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Schip uit de Tweede Wereldoorlog

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People sitting on curb among confetti and paper after celebrating the end of WWII in NYC on August 14, 1945.

People sit on the curb amongst the confetti, tickertape and paper from the parade celebrating the end of WWII in NYC on VJ Day. August Victory over Japan * VJ '

July 1936. "Many fruit tramps live in tents like these. Yakima, Washington." Slang for the itinerant agricultural workers, many of them Dust Bowl refugees, who picked apples, pears and cherries in the Pacific Northwest. Photo by Arthur Rothstein for the Resettlement Administration.

THE DEPRESSION - Many "fruit tramps" live in tents like these. (PHOTO: Arthur Rothstein for the Resettlement Administration.) "FRUIT TRAMP - Slang for the itinerant agricultural workers, many of them Dust Bowl refugees.

August Landmesser, Hamburg shipyard worker who refused to make Nazi salute - photo links to story

A Picture Of Defiance Resurfaces: Shipyard Worker Who Refused To Give Nazi Salute

August Landmesser was a worker at the Blohm + Voss shipyard in Hamburg, Germany, best known for his appearance in a photograph refusing to perform the Nazi salute at the launch of the naval training vessel Horst Wessel on 13 June 1936

Final da 2ª Guerra Mundial. A espionagem e a constante vigilância eram aceitos em prol de descobrir o que o inimigo planejava.

On the night of the October 1941 several bombs hit in the area of Trafalgar Square, the National Gallery was hit and what may have been a bomb from the same stick of bombs hit the roadway above Trafalgar Square Underground Station.

Women riveters working on bombers at the Chrysler Corporations De Soto Bomber Plant in Detroit, MI/1942.

Women riveters working on bombers at the Chrysler Corporations De Soto Bomber Plant in Detroit, MI, 1942

A German MARDER III, destroyed near Tunis.

28 Stunning Images of German Tanks Knocked Out, Abandoned and Captured in Tunisa!

Millie and Christine McCoy (1851-1912) were conjoined twins born into slavery.  They and their mother were sold to a showman, Joseph Smith.  Smith and his wife educated the girls; they eventually could speak five languages, dance, play music, and sing.  They were known as 'The Two Headed Nightingale'.  In the 1880s they retired and purchased a small farm.  Millie died of tuberculosis at age 61, with Christine following hours later.  They remain one of the oldest-lived set of conjoined twins.

Millie and Christine McCoy were conjoined twins born into slavery. They and were sold to a showman.

Nazi bone-crushing machine used to grind human bones in order to obtain fertilizer in the Janowska concentration camp. August 1944.  — US Holocaust Memorial Museum

I've seen a lot of WWII images. -- Nazi bone-crushing machine used to grind human bones in order to obtain fertilizer in the Janowska concentration camp. August — US Holocaust Memorial Museum

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