Katharine Hepburn knitting

Katherine Hepburn knitting: She's my favourite film star of all time. Knitting is my favourite past time. of all time.

ex-slave with a long memory, alabama, 1938 • dorothea lange

Ex-Slave with Long Memory (Lange, Dorothea. Ex-Slave with Long Memory, Alabama. Museum of Modern Art, New York. The Collection.

President Obama + First Lady Michelle Obama

September 2011 Where: With President Barack Obama arriving in New York City to commemorate the tenth anniversary of Photo:Mandel Ngan/AFP/Getty Images The Michelle Obama Look Book - The Cut

Smart, elegant, caring - she was a wonderful gift to the nation - but taken from us far too soon.

jackie kennedy onassis- elegance defined In The Kennedy Style by Letitia Baldrige. During JFK’s Senate years, Jackie was photographed by Orlando Suero as she prepared for a formal dinner party.

i only wish i could revisit the days when the hope of him changing America was still alive along with him.

Alfred Eisenstaedt - Robert Kennedy, campaign manager for John F Kennedy, on the floor during the Democratic National Convention, Los Angeles, CA 1960

Maya Angelou

Life Doesn’t Frighten Me: Maya Angelou’s Courageous Children’s Verses, Illustrated by Basquiat

Maya Angelou: Maya Angelou is arguably the most famous African-American autobiographer and poet in history. Angelou opened up to readers and shared her controversial life stories without shame or censorship.

Kennedy's sailing

Cover of LIFE featuring Sen. John Kennedy & fiance Jacqueline Bouvier sailing on Cape Cod waters during Jackie's summer visit to future in-laws; photo by Hy Peskin. (Photo by Hy Peskin/Life Magazine, Copyright Time Inc.