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[Boeing B-17F Flying Fortress, Mt. Rainier]

[Boeing B-17F Flying Fortress, Mt. Rainier]

Title: [Boeing Flying Fortress, Mt. Rainier]...Creator: Richie, Robert Yarnall, 1908-1984..Date: April 1943..Place: Mount Rainier, Washington..Part Of: Robert Yarnall Richie photograph collection..Physical Desc... More

[Waist Gunner in Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress, World War II]

[Waist Gunner in Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress, World War II]

Title: [Waist Gunner in Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress, World War II]..Creator: Richie, Robert Yarnall, 1908-1984..Date: April or May 1943..Place: Mitchel Field Air Force Base, Long Island, New York..Part Of: Robe... More

[Tail Gunner in Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress, World War II]

[Tail Gunner in Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress, World War II]

Title: [Tail Gunner in Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress, World War II]..Creator: Richie, Robert Yarnall, 1908-1984..Date: April or May 1943..Place: Mitchel Field Air Force Base, Long Island, New York..Part Of: Rober... More

Culver Cadet and Army Plane

Culver Cadet and Army Plane

Title: Culver Cadet and Army Plane..Creator: Richie, Robert Yarnall, 1908-1984..Date: September 1941..Part Of: Robert Yarnall Richie photograph collection..Description: Culver Cadet LCA and two monoplanes at ai... More

Dawn Patrol (B-25s)

Dawn Patrol (B-25s)

Title: Dawn Patrol (B-25s)..Creator: Richie, Robert Yarnall, 1908-1984..Date: September 18, 1941..Place: Lake Charles, Louisiana..Part Of: Robert Yarnall Richie photograph collection..Physical Description: 1 tr... More

[U.S. Flight Navigator, Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress, World War II]

[U.S. Flight Navigator, Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress, World War II]

Title: [U.S. Flight Navigator, Boeing B-17 Flying Fortress, World War II]..Creator: Richie, Robert Yarnall, 1908-1984..Date: April or May 1943..Place: Mitchel Field Air Force Base, Long Island, New York..Part O... More

Boeing Flying Fortress

Boeing Flying Fortress

Title: Boeing Flying Fortress..Creator: Richie, Robert Yarnall, 1908-1984..Date: April 1943..Place: Mount Rainier, Washington..Part Of: Robert Yarnall Richie photograph collection..Description: Boeing B-17F Fly... More

Mission Mfg. misc, ''Miss Mission'' series in color

Mission Mfg. misc, ''Miss Mission'' series in color

Title: Mission Mfg. misc, ''Miss Mission'' series in color ..Creator: Robert Yarnall Richie ..Date: August 1944..Place: Houston, Texas ..Part Of: Robert Yarnall Richie Photograph Collection..Physical Desc... More

Mission Mfg., ''Miss Mission'' series in color

Mission Mfg., ''Miss Mission'' series in color

Title: Mission Mfg., ''Miss Mission'' series in color ..Alternative Title: [Mission Manufacturing Co., ''Miss Mission'' series in color]..Creator: Robert Yarnall Richie ..Date: August 1944..Place: Housto... More

Mission Mfg. misc. field shots

Mission Mfg. misc. field shots

Title: Mission Mfg. misc. field shots ..Alternative Title: [Mission Manufacturing Co. miscellaneous shots]..Creator: Robert Yarnall Richie ..Date: August 1944..Place: Houston, Texas ..Part Of: Robert Yar... More

[Woman taping wire, Chrysler Corporation]

[Woman taping wire, Chrysler Corporation]

Title: [Woman taping wire, Chrysler Corporation] . .Creator: Richie, Robert Yarnall (1908-1984) ..Date: 1944 ..Part Of: Robert Yarnall Richie photographs..Physical Description: 1 transparency: film, ... More

Ida Fieldman March 1945

Ida Fieldman March 1945

Ida was a 2nd Lt. Army Nurse stationed in US. She took care of the men from overseas...Collection of The Jewish Historical Society of Greater Hartford..We're happy for you to share this digital image within th... More

Star of Scotland (built 1887; bark, 4m) under way in the stream, undated

Star of Scotland (built 1887; bark, 4m) under way in the stream, undat...

