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Will "Cannonball" Jackman, pictured wearing a uniform identical to the one MTS is currently working on. Photo courtesy of The Cannonball Foundation website.

By Sarah Berlinger Being the sports enthusiasts that we are, MTS was delighted to recently receive a collection of baseball memorabilia from the Museum of African American History in Boston.

李鸿章(1823-1901),安徽合肥人,本名章桐,字渐甫,号少荃。淮军创始人和统帅、洋务运动的主要倡导者之一。1870年8月同治九年),被任命为直隶总督(后兼北洋大臣)。1894年甲午战败。1895年李鸿章被任命为全权大臣赴日议和。在与日签定了赔款2亿5千万两白银并割让辽东半岛及台湾澎湖的马关条约之后,被解除了位居25年之久的直隶总督。

李鸿章(1823-1901),安徽合肥人,本名章桐,字渐甫,号少荃。淮军创始人和统帅、洋务运动的主要倡导者之一。1870年8月同治九年),被任命为直隶总督(后兼北洋大臣)。1894年甲午战败。1895年李鸿章被任命为全权大臣赴日议和。在与日签定了赔款2亿5千万两白银并割让辽东半岛及台湾澎湖的马关条约之后,被解除了位居25年之久的直隶总督。

This is from the USAFA Stalag Luft III website. It is a capture of an allied officer before his interrogation, and then off to Stalag Luft III.

POW airmen flying and held in Europes Stalag Luft during WWII.

Professor Edward Hitchcock Returning from a Journey  ca. 1838  Painting  oil on canvas mounted on board

Professor Edward Hitchcock Returning from a Journey ca. 1838 Painting oil on canvas mounted on board

ha, my poor husband is always on the cross because I refuse to allow any video games in the house

I am against video games. We do not allow these in our house and our kids can't play them at their friends' houses. Outdoor play is the best. Use your imagination, muscles and fight childhood obesity.

Portrait of Marie Caroline Silvester by James O. Mahoney, 1935

Portrait of Marie Caroline Silvester by James O.

Don's Great Escape t-shirt with the license plate from his last car.

Don's Great Escape t-shirt with the license plate from his last car.

Lunchtime entertainment in a war workers' canteen - a view of the audience.

An audience enjoys some light lunchtime entertainment in a war workers' canteen during the height of Luftwaffe's blitz.

A historic newspaper photo of Jackman, possibly taken in 1971 when he was honored by the city of Boston with "Will Jackman Day."

A historic newspaper photo of Jackman, possibly taken in 1971 when he was honored by the city of Boston with "Will Jackman Day.

After a very long wait, Don got home to his parents, Amelia and Ralph Phillips, who had been waiting so long. Don's third most memorable event of his entire experience is being greeted by his parents at the end of that very long road. His mother is wearing his navigator wings.

After a very long wait, Don got home to his parents, Amelia and Ralph Phillips, who had been waiting so long. Don's third most memorable event of his entire experience is being greeted by his parents at the end of that very long road. His mother is wearing his navigator wings.

For four days, the POWs were packed in these train cars before arriving at Moosburg. From the Stalag Luft III website, "They were so crowded that they could not all sit or lie down at the same time."

For four days, the POWs were packed in these train cars before arriving at Moosburg. From the Stalag Luft III website, "They were so crowded that they could not all sit or lie down at the same time." Horrible things described by Papa Tom.

This is a sketch of Don Phillips made by a fellow POW at Stalag Luft III. It is dated Jan. 3, 1944. It is the one piece of paper carried by Don during the entire Forced March. He wrote on the back of it where they ended up each day, until arrival at Stalag VIIA, Moosburg, Germany.

This is a sketch of Don Phillips made by a fellow POW at Stalag Luft III. It is dated Jan. 3, 1944. It is the one piece of paper carried by Don during the entire Forced March. He wrote on the back of it where they ended up each day, until arrival at Stalag VIIA, Moosburg, Germany.

I love Lucy!

Do you poop out at parties? Are you unpopular? Do you pop out at parties? Ahh probably my favorite I Love Lucy episode ever!

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