Every now and then, a story comes forward from within the museum’s collection that astounds us. For a long time the identity of the young woman depicted in this World War II propaganda poster was a mystery. 736 more words
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Phenomena such as the Mafia have been more common throughout human history than one may think. They have appeared in different times and places and on different scales, throughout the history and the world, and continue to exist now, as you read this. 1,341 more words
Grab a hankie. It’s a tear jerker.
1st Lt. Billie D. Harris, a fighter pilot, KIA over German occupied France.
God bless our American heroes alive and passed. 32 more words
Convoy now :- Queen Elizabeth, Queen Mary, Ile de France with Aust. 275 more words
Since entering adulthood, I’ve been wondering this. I really want someone to tell me why it is that I’m either falling back or springing forward. Think about this for a minute: have you ever been told, “X reason, is why we set our clocks differently.” I certainly haven’t. 412 more words
The story behind THE TAIL GUNNER novel, based on the WWII experiences and collection of Keith B. Lile
March 9, 2014 — One of the mouse-chewed letters in Dad’s collection was from my Uncle Wendell written while Wendell was living in Puyallup, Washington going to high school. 523 more words