Port broadside view. Ex KENILWORTH. Additional information attached to the large print: "STAR OF SCOTLAND had a long and varied career. Built in Scotland as the KENNILWORTH; the shipyard had orders to turn out ... More

Gjørsliberget, Vang H. illegalt skirenn, hopprenn under krigen, jøssingrenn, 2. verdenskrig.

Gjørsliberget, Vang H. illegalt skirenn, hopprenn under krigen, jøssin...

Gjørsliberget, Vang H. illegalt skirenn, hopprenn under krigen, jøssingrenn, 2. verdenskrig.

Captain Joseph J. Foss peers from the cockpit of a

Captain Joseph J. Foss peers from the cockpit of a

Captain Joseph J. Foss peers from the cockpit of a Grumman F4F-4 Wildcat, the fighter type in which he scored all 26 of his victories. (Bettmann/Getty Images)

The Wright Brothers' First Heavier-than-air Flight

The Wright Brothers' First Heavier-than-air Flight

Description (December 17, 1903) On December 17, 1903, at 10:30am at Kitty Hawk, North Carolina, this airplane arose for a few seconds to make the first powered, heavier-than-air controlled flight in history. Th... More

Black troopers from the 9th Cavalry Regiment pass in

Black troopers from the 9th Cavalry Regiment pass in

Black troopers from the 9th Cavalry Regiment pass in review following the American Lake Maneuvers of 1904 on what is now Fort Lewis. In the decades following the Civil War, the black regiments, known as Buffalo... More

No 8 ghost

No 8 ghost

In 1899, the Quincy Mining Company expanded its operations by reopening an abandoned Mesnard mine shaft. Located to the east along the road to Calumet, Quincy renamed the shaft No. 8. and built a dozen new home... More

Johan Egeberg Mellbye (1866-1954), gardbruker på Grefsheim, formann i Norges Bondelag fra 1901 til 1951, avbrutt av en periode som landbruksminister i Hagerups andre ministerium 1904-05, og som stortingsmann for Bondepartiet 1921-30. Under krigen sa han nei til tyskernes krav som bondelagsformann og måtte sitte i husarrest resten av okkupasjonen.

Johan Egeberg Mellbye (1866-1954), gardbruker på Grefsheim, formann i ...

Glassplatesamling etter fotograf Martin A. Finborud. Nes, Ringsaker, Hedmark, familie, interiør, eksteriør, jordbruk, 1909-1923. Hoveddatering 1909-1912.

Photograph of Fire Fighters Carrying a Victim of the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire
Photograph of a Hole at the Bottom of a Fire Escape after the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire
Photograph of the Asch Building after the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire
Photograph of the Building Interior after the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire
Photograph of a Broken Fire Escape after the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire
Photograph of Victims of the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire in Coffins
Photograph of People Viewing Victims of the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire in Coffins
Photograph of a Window and Fire Escape after the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire
Photograph of Police Officers, Civilians and Victims on the Sidewalk during the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire
Photograph of Fire Fighters at the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory

Photograph of Fire Fighters at the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory

Photographs from the Depression and World War II

Photograph of Police Officers with Victims of the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire
Photograph of People near the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire

Photograph of People near the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire

Photographs from the Depression and World War II

Photograph of the Building Interior after the Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire
Manzanar War Relocation Center detainees, Manzanar National Historic Site, 2016.

Manzanar War Relocation Center detainees, Manzanar National Historic S...

Photo date unknown. Over 110,000 Japanese Americans were betrayed by their country and forced to live in one of ten military-style internment camps, like Manzanar, during World War II. Many women became mothers... More

Pilots and plane at Attu

Pilots and plane at Attu

Images of the 77th Bomber Squadron, serving in the Aleutian Campaign during World War II

Front Nose of B-25

Front Nose of B-25

Images of the 77th Bomber Squadron, serving in the Aleutian Campaign during World War II

Two B-25s in flight

Two B-25s in flight

Images of the 77th Bomber Squadron, serving in the Aleutian Campaign during World War II

B-25H, parked with a jeep

B-25H, parked with a jeep

Images of the 77th Bomber Squadron, serving in the Aleutian Campaign during World War II

B-25H parked in the snowy Aleutians

B-25H parked in the snowy Aleutians

Images of the 77th Bomber Squadron, serving in the Aleutian Campaign during World War II

B-25J flying over water, a mountain of the Kurie Islands in the distance

B-25J flying over water, a mountain of the Kurie Islands in the distan...

