Cancelled check in the amount of million dollars for the purchase of Alaska from Russia, issued August For less than 2 cents an acre, the United States acquired nearly square miles.
Dolly Parton+The Queen of Country
vintage photo pumpkin carving: kids and knives
Docked in Southampton. April 1912 - Belfast to Southampton. April 1912 - Departs Southampton for Cherbourg. April 1912 - Arrives in Queenstown and then departs for New York City. The rest is history.
Vintage Pug Dog with Girl Photo
Muse(s) of the day… lavandula: “vlada roslyakova and valya zelyaeva shot by patrick demarchelier for vogue paris ”
Mary Pickford - Silent Film Star and Actress.
RIP Liz Taylor, The Original Black Swan “ (Elizabeth Taylor) ” Ok. So Elizabeth Taylor was never in a production of Swan Lake, but we dig this photo of her dolled up in ballet gear, at almost the same.
Jacqueline Kennedy throwing the bouquet at her wedding to John F. Kennedy in Newport, Rhode Island, photo by Toni Frissell, Sept.
Marilyn Monroe & husband Joe DiMaggio - 1953 - Photo by John Vachon - Note MM is wearing a cast on left foot as a result of an injury on the "River of No Return" shoot in Canada.