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adreciclarte: “ by Alfred Eisenstaedt, 1944 ”

Most memorable kisses of all time: V-J Day in Times Square    (Photo: Alfred Eisenstaedt / Time & Life Pictures)

Most memorable kisses of all time

life: “Alfred Eisenstaedt’s photograph of a sailor kissing a woman in Times Square, after news broke of the Japanese surrender in World War II, has lived a storied life since it was taken over 70 years ago. Often called “The Kiss,” it remains the.

Very old car lift in 1931. Amazing!

Vertical parking, This was an “elevator garage” in Chicago, 33 W. It held up to 48 cars. Workers simply drove into the elevator car, parked in their sky-high slots, then walked along the fire escape to their offices.

Maureen Dunlop de Popp, a female pilot who flew Spitfires, Lancasters and Hurricanes during the Second World War, has died aged 91. Dunlop joined the Air Transport Auxiliary (ATA) in 1942 and became one of a small group of female pilots based at White Waltham in Berkshire who were trained to fly 38 types of aircraft between factories and military airfields across the country.

Pioneering female pilot who flew Spitfires during Second World War and became magazine cover girl dies aged 91

Maureen Adele Chase Dunlop de Popp October 1920 – 29 May née Dunlop, was an Anglo-Argentine pilot who flew for the British Air Transport Auxiliary (ATA) during World War II, and became notable as a pin-up on the cover of the Picture Post magazine.

JFK and Jackie O.

What John F. Kennedy Did For Women

Shortly after his acceptance of the Democratic Party endorsement for President: Senator (and future US President) John F. Kennedy and his wife, future First Lady Jacqueline Kennedy, smile and wave from the back of an open-top car.

The Most Powerful Images Of World War I

The Most Powerful Images Of World War I

Friday 1 July 2016 marks the centenary of the beginning of the Battle of the Somme, the biggest conflict seen on the Western Front during World War I. Here are some of the most arresting photos from the war. Contains graphic images.

Ernest Hemingway during World War I

Ernest Hemingway during World War I

Lock-n-load - General George Patton, a wise man with a sharp tongue.

General Patton--A man that my late grandfather, George Wallace Shook, held in highest regard & served under in the army, division, in Germany & France until the war was won.(Pass it on) God bless. LOVE THAT PATTON QUOTE

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Make time to read things you enjoy. Photo: Woman reading on park bench, Central Park, New York, 1957

Collections: How to Collect and Display Interesting Items 2

Collections: How to Collect and Display Interesting Items