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Two women deliver ice in 1918 and do their patriotic duty to staff the work force while men fought in World War I.

Winston Churchill as a young officer circa 1895. Born into the aristocratic family of the Dukes of Marlborough, a branch of the noble Spencer family, Winston Leonard Spencer-Churchill, like his father, used the surname "Churchill" in public life. Churchill's father, Lord Randolph Churchill, the third son of John Spencer-Churchill, 7th Duke of Marlborough, was a politician; and his mother, Lady Randolph Churchill (née Jennie Jerome) was the daughter of American millionaire Leonard Jerome.

1908 - Wow, look at those dresses! - My grandpa would have been 7 years old at this time. Once he said that when he was a child, you might see a mother nurse her baby on the trolly, but you would Never EVER see her ankles. Those were the days!

Natalya Meklin, a WWII Ukrainian-Soviet combat pilot who won numerous awards (the Hero of the Soviet Union being the most notable one). She flew 980 night combat missions.

An unidentified woman who worked at the Four Wheel Drive factory in Clintonville assembling trucks during World War I. She is wearing a special uniform for women workers (c.1918). #vintage #WW1 #homefront