20th Century History Sitemap - Page 3 2016-09-26

History of the Olympics - 1908 London Olympic Games
The 1908 Olympic Games were relocated from Rome to London. The 1906 Olympics marked a number of firsts: the first opening ceremony, first time diving added as an event, and first time the distance of a marathon officially established.

Winners of the Nobel Prize List
Nobel Prize winners list chemistry physics physiology medicine peace literature economics

History of the Olympics - 1956 Games in Melbourne
The 1956 Olympic Games were the first to be held in the Southern Hemisphere and the first to hold closing ceremonies.

The 1932 Olympic Games in Los Angeles - History
Since the world was mired in the Great Depression, many countries and guests were slow to respond to invitations to the 1932 Olympic Games. However, the 1932 Olympics proved memorable and debuted the first Olympic Village.

The 1992 Olympic Games in Barcelona
The first Olympic Games in three decades without a boycott included a unified Germany, post-apartheid South Africa, and post Soviet Union countries.

1928 Olympic Games in Amsterdam
The 1928 Olympic Games in Amsterdam saw the debut of the Olympic flame as well as track-and-field events and gymnastics for women.

1912 Olympic Games in Stockholm, Sweden
The 1912 Olympic Games were the first, well-organized Games of modern times.

Hitler's Family Tree
Did you know that Adolf Hitler had a sister named Paula? Or that Hitler had four other siblings that died in their youth? Take a close look at Hitler's family tree and find out all sorts of interesting tidbits.

20th Century History Timeline - Decade by Decade
Every decade of the twentieth century had its own personality. Learn about the major events from the 1900s to the 1990s.

World War I Pictures
A large compilation of World War I pictures, including soldiers in combat, destruction, and injured soldiers.

Holocaust Map of Concentration and Death Camps
A Holocaust map of Eastern Europe showing the locations of Nazi death and concentration camps.

WSPU Founded by Emmeline Pankhurst
In 1903, Emmeline Pankhurst founded the Women's Social and Political Union (WSPU), which evolved into a militant, women's suffrage organization in the United Kingdom. Learn more about the WSPU, which helped bring about the vote for women in Britain.

Evian Conference
In 1938, 32 countries sent representatives to Evian, France to discuss the problem of Jewish emigration from Nazi Germany. Despite high hopes, only one country offered any sort of option. The failure of the Evian Conference led the Nazis to the understanding that Jews were not wanted anywhere, prompting the Nazis to create the Final Solution.

Gerald Ford
Gerald Ford became the 38th President of the United States when Richard Nixon resigned in 1974. Since Ford had been appointed (not elected) vice president after the resignation of Spiro Agnew, Ford became the only U.S. president to not have been elected. Find out more about Gerald Ford's life, presidency, pardon of Nixon, and later years in this short biography of President Gerald Ford.

Joe DiMaggio
Joe DiMaggio is one of the greatest baseball players of all time. He played in the major leagues for the Yankees and in 1941 set an all time, yet-to-be-beat, hitting streak that lasted 56 games. Learn more about the life of baseball player Joe DiMaggio, including his marriage to actress Marilyn Monroe.

Jimmy Stewart
Jimmy Stewart was one of the most beloved American film actors of the 20th century. With calm, charm, and self confidence, Stewart was a hero both on and off screen. Having appeared in over 90 films, Jimmy Stewart is well remembered for his performances in such popular movies as Vertigo and It's a Wonderful Life.

Shackleton's Voyage of Endurance to Antarctica - Page 2
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Shackleton's Voyage of Endurance to Antarctica - Page 3
20th Century History. Page 3.

Shackleton's Voyage of Endurance to Antarctica
When Sir Ernest Shackleton and his men left England in August 1914, they thought they were going on a challenging but grand adventure to be the first to cross the continent of Antarctica. Instead, their ship got trapped in ice and later sank before the group ever reached land. The rest of their story is purely amazing because time after time, it seemed like they shouldn't survive. Read their story -- a story of hope, desperation, freezing cold, hunger, and perseverence. A story of survival.

FDR Memorial in Washington D.C. -- Room 2: Waterfall
In Room 2, the waterfalls that are scattered throughout the FDR Memorial do not run as smoothly now.

FDR Memorial in Washington D.C. -- Room 2: The New Deal
A picture of a room full of columns representing the New Deal at the FDR Memorial in Washington D.C.

The Design for the FDR Memorial in Washington D.C.
For the first time in over half a century, a new presidential memorial was built in Washington D.C. Find out more about the 7.5 acre memorial that honors Franklin D. Roosevelt.

FDR Memorial in Washington D.C. -- Room 3: World War II
Room 3 of the FDR Memorial begins with a quote about the bloodshed of war.

FDR Memorial in Washington D.C. -- Room 3: Waterfall
The war ravaged the country. This waterfall is much larger than the others in the FDR Memorial and there are large chunks of granite scattered about.

FDR Memorial in Washington D.C. -- Room 3: FDR and Fala
The very large statue of FDR with his favorite dog, Fala, at the FDR Memorial in Washington D.C.

