A policeman patiently reasoning with a two-year-old boy trying to cross a street during a parade 1958

1958 Pulitzer Prize-winning photo: 'Faith and Confidence', showing a policeman patiently reasoning with a two-year-old boy trying to cross the street during a parade (photo by William C. Beall of 'Washington [DC] Daily News')

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- Genesee Hotel Suicide/Despondent Divorcée, I. Russell Sorgi 1942 This is a photo of one Mary Miller from Chicago in the final moment of her life, jumping off the edge of Genesee Hotel.


1892 : A policeman writing a ticket after questioning a little boy who was fishing in the fountain on Trafalgar Square, London.

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A beautiful suicide: Evelyn McHale jumped from the floor of the Empire State Building and landed on a United Nations limousine in 1947

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Offering military, political, and cultural collectibles usually with a German origin.

Original title:  Père Lamberville

LAMBERVILLE, JACQUES DE, Jesuit missionary to the Mohawks and Onondagas, younger brother of the missionary Jean de Lamberville; 18 April 1710 (some sources say others give but this is definitely incorrect), in or near Montreal.

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Free archive of historic Native American Indian Tribes Photographs, Pictures and Images. Photographs promote the Native American Tribes culture

Арапахо (народ) — Википедия

Арапахо (народ) — Википедия

Руби Бриджесс идет в школу 14 ноября 1960 года - RETRO LIFE

After a Federal court ordered the desegregation of schools in the South, U. marshals escorted Ruby Bridges to and from William Frantz Elementary School in New Orleans. (Photo: Uncredited DOJ photographer (Via [Public domain], via Wikimedia Commons)


Norman Rockwell painting of Ruby Bridges, known as the first African-American child to attend an all-white elementary school in the South Escorted by US Marshals, she was jeered, threatened and had things thrown at her. Ruby was only 6 years old.

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Graves of a Catholic woman and her Protestant husband, who were not allowed to be buried together. Roermond, NL, 1888 Kind of pathetic and sweet. They should have purchased grave lots at a municipal cemetery.


Hetty Green, The Witch of Wallstreet. Inheriting wealth from her whaler father, she was a penny pincher extraordinaire. When she died in she left to her son & daughter, who became noted philanthropists of the age.