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Bay Bridge Opening

The Bay Bridge is one of the most easily recognized landmarks in all of Maryland. 358 altre parole

Maryland History

The march of technical innovation

I recently bid on and won on Ebay, a Grundig 3010 receiver. From a bit of research, this radio was produced between 1952 and 1953. According to the Radio Museum website, the original price was 345 Deutsch Marks. 135 altre parole


Gordon Parks and Ralph Ellison: How a Man 'Becomes Invisible'

Gordon Parks, the renowned LIFE magazine photographer, and Ralph Ellison, the acclaimed novelist, shared a vision of Harlem — and that vision was grim. During the decade after the end of World War II, they collaborated twice on projects that were intended to reveal underlying truths about the New York City neighborhood that was sometimes called the capital city of black America. 798 altre parole

So much going on - W.I N.I 50th Anniversary

For something so small it packs a lot in.

Small Aynsley pin dish made for Womans Institute Northern Ireland to celebrate their Golden Jubilee in 1982.

Northern Ireland

May 17 in San Antonio history...

The skating rink at Electric Park was opened to the public and the sport instantly was established as a favorite among young people.

1927… 84 altre parole


Rural electrification of Ballinlough, Co Mayo in 1952

Area: Ballinlough
Started: December 1950
Finished: June 1952
Poles used: 974
Line used (km): 85
Premises connected: 430

The figures above were sourced from our… 63 altre parole

Rural Electrification