The Ranger Nation has been credited with keeping the South Side of Chicago "cool" during the summer of 1967 and the spring of 1968, following the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King." Excerpt from the May 1969 Issue of the Atlantic: Chicago's Blackstone Rangers (I). Photographer unknown.
The Great Blizzard of 1888 brought 40-50 inches of snow to many states, including Connecticut, Massachusetts, New York, and New Jersey. It’s said that the storm wrapped areas from the Chesapeake all the way north to Maine. Along with the heavy snow came snow drifts as high as 50ft because of 45mph winds.
Slavery in the United States - Wikipedia https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Slavery_in_the_United_States Atlantic slave trade; African-American history; Slavery in the United States; History in agriculture; African-American business history; African-American ... Colonial America · Revolutionary era · 1790 to 1850 · Agitation against slavery . Slavery in America - Black History - HISTORY.com www.history.com/topics/black-history/slavery Video embedded · Find out more about the history…
Times Square theaters by day, in New York City. The Times Building, Loew's Theatre, Hotel Astor, Gaiety Theatre and other landmarks are featured in this January, 1938 photo. (Bofinger, E.M./Courtesy NYC Municipal Archives)