cottoncatking: “facesofthevictorianera: “ Jefferson Davis’s inauguration as Confederate president at the Alabama state capitol, Feb. The New York Times ” Should have kept the Capital in Montgomery. ” I concur
Pearl Harbor Attack--my home port during the Vietnam War. Many relics and reminders of the Pearl Harbor attack were still there in Nearby Hickam Airfield still had holes in the walls of offices and barracks as a reminder to never let our guard down.
Shooting the original MGM logo. The first lion used for the logo was named Slats. He was used on all black and white films from 1924 to The lion was a tribute to logo designer Howard Dietz's alma mater Columbia University, whose mascot was the lion.
Lincoln Memorial - Proposed in 1867 shortly after his death but due to lack of funds, was never built. Congress approved its construction in construction began in 1914 and it opened to the public in Image and Information source: NPS
In Kathrine Switzer was the first woman to run the Boston marathon. After realizing that a woman was running, race organizer Jock Semple went after Switzer shouting, “Get the hell out of my race and give me those numbers.