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The Choctaw Codetalkers. WW2.

WWI original code talkers from the Choctaw tribe. Nineteen men, during WWI, helped turned the tide of the war. When they decided to implement the program again for WWII, the Navajo tribe was much larger and was able to provide more code talkers

The famous Sedgeford portrait of Pocahontas and her son, Thomas Rolfe, carefully preserved through the centuries, although its travels and whereabouts have been shrouded in mystery

Original Picture of Pocahontas; This famous Sedgeford portrait of Pocahontas & her son, Thomas Rolfe .

Incredible, and still they don't have the right to vote!

Native America's Timeline, the last one about living anywhere they would like is alittle misleading since most stay on the reservations or nations for health care, family, lack of money to go anywhere else, many different reasons that the families are sti

Viet Nam- Hippies Hope Shop www.hippieshope.com

Funny pictures about The definition of war. Oh, and cool pics about The definition of war. Also, The definition of war.

a soldier shares candy with German children during WWII

My dad saved his chocolate bars for the Italian children while he was there in WWII. An American soldier sharing his Christmas package with children somewhere in Italy

This baby girl, Zintkala Nuni (Little Lost Bird), was found on the battlefield after the massacre of Wounded Knee; she is being held by General L. W. Colby of the Nebraska State Troops, 1890.

Generaal L. Colby Nebraska State Troops 1890 This baby girl, Zintkala Nuni (Little Lost Bird), was found on the battlefield after the massacre of Wounded Knee; she is being held by General L. Colby of the Nebraska State Troops,

The "Polish Schindler": Physician Eugene Lazowski discovered injecting healthy patients with dead bacteria could cause them to test positive for epidemic typhus without experiencing any symptoms. He  a friend worked secretly to inject thousands of Poles , deliberately creating the appearance of an epidemic. Fearful of contagious illness, Nazi's quarantined the villages rather than sending them to concentration camps.

Eugene Lazowski - a Polish medical doctor who saved thousands of Jews during the Holocaust by creating a fake epidemic which played on German phobias about hygiene

Trail of tears era Cherokee Indians being removed from their homes

Trail of Tears - Cherokee family being removed from their home. The Cherokee were forced to March 1700 miles under Army guard to a reservation.

Chief Flying Horse, the older brother of the minor Sitting Bull charged into Captain Henry Jackson's men, knowing full well he would be killed

Hero - Chief Flying Horse, the older brother of the minor Sitting Bull charged into Captain Henry Jackson's men, knowing full well he would be killed but his actions permitted enough time for women and children to get further away.

you must teach your children that the ground beneath their feet is the ashes of our grandfathers. so that they will respect the land, tell your children that the earth is rich with the lives of our kin. teach your children that we have taught our children that the earth is our mother. whatever befalls the earth befalls the sons of earth. if men spit upon the ground, they spit upon themselves. - Chief Seattle

You must teach your children that the ground beneath their feet is the ashes of our grandfathers. So that they will respect the land, tell your children that the earth is rich with the lives of our kin.

Native American Code talkers........  The irony is that most of these Native warriors learned English in government-sponsored Indian schools, designed to rid them of the very languages that eventually saved so many American lives.

medievalpoc: “ lydiber: “ Honoring Choctaw Code Talkers, WWI America’s Original Code Talkers. In not yet citizens of the U., Choctaw members of the American Expeditionary Forces were asked to.

Amazing photo of Mother Teresa as a child! She was the youngest child of Nikola and Drane Bojaxhiu and was originally named 'Agnes Gonxha Bojaxhiu'. Agnes received her first communion at the age of five.

Amazing photo of Mother Teresa as a child! She was the youngest child of Nikola and Drane Bojaxhiu and was originally named 'Agnes Gonxha Bojaxhiu'. Agnes received her first communion at the age of five.a living saint in my time.

Medal of Honor and Croix de Guerre recipient Alvin York photographed with his mother back home in Tennessee, 1919    York received both awards during the 1918 Meuse-Argonne Offensive (or the Battle of Argonne Forest) when he charged a German machine-gun nest own his own, killing 25 Germans and capturing 132 others in two separate forays. A biographical film was produced in 1941, Sergeant York, starring Gary Cooper as York.

“ Medal of Honor and Croix de Guerre recipient Alvin York photographed with his mother back home in Tennessee, 1919 ” York received both awards during the 1918 Meuse-Argonne Offensive (or the Battle of Argonne Forest) when he charged a German.

The first four women signed to the league Via: bss.sfsu.edu

20 Pictures From The All-American Girls Professional Baseball League

All-American Girls Professional Baseball League - established as many men's minor league teams were disbanded due to the war.Hmm, and I was told you couldn't play sports in a skirt.

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