Kennedy: “We chose to go to the moon”, 1962
President Kennedy, in his “Nation’s Space Effort” speech at Rice University Stadium in Houston, Texas, spoke the following famous line: “We choose to go to the moon, and do the other things, not because they are easy, but because they are hard.” He gave the speech on September 12, 1962. Share the History Love... [...]
Loggers in a lumber camp in Wisconsin, 1910
Group portrait of loggers in a lumber camp near Ojibwa, Wisconsin, ca. 1910. In front, seated on his sled, is T.J. Thompson. He traveled among the lumber camps between Winter and Raddison, selling watches and jewelry. His sled was pulled by his dog. Share the History Love... [...]
Digging out cars from the Armistice Day Blizzard, 1940
The Armistice Day Blizzard of November 11, 1940, found many residents of New Brighton. Minnesota buried under snow drifts. Many cars were stranded and travelers were rescued by New Brighton residents during the fierce storm. Share the History Love... [...]
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