Laura Ingalls Wilder as a young girl after The Long Winter (which she called The Hard Winter, but the publishers insisted she change the title because they felt nothing should be presented as "hard" to children. Nice to know PC was prevalent even in the 1930s!)

Laura Ingalls Wilder

The real Laura Ingalls Wilder.Laura Elizabeth Ingalls Wilder was an American author who wrote the Little House series of books based on her childhood in a pioneer family. Laura's daughter, Rose, inspired Laura to write her books.

An unidentified woman who worked at the Four Wheel Drive factory in Clintonville assembling trucks during World War I. She is wearing a special uniform for women workers (c.1918). #vintage #WW1 #homefront

HOME FRONT - WOMEN LABORERS: An unidentified woman who worked at the Four Wheel Drive factory in Clintonville assembling trucks during World War I. She is wearing a special uniform for women workers

Black Cotillion ball Harlem 1940s

Vintage Debutante Ball <--- This is a powerful image! LOVE THIS! Beautiful (This is the life I always envisioned myself living when I was a little girl.

Circa 1850

Antique Photo (Tintype or Daguerreotype) of a Mother and Daughter -- Look how lovingly the mother is gazing at her child.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q7sjUmlgsI8On May 30, 1921 a young black man named Dick Rowland, stumbled into a white woman, while entering an elevator. He was accused of assault, and arrested the next day. Newly rich from oil Tulsa, was a Ku Klux Klan town. Rowland was sentenced to be hanged. The Tulsa Tribune called for a “Negro lynching tonight.”    The white mob was surprised when they were met by several dozen armed black men, dressed  in their World War I uniforms.

The Black Wall Street “ The first of these incidents occurred in Tulsa, Oklahoma, in The Tulsa Race Riot was a large-scale racially motivated conflict on May 31 and June

Hiuaz Kairovna Dospanova (1922-2008), the only female pilot and navigator from Kazakhstan to serve during the Second World War, From May 1942 she served as navigator, and later became the head of communication of the 46th Guards Night Bomber Regiment—commonly referred to as the Night Witches, a nickname they were given by the Germans that they terrorized in their nightly raids.

Hiuaz Kairovna Dospanova the only female pilot and navigator from Kazakhstan to serve during the Second World War. Dospanova made more than 300 combat missions and was seriously injured i.

Flight Nurse Julia Corinne Riley, waiting for another ambulance with her last patient aboard a C-47 transport plane, which ferried the wounded soldiers from the North African battlefields to hospitals in the rear. April 1943 ~

Flight Nurse Julia Corinne Riley, waiting for another ambulance with her last patient aboard a transport plane, which ferried the wounded soldiers from the North African battlefields to hospitals in the rear.

Nurses in south pacific theater

Lieutenant Rita G Hall and several Army nurses behind her wave farewell at Cape Gloucester, New Britain, August South Pacific Theater. US Army Signal Corps, Gift of Donald E. Mittelstaedt from The Digital Collections of the National WWII Museum,

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