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Battery Co 1919

Here are two excellent photos from 1919 depicting the old service station (no longer there, of cours

Nicodemus KS. A Black township with churches, hotels, banks etc., formed in 1877

All-black towns across America: Life was hard but full of promise

Nicodemus, Kansas is the only remaining western community established by African Americans after the Civil War.

Crew members taking care of the dog's on the Titanic.

Discover Dogs of the Titanic in Chester, Pennsylvania: The canine companions that got seats on the lifeboats, and those that went down with the ship.

Eva Kor is a Holocaust survivor and victim of Dr. Josef Mengele’s medical experiments on twins at Auschwitz. Mengele was given the name “Angel of Death,” because of his position as a SS physician in charge of selecting which new prisoners of the camp would be killed or selected for forced labor. Kor and her sister launched a search for other twins who survived Mengele’s experiments and located 122 individual survivors. She founded C.A.N.D.L.E.S. #Holocaust museum in Indiana.

Eva Kor is a Holocaust survivor and victim of Dr. Josef Mengele’s medical experiments on twins at Auschwitz. Her story is an inspiring look at how forgiving heals the soul.

A prisoners pendant, with the number 1157 inside a Star of David.

A prisoners pendant, with the number 1157 inside a Star of David.

The front page of the April 16, 1912 evening edition of the Boston Globe, detailing the Titanic disaster, was among a collection of newspapers put up for auction by Bonhams during their Titanic: 100 Years of Fact and Fiction auction. Picture: AP #It'sAllInThePast

The front page of the April 16, 1912 evening edition of the Boston Globe, detailing the Titanic disaster, was among a collection of newspapers put up for auction by Bonhams during their Titanic: 100 Years of Fact and Fiction auction. Picture: AP #It'sAllInThePast

In 1956 the last surviving person who was in Ford's Theatre the night of the assassination passed away. His name was Samuel J. Seymour. He was 96 years old when he died. He lived in Arlington, Virginia. At age 5 his godmother, Mrs. George S. Goldsborough, had taken him to see Our American Cousin. The two sat in the balcony on the side opposite Lincoln's box.

In 1956 the last surviving person who was in Ford's Theatre the night of the…

The only photograph of Abraham Lincoln in death: Jeremiah Gurney, Jr.took the photo on April 24, 1865, as President Lincoln lay in state in City Hall in New York

The photo of Lincoln lying in an open coffin is the only one that exists. It was taken by photographer Jeremiah Gurney, Jr., on April as the president’s body lay in state in City Hall in New York. It was immediately confiscated by Secretary.

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Car crash wreck in Washington at Massachusetts Auto with license plate number 26 ! How could you crash? There were like fifty cars in the whole town in 1917 !

Mary and Molly Bell were two young women from Virginia who disguised themselves as men and fought in the American Civil War for the Confederacy. The pair successfully managed to keep their true gender hidden from fellow soldiers and the military for two years while fighting in several major battles.

*MARY & MOLLY BELL ~ were two young women from Pulaski County, Virginia[ who disguised themselves as men and fought in the Civil War for the Confederacy for two years.

“ The owner of this dress, 13-year-old Tauba Szmukler, was deported with her mother from the Drancy camp in France on February 11, 1943. She died in the Auschwitz killing center in...

The owner of this dress, Tauba Szmukler, was deported with her mother from the Drancy camp in France on February She died in the Auschwitz killing center in occupied Poland.

the Holy Moses Saloon in Creede Colorado  1890

The Holy Moses Saloon in Mineral County, Colorado, Although the rough-and-ready saloons of the Old West may be gone, their spirit lives on in taverns and bars all around the United States

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