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March 28, 1958 - WC Handy Dies
March 29, 1964 - Leap Year Boy for Princess
March 29, 1964 - Radio Caroline Begins Broadcasting
March 31, 1959 - Dalai Lama Reaches India
March 6, 1964 - New King in Greece
March 8, 1983 - Reagan's "Evil Empire" Speech
May 11, 1934 - Dust Bowl Hits the Great Plains
May 15, 1963 - Astronaut Gordon Cooper First to Spend 24 Hours in Space
May 19, 1935 - Lawrence of Arabia (T.E. Lawrence) Dies
May 2, 1945 - German Troops in Italy Surrender to Allies
May 21, 1927 - Charles Lindbergh Completes First Solo Transatlantic Flight
May 24, 1962 - Scott Carpenter Orbits the Earth aboard the Aurora Seven
May 31, 1961 - South Africa Is Founded as a "Republic"
May 4, 1904 - Construction Begins on the Panama Canal
May 5, 1936 - Italy Takes Addis Ababa during the Invasion of Ethiopia
May 7, 1954 - The French Are Defeated at Dien Bien Phu
November 14, 1940 - Coventry Destroyed by German Bombs
November 15, 1969 - Huge Anti-War Rally in Washington, D.C
November 17, 1973 - Nixon Speech : I'm Not a Crook
November 23, 1966 - Former President of Ireland Dies
November 24, 1947 - Schuman Becomes Premier of France
November 25, 1936 - Anti-Communist Pact
November 27, 1950 - Battle of Chosin
November 28, 1943 - Big Three Meet in Tehran
November 3, 1957 - Laika the Space Dog
November 5, 1956 - British & French Invade Port Said, Egypt
October 1, 1961 - A New King! Maris Slams 61st Home Run
October 10, 1956 - Don Larsen Pitches a Perfect Game during the 1956 World Series
October 2, 1967 - Supreme Court Justice Thurgood Marshall
October 22, 1962 - President Kennedy Orders an Arms Blockade of Cuba
October 26, 1951 - Winston Churchill Is Elected Prime Minister for the Second Time
October 3, 1935 - Italy Invades Ethiopia
October 5, 1953 - Yankees Win 5th Series in a Row
October 8, 1952 - Euston Express Tragedy
September 14, 1901 - President McKinley Dies
September 15, 1950 - US Forces Land at Inchon during the Korean War
September 16, 1955 - Juan Peron is Deposed
September 17, 1976 - The Space Shuttle Enterprise Is Unveiled by NASA
September 20, 2001 - George W. Bush Addresses Congress after 9
September 23, 1952 - Vice-President Nixon Delivers "Checkers" Speech
September 24, 1966 - Hurricane Inez Smashes the Carribean and Florida
September 28, 1961 - UAR Dissolves
September 30, 1946 - Nuremberg Trials' Verdict Handed Down
September 4, 1949 - The Briston Brabazon Makes Its Maiden Flight
September 9, 1985 - Ronald Reagan Initiates Sanctions against South Africa
Tip O'Neill Discusses the Reduction in Social Programs During the Reagan Administration ca. 1983
Tip O'Neill Speaks To Reporters about Reagan's Reelection Bid ca. 1983
Tom Daschle Speaks on Behalf of Failing Farms ca. 1982.Part 1
Tom Daschle Speaks on Behalf of Failing Farms ca. 1982.Part 2
Traders Buy and Sell at the Chicago Board of Trade ca. 1980s
Tree Stumps Remain after Clear-Cutting in Forest ca. 1985
U.S. Army Drafts Elvis Presley ca. 1958
U.S. fire fighters
U.S. unemployed
United Farm Workers (UFW) Advocate for Agricultural Workers ca. 1970.Part 2
United States Sends Warships to Monitor Cuban Rebellion ca. 1933
49th Star --Alaska Statehood and New Flag Official
5th Republic --New Era Dawns as de Gaulle Invested
Castro Triumphs --Havana Crowds Hail Success of Revolt
Cosmonaut --Russian Orbits Globe 17 Times
Detroit
Inauguration Highlights
Inauguration --Kennedy Sworn In, New Era Begins
Kansas
Mussolini Executed
New Moon --Reds Launch First Space Satellite
Nuremberg War Crimes Trials Open
Old-Fashioned Town Crier on Job Again
Philippines' Independence Proclaimed
Rally for Castro --One Million Roar "Si" to Cuban Executions
Report on Vietnam
Roosevelt Welcomed Back at Capital
Russian Exhibit of Sputnik
Satchmo Swings in Congo
Satellite a Bust --Rocket Blows Up in First U.S. Try
Seattle
Suspense Story --National Press Club Hears Hitchcock
The Red Threat --President Orders Cuban Blockade
The Wall
Upbeat in music
Voters Reelect Franklin D. Roosevelt to His Fourth Term as President ca. 1944
War, peace, and propaganda
Where's the fire?
Where's the meat?
White-collar girls
Wild ducks
Wildfire Burns in Northern California ca. 1965
William Howard Taft and William Jennings Bryan Campaign ca. 1908
William Rehnquist Appears before Senate Hearings after Receiving Nomination as Chief Justice of the Supreme Court ca. 1986
Willie Mays Hits Record-Breaking Home Run ca. 1966
Winston Churchill Delivers His "Iron Curtain" Speech ca. 1946
Woman Harvests Sap from Hevea Tree and Makes Rubber ca. 1930
Women's Suffragists Protest in Trafalgar Square ca. 1910
World's Fair Opens in Chicago ca. 1933
Yassir Arafat, Yitzhak Rabin, and Shimon Peres Shake Hands at the Oslo Accords 1993
Youth in camps
The Argentine question
Mid-Century - half way to where?
The rise of the Japanese empire
Palau :the fight for Bloody Nose Ridge
The Chinese Reds attack in Korea
Dr. Heidegger's experiment
The holiday
The beehive
Dance madness
The Bohemians
Townsend plan
Father Divine
An American dictator
U.S. Dust Bowl
Old Dixie's new boom
Father Divine's deal
Mexico's new crisis
South American front - 1944
The Irish question
Inside China today
The Cold War
Report on the atom
Report on Greece
The American cop
The Russians nobody knows
The girl and the minstrel
Gambling
The hypochondriac
Thurgood Marshall Nominated to Supreme Court
Barbara Jordan Speaks During the Opening Statements of Nixon Impeachment Hearings ca. 1974
Sandinistas Lead Revolution in Nicaragua ca. 1980s
Migrant Workers Harvest Vegetables ca. 1960s
John Dean Gives Testimony at the Watergate Hearings ca. 1973
Ronald Reagan Challenges Mikhail Gorbachev to Tear Down the Berlin Wall ca. 1987
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