Dionne quintuplets

Dionne Quintuplets born at their home in Canada, 1934 and exploited by the doctor who attended. Their lives were tragic and they were treated as zoo inmates. A truly sad story.

“Louis and Lola” were Michel and Edmond Navratil (age: four & two). They were known as the Titanic Orphans, the only children rescued without a parent or guardian.

April Our second look at Lolo (Michel) and Edmond Navratil, survivors of the Titanic disaster whose father went down with the ship. Lolo, the last remaining male survivor of the Titanic sinking, died in

11 haunting photos of child labor from America's past..

Miner Boy working in a coal mine… and kids think they have it tough today. Before the Child labor laws were put into effect.

19th century coal miners would traditionally take canaries in cages down into the mine with them. The birds would act as an early warning sy...

“ century coal miners would traditionally take canaries in cages down into the mine with them. The birds would act as an early warning system for carbon monoxide gas. When the canary stopped.

al capone’s cell at eastern state penitentiary

Al Capone’s cell at Eastern State Penitentiary in Pennsylvania. It's said that he was tormented by a ghost named Jimmy who was one of his victims in the Valentines Day Massacre.

Although chaos isn’t a word that startups want married to their businesses, sometimes they go hand-in-hand | Golden Gate Bridge opening day on May 27th 1937

Outsourcing: How to make the most of a small team

May 1987 - Shot from the South Tower facing south down onto the roadway overlooking a mass of people at the anniversary celebration for the Golden Gate Bridge. Photo: Deanne Fitzmaurice, The Chronicle / SF

A woman is struck down during a suffragette demonstration in 1903. We will remember and thank all those women who helped women get something as simple as the vote. Thank you.

Susan B Anthony pummeled and arrested for attempting to vote in She was fined 100 dollars for registering to vote. CORRECTION: Ada Wright, a British suffragette who was beaten by police on “Black Friday” in NOT Susan B.

Rosa Parks being booked for staying in her seat on the bus.

Rosa Parks,Honoured only years later. Was a civil rights activist who refused to give her seat away to a white passenger on a 'coloured' section of the bus. Her act and the Montgomery bus boycott are important events to the civil rights movement.

Photograph of Mamie Eisenhower at the age of 17 (by The U.S. National Archives)

Photograph of Mamie Eisenhower reading, National Archives. Mamie Geneva Doud Eisenhower was the wife of President Dwight D. Eisenhower, and First Lady from 1953 to Mamie married Eisenhower at age 19 in

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