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Japanese being moved to internment camps.

Dorothea LANGE :: Japanese being interred waitin for their turn for baggage inspection upon arrival at an assembly center, during WWII - May 1942

This is a REAL ad from the Carter Plantation in Kentucky 1855 to sell Slaves

slave sale poster - Makes me sad that this happened. How can one human think that another can be owned and sold like a piece of furniture.

indypendent-thinking:  Ferry | Mississippi River | 1964

Ferry Mississippi River in 1964 Racial Segregation Black & White Vintage Race History Separation

Presidents of the United States of America. To quote the movie "American President" the presidency has everything to do with character. There are some real characters here.

Home is where your own president doesnt *&^% you over when you are innocent. The Presidents of the United States of America. Reminds me of grade when I had to memorize all of them to pass history class.

Viet Nam- Hippies Hope Shop www.hippieshope.com

Funny pictures about The definition of war. Oh, and cool pics about The definition of war. Also, The definition of war.

Polish woman, fate unknown, who fought in the Warsaw Uprising

Female soldier of the Polish resistance "Home Army" (Armia Krajowa) The Armia Krajowa, or Home Army, was the dominant Polish resistance movement in World War II German-occupied Poland.

April 1945 Death: Franklin Delano Roosevelt, the longest serving president in American history, of a cerebral hemorrhage PM) in Warm Springs, Georgia, three months into his fourth term and less than one month before the surrender of Germany.

West German girls chat with their grandparents in East Germany, separated from them by an early version of the Berlin Wall.

Two little girls in a West German street chat with their grandparents in the window of their home in the eastern zone, separated only by a barbed wire barricade. (Photo by Keystone/Getty Images).

Tina Strobos, famous woman of the Dutch resistance who sheltered more than 100 Jews during the Holocaust, passed away at the age of 91. She risked her own life for total strangers. She found ingenious ways to forge travel documents. She let carpenters build hidden rooms in her own house. She was arrested multiple times and survived all the interrogations. Her house was searched multiple times.   she said, “ I just believed in the sacredness of life.”

Tina Strobos, Dutch student who rescued 100 Jews during the Holocaust, dies at 91

“I never believed in God, but I believed in the sacredness of life.” - Tina Strobos, Dutch student who rescued 100 Jews during the Holocaust, dies at 91

Victoria Woodhull, the first woman to run for President of the United States (and who had great taste in hats). Her running mate, interestingly enough, was Frederick Douglass, the first African-American to run for Vice President.

Victoria Claflin Woodhull, later Victoria Woodhull Martin was an American leader of the woman's suffrage movement. In Woodhull was the first female candidate for President of the United States.

Terry Sawchuk - The face of a hockey goalie before masks became standard game equipment, 1966

By Ralph Morse. Once upon a time, NHL goalies played without masks. In this face belonged to Terry Sawchuk, a goalie for the Toronto Maple Leafs. The scars, tho representative of real ones, were applied by a makeup artist.

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This image shows the segregation of buses in Texas and how black people were told to sit in the back of the bus. The front of the bus were only for white people. In some buses, signs were even placed to let people know where their place was to sit.

Minneapolis women lining up to vote for the first time in a presidential election, 1920” (via MinnPost)

Minneapolis women lining up to vote for the first...

Minneapolis women lining up to vote for the first time in a presidential election, 1920 Women were opposed to slavery. That included their own enslavement.

(12) Tumblr  These are some of the African American women of the 6888th Postal Battalion in WWII.

Members of the Women’s Army Corps (WAC) pose at Camp Shanks, New York, before leaving from New York Port of Embarkation on Feb. The women are with the first contingent of Black American WACs to go overseas for the war effort

Civil War Generals Postcard | Top rows: Union Generals Botto… | Flickr

Generals of The Civil War North and South This was such an interest for my son. We even stopped by Gettysburg on our way to vacation at Virginia Beach from Indiana!

Civil war soldiers carried about 40 pounds while on the march. Canteen for water haversack for food and knapsack for sleeping/personal items. Cap box cartridge box bayonet and musket or rifle were all for fighting.

American Civil war soldiers carried about 40 pounds while on the march. Canteen for water, haversack for food and knapsack for sleeping/personal items. Cap box, cartridge box, bayonet and musket or rifle were all for fighting.

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