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Statue of Liberty's face

The Statue of Liberty - Lady Liberty’s face, as seen on Liberty Island, waiting to be installed.

O operário que cruzou os braços diante de Hitler August Landmesserm

O operário que cruzou os braços diante de Hitler

The courage to say no. The photo was taken in Hamburg in during the celebrations for the launch of a ship. In the crowed, one person refuses to raise his arm to give the Nazi salute. The man was August Landmesser.

Citizen Grave: Alfred Eisenstaedt Again

On Oct. years ago today—work ceased on the iconic Mount Rushmore monument, the massive South Dakota sculpture from which four of America’s most beloved presidents gaze out over the landscape. Pictured here is the construction of George.

History Channel "Know Where You Stand" campaign by Seth Taras - Hindenburg at  Lakehurst, New Jersey 1937 / 2004; D-Day at Normandy Beach 1944 / 2004; Berlin Wall at the Brandenburg Gate 1989 / 2004; Hitler at the Eiffel Tower, Paris 1940 / 2004

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Amazing History Channel "Know Where You Stand" campaign by Seth Taras - Hindenburg at Lakehurst, New Jersey 1937 / D-Day at Normandy Beach 1944 / Berlin Wall at the Brandenburg Gate 1989 / Hitler at the Eiffel Tower, Paris 1940 / 2004

This young man was first immortalized in the novel, "Farmer Boy" and eventually became a featured character in his wife's  "Little House on the Prairie" book series.  Presenting Almanzo Wilder, husband of author Laura Ingalls Wilder!  *Born in Malone, New York in 1857. *Profession: Farmer, Carpenter, Day Laborer. *Married Laura Ingalls in 1885, when she was 18 and he was 28. Laura nicknamed her husband "Manly" and he nicknamed her "Bess". *Their daughter, Rose Wilder, was born in 1886.  An…

Wishing a very Happy Birthday today to Almanzo Wilder. What do you think is Almanzo Wilder’s best trait?

8.) Babies for sale

8.) Babies for sale

Robert Wadlow *The Giant of Illinois.The tallest person in history > 8feet 11 inches (272 cm) He weighed 439lbs.(199kg)Born in 1918,died 1940,age 22.He was still growing,but died of an infection.

robert wadlow, the world’s tallest man in history, with his parents and siblings . he continued to grow until his death at 22 yrs. when he was . despite health problems, he never used a wheelchair - illinois, 1935

This image shows an American soldier risking his life to save two Vietnamese children during a fight. This is bravery. A man risking his life to save the enemy's children Only The American Soldier Would Do This !

Miner Boy: Children were cheap labor in the mines. This boy spent 10 hours a day in that outfit with only the light from that tallow wick lamp. He cleaned & played the part of a "canary" (kids were easier to replace than good miners). He was probably Finnish or Swedish & indentured to the company for the purpose of paying his fathers debts. The unions fought bloody battles to get these children out of the coal mines. This little guy worked (& likely died) in Utah or Colorado mines / Scott…

Miner Boy working in a coal mine… and kids think they have it tough today. Before the Child labor laws were put into effect.

Mew York City parking circa 1930

Vertical parking, This was an “elevator garage” in Chicago, 33 W. It held up to 48 cars. Workers simply drove into the elevator car, parked in their sky-high slots, then walked along the fire escape to their offices.

Siberian bear hunting armour (c 1800s)

now *that's* a bear hunting suit. Russian bear hunting armor from the century

Mais uma viajante do tempo

Mais uma viajante do tempo

Time travel will be invented in the year How do we know? Because that is the year that this delightful lady claimed to have traveled from. In the year This debate was however rendered moot when, on New Year's Eve she simply disappeared.

Ouch (seriously though, my dad used to do this to me. Out to the shed, pliers, pull the tooth - and that was in the 80s!)

Oceanside, California Dentists at Mira Costa Dental are dedicated to family dentistry such as Exams, Teeth Whitening, Veneers and more.

Photo taken by photographer Jack Bradley and depicts the exact moment this boy, Harold Whittles, hears for the very first time ever. The doctor treating him has just placed an earpiece in his left ear.

HEARING FOR THE FIRST TIME This photo was taken by photographer Jack Bradley and depicts the exact moment this boy, Harold Whittles, hears for the very first time ever. The doctor treating him has just placed an earpiece in his left ear. so amazing!

"Orli Wald was a member of the German Resistance in Nazi Germany. She was arrested in 1936 and charged with high treason, whereupon she served four and a half years in a women's prison, followed by "protective custody" in Nazi concentration camps until 1945, when she escaped. She was a prisoner functionary in the infirmary at Auschwitz-Birkenau and because of her helpfulness to Jewish and other prisoners, was called the 'Angel of Auschwitz'."

Orli Wald was a member of the German Resistance in Nazi Germany. She was called the "Angel of Auschwitz".

Toss! Race Organizers Attempt To Stop Kathrine Switzer From Competing In The Boston Marathon. She Became The First Woman To Finish The Race, 1967

30+ Must-See Historic Moments In Photographs

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.

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