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Skeeters Branch Newsies: 11 a. Monday, May "Newsies at Skeeter’s Branch, Jefferson near Franklin, St." Photo by Lewis Wickes Hine.

Young Mother Teresa

Agnes Gonxha Bojaxhiu, who became Mother Teresa Amazing photo of Mother Teresa as a girl. She was the youngest child of Nikola and Drane Bojaxhiu and was originally named 'Agnes Gonxha Bojaxhiu'. Agnes received her first communion at the age of five.

Oyster shuckers in South Carolina Josie 6, Bertha 10 and Sophie 6. 1909

Josie and Bertha, six years old, and Sophie all shucked oysters regularly at the Maggioni Canning Co. in Port Royal, South Carolina, Child labor laws were lax at that time. Photo by Lewis Hine.

/tcc/  pinch those cheeks.

Rare to see such a funny expression in a picture from the Cute. I think the reason old photos are so creepy is because no one had expressions. Expressions just make the photos more relatable.

A world's record 384-pound black sea bass caught by Franklin Schenck of Brooklyn with rod and reel off Catalina Island, California, on August 17, 1900.

World's Record 384 pound black sea bass caught by Franklin Schenck of Brooklyn with rod and reel off Catalina Island, California on August

Ставим цели - добиваемся их!

Women were reviled, kicked, beaten, ostracized and battled so women could vote. Don't disrespect their sacrifice by not exercising your vote -- every time you have the chance. -- "An American suffragette proclaiming 'Women! Use your vote,' circa "

British Paintings: Childhood And Child Labour In The British Industrial Revolution

Britain's child slaves: They started at lived off acorns and had nails put through their ears for shoddy work. - Childhood and Child Labour in The British Industrial Revolution by Professor Jane Humphries

In 1967, Kathrine Switzer was the first woman to run the Boston marathon. After realizing that a woman was running, race organizer Jock Semple went after Switzer shouting, “Get the hell out of my race and give me those numbers.” However, Switzer’s boyfriend and other male runners provided a protective shield during the entire marathon. The photographs taken of the incident made world headlines, and Kathrine later won the NYC marathon with a time of 3:07:29.

In Kathrine Switzer was the first woman to run the Boston marathon. After realizing that a woman was running, race organizer Jock Semple went after Switzer shouting, “Get the hell out of my race and give me those numbers.

Chatter Busy: Ava Gardner Quotes

AVA GARDNER : “I was crushed by her extraordinary beauty. After seeing Ava, other stars were no longer of interest to me.

I was a child in the 1960s in the US during the Vietnam (American) War. I was 10 in 1968. My only knowledge of the war was bloody battles shown on the 6 O’Clock news. Dinner time. We would eat dinn…

What was it Like to be a Child in 1968 Vietnam

This image shows an American soldier risking his life to save two Vietnamese children during a fight. This is bravery. A man risking his life to save the enemy's children Only The American Soldier Would Do This !

Black doctors treating an injured KKK member.

African American doctors and nurses attempting to save the life of a Klu Klux Klan member. This photo leaves me speechless.this is what respect for life is; this is what grace is.

From Politics with Jarred and Dave....are we doomed to repeat the mistakes of our pasts?

Coal miners crammed into a coal mine elevator, coming up after a hard day of work. Not the greatest working conditions :-/

4 June 1962. Navy chaplain Luis Padillo was walking around giving last rites to dying soldiers as sniper fire surrounded him. A wounded soldier pulled himself up by clinging to the priest’s cassock, as bullets chewed up the concrete around them.

Navy chaplain Luis Padillo gives last rites to a soldier wounded by sniper fire during a revolt in Venezuela. (Héctor Rondón Lovera) 40 Of The Most Powerful Photographs Ever Taken

Lady in trousers: a disgrace! | Flickr - Photo Sharing!

A woman wore trousers in public for the first time, near Paris, summer of at the races in Auteuil. Her name is unknown, but this is a picture of her. Police men had to protect her against the curiosity and outrage of the crowd.

 The real life Christopher Robin and Winnie the Pooh (1928).  Christopher Robin Milne was the son of author A.A. Milne who based the Winnie the Pooh book series on Christopher’s stuffed bear.

 The real life Christopher Robin and Winnie the Pooh Christopher Robin Milne was the son of author A. Milne who based the Winnie the Pooh book series on Christopher’s stuffed bear.

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