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The P-38 Lightning, was first produced in 1941. A Lockheed employee works on one in Burbank, California, 1944.

52 Powerful Photos Of Women Who Changed History Forever: A female Lockheed employee working on a Lightning [Burbank, California,

Lockheed T-33 Shooting Star

Lockheed Shooting Star [Worked on these for a couple years at Hickam AFB in Hawaii]

Though largely ignored in America's popular history of World War II, black women's important contributions in World War II factories, which weren't always so welcoming, are stunningly captured in these comparably rare snapshots of black Rosie the Riveters.

African-American Riveter at Lockheed Aircraft Corp., Burbank, CA, 1943 war era vintage fashions style casual work wear pants blouse shirt head scarf shoes WWII

A giant sequoia log, Sequoia National Park, California, “Loggers and the giant Mark Twain redwood cut down in California,

market street (1906) Close to ggg-father's shipping office near ferry terminal destroyed in quake.

Market Street, San Francisco after the 1906 earthquake. The earthquake struck San Francisco at a. on Wednesday, April Devastating fires broke out in the city and lasted for several days.

On the 70th Anniversary of the Execution of Sophie Scholl, 22 February 1943 - Sophie Scholl was a German woman executed by the Nazis for distributing anti-Nazi pamphlets. Prison officials, in later describing the scene, emphasized the courage with which she walked to her execution. Her last words were: "How can we expect righteousness to prevail when there is hardly anyone willing to offer themselves up individually for a righteous cause? Such a fine, sunny day, and I have to go."

picsofhistory: “ Sophie Scholl was a German woman executed by the Nazis for distributing anti-Nazi pamphlets. Prison officials, in later describing the scene, emphasized the courage with which she.

Pilot of the U.S. Women’s Air Force Service by Peter Stackpole, 1943

“A pilot of the U. Women’s Air Force Service at Avenger Field, Texas, in by Peter Stackpole (via LIFE) Happy Women's History Month!

Bonnie and Clyde

This undated file photo shows outlaws and lovers Bonnie Parker, left, and Clyde Barrow. Guns and other items connected to the couple are going on auction by RR Auction of Amherst, N.

One of the most beautiful actresses of the 20th Century: Hedy Lamarr,

Hedy Lamarr: Not Just a Pretty Face!

Hollywood leading lady Hedy Lamarr is said to have tipped the balance of WWII. The co-inventor of an early wireless form of communication; her invention allowed short-wave radio communications on the field.

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