Robertson, 1992)

A small white boy touches the riot shield of a black state trooper at a Ku Klux Klan rally in Atlanta, Georgia, 1992 Hard to believe this was taken Raising children in hate.

Dionne Quintuplets   I love this picture

Dionne Quintuplets born at their home in Canada, 1934 and exploited by the doctor who attended. Their lives were tragic and they were treated as zoo inmates. A truly sad story.

This is Victoria. She died a hero on Friday. She hid her first graders in the cabinets and closets after hearing the gunfire. When the shooter came to her classroom, she told him that her students were in the gym. He then gunned her down and moved on. She saved the lives of all of her students. Please pass this on if you see it. She deserves to be remembered for her bravery.

Victoria Soto-hid her first-graders near Newtown,Conn at the Sandyhook School masacre the shooter came to her classroom, she told him that her students were in the gym. She was gunned her down and he moved on. She saved the lives of all of her students.

Helen Keller seen here reading braille. Helen Keller was the first person who was deafblind to attend and graduate from college: Radcliffe in 1904.

Helen Keller Biography and Facts

Helen Adams Keller (June 27 1880 – June 1 was an American author, political activist, and lecturer. She was the first deafblind person to earn a Bachelor of Arts degree.

Edgar Allan Poe poses with Abraham Lincoln in Mathew Brady's Washington, D.C. studio [February 4th, 1849]

FAKE: Edgar Allan Poe poses with Abraham Lincoln in Mathew Brady’s Washington, D. studio- February NOPE, this is a fake photo created for the book Abraham Lincoln vampire hunter.

A fascinating story about 5 West Virginia children who mysteriously vanished on Christmas Eve, 1945.

The Children Who Went Up In Smoke

A fascinating story about 5 West Virginia children who mysteriously vanished on Christmas Eve, 1945 after a fire in their home.

From a KKK toddler to the real Moulin Rouge — This year’s most Pinned historical…

From a KKK toddler to the real Moulin Rouge — This year’s most Pinned historical photos [20 pictures]

"baby getting an xray in1942" fascinating

A baby is restrained for an X-ray at Provident Hospital in Chicago, Illinois. Photo by Jack Delano, March, 1942

Could make a project out of this and have students do some research, make up a poster and hang in the hallways for their classmates.

Irena Sendler -- brave and compassionate hero that should have been the 2007 Nobel Peace Prize winner. Let me not get started with Obama getting a Nobel Peace Prize for absolutely nothing!

Inspiring

Dorothy Day with her prison dress. On November 1917 Day went to prison for being one of forty women in front of the White House protesting women's exclusion from the electorate.<- Dorothy Day has always been a hero of mine.

Walt Disney y su hermana

Walt Disney and his sister Ruth, circa He was the creator of Mickey Mouse and other cartoon characters. He and his brother Roy opened Disneyland in Anaheim, CA on July

Irena Sendler got permission to work in the Warsaw Ghetto as a plumber. She courageously smuggled babies in her tool box and carried larger children in her sack. She also trained her dog to bark when the Nazi soldiers were near, which muffled the sounds of the crying children. She helped save more than 2,500 children & was eventually caught & tortured. Sendler was nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize along with Al Gore, who won for his presentation on global warming...but she is a HERO!

Irena Sendler got permission to work in a Warsaw Ghetto as a plumber. She courageously smuggled babies in her tool box and carried larger children in a sack. She trained her dog to bark when Nazis were near. She saved 2500 children.

Florence Nightingale 1858.--Florence Nightingale (1820-1910) "The lady with the lamp". The founder of modern nursing. In 1854 she took charge of nursing soldiers wounded in the Crimean War. She organised the cleaning of the filthy rat infested military hospital and organised proper nursing. The death rate fell dramatically, is best known as the foundational philosopher of modern nursing. She was also a statistician and social reformer.

Florence Nightingale, OM, RRC was a celebrated English social reformer and statistician, and the founder of modern nursing. She came to prominence while serving as a nurse during the Crimean War, where she tended to wounded soldiers.

Kathrine Switzer entered and completed the Boston Marathon in 1967, five years before women were officially allowed to compete in it. Other ...

Kathrine Switzer entered and completed the Boston Marathon in 1967, five years before women were officially allowed to compete in it. Other runners prevented organizers from stopping her from completing the race

Kathrine Switzer was the first woman to run the Boston marathon. After realizing that a woman was running, race organizer went after Switzer shouting. However, other male runners provided a protective shield during the entire marathon.