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▶ Between liver and spleen - alcohol abuse in the armed organs of the GDR - DOCUMENTARY - YouTube

▶ Between liver and spleen - alcohol abuse in the armed organs of the GDR - DOCUMENTARY - YouTube

Harriet Tubman circa 1885   Born Araminta Harriet Ross 1820  Dorchester County, Maryland   Died March 10, 1913 (age 93)  Auburn, New York, US   Cause of death Pneumonia   Resting place Fort Hill Cemetery, Auburn, New York, U.S.A    Nationality American     Harriet Tubman was an African-American abolitionist, humanitarian, and Union spy during the American Civil War.

Harriet Tubman circa 1885 Born Araminta Harriet Ross 1820 Dorchester County, Maryland Died March 10, 1913 (age 93) Auburn, New York, US Cause of death Pneumonia Resting place Fort Hill Cemetery, Auburn, New York, U.S.A Nationality American Harriet Tubman was an African-American abolitionist, humanitarian, and Union spy during the American Civil War.

Russian POWs in Minsk, 1941.

Russian POWs in Minsk, 1941.

Garrison of a 3,7-cm-PaK 36 belonging 1. SS-Panzer-Division 'Leibstandarte-SS Adolf Hitler' in combat against Soviet forces in the streets of Mariupol, port city in southeastern of Ukraine. October 1941

Garrison of a 3,7-cm-PaK 36 belonging 1. SS-Panzer-Division 'Leibstandarte-SS Adolf Hitler' in combat against Soviet forces in the streets of Mariupol, port city in southeastern of Ukraine. October 1941

A major figure in the French Resistance during WWII, Andrée Peel, was one of the most highly decorated woman to survive the war. Known as "Agent Rose," she helped save countless lives, including over one hundred British and American pilots shot down over France.

A major figure in the French Resistance during WWII, Andrée Peel, was one of the most highly decorated woman to survive the war. Known as "Agent Rose," she helped save countless lives, including over one hundred British and American pilots shot down over France.

From left to right: 1st Lt. H. Meinell, 1st Lt. H.S. Gansevoort, 5th U.S. Art. Capt. H. G. Gibson. 1st Lt. E. Pendleton. Officers of Batteries C and G, 3rd U.S. Artillery. Near Fair Oaks, June 1862.

From left to right: 1st Lt. H. Meinell, 1st Lt. H.S. Gansevoort, 5th U.S. Art. Capt. H. G. Gibson. 1st Lt. E. Pendleton. Officers of Batteries C and G, 3rd U.S. Artillery. Near Fair Oaks, June 1862.

All the Kings and Queens of England

All the Kings and Queens of England

I thought this was quirky and cute…then I read the caption.  For real?!  .  Via weirdvintage:    Sending a child through the post, 1900  “After parcel post service was introduced, at least two children were sent by the service. With stamps attached to their clothing, the children rode with railway and city carriers to their destination. The Postmaster General quickly issued a regulation forbidding the sending of children in the mail after hearing of those examples.”  - Smithsonian

I thought this was quirky and cute…then I read the caption. For real?! . Via weirdvintage: Sending a child through the post, 1900 “After parcel post service was introduced, at least two children were sent by the service. With stamps attached to their clothing, the children rode with railway and city carriers to their destination. The Postmaster General quickly issued a regulation forbidding the sending of children in the mail after hearing of those examples.” - Smithsonian

Library of Congress image:Unidentified soldier in Union uniform with bayoneted musket in front of painted backdrop showing American flag and column pedestal, donated to the Library of Congress 2012 by Tom Liljenquist; Liljenquist Family Collection of Civil War Photographs.

Library of Congress image:Unidentified soldier in Union uniform with bayoneted musket in front of painted backdrop showing American flag and column pedestal, donated to the Library of Congress 2012 by Tom Liljenquist; Liljenquist Family Collection of Civil War Photographs.

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