The U.S. leaders sit in the President's villa in Casablanca for a meeting with the British. Left to right, seated: Chief of Staff General George C. Marshall, President Franklin D. Roosevelt, Admiral E.J. King. Rear: Harry Hopkins, U.S. Army Lieutenant General Brehon Somervell, an Army Commanding General, and Averell Harriman.
United States President Franklin D. Roosevelt signing the declaration of war against Germany, marking US entry into World War II in Europe. Senator Tom Connally stands by holding a watch to fix the exact time of the declaration. Date: 11 December 1941
ERNST LEITZ, PHILLIP REIS and ALEXANDER GRAHAM BELL
Frame and hang portraits in school room. Alexander Graham Bell An eminent scientist, inventor, engineer and innovator who is credited with inventing the first practical telephone. Date: Photographer: Unknown – Print from Library of Congress.
The Gullah trace their heritage directly to the skilled rice farmers of Sierra Leone, West Africa. The Gullah dialect, customs and art survived undiluted for 100 years. One of the hallmark's of Gullah culture is sweet grass basket "sewing.
When American troops liberated prisoners in the Dachau concentration camp, Germany, in many German SS guards were killed by the prisoners who then threw their bodies into the moat surrounding the camp. World War II: The Holocaust - In Focus - The Atlantic