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Born 93 years ago today, Jackie Robinson made history when he broke the color barrier in Major League Baseball in Robinson silently endured racial taunts, retaliation and ostracizing, answering.

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Born 93 years ago today, Jackie Robinson made history when he broke the color barrier in Major League Baseball in 1947. Robinson silently endured racial taunts, retaliation and ostracizing, answering...

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As the Second World War raged a tiny British-American taskforce made up of museum directors, art historians and curators was created and charged with saving over years of culture from the maniacal grasp Hitler and his cronies. Ernst Ludwig Kirchner, Gustav Klimt, Monument Men, Degenerate Art, Found Art, Lost Art, Western Art, Dieselpunk, Oeuvre D'art
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"Art belongs to Humanity": The Nazi Looting of Western Art

"Art belongs to humanity. Without this we are animals. We just fight, we live, we die. Art is what makes us human". - Mikhail Piotrovsky, ...

Photo taken by Pennoyer during the Italian campaign. Deane Keller, American professor of painting, Yale School of Fine Arts

A. S. Pennoyer and the Monuments Men

Photographs taken by Princeton alumnus Egbert Giles Leigh in post-World War II Japan are the focus of an online photo exhibition

 September, Pablo PICASSO with US soldiers. Robert Capa © International Center of Photography History Facts, Art History, Monument Men, Historical Pictures, Ww2 Pictures, Spanish Painters, History Of Photography, Magnum Photos, American Civil War
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- NYC115775 FRANCE. Paris. September, 1944. Pablo PICASSO with US soldiers shortly after the liberation of the city.

Storage Room in Niederschönhausen Castle for Nazi Confiscated Works of Degenerate Art, including Works by Vincent van Gogh, Pablo Picasso, and Paul Gauguin Vincent Van Gogh, Wassily Kandinsky, Henri Matisse, Berlin, Art Dégénéré, George Grosz, Monument Men, Degenerate Art, Gustave Courbet

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 Asheville Citizen-Times Some of the nation's most precious artworks were secretly stored at Biltmore during World War II, including the portrait of George Washingto.

Storing national art from around the country at Biltmore in WWII

Neuschwanstein Castle in Germany was where many paintings, sculptures, etc. were hidden by the Nazis. The Monuments Men are pictured removing paintings from the castle. World History, World War Ii, Art History, Monument Men, Ww2 Pictures, Sleeping Beauty Castle, Germany Castles, Neuschwanstein Castle, Class Projects
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The Monuments Men True Story vs Movie - George Stout, James Rorimer

We pit The Monuments Men true story vs. the movie. See pics of the real George Stout, Rose Valland and James Rorimer.

Men and women who were part of the Monuments Men during the Second World War had already established their careers as curators, museum administrators, History Online, Art History, Best Portrait Photographers, Monument Men, Social Media Art, Second World, World War Ii, Lovers Art, Martial Arts
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Monuments Men Saved Art During WWII

Men and women who were part of the Monuments Men during the Second World War had already established their careers as curators, museum administrators,

the French Hid the Louvre’s Masterpieces During WWII: Francisco de Goya’s Time and the Old Women

How the French Hid the Louvre’s Masterpieces During WWII

The Monuments Men. I can't wait to see this movie! Monument Men, Legends And Myths, People Of The World, Interesting Faces, Vietnam War, World War Ii, Lovers Art, American Art, Wwii
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The Monuments Men. I can't wait to see this movie!

The Louvre during one of the World Wars (the second I think) History Facts, Art History, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Monument Men, Desert Places, Louvre, New Paris, Secret Life
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An emptied Louvre

American troops unpack art stolen by the Nazis.<br>Photo via Institute of Museum Ethics. Johannes Vermeer, Caravaggio, Rembrandt, Michelangelo, American Art, American History, Monument Men, Lest We Forget, Museum
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The Real Monuments Men

During World War II, Hitler threatened to decimate some of the world's most significant fine art. In response, the U.S. gathered experts in its Monuments, Fine...

The Monuments Men ~ I'm so excited for this movie! The book is a great read for anyone who loves history.

When art historians went to war

monuments men art saved | MFAA officers at the Munich collecting point, including Lt. Craig Hugh ...

At the Archives of American Art--opening tomorrow! The documents are laid in the cases with care…our Monuments Men exhibit opens tomorrow, be there or be square.

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Are YOU going? archivesofamericanart: “ The documents are laid in the cases with care…our Monuments Men exhibit opens tomorrow, be there or be square. ”

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Legacy of the Monuments Men on Sotheby's Blog

American soldiers carry rescued paintings down the steps of Neuschwanstein Castle in Bavaria, which was used by the Nazis to store thousands...