Vertical parking, This was an “elevator garage” in Chicago, 33 W. It held up to 48 cars. Workers simply drove into the elevator car, parked in their sky-high slots, then walked along the fire escape to their offices.
On Sept. Mary Louise Hawkins was evacuating 24 patients from the fighting at Palau to Guadalcanal when the ran low on fuel. The pilot made a forced landing in a small clearing on Bellona Island. During the landing, a propeller tore,
Einstein,“There is separation of colored people from white people in the United States," he said. “That separation is not a disease of colored people. It is a disease of white people. And, I do not intend to be quiet about it.
Heroism "Are you guys ready? Let's Roll!" ~ Todd Beamer was an American software salesman passenger aboard United Airlines Flight 93 which was hijacked as part of the September 11 attacks. Act of Gallantry ~ NEVER FORGET
soviet soldier carrying the head of a statue of hitler, berlin photograph by soviet war photographer yevgeny khaldei. Soviet soldier carrying the head of a statue of Hitler, Berlin Photograph by Soviet war photographer Yevgeny Khaldei.
A Polish man embraces an Allied soldier, kissing his cheek, after being liberated from a Nazi forced labor camp in Germany during World War II, 1945 // Photo by Tony Vaccaro/Hulton Archive/Getty Images