Tag Archives: History

The More Things Change

Emmeline Pankhurst’s Arrest at Buckingham Palaceunknown artistNational Portrait Gallery, London On 21 May, 1914 Emmeline Pankhurst, out of prison on licence, led a deputation of 200 women to Buckingham Palace. Watched by large crowds, they were met by 2,000 police … Continue reading

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Outside Boston City Hall

9/12/01 Original Photo…Ira Wyman/Sygma, via Getty Images

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Happy Labor Day!

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History is at the Core of Propaganda

Photograph by Gilles Sabrié

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In the spring of 1945 American armies advancing through Germany discovered a cache of paintings from Berlin museums hidden in a salt mine. The works were transported to the United States for “safekeeping.” Under supervision of the Army, they were … Continue reading

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MAR 28 1966

Mrs. Ruth Muirhead, secretary, examines the damage Vandals Make Shambles Of School; $4,000 Loss

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