The notorious ban on alcohol in North America sparked both outrage and a renowned speakeasy culture of underground bars and secret parties. Hence, the 1920 also became known as the Prohibition Era. Photo: protesters against the alcohol ban.
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.
88 Hilarious Slang Terms From the 20th Century To Sprinkle Through Your Writing Like You're Putting on the Ritz
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“To protect the precious bulk of Winston Churchill in wartime a special one-man pressure chamber was built for the personal plane which carried him many times across the Atlantic and to Casablanca, Moscow and Yalta." - LIFE 1947 This is for you Johnston
One of my favorite people in history. John Muir, Environmentalist whose activism saved the Yosemite Valley & Sequoias. "Everybody needs beauty as well as bread, places to play in and pray in, where nature may heal and give strength to body and soul.
S T U B B Y FIRST W A R D O G H E R O Meet America 's first war dog, a stray Pit Bull/Terrier mix, named Stubby. He became Sgt. Stubby, was the most decorated war dog of World War I and the only dog to be promoted to sergeant through combat.
Phi Gamma Delta University of Virginia-Fraternity from Holsinger Studio Collection · Holsinger's Studio (Charlottesville, Va.) · · Albert and Shirley Small Special Collections Library, University of Virginia.
Stunning Vintage Photos Show The Beauty Of African-American Women From Between 1920s And 1940s