FDR Memorial in Washington D.C. -- Room 4: Eleanor Roosevelt Statue
The statue of Eleanor Roosevelt which rests in Room 4 of the FDR Memorial in Washington D.C.

FDR Memorial in Washington D.C. -- Room 1: The First Term
For the first time in over half a century, a new presidential memorial was built in Washington D.C. Take a look into Room 1 of the new Franklin D. Roosevelt Memorial.

FDR Memorial - Statue of FDR Sitting in a Wheelchair
For the first time in over half a century, a new presidential memorial was built in Washington D.C. Take a look into Room 1 of the new Franklin D. Roosevelt Memorial and see a statue of FDR sitting in a wheelchair.

FDR Memorial in Washington D.C. -- Room 1: Waterfall
A picture of the first waterfall within the FDR Memorial in Washington D.C.

FDR Memorial in Washington D.C. -- View From Room 1 to Room 2
A picture that shows the vastness of the FDR Memorial in Washington D.C.

FDR Memorial in Washington D.C. -- Room 2: The Fireside Chat
A picture of the fireside chat statue at the FDR Memorial in Washington D.C.

FDR Memorial in Washington D.C. -- Room 2: The Rural Couple
A picture of the Rural Couple statue in the FDR Memorial in Washington D.C.

FDR Memorial in Washington D.C. -- Room 2: Breadline
A picture of the Breadline statue in the FDR Memorial.

FDR Memorial in Washington D.C. -- Room 2: Quote
One of the 21 quotes that appear in the FDR Memorial in Washington D.C.

Did Neil Armstrong Flub His Line When First Stepping on the Moon?
When Neil Armstrong stepped onto the moon on July 20, 1969, he made the famous statement,

Neil Armstrong
On July 20, 1969, Neil Armstrong took a step out of the Apollo 11 lunar craft onto the moon. This giant leap for mankind made Armstrong the first man to walk on the moon.

John F. Kennedy
JFK was more than just the 35th president of the United States - he was a charismatic and popular leader.

Space Exploration
For thousands of years, people have looked up into the sky and wondered what was really up there. In the 20th century, for the first time in history, people traveled into the unknown of space. Learn more about the men and women who became astronauts as well as the bumpy ride to space.

20th Century Decade by Decade
Each decade of the 20th century had a distinct set of issues, events, and even style. Learn more about the 20th century by examining it decade by decade.

Space Shuttle Challenger Tragedy
On January 28, 1986, the Space Shuttle Challenger launched with seven crewmen, including one civilian teacher. With the world watching, the Challenger exploded a little over a minute into its flight.

Holocaust Basics
Wondering where you can learn the basics about this important event in history? Here are some resources for you to start learning about the Holocaust.

Aktion Erntefest
On November 3, 1943, the Nazis committed simultaneous acts of mass murder of approximately 43,000 Jewish men, women, and children in three remaining camps in the Generalgouvernement (large area in Poland) - Trawniki, Poniatowa, and Majdanek. The code name for this operation was Erntefest (Harvest Festival).

Aktion Erntefest - Part 2
Part two of an article about Aktion Erntefest, the 1943 slaughter of approximately 43,000 Jewish men, women, and children by the Nazis. Page 2.

Nobel Prizes Fast Facts
Interesting facts and trivia about the Nobel Prizes. Find out when the first Nobel Prizes were awarded, when a sixth category was added, and what happens if you nominate yourself.

SS Ranks and Their Western Equivalents
Have you ever been a bit confused by the titles of Nazi officials? This page offers a listing of Nazi SS ranks and their Western equivalents.

IOC Presidents - The International Olympic Committee
A list of the presidents of the IOC (the International Olympic Committee) from 1894 until present.

History of the Olympics - 1980 Olympic Games in Moscow
The 1980 Olympic Games were most notable for the largest boycott of an Olympics in history.

History of the Olympics - 1996 Olympic Games in Atlanta
A pipe bomb that exploded in Atlanta's Centennial Olympic Park disrupted the 1996 Olympic Games in Atlanta.

History of the Olympics - 2000 Olympic Games in Sydney
The 2000 Summer Games in Sydney began with an impressive opening ceremony that highlighted Australian history from the aboriginal people to the settlers of the outback.

Academy Awards History
From the first Academy Awards ceremony in 1928 until the present, the Academy Awards are fun and full of the unexpected. Relive the exciting moments that made Oscar history through a year-by-year history of the Academy Awards.

History of the Olympics - 1916 Olympic Games
Although the 1916 Olympic Games were scheduled to be held in Berlin, World War I caused the Olympic Games to be canceled.

History of the Olympics - 1904 Olympic Games in St. Louis
The 1904 Olympic Games were held in St. Louis, United States. Unfortunately, holding the Olympics far from Europe made worldwide participation very low.

Books by Stephen Ambrose
A list of books written by prominent historian Stephen Ambrose.

History Day - How to Make an Annotated Bibliography
Annotated bibliographies are more than just writing the title and author of the book. Learn how to create a good annotated bibliography.

Elvis Quiz
A 10-question multiple-choice quiz all about Elvis Presley. Take this Elvis Quiz to test your Elvis Presley knowledge.

