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OPIUM TO THE PUBLIC: Officials publicly burn confiscated opium from dens in the San Francisco's Chinatown, 1919.

WW I - TRAINING: Exercises, Naval Militia Camp, Somersville, New York. Committee on Public Information., ca. 1917 - ca. 1918

A picture found in a Dutch article in a late 50's magazine, about women wearing trousers. A summary of the text: "Imagine the summer of 1905. At the races at Auteuil (near Paris) a woman appeared wearing trousers in public for the first time. Her name is unknown, but this is a picture of her. Police men had to protect her against the curiosity and outrage of the crowd. The incident dominated the newspapers for days on end. It wasn't until the 1920's that women wearing trousers reappeared...

PUBLIC HEALTH: Illustration from the July 1918 issue of North Carolina's Health Bulletin (p.24): Symptoms of tuberculosis: Be examined if you have one or more of these.

September 6, 1944 - crowds of French patriots lined the Champs Elysees to view Allied troops, tanks and half tracks pass through the Arc du Triomphe after Paris was liberated on August 25, 1944.

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Bayard Rustin: The Man Homophobia Almost Erased From History

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