A brave young boy demonstrates for freedom in front of the Dallas County courthouse in Selma on July 8, 1964. Selma sheriff deputies arrest him. Though civil rights activists typically used nonviolent tactics in public demonstrations, at home and in their own communities they consistently used weapons to defend themselves. The night Medgar Evers was assassinated in Jackson, Miss., whites viciously attacked Bernard Lafayette outside his apartment in Selma. Lafayette believed in nonviolence…
A curiosity! Antique accordion album of the 1904 St. Louis World's Fair in a nutshell. NOTE: interest in the World's Fair runs high - Forest Park Community College has a continuing education class called "Re-Living the 1904 World's Fair."
Lithuania, Vilnius, Russian Matryoshka Dolls in Souvenir Market by Gavin Hellier. Photographic print from Art.com.
Bogdan Comanescu Romania The few huts around the Baobab Alley, inhabited by the craftsmen who are working on various wood souvenirs, came back to life along with the sunrise. September 18, 2016, Morondava
The Theban necropolis area - located in Upper Egypt, across the River Nile from the modern city of Luxor - is considered to be one of the most significant archaeological sites in the world. You will be amazed by the many splendid temples, tombs and other historic attractions in this area, which is now known as Luxor's West Bank. The ruins of the Workers Village, the Colossi of Memnon, and many other unique archaeological wonders can be visited here on our walking tour.