World War II Posters - Careless Talk Kills
A compilation of World War II posters warning to keep your mouth shut so that the enemy cannot gain sensative information.

World War II Posters - Women
A large compilation of World War II posters about women at war and on the home front.

The Most Famous Great Depression Picture - A Mother of Seven Children by Dorthea Lange
The famous picture of a mother of seven during the Great Depression, taken by Dorthea Lange.

Nobel Economics Prize Winners - A List of the Winners of the Nobel Economics Prize
A list of the winners of the Nobel Economic Prize.

Nobel Physics Prize Winners - A List of Winners of the Nobel Physics Prize
A list of the winners of the Nobel Physics Prize.: antoine henri becquerel sir james chadwick heike kamerlingh onnes nobel prize winners erwin schrodinger

Photographs of the Krakow Ghetto
Photographs of the Krakow Ghetto: ghetto jews krakow ghetto photographs of the holocaust photo identification card german policeman checks

Being Resettled: Photographs of Life in a Ghetto
Photographs of Jews being forced to resettle into a ghetto

Holocaust Picture - Naked Jewish Women, Some of Whom are Holding Infants, Wait in a Line Before Their Execution by Ukrainian Auxilliary Police
Picture of naked Jewish women, some of whom are holding infants, wait in a line before their execution by Ukrainian auxilliary police.

Concentration Camp and Death Camp Photographs: Ravensbruck
Photographs of the Nazi's concentration camp at Ravensbruck, a women's camp

Auschwitz Picture - Entrance Sign to Auschwitz That States Arbeit Macht Frei
Picture of the entrance into Auschwitz, the sign that reads: Arbeit Macht Frei.

Australia Becomes a Commonwealth
After ten years of planning, the six colonies of Australia joined together in a federation to create the Commonwealth of Australia on January 1, 1901.

First Heart Transplant
On December 3, 1967, South African surgeon Christiaan Barnard conducted the first heart transplant on 53-year-old Lewis Washkansky.

Prohibition Ends in the U.S.
Prohibition officially ended with the ratificaton of the 21st Amendment to the U.S. Constitution on December 5, 1933.

Pancho Villa Retires
In 1920, Pancho Villa agreed to retire as part of a peace agreement with the new interim president of Mexico, Adolfo De la Huerta.

1918 Spanish Flu Pandemic Pictures - A Child Sick With the Spanish Flu
A picture of a child with influenza in bed, with her mother and a visiting nurse standing nearby. Page 11.

1918 Spanish Flu Pandemic Pictures - An Army Tent Hospital for Influenza Patients
A U.S. Army tent hospital for influenza patients at Camp Beauregard in Louisiana. Page 17.

1918 Spanish Flu Pandemic Pictures - Crowded Sleeping Area With Beds Separated by Sneeze Screens
A picture of the crowded sleeping area extemporized on the Drill Hall floor of the Main Barracks at the Naval Training Station in San Francisco, with sneeze screens erected as a precaution against the spread of the Spanish flu. Page 9.

1918 Spanish Flu Pandemic Pictures - Patients in Bed in an Army Field Hospital's Influenza Ward
A picture of patients in bed in an Army Field Hospital's influenza ward. Page 20.

1918 Spanish Flu Pandemic Pictures - An Influenza Ward at a U.S. Army Camp Hospital
A picture of influenza ward no. 1 at U.S. Army Camp Hospital no. 45 in France. Page 18.

1918 Spanish Flu Pandemic Pictures - Interior of an Influenza Ward
A picture of the interior of an influenza ward at a U.S. Army Field Hospital in Germany. Page 15.

1918 Spanish Flu Pandemic Pictures - A Letter Carrier Wearing a Mask
A picture of a letter carrier in New York wearing a mask for protection against the Spanish flu. Page 2.

1918 Spanish Flu Pandemic Pictures - A Naked Man Getting a Shot
A naked man getting inoculated for influenza at an embarkation camp in France. Page 21.

1918 Spanish Flu Pandemic Pictures - A Nurse Wearing a Mask While Filling a Pitcher From a Fire Hydrant
A picture of a nurse wearing a mask while filling a pitcher with water from a fire hydrant. Page 5.

1918 Spanish Flu Pandemic Pictures - Army Hospital Patients Wearing Masks at a Moving Picture Show Because of an Influenza Epidemic
A picture of U.S. Army Hospital patients wearing masks at a moving picture show because of an influenza epidemic. Page 19.

1918 Spanish Flu Pandemic Pictures - Policemen in Seattle Wearing Masks
A picture of policemen in Seattle wearing masks during the 1918 Spanish flu pandemic. Page 13.

1918 Spanish Flu Pandemic Pictures - A Prevent Disease Sign
A sign that states: Prevent Disease, Careless Spitting, Coughing, Sneezing Spread Influenza and Tuberculosis. Page 16.

1918 Spanish Flu Pandemic Pictures - A Sign Warning People Not to Spit on the Floor
A picture of a sign that warns people not to spit on the floor, during the 1918 Spanish flu pandemic. Page 10.

