This #amazing photo was taken in 1918. It is a photo of 18,000 men preparing for war at Camp Dodge in Des Moines, Iowa…

This #amazing photo was taken in 1918. It is a photo of 18,000 men preparing for war at Camp Dodge in Des Moines, Iowa…

Marshalltown, Iowa, U.S.W., Soldiers, Troop Train, Troops, Depot, Station, Railroad, WWII by photolibrarian, via Flickr. Postmarked June 7, 1945.  "Had a short layover here Tues. evening. Had coffee and sandwiches."

Marshalltown, Iowa, U.S.W., Soldiers, Troop Train, Troops, Depot, Station, Railroad, WWII by photolibrarian, via Flickr. Postmarked June 7, 1945. "Had a short layover here Tues. evening. Had coffee and sandwiches."

Same place, different time. This speaks 1,000 words.

Same place, different time.

Seriously impressive!!! Living emblem of the US Marines. Massive WWI Human Sculptures commissioned by the US Government during WWI to raise morale #photography #america #liberty

Massive WWI Human Sculptures

Seriously impressive!!! Living emblem of the US Marines. Massive WWI Human Sculptures commissioned by the US Government during WWI to raise morale #photography #america #liberty

The men who raised the flag on Iwo Jima in Joe Rosenthal's iconic photo from 1945

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The men who raised the flag on Iwo Jima in Joe Rosenthal's iconic photo from 1945

Nancy Wake "the white mouse" the SS most wanted woman and one of the greatest heroines of WW2

Resistance heroine who led 7,000 men against the Nazis

Nancy Wake "the white mouse" the SS most wanted woman and one of the greatest heroines of WW2

A Civil War Soldier used his violin as a diary to record his travels and battles…via americanhistory.

A Civil War Soldier used his violin as a diary to record his travels and battles…via americanhistory.

A Valentine To the World - Solving Hate and Strife with the Sacred

A Valentine To the World - Solving Hate and Strife

A Valentine To the World - Solving Hate and Strife with the Sacred

Jackie Kennedy and Coretta Scott King. One widow consoling another...both husbands lost to senseless acts of violence.

Jackie Kennedy and Coretta Scott King. One widow consoling another...both husbands lost to senseless acts of violence.

Mole and Thomas: The Human US Shield: 30,000 officers and men at Camp Custer, Battle Creek, Michigan, 1918

Mole and Thomas: living pictures formed by thousands of US soldiers

Mole and Thomas: The Human US Shield: 30,000 officers and men at Camp Custer, Battle Creek, Michigan, 1918

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