Images of the 77th Bomber Squadron, serving in the Aleutian Campaign during World War II

Fort Mason, Headquarters for SFPE

Fort Mason, Headquarters for SFPE

During World War II, Fort Mason was the headquarters for the entire port operation, which included three separate commands: Fort Mason, Oakland Army Base and Camp Stoneman (Pittsburg, CA). In addition to standa... More

Manzanar War Relocation Center detainees, Manzanar National Historic Site, 2016.

Manzanar War Relocation Center detainees, Manzanar National Historic S...

Photo date unknown. Over 110,000 Japanese Americans were betrayed by their country and forced to live in one of ten military-style internment camps, like Manzanar, during World War II. Many women became mothers... More

World War II (WWII) area photograph of US Marine Corps (USMC) First Lieutenant (1LT Lieutenant Albert Edward Hacking, taken at San Diego, California (CA), April 19,1943. 1LT Hacking is assigned to the First Marine Air Wing, (1ST MAW) South Pacific and is an Ace Pilot credited with 5 kills. His home is 152 Finch Avenue Pawtucket, Rhode Island

World War II (WWII) area photograph of US Marine Corps (USMC) First Li...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: San Diego State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Stotz, Usmc Release Status: Released to Public C... More

Andenes festning, nøytralitetsvakt under 1. verdenskrig. Nr. 2 f. h. i første rekke. Olaf Olsen Finnberget fra Tangen, Militære, uniformer.

Andenes festning, nøytralitetsvakt under 1. verdenskrig. Nr. 2 f. h. i...

Collection archive for old Hamar municipality. Most of the archive is repro after borrowing of originals. The motifs include everyday and leisure, family and work, amateur and professional photography. Dating f... More

B-25 in flight southeast of Attu

B-25 in flight southeast of Attu

Images of the 77th Bomber Squadron, serving in the Aleutian Campaign during World War II

B-25H parked in the snowy Aleutians

B-25H parked in the snowy Aleutians

Images of the 77th Bomber Squadron, serving in the Aleutian Campaign during World War II

World War II (WWII) area photograph of US Marine Corps (USMC) Major (MAJ), George L. Hollowell, taken at Marine Corps Air Station, El Centro, California (CA). MAJ Hollowell is an Ace Pilot credited with 8 kills

World War II (WWII) area photograph of US Marine Corps (USMC) Major (M...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Base: Naval Air Facility, El Centro State: California (CA) Country: United States Of America (USA) Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Rele... More

World War II (WWII) area photograph of US Marine Corps (USMC) Second Lieutenant (2LT) Charles David Jones. 2LT Jones is an Ace Pilot credited with 6 kills. His home is 112 Dow Avenue, Mineola, New York

World War II (WWII) area photograph of US Marine Corps (USMC) Second L...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: Country: South Pacific Scene Camera Operator: Unknown Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

Nose of a B-25

Nose of a B-25

Images of the 77th Bomber Squadron, serving in the Aleutian Campaign during World War II

World War II (WWII) area photograph of US Marine Corps (USMC) Major (MAJ), Jack E. Conger assigned to the Death Dealers" squadron on Peleliu Island. MAJ Conger is an Ace Pilot credited with 10 kills. His home is 6009 North Waterbury Road, Des Moines, Iowa

World War II (WWII) area photograph of US Marine Corps (USMC) Major (M...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: State: Peleliu Island Country: Belau (PLW) Scene Camera Operator: SSGT William Wilson, Usmc Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military Servic... More

Private Jack Martin entertains the kids, 1943

Private Jack Martin entertains the kids, 1943

ID Number: 138832 .Melbourne, Victoria. ..Private Jack Martin, driver of the Mobile Entertainment Unit purchased with money raised by the State School children of Victoria, shows children of the Rathdown Str... More

An undated file photo of U.S. Navy Lt. Gerald R. Ford taken during World War II.

An undated file photo of U.S. Navy Lt. Gerald R. Ford taken during Wor...

WASHINGTON (Oct. 30, 2013) An undated file photo of U.S. Navy Lt. Gerald R. Ford taken during World War II. (U.S. Navy photo courtesy Naval History and Heritage Command) File# 131030-N-ZZ999-003

B-25J flying over water, a mountain of the Kurie Islands in the distance

B-25J flying over water, a mountain of the Kurie Islands in the distan...