1918 Spanish Flu Pandemic Pictures - A Sign That Reports the Number of Cases and Deaths Suffered at the Naval Aircraft Factory in Philadelphia
A picture of a sign stating the number of patients and number of deaths at the Naval Aircraft Factory in Philadelphia. Page 12.

1918 Spanish Flu Pandemic Pictures - Rows of Beds Separated by Sneeze Screens in a Hospital
A picture of rows of beds, separated by sneeze screens at a Naval Training Station Hospital in San Francisco. Page 7.

1918 Spanish Flu Pandemic Pictures - A Doctor Spraying the Throat of His Patient in an Attempt to Prevent the Spanish Flu
A picture of a doctor spraying a soldier's throat in an attempt to prevent the Spanish flu. Page 4.

1918 Spanish Flu Pandemic Pictures - A Street Car Conductor Not Allowing Passengers Aboard Without a Mask
A picture of a street car conductor not allowing passengers aboard without a mask, during the 1918 Spanish flu pandemic. Page 14.

1918 Spanish Flu Pandemic Pictures - A Typist Wearing a Mask
A picture of a typist wearing a mask, during the 1918 Spanish flu pandemic. Page 8.

1918 Spanish Flu Pandemic Pictures - A Warning Poster in Front of a Theater
A picture of a sign that warns theater goers not to enter if they have a cold and are coughing and sneezing. Page 3.

1918 Spanish Flu Pandemic Pictures - A Boxing Match on a Ship With Spectators Wearing Masks
A picture of a boxing match on the ship's forecastle with the spectators wearing masks as a precaution against the Spanish flu. Page 6.

1918 Spanish Flu Pandemic Pictures - A Cartoon That Shows a Mask as a Countermeasure to the Spanish Flu Pandemic
A picture of a cartoon that portrays a mask as a countermeasure to the 1918 Spanish flu pandemic. Page 23.

1918 Spanish Flu Pandemic Picture - The Liberty Loan Parade at Philadelphia
A picture of the Liberty Loan Parade at Philadelphia, just days before a massive outbreak of the Spanish flu. Page 22.

Apollo 11 Pictures - Crew Dining Together
A picture of the Apollo 11 crew dining in the Crew Reception Area after their lunar flight. Page 41.

Apollo 11 Picture - Crewmen Being Debriefed
A picture of the Apollo 11 crewmen going through their postflight debriefing session. Page 40.

Apollo 11 Pictures - Crewmen Walking to Quarantine Unit
A picture of the Apollo 11 crewmen, wearing biological isolation garments, walking toward the Mobile Quarantine Facility aboard the U.S.S. Hornet. Page 35.

Apollo 11 Pictures - First Lunar Sample Photographed
A picture of the first lunar sample from the Apollo 11 mission that was photographed in detail. Page 64.

Apollo 11 Pictures - Flight Controllers Celebrating Successful Landing
A picture showing the Mission Operations Control Room in the Mission Control Center in which the flight controllers celebrate the successful conclusion of the Apollo 11 lunar landing mission. Page 34.

Apollo 11 Pictures - Lunar Sample Under Examination
A picture of an Apollo 11 lunar sample under scientific examination. Page 38.

Apollo 11 Pictures - Mice Inoculated With Lunar Sample Material
A picture of scientists examining mice in the Animal laboratory of the Lunar Receiving Laboratory which have been inoculated with lunar sample material. Page 39.

Apollo 11 Pictures - President Nixon Welcoming the Astronauts Aboard
A picture of President Richard M. Nixon welcoming the Apollo 11 astronauts aboard the U.S.S. Hornet. Page 36.

Apollo 11 Pictures - Sample Return Container
A picture of the first Apollo 11 sample return container, containing lunar surface material, to arrive at Ellington Air Force Base by air from the Pacific recovery area. Page 37.

Apollo 11 Pictures - Apollo 11 Spacecraft Hoisted Aboard
A picture of the Apollo 11 spacecraft Command Module being hoisted aboard the U.S.S. Hornet. Page 32.

Apollo 11 Pictures - Ticker Tape Parade for the Apollo 11 Astronauts
A picture of a ticker tape parade for the Apollo 11 astronauts. Page 42.

Apollo 11 Picture - Buzz Aldrin Deploying Experiments Package
A picture of Buzz Aldrin having just deployed the Early Apollo Scientific Experiments Package. Page 24.

Apollo 11 Pictures - Buzz Aldrin Deploying Scientific Instruments
A picture of Buzz Aldrin moving into position to deploy two components of the Early Apollo Scientific Experiments Package (EASEP) on the surface of the Moon during the Apollo 11 extravehicular activity. Page 22.

Apollo 11 Pictures - Neil Armstrong Descending Ladder
A picture of Neil Armstrong descending the ladder of the Apollo 11 Lunar Module prior to making the first step by man on the moon. Page 20.

Apollo 11 Pictures - Neil Armstrong in Lunar Module
View of Astronaut Neil A. Armstrong, commander, in the Lunar Module during the Apollo 11 lunar landing mission. Page 61.

Apollo 11 Pictures - Buzz Aldrin Making a Sandwich
A picture of Buzz Aldrin making a sandwich in zer gravity conditions during the Apollo 11 mission. Page 10.

