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World History Facts

Collection by ☀️Maria João Alte

☀️Maria João Alte
Real-Life Django, Bass Reeves: The legendary African-American Wild West marshal who arrested outlaws and killed 14 men Bass Reeves was born a slave in 1838 and later broke from his owner to live among Native Americans Reeves became a Deputy U. Black History Facts, African American History, World History, American Indians, European History, British History, Kings & Queens, Black Cowboys, Into The West

The real-life Django: black Wild West marshal Bass Reeves who arrested 3,000 outlaws and killed 14 men

Bass Reeves, one of the first African Americans to become a Deputy U.S. Marshal west of the Mississippi River, could have been an inspiration for Quentin Tarantino’s fictional character Django.

Back in the times of World War II, the Warsaw Ghetto was popular among Jewish ghettos owing to the Nazi occupation in Europe. In Warsaw, the Germans agreed World History, World War Ii, Jewish History, Warsaw Ghetto, Warsaw Poland, Crime, Persecution, Second World, Old Pictures

Digital Collections

Warsaw, Poland, A starving child in a ghetto street, 1941. One of the photographs taken by the German photographer Willi George over the course of a single day in the summer of 1941. The photographs are unique in that they were not staged, but showed the ghetto as it truly was.

Episcopalians Support Civil Rights, March on Washington, // copyright The archives of the Episcopal Church (DFMS) Power To The People, My People, Martin Luther King, Memphis, Civil Rights Movement, Suffrage Movement, Georgia, Atlanta, Episcopal Church

Archives of The Episcopal Church – The Episcopal Church

Archives of The Episcopal Church The Archives of The Episcopal Church connects the church’s dynamic traditions to today’s mission and congregational life. It is an information center for The Episcopal Church that supports leadership and members with resources that help clarify and educate. The Archives seeks to deepen the faith community’s understanding of its identity as […]

Extremely Young Soldier of World War II Hitler toward the end of the war was sending boys off to fight. World History, World War Ii, Les Aliens, Sad Pictures, Fukushima, Hiroshima, Interesting History, Military History, Historical Photos

A German Infantryman (or boy). Hitler's last line of 'defense' which consisted of old men and children.

Mushroom cloud with ships evaporating below during shot Baker of Operation Crossroads nuclear weapons test at Bikini Atoll, July 1946 Nuclear Bomb, Nuclear War, Operation Crossroads, Bomba Nuclear, Mushroom Cloud, E Mc2, Cold War, Pacific Ocean, Aerial View

Mushroom cloud with ships evaporating below during ‘Operation Crossroads’ nuclear weapons test on Bikini Atoll, July 1946-

A barricade erected by the East German authorities to strengthen the existing barriers dividing East and West Berlin. (Photo by Central Press/Getty Images). World History Facts, History Photos, West Berlin, Berlin Wall, East Germany, Berlin Germany, Marie Curie, Berlin Hauptstadt, Rda

Old Photos of Life Around the Berlin Wall in the 1960s

This is what everyday life around the Berlin Wall in the 1960s looked like. A German women hangs clothing out to dry on a line strung between a tree and the Berlin Wall, Germany, November 13, 1963 (Photo by Express Newspapers/Getty Images). Two men open a hollow metal drum used by three West German men to bring their girlfriends over the border from East Berlin, Germany, 1965. (Photo by Express Newspapers/Getty Images) Sightseers climb onto a bus to look at the newly-built Berlin Wall…

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TIME Magazine Cover: The Moment That Changed America - Nov. 25, 2013

TIME Magazine Cover: The Moment That Changed America

All Things Finnish: Photo Us Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Team, Olympic Games, World History Facts, History Of Photography, Photo Story, The Old Days, Historical Pictures

All Things Finnish: Photo

Something old Something new Something borrowed Something blue Little bits of Finland and anything Finnish around the world, in the past or in the present. If something borrowed is yours and you do not like it in this format, or think it's not properly credited let me know and I will change or delete it. You probably won't like or be interested in everything I put on this page, but hopefully you'll find a few things or learn something new about Finland.

Samuel F. Morse - You are viewing an important image of Samuel F. It was taken between 1855 and The picture shows Samuel F. Morse, inventor of the telegraph, and the now famous "Morse Code". Vintage Photographs, Vintage Photos, Samuel Morse, Morse Code, Important People, Interesting History, Historical Pictures, Pics Art, Old Pictures

No dia 6 de janeiro, Samuel Morse realizava a primeira demonstração pública do telégrafo, em Nova Jersey. Criava depois a patente no ano de 1837.