Hearst Castle, San Simeon, California is a National Historic Landmark mansion located on the Central Coast of California, United States. It was designed by architect Julia Morgan between 1919 and 1947 for newspaper magnate William Randolph Hearst.
Gloria Richardson removes the rifle of a National Guardsman from her way during a 1963 Civil Rights Protest on Maryland. This took a lot of courage to gently push aside the gun with no comment, and nary a backwards glance.
The Scottish Register of Tartans is a national repository of tartan designs. It is an on-line website database facility maintained by the National Records of Scotland, an executive agency of the Scottish Government. Anyone can register new tartan designs.
One of New Mexico's better-kept secrets. Kasha-Katuwe Tent Rocks is a National Monument, but even though it's earned a place amongst America's other National Parks and Monuments, it's easily overlooked. NM, US. Gotta see this strange place!
Red River Gorge, Kentucky - designated as a National Scenic Byway, and the exquisite beauty of its dramatic landscape, including its awesome arches and breathtaking sandstone cliffs, is the result of millions of years of sculpting by wind and water.
1915 Red Fox James, a Blackfoot Indian, rode horseback from state to state seeking approval for a day to honor Indians. On Dec. he presented the endorsements of 24 state governments at the White House. Library of Congress
Williams the first black woman to direct & produce a film. Her film "Flames of Wrath" was a crime drama & was released in Julie Dash was the first African American woman to have a national release with her film "Daughters of the Dust", in
Meet the “Chinese Joan of Arc,” Qiu Jin (秋瑾) a radical women’s rights activist who defied tradition to become the leader of a revolutionary army. Qiu Jin boldly challenged traditional gender roles and demanded equal rights and opportunities for women.