Apollo 11 Pictures - Buzz Aldrin Stands by the Flag
A picture of Buzz Aldrin posing near the deployed United States flag during the Apollo 11 mission. Page 6.

Apollo 11 Pictures - Buzz Aldrin Walking on the Moon
Picture of Buzz Aldrin walking on the Moon near a leg of the Lunar Module during Apollo 11 mission. Page 23.

Apollo 11 Pictures - Crewmen Awaiting Pickup
A picture of the Apollo 11 crewmen in the water awaiting pickup by a helicopter from the U.S.S. Hornet. Page 31.

Apollo 11 Pictures - The Earth Partially Illumiinated
A picture of the Earth, with just a section illuminated, as seen from the Apollo 11 spacecraft. Page 30.

Apollo 11 Pictures - Footprint on the Moon
A close-up picture of an astronaut's footprint in the lunar soil. Page 5.

Apollo 11 Pictures - Apollo 11 Lunar Module on the Surface of the Moon
A close-up picture of the Apollo 11 Lunar Module as it rested on the surface of the Moon. Page 19.

Apollo 11 Pictures - Mission Operations Control Room
A picture of the Mission Operations Control Room in the Mission Control Center for Apollo 11. Page 25.

Apollo 11 Pictures - Plaque That Was Left on the Moon
Picture of the plaque which the Apollo 11 astronauts left on the moon in commemoration of the historic lunar landing mission. Page 52.

Apollo 11 Pictures - Plaque That Was Left on the Moon
Picture of the plaque which the Apollo 11 astronauts left on the moon in commemoration of the historic lunar landing mission. Page 28.

Apollo 11 Pictures - Recovery of the Apollo 11 Spacecraft From the Water
A picture of the Apollo 11 spacecraft Command Module being lowered to the deck of the U.S.S. Hornet, prime recovery ship for the historic lunar landing mission. Page 33.

Apollo 11 Pictures - Apollo 11 Spacecraft Taking Off
A picture of the Apollo 11 spacecraft taking off from launch Pad A at the Kennedy Space Center. Page 13.

Apollo 11 Pictures - Buzz Aldrin Descending Steps to the Moon
A picture of astronaut Buzz Aldrin descending the steps of the Lunar Module ladder as he prepares to walk on the Moon. Page 21.

Apollo 11 Pictures - Buzz Aldrin Undergoing Zero-Gravity Training
A picture of Buzz Aldrin undergoing zero-gravity training in preparation for his Apollo 11 flight. Page 50.

Apollo 11 Pictures - Buzz Aldrin in the Lunar Module
A picture of Edwin Buzz Aldrin in the Lunar Module during the Apollo 11 lunar landing mission. Page 11.

Apollo 11 Pictures - Buzz Aldrin in the Lunar Module
A picture of Buzz Aldrin in the Lunar Module when the Apollo 11 spacecraft was approximately 176,000 nautical miles from Earth. Page 27.

Apollo 11 Pictures - Apollo 11 Approaching Landing Site
A picture taken during the approach of Apollo 11 to Landing Site 2 in southwestern Sea of Tranquility. Page 16.

Apollo 11 Pictures - Apollo 11 Spacecraft at More Than 40,000 Feet
A picture of the Apollo 11 spacecraft at more than 40,000 feet. Page 14.

Apollo 11 Pictures - Disk Left on Moon
A picture of the one and one-half inch silicon disc which was left on the moon by the Apollo 11 astronauts. Page 43.

Apollo 11 Pictures - View of the Earth Rising Over the Moon's Horizon
A picture of the view of the Earth rising over the Moon's horizon, taken from the Apollo 11 spacecraft. Page 18.

Apollo 11 Pictures - The Flag That Was Left on the Moon
A picture of the flag that was implanted on the moon by the Apollo 11 astronauts. Page 44.

Apollo 11 Pictures - Astronauts Going to the Launch Complex
A picture of the astronauts of Apollo 11 being loaded into a van to take them to the Launch Complex. Page 63.

Apollo 11 Pictures - Inside of Mission Operations Control Room During Launch
Picture of the inside of Mission Operations Control Room during the launch of Apollo 11. Page 26.

Apollo 11 Pictures - Neil Armstrong's Space Suit
A picture of astronaut Neil Armstrong's Apollo 11 space suit including gloves, boots, helmet, and undergarment. Page 3.

Apollo 11 Pictures - The Plaque Left on the Moon
A picture of the plaque that Apollo 11 astonauts left behind on the moon. Page 45.

Apollo 11 Pictures - Michael Collins Practicing Docking Procedures
A picture of Michael Collins, command module pilot of the Apollo 11 flight, inside an Apollo Command Module (CM) mockup practicing procedures with the Apollo docking mechanism. Page 54.

Apollo 11 Pictures - Shadow of Lunar Module Upon Moon's Surface
The black shadow of the Apollo 11 Lunar module is silhouetted against the Moon's surface in this photograph taken from inside the lunar module. Page 17.

Apollo 11 Pictures - Apollo 11 Spacecraft Taking Off
A picture of lift-off of the Apollo 11 spacecraft on July 16, 1969 from the Kennedy Space Center. Page 9.

