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9/11. Please never forget. Don't ever take your life for granted. It could be over in a second. To this day I still pray for the thousands of families who lost a loved one due to this horrific tragedy. There lives may be lost but your memories will live on forever. Rest in Peace

9/11. Please never forget. Don't ever take your life for granted. It could be over in a second. To this day I still pray for the thousands of families who lost a loved one due to this horrific tragedy. There lives may be lost but your memories will live on forever. Rest in Peace

Mary Ellen Wilson, or, sometimes, Mary Ellen McCormack, born in 1864 and died in 1956. She was an American child whose severe case of child abuse at age 8 by her foster parents, Francis and Mary Connolly, led to the creation of the New York Society Prevention of Child Abuse and Cruelty to Children.

Mary Ellen Wilson or sometimes Mary Ellen McCormack was an American whose case of child abuse led to the creation of the New York Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children. - Severely abused by her foster parents, Francis and Mary Connolly.

the 'human wormhole'. Human wormholes bridge the gap between the distance past and the present day. The last living person to see Lincolns assasination IS such one of these human wormholes.

An eyewitness to President Lincoln's assassination appeared on television in 1956

Lincoln Assassination Eyewitness (Feb on "I've Got a Secret". He was 5 years old and at Ford's Theater when he saw John Wilkes Booth jump from the balcony to the stage, and 96 years old when he appeared on this television program. Very interesting!

These ads aren't real but they'd be so cool if the Smithsonian used them. Boost new membership/audience

Historically HARDCORE

Smithsonian: Historically Hardcore History is so much more bad ass than us

The White Death.....I want to be equally as badass....

Funny pictures about The most badass sniper in history. Oh, and cool pics about The most badass sniper in history. Also, The most badass sniper in history.

Watch World War II Rage Across Europe in a 7 Minute Time-Lapse Film: Every Day From 1939 to 1945

Like World War II History? Then You’ll Probably Appreciate This ‘War in Europe’ Time-Lapse Video

Then and Now: Poland's Tragic WWII History - This World Rocks

Then and Now: Poland's Tragic WWII History - This World Rocks

Sarah Rector, born into the Creek Indian Nation, received a land allotment from the U.S. government. Turns out that piece of property was rich with crude oil, making Rector an instant millionaire when she was still just a child and a local celebrity in her Kansas City, Miss., community. Aside from being the object of many a suitor’s attention and a flashy media personality once she retained legal access to her wealth at age 21, she became the second Black female millionairess in the nation.

Sarah Rector, born into the Creek Indian Nation, received a land allotment from the U.S. government. Turns out that piece of property was rich with crude oil, making Rector an instant millionaire when she was still just a child and a local celebrity in her Kansas City, Miss., community. Aside from being the object of many a suitor’s attention and a flashy media personality once she retained legal access to her wealth at age 21, she became the second Black female millionairess in the nation.

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.

Eva Kor is a Holocaust survivor and victim of Dr. Josef Mengele’s medical experiments on twins at Auschwitz. Her story is an inspiring look at how forgiving heals the soul.

Carlisle Indian Industrial School, date unknown I was excited to read in Indian Country Today that the student records of the Carlisle .

What History Didn’t Tell Us about the Nazi “Super Baby” Breeding Program

What History Didn't Tell Us about the Nazi "Super Baby" Breeding Program

A nurse gives children of working mothers UV light treatments if their hair turned brown at a nursery in Berlin, Germany. Probably the most disturbing project the nurses of Nazi Germany assisted in.

indypendenthistory: “Awakening from Keto-acidosis: "The scientists went to a hospital ward with diabetic children, comatose and dying from diabetic keto-acidosis. This is known as one of medicine’s...

Awakening from Keto-acidosis: "The scientists went to a hospital ward with diabetic children, comatose and dying from diabetic keto-acidosis. This is known as one of medicine’s most incredible moments. The scientists went from bed-to-bed and injected.

People stand in line for bread during the Great Depression, NYC, 1930s.

A Bread Line at Sixth Avenue and Street, New York City, during the Great Depression ©CORBIS; Photographer: H. Fechner A long bread line stretches down a New York City street during the Great Depression.

The Lebensborn Program Pt. I: Nazi Program to Breed ‘Master Race’ | Family Court Injustice

The Lebensborn Program Pt. I: Nazi Program to Breed ‘Master Race’

Abraham Lincoln with his family in the White House

This pin is a FAKE picture made to look like a Daguerreotype. This is actually a picture of Wax Statues of the Lincoln family on display at the Abraham Lincoln Presidential Museum & Library.

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