Three days before his 19th birthday, George H.W. Bush became the youngest aviator in the US Navy. Market Street, San Francisco after the earthquake, 1906. All-American Girls Baseball, 1940's 1943 : Breast Protectors for War Workers Mary Ellen Wilson (1864-1956) or sometimes Mary Ellen McCormack was an American whose case of child abuse led to the creation of the New York Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children. As an eight-year old, she was severely abused by her foster parents, Francis and Mary Connolly. Sacajawea. Stolen, held captive, sold, eventually reunited the Shoshone Indians. She was an interpreter and guide for Lewis and Clark in 1805-1806 with her husband Toussaint Charbonneau. She navigated carrying her son, Jean Baptiste, on her back. She traveled thousands of miles from the Dakotas the Pacific Ocean . The explorers, said she was cheerful, never complained, and proved to be invaluable. She served as an advisor, caretaker, and is legendary for her perseverance and resourcefulness. Zelda Boden, circus performer, ca. 1910. A Confederate and Union soldier shake hands during a celebration at Ge ttysburg in 1913. Image from the Library of Congress. July 1-3, 2013 marks the 150th Anniversary of the Battle of Gettysburg . Geraldine Doyle, who was the inspiration behind the famous Rosie the Riveter poster. Vintage Baked Potato Cart. A legitimate fast food lunch option back in the day. Black physicians treating in the ER a member of the Ku Kux Klan Cyclists ride in the first running of the Tour de France, in 1903. Sergeant Stubby (1916 or 1917 - April 4, 1926), was the most decorated war dog of World War I and the only dog to be promoted to sergeant through combat. America's first war dog, Stubby, served 18 months 'over there' and participated in seventeen battles on the Western Front. He saved his regiment from surprise mustard gas attacks, found and comforted the wounded, and even once caught a German spy by the seat of his pants (holding him there till American Soldiers found him). Nightwitches - Female Russian bombers who bombed Germany during WW 2. They had old, noisy planes & the engines used to conk out halfway through their missions, so they had to climb out on the wings mid-flight to restart the props. To stop Germans from hearing them & starting up the anti aircraft guns, they'd climb to a certain height, coast down to German positions, drop their bombs, restart their engines in midair & get the hell out of dodge. Their leader flew 200+ missions & was never captured. Marilyn Monroe meets Queen Elizabeth II, London, 1956 Both women are 30 years old. Chief Petty Officer Graham Jackson plays "Going Home" as FDR's body is borne past in Warm Springs , GA , where the President was scheduled to attend a barbecue on the day he died. April, 1945.