Apollo 11 Pictures - U.S. Flag on the Moon
A picture of the flag of the United States, deployed on the surface of the Moon. Page 29.

Apollo 11 Pictures - Picture of the Earth
A picture of the Earth as seen from the Apollo 11 spacecraft during its translunar journey toward the moon. Page 4.

Apollo 11 Pictures - View of the Moon
A picture of the moon including the large crater Thophilus, as seen from the Apollo 11 spacecraft. Page 15.

Apollo 11 Pictures - Buzz Aldrin Wearing Portable Life Support System
A picture of astronaut Edwin E. Aldrin Jr., wearing an Extravehicular Mobility Unit (EMU), verifying fit of the Portable Life Support System (PLSS) strap length during lunar surface training at the Kennedy Space Center in preparation for the Apollo 11 mission. Page 55.

Apollo 11 Pictures - Apollo Spacecraft 107 Command
A picture of Apollo Spacecraft 107 Command and Service Modules being moved to workstand 134 inside the Kennedy Space Center. Page 51.

Apollo 11 Pictures - Neil Armstrong Practicing Climbing Stairs
A picture of Neil Armstrong preparing to climb into the Lunar Module while wearing his EMU suit. Page 59.

Apollo 11 Pictures - Neil Armstrong Simulating Scooping Up a Lunar Sample
A picture of Neil Armstrong simulating scooping up a lunar surface sample in preparation for his Apollo 11 mission. Page 58.

Apoll 11 Pictures - Neil Armstrong Practicing Using Lunar Tools
A picture of Neil Armstrong practicing deploying and using lunar tools before his Apollo 11 mission. Page 57.

Apollo 11 Pictures - Neil Armstrong in the Lunar Module Mission Simulator
A picture of Neil Armstrong in the Apollo Lunar Module Mission Simulator in preparation for his Apollo 11 mission. Page 53.

Apollo 11 Pictures - Crew Relaxing Before Water Egress Training
A picture of the prime crew of the Apollo 11 lunar landing mission relaxing on the deck of the NASA Motor Vessel Retriever prior to participating in water egress training in the Gulf of Mexico. Page 62.

Apollo 11 Pictures - The Apollo 11 Crewmembers
A portrait of the prime crew of the Apollo 11 lunar landing mission (Edwin E. Aldrin Jr., Neil A. Armstrong, and Michael Collins). Page 12.

Apollo 11 Pictures - Apollo 11 Spacecraft Being Launched
A picture of the 363-foot tall Apollo 11 space vehicle being launched from Pad A, Launch Complex 39, Kennedy Space Center, at 9:37 a.m., July 16, 1969. Page 8.

Apollo 11 Pictures - Lunar Module 5
A picture of Lunar Module 5 being moved for mating with the Lunar Module Adapter for the Apollo 11 mission. Page 46.

Apollo 11 Pictures - Manned Altitude Chamber Test Activity
A picture inside the Kennedy Space Center's Operations Building showing Apollo Spacecraft 107 Command Module during manned altitude chamber test activity. Page 48.

Apollo 11 Pictures - Interior View of a Mobile Quarantine Facility
A picture of the interior view of a Mobile Quarantine Facility (MQF), showing the Apollo 11 crewmen soon after they arrived at Ellington Air Force Base. Page 49.

Apollo 11 Pictures - Portrait of the Apollo 11 Crew
A portrait of the crew of Apollo 11 including Neil Armstrong, Michael Collins, and Edwin Buzz Aldrin. Page 2.

Apollo 11 Pictures - Apollo 11 Space Vehicle Ready for Launch
A picture of the 363 ft. tall Apollo 11 space vehicle on the launch pad. This picture was taken during Apollo 11 countdown demonstration test activity. Page 7.

Apollo 11 Pictures - Armstrong and Aldrin During a Training Exercise
A picture of Neil Armstrong and Edwin Aldrin during a lunar surface training exercise in preparation for their Apollo 11 mission. Page 56.

Apollo 11 Pictures - Apollo 11 Crew During Water Egress Training
A picture of the Apollo 11 crewmembers during water egress training in the Gulf of Mexico. Page 60.

Apollo 11 Pictures - Lunar Module in the Final Assembly
A picture of Lunar Module 5 of Apollo 11 in the Final Assembly area on an overhead hoist. Page 47.

Korean War Pictures - North Korean POWs Exercising
A picture of North Korean POWs doing exercizes outside, during the Korean War. Page 50.

Korean War Pictures - Korean War Peace Talks
A picture of the Korean War peace talks in Kaesong, Korea in 1951. Page 81.

Korean War Pictures - Gunner on a B-29
A picture of Pfc. Benjamin Livingston, who flies as a gunner on one of the U.S. Air Force Superforts, defending the B-29 against Communist jet fighters during the Korean War. Page 31.

Korean War Pictures - Navy Sky Raiders Firing Wing Rockets
A picture of Navy Sky Raiders from the USS Valley Forge firing 5-inch wing rockets at North Korean communist field positions, during the Korean War. Page 18.

Korean War Pictures - A Small South Korean Child Sits Alone in the Street
A picture of a small South Korean child sitting alone in the street, after elements of the 1st Marine Division and South Korean Marines invaded the city of Inchon, in an offensive launched against the North Korean forces in that area, during the Korean War. Page 6.

Korean War Pictures - A Soldier Inspects an Aerial Brownie Camera
A picture of Cpl. Harvey Davis inspecting a gun camera after an F-80 close support mission during the Korean War. Page 34.

Korean War Pictures - Bomber Pilot Preparing for Another Combat Mission
A picture of veteran bomber pilot Capt. Criffis DeNeen, looking grim and determined, as he prepares for another combat mission over North Korea, during the Korean War. Page 30.

Korean War Pictures - WASP Pilot in Her Plane
A picture of Elizabeth L. Gardner, a WASP (Women's Airforce Service Pilot) pilot, takes a look around before sending her plane streaking down the runway at the air base, during the Korean War. Page 26.

Korean War Pictures - Mechanics Working on a B-29
A picture of two mechanics changing a turbo-supercharger on a Boeing B-29 Superfort at an Air Force base in Okinawa, Ryukyu Retto, during the Korean War. Page 79.

Korean War Pictures - Soldier Replacing Film in the On-Board Camera
A picture of Sgt. Doyle L. Benfield placing a film magazine in one of the cameras just prior to the plane's take-off, during the Korean War. Page 99.

Korean War Pictures - B-26 Light Bombers Drop Bombs
A picture of U.S. Air Force B-26 (Invader) light bombers releasing quarter ton demolition bombs in a strike, during the Korean War.. Page 62.

Korean War Pictures - Paratroopers Putting on Parachutes
A picture of paratroopers of the 187th Regimental Combat Team putting on parachutes and Mae West life preservers before boarding a 483rd Troop Carrier Wing U.S. Air Force C-119 Flying Boxcar, en route to Korea from southern Japan during the Korean War. Page 37.

Korean War Pictures - C-119 Flying Boxcar
A picture of a C-119 Flying Boxcar roaring in for a landing at an advanced airfield somewhere in Korea, during the Korean War. Page 68.

Korean War Pictures - B-26 Dropping Napalm Bombs
A picture of flames and destruction eating through a concentration of enemy troops on this ridge as the Fifth Air Force B-26 Invader bomber of the 452nd Bombardment Wing pulls away, bomb-bay doors still open, after loosing napalm (jellied gasoline) bombs on the area during the Koren War. Page 92.

Korean War Pictures - An F-80 Dropping Napalm Bombs at Suan
A picture of an F-80 dropping napalm bombs during the largest single air strike of the Korean conflict, at Suan during the Korean War. Page 94.

Korean War Pictures - POW Arrives by Helicopter
A picture of an unidentified POW (recently repatriated in the UN POW exchange) arrives by helicopter at Freedom Village, Korea, during the Korean War. Page 51.

Korean War Pictures - F-51 Mustangs Over a Stream on Way to Drop Bombs
A picture of a pair of sleek, sturdy F-51 Mustangs crossing a swollen stream as they head toward their target to spew destruction on Communist military objectives with their heavy armament loads of rockets, napalm, bombs, and machine gun fire, during the Korean War. Page 65.

Korean War Pictures - .50 Caliber Bullets Streaking Throught the Night
A picture of .50 caliber bullets streaking through the night as maintenance men of the 49th Fighter Bomber Wing in Korea, test fire a Republic F-84 Thunderjet, during the Korean War. Page 14.

Korean War Pictures - Russian MIG-15 Fighter Interceptor
A picture of the Russian-built MIG-15 fighter interceptor which was flown to a U.S. Air Force base at Kimpo near Seoul by a North Korean officer pilot, in a daring flight to freedom during the Korean War. Page 75.

Korean War Pictures - Huge Jet of Flame Shooting From the Tail Pipe of an Interceptor
A picture of a huge jet of flame shooting from the tail pipe of the sleek interceptor as the pilot tests his after-burner before take-off, during the Korean War. Page 15.

Korean War Pictures - A Soldier Teaching a Korean Youth Baseball
A picture of a Korean youth being taught baseball by a soldier, during the Korean War. Page 11.

Korean War Pictures - Damage Caused by Aerial Bombing at a Railroad Yard
A picture of the mangled damage caused by aerial bombing of a railroad yard, during the Korean War. Page 96.

Korean War Pictures - Happiness at the End of the War
A picture of a man celebrating upon hearing news of the truce at the end of the Korean War. Page 54.

Korean War Pictures - Soldier Checking His .50 Caliber Guns on His B-29 Superfort
A picture of soldier checking his trio of .50 caliber tail-stingers before another mission on his B-29 Superfort, during the Korean War. Page 55.

Korean War Pictures - Korean War Peace Talks
A picture of UN correspondents conferring at Armistice Conference site, Kaesong, Korea, prior to start of mornings meeting during the 1951 peace talks, during the Korean War. Page 84.

Korean War Pictures - Indian Paratroopers Boarding a C-124 Globemaster
A picture of one hundred paratroopers of the Indian Paratroop Battalion boarding a U.S. Air Force 374th Troop Carrier Wing C-124 Globemaster at Dum Dum Airport, Calcutta, enroute to Korea, during the Korean War. Page 39.

