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Restlessness at Home - Possible Future Writing?

I feel strange, being at home now. I have been traveling quite a bit in the past month, my life always moving. I went to Michigan first with my little brother, then we traveled all around there. 635 more words

Travel

The Story of the Video of the Famous Flag Raising

Everyone knows the famous photo, shown here. But have you seen the video, or know the story behind it?

When the National Archives investigated the true identity of the flag raisers in Bill Genaust’s footage of the first and second Flag Raisings on Iwo Jima and the iconic photograph by Joe Rosenthal, staffers discovered that the agency never received the original film shot on February 23, 1945. 44 more words

Photographs