Images of the 77th Bomber Squadron, serving in the Aleutian Campaign during World War II

B-25H, parked with a jeep

B-25H, parked with a jeep

Images of the 77th Bomber Squadron, serving in the Aleutian Campaign during World War II

B-25 in flight

B-25 in flight

Images of the 77th Bomber Squadron, serving in the Aleutian Campaign during World War II

B-25 flying above a ship in the Aleutians

B-25 flying above a ship in the Aleutians

Images of the 77th Bomber Squadron, serving in the Aleutian Campaign during World War II

Ett invalidtåg i Trelleborg

Ett invalidtåg i Trelleborg

Ett invalidtåg i Trelleborg

Two B-25s in flight

Two B-25s in flight

Images of the 77th Bomber Squadron, serving in the Aleutian Campaign during World War II

four B-25s in flight

four B-25s in flight

Images of the 77th Bomber Squadron, serving in the Aleutian Campaign during World War II

B-25 of the 77th Bomber Squadron in flight over water

B-25 of the 77th Bomber Squadron in flight over water

Images of the 77th Bomber Squadron, serving in the Aleutian Campaign during World War II

Men crossing the ship's gangplank

Men crossing the ship's gangplank

This photo, taken during World War II, shows the large scale of the ships and their juxtaposition against the piers.

B-25 flying above a ship in the Aleutians

B-25 flying above a ship in the Aleutians

Images of the 77th Bomber Squadron, serving in the Aleutian Campaign during World War II

Front Nose of B-25

Front Nose of B-25

Images of the 77th Bomber Squadron, serving in the Aleutian Campaign during World War II

Pilots and plane at Attu

Pilots and plane at Attu

Images of the 77th Bomber Squadron, serving in the Aleutian Campaign during World War II

4th Coast Artillery mine planter, WWII

4th Coast Artillery mine planter, WWII

4th Coast Artillery mine planter, Ellery W. Niles, from World War II. Fort Mason.

Nose of a B-25

Nose of a B-25

Images of the 77th Bomber Squadron, serving in the Aleutian Campaign during World War II

B-25 in flight

B-25 in flight

Images of the 77th Bomber Squadron, serving in the Aleutian Campaign during World War II

World War II (WWII) area photograph of US Marine Corps (USMC) First Lieutenant (1LT) Robert M. Hanson, Marine Fighter Squadron 215 (VMF-215) "Flying Corsairs" taken at Bougainville, January 28,1944. 1LT Hanson was awarded the Medal of Honor and is an Ace Pilot credited with 25 kills. His home is 31 Brooks Avenue, Newtonville, Massachusetts

World War II (WWII) area photograph of US Marine Corps (USMC) First Li...

The original finding aid described this photograph as: State: Bougainville Country: Solomon Islands (SLB) Scene Camera Operator: SGT Douglas White, Usmc Release Status: Released to Public Combined Military ... More

KRISTIAN MIKAL SKEIBROK HESKESTAD, MANN, FØDT 05. 01. 1896, MILITÆRUNIFORM, OFFISERUNIFORM. HALVFIG. , 33212 Skeibrok er morens fødselsnavn som søster av billedhogger Skeibrok fra Lista. Uniformen på dette bildet er utstilt i museet i Ostrzeszow, stedet han satt som fange i slutten av krigen. Arrestert som offiser. Arbeidet som lærer i Stange kommune i sine aktive år som lærer.

KRISTIAN MIKAL SKEIBROK HESKESTAD, MANN, FØDT 05. 01. 1896, MILITÆRUNI...

Glass plate collection by photographer Christian Grundseth, Hamar. Hamar motif, Ringsaker, Løten, Stange, portraits, industry, group pictures, 1915-1940.

13.2mm Anti-Aircraft Gun (Today)

13.2mm Anti-Aircraft Gun (Today)

The remains of a twin-mounted, 13.2mm anti-aircraft gun on Kiska Island.

25mm (Type 96) Anti-Aircraft Gun

25mm (Type 96) Anti-Aircraft Gun

Gun on North Head overlooking Kiska Harbor.

Downed Japanese Mitsubishi A6M Zero Fighter Plane

Downed Japanese Mitsubishi A6M Zero Fighter Plane

Below: U.S. forces on Akutan Island inspecting the downed Japanese Mitsubishi A6M Zero fighter that was damaged in the Dutch Harbor attack and crash landed on Akutan Island, killing the pilot.

