Reading comics while waiting for a parade, 1946
Share the History Love... Young women, wearing paper hats, sit on the curb reading comics while waiting for 1946 Aquatennial parade to start in Minneapolis, Minnesota, 1946. Share the History Love... [...]
Carter at the Alamo during the 1976 campaign
Share the History Love... Former Georgia Governor Jimmy Carter speaks at the “grand finale” of the local Democratic Party campaign on October 30, 1976. Joining him on the podium are many of Texas’ prominent Democrats, including Gov. Dolph Briscoe, Sen. Lloyd Bensen, and Rep. Henry B. Gonzalez. Another group of Carter supporters objected to the Alamo as [...]
WWI Propaganda Posters, Part II
Share the History Love... WWI Propaganda Posters, Part I Propaganda posters were used by all participating nations in World War I. Not only did these often brightly colored, eye-catching posters justify a particular nation’s involvement, they were also used to recruit soldiers and encourage civilian involvement by financial or other means. Here are some posters [...]
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