Jeanette "Jennie" Jerome (1854-1921) was one of three pretty daughters of financier Leonard Jerome and his wife Clara. She married Lord Randolph Churchill, second son of the Duke of Marlborough. She had two children, Winston Churchill, the future prime minister, and John. She had many affairs during her marriage, including with King Edward VII. After her husband died, she married a man as young as her sons, which was very shocking for the time. She subsequently married an even younger man.

Jeanette "Jennie" Jerome (1854-1921) was one of three pretty daughters of financier Leonard Jerome and his wife Clara. She married Lord Randolph Churchill, second son of the Duke of Marlborough. She had two children, Winston Churchill, the future prime minister, and John. She had many affairs during her marriage, including with King Edward VII. After her husband died, she married a man as young as her sons, which was very shocking for the time. She subsequently married an even younger man.

Lillian Russell. A plus size beauty in the late 1800s. She was around 200 lb at the peak of her career. She was considered "The American Beauty."

Lillian Russell. A plus size beauty in the late 1800s. She was around 200 lb at the peak of her career. She was considered "The American Beauty."

Eleanor Roosevelt - The young girl whose mother told her she wasn’t pretty so she would never land a husband. She went on to become a driving influence for good in the mid 1900s. Where would FDR have been without her?

Eleanor Roosevelt - The young girl whose mother told her she wasn’t pretty so she would never land a husband. She went on to become a driving influence for good in the mid 1900s. Where would FDR have been without her?

George S. Patton's Dog, Willie, mourning his best friend on the day of his death.

George S. Patton's Dog, Willie, mourning his best friend on the day of his death.

Jennie Jerome Churchill - c. 1870  ~ Winston Churchill's mother, another mistress of Edward VII when he was Prince of Wales (the royal roving eye has passed down from generation to generation).

Jennie Jerome Churchill - c. 1870 ~ Winston Churchill's mother, another mistress of Edward VII when he was Prince of Wales (the royal roving eye has passed down from generation to generation).

Jack Delano, Washing eggs to be sold at Tri-County Farmers Co-op Market at Du Bois, Pennsylvania on Reitz farm, near Falls Creek, Pennsylvania, August 1940.

Jack Delano, Washing eggs to be sold at Tri-County Farmers Co-op Market at Du Bois, Pennsylvania on Reitz farm, near Falls Creek, Pennsylvania, August 1940.

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