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.

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.

Robert McGee was scalped at age 13 while on the Santa Fe trail in a wagon train near Larned, KS...the rest of his group was slaughtered...this photo was taken 25 years later... unbelievable...

Robert McGee was scalped at age 13 while on the Santa Fe trail in a wagon train near Larned, KS...the rest of his group was slaughtered...this photo was taken 25 years later... unbelievable...

In 1934, the "Indian New Deal" caused Native American's to be forced to give up their land- the land and resources they utilized for many years to create their clothing, food, shelter, and signature tribal characteristics.

In 1934, the "Indian New Deal" caused Native American's to be forced to give up their land- the land and resources they utilized for many years to create their clothing, food, shelter, and signature tribal characteristics.

I really want this print. Love it.  http://www.monroegallery.com/photographers/detail/id/1168

I really want this print. Love it. http://www.monroegallery.com/photographers/detail/id/1168

Phoebe Ann Oakley Mozee (1860-1926). Annie Oakley went into servitude at age 6 because her mother was too poor to keep her at home.  She met physical & mental abuse to earn her keep.  By 16, her shooting skills were used to earn money to support her widowed mother and siblings and the rest is history.  Annie Oakley, 1922, with a gun Buffalo Bill gave her.

Phoebe Ann Oakley Mozee (1860-1926). Annie Oakley went into servitude at age 6 because her mother was too poor to keep her at home. She met physical & mental abuse to earn her keep. By 16, her shooting skills were used to earn money to support her widowed mother and siblings and the rest is history. Annie Oakley, 1922, with a gun Buffalo Bill gave her.

Josephine Baker tried to combat racism by adopting 12 children of different ethnicities from around the world.   holds in her arms her 10th adopted child, a boy from Venezuela, as another of her adopted children looks on. 1959. age 53 #actor

Josephine Baker tried to combat racism by adopting 12 children of different ethnicities from around the world. holds in her arms her 10th adopted child, a boy from Venezuela, as another of her adopted children looks on. 1959. age 53 #actor

"When a man hits a target they call him a marksman. When I hit a target, they call it a trick. Never did like that much." - Annie Oakley

"When a man hits a target they call him a marksman. When I hit a target, they call it a trick. Never did like that much." - Annie Oakley

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