Annie Oakley, with a gun Buffalo Bill gave her, 1922

Annie Oakley & Frank Butler: married in 1876 for 50 years. When she died he quit eating and died 18 days later.

Annie Oakley. Put 6 holes in a playing card with a .22 from 90ft away. Watch out

A rare image of Annie Oakley. Why rare? . . . In this beautiful photograph of Annie she's is not holding a gun!

Annie Oakley - ...

This is a wonderful photograph of two American Legends . . . Buffalo Bill Cody, and Chief Sitting Bull. The picture was taken in 1885.

Shrek was based on a real man, named Maurice Tillet, pictured above. He was a wrestler who had a condition called acromegaly, colloquially known as gigantism. Tillet died in 1954. Some people believe Abraham Lincoln had the same condition.

Two ladies making an elegant “snow Lady”!!! 1891

This is the last photograph of Buffalo Bill Cody, taken outside his doctor’s office, in Glenwood Springs, Colorado, seven days before he died of kidney failure in Denver on January 10, 1917. - Courtesy Cowan's Auctions -

Let's Stick to our Guns! #vintage #wwii

ANNIE OAKLEY - born Phoebe Ann Moses in Ohio in 1860. Sharpshooter

Julia Child was an American spy during WWII for the Office of Strategic Services (precursor to CIA). #WWII #History. Nevertheless, she became a top secret researcher for the director of the OSS, the legendary William "Wild Bill" Donovan. And, later, she worked to reduce the threat of U-boats, the deadly Nazi submarines. Who would have guessed?

Rarely seen photo of Lincoln (possibly by Preston Butler) made in May 1860, just after Lincoln clinched the nomination.

this photo is the atomic bomb

Great Depression - The mother in a family of nine holds her baby. The family lives in a field on U.S. Route 70 in Tennesee.

1922 - Women in Chicago being arrested for wearing one-piece bathing suits and showing a little leg.

Amelia Earhart at sixteen, St. Paul Schools, Minnesota, 1914. (Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe Institute, Harvard University)

Amelia Earhart

MOONSHINERS (Marvin “Popcorn” Sutton was the embodiment of moonshiners of long ago, in Cocke County, Tennessee, identified as 1 of 4 “moonshine capitals of the world” producing “Mountain Spirits,” Mr. Sutton learned the family trade from his father, wasn’t illegal until after the Civil War)

Posters Signs, Bill O'Brien, Buffalo Bill S, Wood Signs, Bill S Wild, Buffalo Bills

Teenage Bill Clinton meets JFK, 1963