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Jewels of the Romanovs

Russian diadem / tiara and earrings circa A wreath of roses and bees set with colored diamonds of yellow and pink. The leaves are enameled gold. Each element of the wreath is reversible for versatility, and can be divided into 7 pieces. (from Munn

Dorothy Counts - a primeira estudante negra admitida numa escola pública americana (de brancos) - sendo insultada por garotos de sua classe no Charlotte Harry Harding High School, em 1957.

And there are plenty who would bring back this idiotic prejudice. Dorothy Counts - The First Black Girl To Attend An All White School In The United States - Being Teased And Taunted By Her White Male Peers At Charlotte’s Harry Harding High School, 1957

Otto and Ediths daughter, Margot's sister.

We still love life, haven’t forgotten the voice of nature, & we keep hoping, hoping for… everything.' - Anne Frank at age 11

Nellie Bly entered Blackwell's island Asylum in 1887 under the guise of insanity under assignment from Joseph Pulitzer. She wrote, "From the moment I entered the insane ward on the Island, I made no attempt to keep up the assumed role of insanity. I talked and acted just as I do in ordinary life. Yet strange to say, the more sanely I talked and acted, the crazier I was thought to be by all...." Her book Ten Days in a Mad-House, resulted in a grand jury investigation

Nellie Bly (May 1864 – January was the pen name of American journalist Elizabeth Jane Cochrane. She was a ground-breaking reporter known for a record-breaking trip around the world in 72 days, in emulation of Jules Verne's fictional character Phileas Fogg