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Picturesque America

or, The Land We Live in

Volume 1 of 2

Bryant, William Cullent (editor). New York, 1872. Steel and wood engravings. Decorated leather and cloth. 468 pp. 86 more words

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In Christianity the Past and the Future Go Together

“Christianity is a religion founded on the facts of history, so the past is an essential component. Without God’s mighty words and works in the past, we would have no present or future worth speaking of.” -David Murray, The Happy Christian

The Battle of Los Angeles

The Battle of Los Angeles, also known as The Great Los Angeles Air Raid, is the name given by contemporary sources to the rumored enemy attack and subsequent anti-aircraft artillery barrage which took place from late 24 February to early 25 February 1942 over Los Angeles, CaliforniaThe incident occurred less than three months after the United States entered World War II as a result of the Japanese Imperial Navy’s attack on Pearl Harbor, and one day after the bombardment of Ellwood on 23 February. 721 more words

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My dad in the Sahara desert 1972, filming the longest total eclipse of the sun for the next 250 years.

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Desmond Doss the first conscientious objector to receive a Medal of Honor for his actions at Hacksaw Ridge in 1945 [x-post from r/colorizedhistory]

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19 year old Jimi Hendrix jamming with an Army buddy, 1961

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Alice Cooper wearing a Charlie Chaplin t-shirt circa 1975

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