British Paintings: Childhood And Child Labour In The British Industrial Revolution
Braving the streets amid sniper fire to offer last rites to the dying, the priest Luis Padillo encountered a wounded soldier, who pulled himself up by clinging to the priest's cassock, as bullets chewed up the concrete around them. The last rites are the last prayers and ministrations meant to prepare the dying person's soul for death. (This photo won the World Press Photo of the Year in 1962)
Circus hippo pulling a cart, 1924 It is not often that one sees a hippo-drawn carriage 90 years after this photo was taken. The Barnes circus had this hippopotamus named Lotus, who doesn't look all that happy to be harnessed to the cart behind her.
Mary Couchman, a warden of a small Kentish Village, shields three little children, among them her son, as bombs fall during an air attack on October The three children were playing in the street when the siren suddenly sounded.
Jackie Leaving Parkland Hospital after the death of the President, with her brother-in-law Robert Kennedy. Several times Jackie was offered a washcloth and a change of clothes, but she said, “No. Let them see what they’ve done to Jack.
Home is where your own president doesnt *&^% you over when you are innocent. The Presidents of the United States of America. Reminds me of grade when I had to memorize all of them to pass history class.