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Dos soldados estadounidenses tratan de consolar a una niña herida con un cachorro. [Segunda Guerra Mundial, 1944].

42 emocionantes momentos en que la compasión humana venció a la violencia

American soldiers comfort a little girl and her puppy after the invasion of Normandy. Colleville-sur-Mer, Note the look on the girls face and the concern of the GI's

1918 ~ American soldiers paying tribute to all the horses that lost their life in World War I.

Camp Cody, New Mexico, 650 officers and enlisted men of the Auxiliary Remount Depot No a cavalry unit, created this human horse head in tribute to the horses lost in WWI.

"Any girl who has flown at all grows used to the prejudice of most men pilots who will trot out any number of reasons why women can't possibly be good pilots. . . . The only way to show the disbelievers, the snickering hangar pilots, is to show them."  - Cornelia Fort, WAFS

Photographer Spotlight: Peter Stackpole

“A pilot of the U. Women’s Air Force Service at Avenger Field, Texas, in by Peter Stackpole (via LIFE) Happy Women's History Month!

Winston Churchill , 1895

Winston Churchill as a young officer circa 1895 .nobody told me Winston Churchill was a Beatle!

Labeled as "Great shot of WWII action, the bravery of American soldiers and the love of their fellow soldiers" It's not real. ➡ This comes from the mind of Mark Hogancamp. After being brutally attacked then lacking funds for conventional rehabilitation, built a Nazi-besieged, World War II era town in his backyard at 1/6 scale and resurrected his childhood love for action figures & creates photographic stories of its intrigues.

Miniature Town Brings Its Creator a New Life

Iconic photograph from WWII. American soldier carrying a wounded comrade to safety, while the wounded soldier provides covering fire. Never leave a fellow soldier behind.

Soldier shares a banana with a goat during the battle of Saipan, ca. 1944

Instead of Thousand Words: Best Historic Black and White Photos of All Time

WW II Battle of Saipan - Marine First Sergeant Neil I. Shober of Fort Wayne, Indiana, shares the spoils of war bananas with a native goat, 1944

Ok, who is this, you'll never guess      anyway, this is Hermann Rorschach [look like Pitt?] Swiss Freudian psychiatrist, developed the Inkblot test, imagine him in present day, would make a great movie, hint hint Hollywood

Hermann Rorschach 1884 – 1922 Swiss psychiatrist and psychoanalyst, who developed the Rorschach inkblot test designed to reflect unconscious parts of the personality that "project" onto the stimuli.

Linda Lawson wearing the Atomic Bomb Crown in 1955. - Vegas

50 Surprising Photos From The Past That Show How Different Life Used To Be: The winner of the 1950 "Miss Atomic Bomb" Pageant

Elvin Harley of Kalamazoo, Michigan, of the 3rd Armored Division, gets a peck on the cheek from a little French girl while listening to the 9th Armored Division Band near Aboncourt in northeastern France near the Belgium border on February 14, 1945.

Thank you kiss. Elvin Harley of Kalamazoo, Michigan, of the Armored Division, gets a kiss on the cheek from a little French girl while listening to the Armored Division Band near Aboncourt in northeastern France near the Belgium border on February

Dorothy Day with her prison dress. On November 1917 Day went to prison for being one of forty women in front of the White House protesting women's exclusion from the electorate. Arriving at a rural workhouse, the women were roughly handled. The women responded with a hunger strike. Finally they were freed by presidential order.

Dorothy Day with her prison dress. On November 1917 Day went to prison for being one of forty women in front of the White House protesting women's exclusion from the electorate.<- Dorothy Day has always been a hero of mine.

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A young German soldier. Most likely a member of the SS Panzer Division "Hitlerjugend" which sustained casualties during the Normandy ~ the sweet lads of the Hitlerjugend division also executed around 156 Canadian soldiers after capturing them.

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US Soldiers talking to the only French girl left in Cerisy la Salle France After the allied invasion of Normandy July 25 1944

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.

Executed 17 yo Yugoslavian girl, WW2, shot German soldiers. Told she could live by giving up co- conspirators names, she chose hanging, a war hero.

Lepa Svetozara Radić Executed as a partisan for shooting at German soldiers. She refused to reveal her comrades and was named the youngest winner of the Order of the People's Hero of Yugoslavia in

One of my favorite Pulitzer Prize Winning photographs :)

1958 Pulitzer Prize-winning photo: 'Faith and Confidence', showing a policeman patiently reasoning with a two-year-old boy trying to cross the street during a parade (photo by William C. Beall of 'Washington [DC] Daily News')

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