Kathrine Switzer marathon. First woman to break the barrier & run in the Boston marathon. It took another 5 years before woman were allowed to run. 1967. These photos are when she was being attacked by an official.

Kathrine Switzer marathon. First woman to break the barrier & run in the Boston marathon. It took another 5 years before woman were allowed to run. 1967. These photos are when she was being attacked by an official.

Bucket list!     Giethoorn, Netherlands: The village with no roads.  You take a boat to go todifferent places.

Bucket list! Giethoorn, Netherlands: The village with no roads. You take a boat to go todifferent places.

Cattle and crowds fill the square in Dungarvan on a fair day ca. 1900 #Irish #history

Cattle and crowds fill the square in Dungarvan on a fair day ca. 1900 #Irish #history

Photo courtesy of The Farmers Journal taking us back down memory lane. My how milk transportation has changed.

Photo courtesy of The Farmers Journal taking us back down memory lane. My how milk transportation has changed.

Harriet Tubman, slave, abolitionist, spy and 1st woman to lead an armed expedition during war. Born into slavery, she was beaten, 'hired out' and suffered seizures from being hit by a heavy weight. After escaping, she later made ~19 trips to rescue a total of over 300 slaves, sometimes using the Underground Railroad. Called 'Black Moses', she carried a gun and threatened to shoot any slave who would turn back. She was a Union spy during the Civil War and struggled for women's suffrage…

Harriet Tubman, slave, abolitionist, spy and 1st woman to lead an armed expedition during war. Born into slavery, she was beaten, 'hired out' and suffered seizures from being hit by a heavy weight. After escaping, she later made ~19 trips to rescue a total of over 300 slaves, sometimes using the Underground Railroad. Called 'Black Moses', she carried a gun and threatened to shoot any slave who would turn back. She was a Union spy during the Civil War and struggled for women's suffrage…

Pig strike | Retronaut “Pig buyers in Waterford, based around the Ballybricken area, traditionally had a monopoly on buying from farmers and selling to the bacon factories. The Pig Buyers Strike happened because the factories started to buy direct from farmers.”

Pig strike | Retronaut “Pig buyers in Waterford, based around the Ballybricken area, traditionally had a monopoly on buying from farmers and selling to the bacon factories. The Pig Buyers Strike happened because the factories started to buy direct from farmers.”

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