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Intro to the pilot episode of ZOOM, a popular show in the 1970s that was later revived in the 1990s.

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Created by the Social Security Board sometime between 1937 and 1939, this public information poster illustrates how wage records were kept for Social Security purposes. According to the Social Security Administration, this was an issue of some…

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Because of the new emphasis placed on cheap fares and reduced services after deregulation, the legacy airlines risked alienating customers who had willingly paid higher prices for niceties. Some therefore sought to publicize options for passengers…

The impresario Martin Beck discovered Irving, Jack, and Phil Kaufman in New York City around 1905. The three brothers appeared frequently on the vaudeville circuit and eventually moved into recording, usually separate from one another. Jack made…

You Can't Walk Back From An Aeroplane.mp3

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"Wounded Kent State student John Cleary is attended to by other students, who helped save his life. (Kent State University)"

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This is an image of the crowd at Woodstock in 1969. There had been a huge rainstorm so the whole field was very muddy.

Women's Colleges and Women's Lib (primary).pdf
Beyond simply having less incentive to stay in the home, women began to push marriage and family off altogether. The traditional urgency that women felt to find a husband and get married no longer existed because of changing values and priorities. …
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