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Lena's Postcards #48

Postmark:
Denver, Colorado, December 22, 1917, 5:30 PM

Addressed to:
Mrs. John Hackleman
Connersville
Indiana
R.R. no. 2

Message:
12-22-17
Dear Sister Lena & John, 92 more words

Genealogy

UNCLE SAM IS DEAD

Summary:

Both a famous and infamous embodiment of American values – specifically the idea that America ‘has a special mission in the world’[1] 966 more words

20th Century History

Madame Kokovtseva

Another heroin of the First World War for this post. Let’s present a Russian one: Madame Kokovtseva. Even she’s presented in the picture below (published on the… 69 more words

1917

Lena's Postcards #47

Postmark:
Marion, Indiana, December 21, 1917, 11 AM
Addressed to: Mrs. Lena Hackleman
R.R. near Harrisburg
Connersville
Ind.

Message:
Dear Lena: –
I am still tasting that delicious ham you send me this Summer by Mother. 107 more words

Genealogy

French-African soldiers

For this evening, I wanted to share with you these two beautiful portrait of African soldiers of French Army. On the left, a soldier from French Dahomey engaged in a… 22 more words

1918

Our Lady of the Rosary predicted Communism to 3 Kids in Fatima, Portugal in 1917

Dear Blessed Mother – any atheist out there online, who has an ounce of curiosity will have to go an investigate this on their own. I am finally tired at 3:30am. 52 more words

Catholic

The Italian "carré militaire" of Guillotière cemetery, Lyon (part 1)

Thanks to an unplanned journey in France during the last week-end, I had the opportunity to visit Guillotière cemetery in Lyon (France), I know that about 68 Italian soldiers were buried there. 151 more words

1918