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 Salamanca Cathedral Astronaut was created in 1992 during renovation works!Salamanca Cathedral Astronaut was created in 1992 during renovation works! Ancient Aliens, Ancient History, Ancient Art, Stone Sculpture, Ufo, Architecture Antique, 12th Century, Interesting History, Stone Carving

The cathedral in the Spanish city of Salamanca was constructed in 1102, and is therefore one of the oldest such constructions in the world. It features magnificent stone carvings on all its walls, but one of them is a bit more special than the others. It bears the depiction of what appears to be a fully dressed astronaut in a space suit, complete with details such as the sole of his shoes. Nobody knows how he got there, or what a 20th century astronaut is doing on the walls of a 12th c…

Cost of Living in 1957 - I was born in 1959 - I don't remember prices of items, sure is a big change from then to now. Midcentury Modern, Just In Case, Just For You, The Last Summer, Photo Vintage, Cost Of Living, Baby Boomer, I Remember When, Ol Days

English 103 Research Paper

Jasmine Hurtado Dr. Vasileiou ENG103 Realities of West Side Story West Side Story, a film set in the late 1950s in New York City, is a modern twist on Romeo and Juliet. It is a love story between a caucasian male and a Puerto Rican immigrant. Maintaining a relationship was difficult because of their differences and the people around them. Violence and gang activities were also a main aspect of the film. Tony, one of the Jets, falls in love with Maria who is Bernardo's sister, the leader of…

This globe, from the early may be the oldest surviving globe that depicts the Americas. Along with the Lenox globe, it's the only historical map known to include the sentence HIC SVNT DRACONES (here are dragons). Ancient Aliens, Ancient History, Local History, Old Maps, Antique Maps, Objets Antiques, Dragons, Washington Map, Old Globe

Carved ostrich egg is oldest depiction of the New World

The carved surface of this ostrich egg shows what is thought to be the oldest known map of the New World on a globe

TITANIC : Rigel a big black Newfoundland dog belonging to First Officer Murdoch saved the passengers in Life Boat They were drifting in front of the Carpathia too weak to call out. The dog ha Rms Titanic, Titanic History, Titanic Photos, Titanic Sinking, Southampton, Terra Nova, All Nature, Interesting History, Interesting Stuff

Lt. Murdoch's Dog, Rigel

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Red Cross Nurses of the Mobile Unit at Grovelands Hospital in north London enjoy a game of football. Get premium, high resolution news photos at Getty Images Old Pictures, Old Photos, Vintage Photographs, Vintage Photos, Vive Le Sport, Vintage Nurse, Photo Vintage, Red Cross, Historical Photos


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The Real Betty Boop: Ms. Esther Jones aka Baby Esther was an African-American singer & entertainer of the late She performed regularly at The Cotton Club in Harlem. Jones’ singing style was the inspiration for Betty Boop. Original Betty Boop, The Real Betty Boop, Black Betty Boop, We Are The World, In This World, Women In History, Black History, Miss Jones, Esther Jones

Ms. Esther Jones, known by her stage name, "Baby Esther," was an African-American singer and entertainer of the late 1920s. She performed regularly at The Cotton Club in Harlem. Her singing trademark was..."boop oop a doop, "in a babyish voice. Singer Helen Kane purportedly saw Baby's act in 1928 and "adopted" her style in her hit song "I Wanna Be Loved By You." Ms. Jones' singing style, along with Ms. Kane's hit song, went on to become the inspiration for Max Fleischer's "BETTY BOOP."

Crinkle Crankle Wall in Bramfield, Suffolk. Economic use of bricks. Convex & concave curves provide stability help to resist lateral forces. Old English term means zig-zag. Suffolk has more crinkle crankle walls than the rest of the country. Sightseeing London, All Nature, English Countryside, British Isles, Great Britain, Land Scape, Beautiful Places, Beautiful Pictures, Scenery

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This wall is gorgeous. Wonder if there’s any way to use it in a story without having to spend a whole paragraph explaining it. vanimore: “ A Crinkle-Crankle wall, England. (From Wiki) The crinkle...

I have rounded up 13 Free Printable History Board Games. I think there is a great lack of fun history board games. Social Studies Activities, History Activities, Teaching Social Studies, Primary Teaching, Elementary Teaching, Teaching Activities, Teaching Ideas, Teaching Memes, Teaching Methods

13 Free Printable History Board Games (Homeschool History)

I have rounded up 13 Free Printable History Board Games. I think there is a great lack of fun history board games.

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WTF Fun Facts - Funny, interesting, and weird facts

WTF Fun Facts is updated daily with interesting & funny random facts. We post about health, celebs/people, places, animals, history information and much more. New facts all day - every day!

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24 Jaw-Dropping Photos Of The Construction Of The Empire State Building

Built during the Great Depression, the project took a little more than a year. The dangerous nature of constructing what was then the world's tallest building can be seen in these photos fr

Strange Historical Pictures - 1935 Construction of the San Francisco Bay Golden Gate Bridge! January 1933 to May The San Francisco (south) anchorage and Marin (north) anchorage were constructed. Ponte Golden Gate, Golden Gate Bridge, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Rare Photos, Photos Rares, Bridge Construction, Rare Historical Photos, San Francisco

Merica | Funny America Memes, Photos & Videos

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Taken in Rishon Lezion, Israel, this image depicts two Holocaust survivors at their wedding. The bride (center), is named Chana Keller, and she survived a 800 km mile) death march. I can’t even image the happiness being depicted in this picture. Jewish History, History Major, Ww2 History, Study History, History Photos, Holocaust Survivors, Korean War, Second World, British Army

20 Photos That Change The Holocaust Narrative

It's time that we looked at the Holocaust differently. Here are twenty pictures to help us do just that.