First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt christens the USS Alazon Bay

First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt christens the USS Alazon Bay

In 1943, Louis Lee took this photograph of First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt christening the U.S. Navy escort aircraft carrier USS Alazon Bay. The ship was built under a Maritime Commission contract sponsored by the... More

Attu - In the Valley

Attu - In the Valley

Soldiers on Attu

Historic Fort Snelling

Historic Fort Snelling

Fort Snelling was constructed at the confluence of the Minnesota and Mississippi Rivers starting in the 1820s. This strategic fort controlled river traffic over a broad swath of what was to become the upper Mid... More

Teak Decking

Teak Decking

A cleared section of the teak wood decking on the USS Arizona

Attu Landscape

Attu Landscape

Faraway Attu briefly became home to many soldiers in the Aleutians Theater

13.2mm Anti-Aircraft Gun (Today)

13.2mm Anti-Aircraft Gun (Today)

Image of the remains of a twin-mounted, 13.2mm anti-aircraft gun on Kiska Island.

Galley bowls

Galley bowls

Bowls from the galley on the USS Arizona resting in silt and surrounded by sea sponges

Another view through a porthole

Another view through a porthole

Looking through a porthole into a stateroom, illuminated by a diver's light

Japanese Shrine Left on Kiska

Japanese Shrine Left on Kiska

U.S. soldier standing next to one of the Japanese shrines left on the island.

Workers at the Kaiser Shipyards

Workers at the Kaiser Shipyards

Louis Lee's photographs offer a behind-the-scenes window into the labor necessary to build ships for the war effort during World War II.

_DSC2124 EDIT

_DSC2124 EDIT

Pounded bark wall hanging with design of birds, wreaths, flags, hats, and crossed swords. Reportedly brought from the South Pacific to the Army- Navy club (current Kingsley Plantation Ranger offices) by Victor ... More

Attu Tent Camp

Attu Tent Camp

Accommodations on Attu

50 caliber shells

50 caliber shells

Two 50 caliber shells with museum tags, from the forward ammunition locker on the USS Arizona

USS Arizona Memorial at half-staff

USS Arizona Memorial at half-staff

The flag at the USS Arizona Memorial flies at half-staff, viewed from the waterline

Memorial sculpture

Memorial sculpture

This Felix de Weldon bronze memorial pays tribute to the members of the U.S. Marine Corps who died during World War II, and the Korean and Vietnam conflicts.

25mm (Type 96) Anti-Aircraft Gun

25mm (Type 96) Anti-Aircraft Gun

Gun in position to guard Kiska Harbor.

Gaylord Tapp's service commendations

Gaylord Tapp's service commendations

Gaylord Tapp with Purple Heart and other service commendations. Note the Purple Heart with an oak leaf cluster (equals two Purple Hearts).

The court of Fort Point and the lighthouse

The court of Fort Point and the lighthouse

The Fort has been called "the pride of the Pacific," "the Gibraltar of the West Coast," and "one of the most perfect models of masonry in America." When construction began during the height of the California Go... More

NPS Diver and three forward guns

NPS Diver and three forward guns

An NPS diver shines a light on the three forward guns on the No. 1 Turret of the USS Arizona

Visitors during half-staff

Visitors during half-staff

Visitors on the USS Arizona Memorial as the flag flies at half-staff

Clifford McGinnis' Separation Qualification Record

Clifford McGinnis' Separation Qualification Record

Side one of the document separating Captain McGinnis from service, after World War II.

13.2mm Anti Aircraft Gun

13.2mm Anti Aircraft Gun

Image of a twin-mounted, 13.2mm anti-aircraft gun on Kiska.

Ships at dry dock

Ships at dry dock

Louis Lee took this photograph of three ships under construction at the Kaiser Shipyards in Vancouver, Washington.

World War II Valor in the Pacific

World War II Valor in the Pacific

At World War II Valor in the Pacific National Monument, home of the USS Arizona Memorial, learn about one of the most pivotal moments in US history: the attack on Pearl Harbor, and the subsequent entry of the U... More

Uniformed Soldiers in Nenana

Uniformed Soldiers in Nenana

Soldiers working near the railroad in Nenana, Alaska.

Open hatch with cover

Open hatch with cover

An open hatch with the cover propped open on the forward port side of the USS Arizona, just behind the No. 1 gun turret.