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American pacifist James Zwerg after being beaten by a mob in Montgomery, Alabama in 1960 as part of the freedom riders. Zwerg volunteered to leave the bus first upon arriving in Montgomery, knowing he’d bear the brunt of the violent crowd’s aggression. Jackson Mississippi, Black Art, Freedom Riders, Freedom Fighters, Non Plus Ultra, Black Power, Civil Rights Movement, Rosa Parks, Interesting History

Amazing stories should always be told.

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Audie Leon Murphy was the most highly decorated soldier in WWII. Through LIFE magazine's July 1945 issue, he became one the most famous soldiers of World War II and widely regarded as the most decorated American soldier of the war Kings & Queens, The Lone Ranger, American Soldiers, Military History, Military Honors, Military Awards, Military Quotes, Navy Military, Military Service

"Audie Leon Murphy (June 20, 1924 – May 28, 1971) was a highly decorated and famous soldier. Through LIFE magazine's July 16, 1945 issue ("Most Decorated Soldier"/cover photo), he became one the most famous soldiers of World War II and widely regarded as the most decorated American soldier of the war."

+~+~ Vintage Photograph ~+~+ Cabinet photo of a young violinist from New York and a very handsome one at that! +~+~ Vintage Photograph ~+~+ Cabinet photo of a young violinist from New York and a very handsome one at that! Antique Photos, Vintage Pictures, Vintage Photographs, Old Pictures, Vintage Images, Old Photos, Look Vintage, Vintage Beauty, Vintage Men

Violinist, late 1800s. I'm always fascinated by how serious people look in old photographs.

+~+~ Vintage Photograph ~+~+ Cabinet photo of a young violinist from New York and a very handsome one at that! +~+~ Vintage Photograph ~+~+ Cabinet photo of a young violinist from New York and a very handsome one at that! Antique Photos, Vintage Pictures, Vintage Photographs, Old Pictures, Vintage Images, Old Photos, Look Vintage, Vintage Beauty, Vintage Men

Violinist, late 1800s. I'm always fascinated by how serious people look in old photographs.

Edgar Allan Poe poses with Abraham Lincoln in Mathew Brady’s Washington, D. studio- February WAT Edgar Allan Poe poses with Abraham Lincoln in Mathew Brady’s Wash Edgar Allen Poe, Edgar Allan, Allan Poe, American Presidents, American Civil War, American History, Scary Photos, Interesting History, World History

Edgar Allan Poe poses with Abraham Lincoln in Mathew Brady's Washington, D.C. studio [February 4th, 1849]

Frédéric François Chopin was a Polish composer and virtuoso pianist. He is considered one of the greatest Romantic composers. A renowned child-prodigy pianist and composer, he grew up in Warsaw and completed his music education there; moving to Poland in Evgeny Kissin, Today In History, People Of Interest, Music Composers, Famous Faces, Classical Music, Historical Photos, Old Photos, Famous People

Photos of Frédéric Chopin - Find A Grave Memorial

Composer, Pianist. The Romantic movement's Poet of the Piano. Chopin was unique among the world's great composers in writing almost exclusively for that instrument, bringing it to new heights of expressiveness. His harmonic and rhythmic daring, united with unforgettable melodies, had a profound influence on Western...

Roosevelt, Franklin D- the U. president in and was the only president to be elected four times. Unlike his cousing, Teddy Roosevelt, he was a socialite snob, especially in his youth pictured here. Moda Vintage, Vintage Men, American Presidents, American History, Jean Patou, Franklin Delano, La Mode Masculine, Edwardian Fashion, 1920s Fashion Male

Another absolutely excellent view of the late 1910's suits. Removable Club Collars, Derby hat, ticket pocket, pocket watch, this one's got it all! (Is it just me, or does the fellow on the right look a lot like FDR?)

HIroo Onoda, Japanese soldier who spent 27 years fighting WWII after the conflict had ended. He didn't know the war was over. World History, World War Ii, Ww2 History, Hiroo Onoda, Kings & Queens, Wtf Fun Facts, Random Facts, Awesome Facts, Bizarre Facts

The last WWII soldier: didn't surrender until 1974! I remember reading about this in People magazine. His mom was still alive at the time and the photo of she and him were enough to make you cry.

Through these rare photos, you will get to see what life in the Wild West was like. You won't believe what was captured in these old photos! Vintage Pictures, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Old West, Saloon Western, Kings & Queens, Westerns, Vintage Cowgirl, Cowboys And Indians

“Let any normally healthy woman who is ordinarily strong screw up her courage and tackle a bucking bronco, and she will find the most fascinating pastime in the field of feminine athletic endeavor. There is nothing to compare, to increase the joy of living, and once accomplished, she’ll have more real fun than any pink tea or theater party or ballroom ever yielded.” -May Lillie, 1907

Dogs have been used in war for a long time and are still used today. In this episode, Sarah and Deblina look at five war dogs known for their strength, loyalty and intelligence. Tune in to learn more about war dogs from World War I through Vietnam. War Dogs, Sergeant Stubby, Military Dogs, Military Life, World War One, Navy Seals, Service Dogs, Working Dogs, Mans Best Friend

This is Sargeant Stubby, hero and veteran of WWI, and perhaps the most decorated War Dog in history.

Lawman Frank Hamer when he was a old City Marshal in Navasota, Texas. He would gain fame years later as the Texas Ranger who got Bonnie and Clyde. LAW ENFORCEMENT TODAY www. Bonnie Parker, Bonnie Clyde, Old West Outlaws, Old West Photos, The Lone Ranger, American Frontier, Texas History, Le Far West, Mountain Man

Giants In The Land: 10 Texans: Part 1

Lawman Frank Hamer when he was a 24-year old City Marshal in Navasota, Texas. He would gain fame years later as the Texas Ranger who got Bonnie and Clyde.: