“Migrant Mother,” Dorothea Lange, 1936 For many, Florence Owens Thompson is the face of the Great Depression, thanks to legendary photographer Dorothea Lange. Lange made this photograph while visiting a camp in California in February With this.
Explore The Laura Ingalls Wilder Historic Museum and Home
The Charles Ingalls Family of De Smet South Dakota. Laura Ingalls Wilder is the author of, the "Little House" books.From left to right they are: Mrs. Caroline Quiner Ingalls, Carrie, Laura, Grace and seated are Mr. Ingalls and Mary.
Mary Walker - The only woman ever to win the Congressional Medal of Honor was best known during her life as a feminist, abolitionist, surgeon. and the woman who insisted on wearing pants! Mary Edwards Walker was one of America's first female doctors
Turing Biographer On The True Story Of Genius's Tragic Death
Young Alan Turing - founder of computer science, helped win World War II by decrypting the german coding machine Enigma. After the war he was tried in court for being gay, found guilty, forced to take castration pills, and then driven to commit suicide.
As the nation's union structures crumble, the stage is set for labor unrest similar to what came during the Great Depression. The reason: reduced mechanisms for mediating grievances as income equality grows.
BERLIN - 1936 : Jesse Owens of the USA in action in the mens at the 1936 Summer Olympic Games held in Berlin, Germany. Owens won a total of four gold medals in the Olympics, winning the mens final, final and the long jump competiton as we