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Knowing our history, or the history of our culture is important. History helps us to know who we are while molding the future.

1. Nazi Salute Refusal

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August Landmesser refused to perform the Nazi salute at the launch of the naval training vessel Horst Wessel due to his unlawful relationship with Irma Eckler, a Jewish woman.

2. Nikola Tesla’s Laboratory

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Nikola Tesla was a Serbian-American inventor, electrical engineer, mechanical engineer, physicist, and futurist. He is best known for his improvements to the design of the modern alternating current electricity supply system.

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3. The Graves Of A Catholic Woman And Her Protestant Husband Separated By A Wall, Holland, 1888

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These are Graves of a Catholic woman and her Protestant husband, who were not allowed to get buried together. The Protestant is J.W.C Van Gorcum, and his wife is Catholic.

4. New Shoes

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Here is an Austrian boy’s moment of pure happiness after receiving new shoes during WWII. He does look like he needs them.

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5. Boston Marathon

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The Race Organizers are attempting to stop Kathrine Switzer from competing in the Boston Marathon. She became the first woman to finish the race, 1967

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