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Stan wojenny w Polsce, 13.12.1981 r. (fot. J. Żołnierkiewicz/Wikimedia Commons/public domain)

Po lewej stewardesy w letnich mundurach, lot do Egiptu, rok 1974 (fot. archiwum prywatne Małgorzaty Nowotnik). Po prawej Okęcie w roku 1955 (fot. nac.gov.pl)

Statue of Liberty's head on exhibit at the Paris World's Fair (1878) • photo: Albert Fernique via New York Public Library on Flickr

On the 23th of August 1989 two million people across Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania joined hands, creating a human chain, to protest peacefully against the Soviet occupation.

African American fire fighters stationed at Hose Company No. 4, Los Angeles, CA. Source: African American Firefighter Museum Vintage African American photography courtesy of Black History Album, The Way We Were. Follow Us On Twitter @blackhistoryalb

Getting squeaky clean. #mother #baby #child #bath #vintage #homemaker #housewife #mom #cute

A forgotten profession: In the days before alarm clocks were widely affordable, people like Mary Smith of Brenton Street were employed to rouse sleeping people in the early hours of the morning. They were commonly known as ‘knocker-ups’ or ‘knocker-uppers’. Mrs. Smith was paid sixpence a week to shoot dried peas at market workers’ windows in Limehouse Fields, London. Photograph from Philip Davies’ Lost London: 1870-1945.

George Stinney ~ He was 14 yrs. 6mos. and 5 days old, the youngest person executed (electric chair) in the United States in the 20th Century ~ S. Carolina ~ Worth reading.......