1944: John Farnsworth covered in kisses by famous pinups and actresses (L to R : Lynne Baggett , Dolores Moran , Barbara Hale ,Ginger Rogers, Gloria DeHaven , Chilli Williams and Jinx Falkenburg).
September 11 Timeline: Key Events From 9/11
40 Of The Most Powerful Photographs Ever Taken
Iconic photograph: "Wait For Me Daddy," by Claude P. Dettloff, October 1, 1940: A line of soldiers march in British Columbia on their way to a waiting train as five-year-old Whitey Bernard tugs away from his mother's hand to reach out for his father. (H/t Jodi P) Via: vancouverhistory.ca
"C'est la vie"
loveee....American Sailor Kissing a Nurse V-J Day in Times Square,August 14, 1945, Photographer Alfred Eisenstaedt for Life magazine
The Miracle Of Insulin
Hospital ward w/ children dying from diabetic keto-acidosis. Scientists went bed to bed injecting the newly discovered insulin and one by one the children awoke from near death. 1922
The suit and hat worn by Lincoln on the night of his assassination ca. 1890
Dust bowl life. Interesting fact: when the flour companies learned that the poor in the dust bowl were sewing flour bags together to make dresses and other clothing for the children, they began selling their flour in different decorative bags with flowers and such things printed on them so that the "clothing" made would be a bit more attractive and fun. And the little girls really appreciated that. It's the little things....
An extremely rare photograph of President Abraham Lincoln taken during his brief yet memorable stint as a paranormal investigator and eliminator circa 1864.