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. Kings & Queens, Into The West, Black Cowboys, The Lone Ranger, Vida Real, Black History Facts, We Are The World, Le Far West, My Black Is Beautiful

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.

Auschwitz ,It was the largest of the Nazi concentration camps during World War II. I'd like to go and learn more of the history and experience things for myself Nagasaki, Hiroshima, World History, World War Ii, Voyage Europe, Fukushima, Interesting History, Historical Photos, Wwii

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Valla y torres de control de Auschwitz

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, Modern History, Warsaw Ghetto, Warsaw Poland, Crime, Persecution, Old Pictures

Digital Collections

Adolf Hitler speaking to his Wehrmacht troopers,

Episcopalians Support Civil Rights, March on Washington, // copyright The archives of the Episcopal Church (DFMS)

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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, Sad Pictures, Fukushima, Hiroshima, Interesting History, Military History, Historical Photos, Wwii

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 Bomba Nuclear, Nuclear Test, Nuclear Bomb, Operation Crossroads, Mushroom Cloud, Weapon Of Mass Destruction, E Mc2, Cold War, American History
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Mushroom cloud with ships evaporating below during ‘Operation Crossroads’ nuclear weapons test on Bikini Atoll, July 1946-

know // Cold War Berlin map. The wall was around the US, UK & French sectors. East Germany, Berlin Germany, History Magazine, History Education, Berlin Wall, Historical Maps, Cold War, World History, Military History
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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, Military Photos, Military Art, East Germany, Berlin Germany, Marie Curie
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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…

TIME Covers - TIME online offers a comprehensive database of TIME Magazine covers that have appeared on newsstands throughout the decades. Search our extensive TIME Magazine cover archive to see what has been making headlines from 1923 to the present. Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis, Les Kennedy, Jaqueline Kennedy, John Kennedy Jr, Time Magazine, Marie Curie, Celebridades Fashion, Magazin Covers, Lee Radziwill
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TIME Magazine Cover: The Moment That Changed America - Nov. 25, 2013

TIME Magazine Cover: The Moment That Changed America

April 1945 – Adolf Hitler and Eva Braun commit suicide (Front page of the U. Armed Forces newspaper, Stars and Stripes, 2 May For all those NRA members who fear Hitler will take your guns? Here's your news flash. World History, World War Ii, History Online, Historia Universal, Newspaper Headlines, Anne Frank, Interesting History, Military History, Modern History

Awesome Stories

The Stars and Stripes is a newspaper serving the United States

World War I trench Underground Bunker, Survival Shelter, World War One, Abandoned Places, Pathways, Beautiful Places, Scenery, Places To Visit, Pictures
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All Things Finnish: Photo Us Olympics, Summer Olympics, Olympic Team, Olympic Games, World History Facts, History Of Photography, The Old Days, Photo Story, Historical Pictures
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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.

Silent Heroes of the Cold War: The Mysterious Military Plane Crash on A Nevada Mountain Peak - and the Families Who Endured an Abyss of Silence for Generation World History Facts, Man Cold, Nevada Mountains, War Photography, Cold War, World War Ii, Books To Read, Aviation, Mystery
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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".

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.