"TBF (Avengers) flying in formation over Norfolk, Va." Attributed to Lt. Comdr. Horace Bristol, September 1942.
Sept. 11, 1937. Washington, D.C. George Marshall, owner of the Washington Redskins, talks it over with some of his players, left to right: Wayne Millner, tackle, end; Charlie Malone, end; Vic Carroll, tackle; George Marshall and Bill Young, tackle; Ed Michaels, guard; Jim Garber, tackle.
Vintage Photograph - circa 1940s Florida - Party with Camel
Vintage Photograph circa 1940s Florida Party with by theostrunk unusual vintage photograph of a group of people partying with a camel that has been brought into the house. We believe this is some of the Tilton family, they owned the Manalapan Islands off of the Florida Keys. Very odd picture, the camel was brought into the house. One lady sits with her dog on top of the camel. The back of the photo in print Enlargements by Eatman Kodak Stores
Late 1930's - German, Austrian and Czechoslovakian children of Jewish descent were permitted to leave their countries and families on the Kindertransport; a train bound for Britain. These children ranged in age from infant to 17 and were placed with families in Britain. Many never saw their parents again.
Robert Graves, c. 1914, age 19. Reported dead at the Somme, Graves was one of the few of his generation to survive the war. He became a translator, poet, and novelist, and was the author of I, Claudius.