Tag: world war

  • The Story Behind ‘Keep Calm and Carry On’

    written by jeanmendoza on 2012-03-09
    The Story Behind ‘Keep Calm and Carry On’

    You’ve seen these words on shirts, coffee mugs, posters, pins, and even oven mitts! Find out the story behind ‘Keep Calm and Carry On’.

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  • Living Pictures by Mole and Thomas

    written by jeanmendoza on 2012-01-31
    Living Pictures by Mole and Thomas

    In the early 20th century, English photographer Arthur Mole and his American associate John Thomas were commissioned to take photos of soldiers while they assembled to form various symbols in the history of America. Learn more after the break.

  • Liberated Paris in Color (1944)

    written by jesushp on 2011-11-18
    Liberated Paris in Color (1944)

    The liberation of Paris in 1944 predicted the end of World War II. The triumph of freedom over the Nazi totalitarianism was celebrated in an impressive parade through the city. Now we can relive those moments with excellent color snapshots. Want to see pictures of the moment?