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Residents of Hollywood, California, start a campaign to push Japanese Americans out of the community, May 1923

36 Amazing Photos That Most People Have Never Seen

36 Amazing Photos From History That Most People Have Never Seen Before - The Meta Picture

В Австралии до 1960-х гг. в соответствии с "Актом о флоре и фауне" аборигены считались животными, а не людьми и их численность фиксировалась в одном списке с кенгуру, попугаями и т.д.

Until the the Aborigines, or Aboriginal Australians, came under the Flora And Fauna Act that classified them as animals, not human beings. This also meant that killing an Aborigine meant you weren’t killing a human being, but an animal.

This is horrible but I died laughing! Soooo funny!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Real smooth, mom.

Funny pictures about You Can Always Trust In Your Mother's Love. Oh, and cool pics about You Can Always Trust In Your Mother's Love. Also, You Can Always Trust In Your Mother's Love photos.

The moment in which J.F. Kennedy got assassinated in 1963.

November 1963 - President Kennedy had just been assassinated. The First Lady was crawling onto the trunk of the car to retrieve a part of the President's skull that had blown off.

Bygone Americana

Hecklers insult two black women who are part of a voting rights drive, Selma, Alabama 1965 by Bob Adelman(Civil Rights Victories)

In 1967, Kathrine Switzer was the first woman to run the Boston marathon. After realizing that a woman was running, race organizer Jock Semple went after Switzer shouting, “Get the hell out of my race and give me those numbers.” However, Switzer’s boyfriend and other male runners provided a protective shield during the entire marathon. The photographs taken of the incident made world headlines, and Kathrine later won the NYC marathon with a time of 3:07:29.

In Kathrine Switzer was the first woman to run the Boston marathon. After realizing that a woman was running, race organizer Jock Semple went after Switzer shouting, “Get the hell out of my race and give me those numbers.

Lina Medina: The Youngest Mother in Medical History - Lina Medina was born on September 27, 1933, in Ticrapo, Huancavelica Region, Peru. Lina was brought to a hospital by her parents at the age of 5 years because of increasing abdominal size. She was originally thought to have had a tumor, but her doctors determined she was in her seventh month of pregnancy.

A 5-year-old peruvian: world's youngest mother

Youngest girl to ever give birth, Lina Medina. She was 5 years, 7 months and 21 days old when she gave birth to a baby boy in The doctor is her son's namesake, Gerardo. It's still a mystery as to who impregnated her.

THE ZOO WOULD BE CLOSED TO WHITES SO BLACK FAMILIES COULD VISIT THE ZOO!   (REALLY!)

Photograph of a “No White People Allowed in the Zoo Today” sign taken at the Memphis Zoo by Ernest Withers in the Even visits to the zoo were segregated. Blacks had only one day a week they could visit the zoo while whites could go on the other week days.

last embrace

California 1950 - A soldier leans out of a train to kiss a woman goodbye. --- click the image to see more "Powerful Vintage Photos of Soldiers Kissing Their Loved Ones" @ My Modern Metropolis. I'm just a sucker for vintage kissing pictures.

The Montgomery Bus Boycott: When Rosa Parks refused on the afternoon of Dec. 1, 1955, to give up her bus seat so that a white man could sit, it is unlikely that she fully realized the forces she had set into motion and the controversy that would soon swirl around her. Rosa Parks booking photo

Rosa Parks,Honoured only years later. Was a civil rights activist who refused to give her seat away to a white passenger on a 'coloured' section of the bus. Her act and the Montgomery bus boycott are important events to the civil rights movement.

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The Myth of Learning Styles Infographic

May 8, 1942. Hayward, CA. Original caption: "Grandfather and grandchildren awaiting evacuation bus. The grandfather conducted a dyeing and cleaning business. The family unit is preserved during the evacuation and at War Relocation Authority centers where evacuees of Japanese ancestry will be housed for the duration" Most of the photographs were taken by WRA photographers for publicity purposes and tend to show people who are smiling or stoic. Captions emphasize humane treatment.

A grandfather and his grand children tagged for internment awaiting an evacuation bus in Hayward, California, May gelatin silver print; courtesy the Bancroft Library, U. Photo by Dorothea Lange.

Bob Adelman  USA. Washington D.C. 1962. Hate speech, the White House.  Image Reference  NYC19218  (ADB1962002W00008/22)  © Bob Adelman/Magnum Photo

Hate speech by the White House, Washington D., A white man holds signs high that read 'Who needs niggers' and 'Back to the trees, boogies.' Photographed by Bob Adelman.

These are the first three women to become physicians. Pictured at the Women’s Medical College of Pennsylvania, snapped at a Dean’s reception, in 1885.

Meet The Three Female Medical Students Who Destroyed Gender Norms A Century Ago

An Indian woman, a Japanese woman, and a Syrian woman, all training to be doctors at Women’s Medical College of Philadelphia (now known as Drexel University College of Medicine).

Cool GIF from Imperial Japan

Cool GIF from Imperial Japan

INCORRECT - This image/Gif can be seen on several pins defending the "ancient giant" theory. - Its actually a clip from a film. Dai-Nipponjin (approximately translated in English as Big Man Japan). In the mockumentary style, the film by Hitoshi Matsumoto

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