Korean War Pictures - Posing With the Lucky Horseshoe of the Century Flight Club
A picture of a soldier posing with the lucky white horseshoe, official emblem of the Century Flight Club, at the completion of his 100th F-51 Mustang combat mission over Communist targets in North Korea, during the Korean War. Page 35.

Korean War Pictures - UN Correspondents During the Peace Talks
A picture UN correspondents enjoying some refreshments during the Korean War peace talks. Page 83.

Korean War Pictures - General Li-sang-cho Joining the Peace Talks
A picture of General Li-sang-cho, one of the representatives of the Communist Forces fighting in Korea, entering the conference room at Kaesong, Korea for the Korean War peace talks. Page 82.

Korean War Pictures - A Paratrooper About to Jump From a Plane
A picture of a paratrooper about to jump from a plane, during the Korean War. Page 40.

Korean War Pictures - B-26 Light Bomber With Machine Guns Firing
A picture of a U.S. Air Force B-26 light bomber of the 3rd Bomb Wing while firing its fourteen .50 caliber machine guns, during the Korean War. Page 13.

Korean War Pictures - The Lead Bomber Dropping Its Bombs
A picture of the lead bomber of the Far East Air Forces 19th Bomber Group dropping its bombs, during the Korean War. Page 16.

Korean War Pictures - A B-29 Gunner Doing a Flat Crawl
A picture of a B-29 gunner doing a flat crawl while coming through the 35-foot tunnel connecting forward and rear pressurized compartments on his Superfort, during the Korean War. Page 3.

Korean War Pictures - Checking the Remote Control of .50 Caliber Machine Guns
A picture of an airman running a last minue check on the remote control apparatus of his .50 caliber machine guns, during the Korean War. Page 33.

Korean War Pictures - Airmen Playing Baseball
A picture of airmen playing baseball between missions, during the Korean War. Page 10.

Korean War Pictures - Aerial View of B-29s Striking Railroad Bridges
A picture of ten tons of bombs from Air Force B-29 Superforts severing two important railroad bridges, during the Korean War. Page 95.

Korean War Pictures - Fiery Inferno Caused by Tank of Napalm
A picture of a fiery inferno caused by a tank of napalm dropped by Fifth Air Force B-26 Invader light bombers, during the Korean War. Page 91.

Korean War Pictures - Crew Members Working on a B-26 Night Intruder During a Snow Storm
A picture of two ground crew members ignoring a Korean snow storm to work on an engine of a U.S. Air Force B-26 Night Intruder, during the Korean War. Page 58.

Korean War Pictures - Mounting a Giant Aerial Camera in the Nose of a Plane
A picture of cameramen mounting a giant aerial camera in the nose of a speedy but otherwise unarmed U.S. Air Force jet fighter for a reconnaissance mission over communist North Korea, during the Korean War. Page 77.

Korean War Pictures - Railroad Bridges Hit
A picture of railroad bridges being hit, during the Korean War. Page 90.

Korean War Pictures - Formation of B-29s
A picture of a formation of B-29s flying over enemy territory in Korea, during the Korean War. Page 74.

Korean War Pictures - B-29 Superfortresses Dropping Their Bombs
A picture of B-29 Superfortresses dropping their bombs, during the Korean War. Page 61.

Korean War Pictures - Locomotives Destroyed by B-29 Superforts
A picture of almost 100 locomotives destroyed by B-29 Superforts, during the Korean War. Page 89.

Korean War Pictures - Marines in the Snow
A picture of Marines moving on to the link-up point through wet, stinging snow and ice, during the Korean War. Page 59.

Korean War Pictures - Napalm Carrier
A picture of a F-80 jet fighter carrying one hundred and fifty gallons of napalm, during the Korean War. Page 67.

Korean War Pictures - F-51 Mustang Plowing Through the Water
A picture of a F-51 Mustang plowing through water towards take-off position, heavily armed with bombs and rockets and .50 caliber machine gun ammunition, during the Korean War. Page 73.

Korean War Pictures - B-26 Going Hunting
A picture of a B-26 going hunting, during the Korean War. Page 69.

Korean War Pictures - Napalm Blast Envelops a Building
A picture of the blast caused by a napalm bomb upon a building, during the Korean War. Page 85.

Korean War Pictures - Napalm Bombs Strike Trains
A picture of the damage to trains caused by napalm bombs, during the Korean War. Page 88.

Korean War Pictures - Dense Clouds of Smoke Caused by an Aerial Attack
A picture of dense clouds of smoke caused by an aerial attack, during the Korean War. Page 87.

Korean War Pictures - B-29 Superforts Dropping Their Bombs
A picture of B-29 Superforts dropping their bombs, during the Korean War. Page 17.

Korean War Pictures - RB-29 Plane in the Sky
A picture of a RB-29, during the Korean War. Page 70.

Korean War Pictures - B-29 Bombers
A picture of B-29s of the U.S. Far East Air Forces speeding to dump tons of bombs on the Chinese Red's military targets, during the Korean War. Page 63.

Korean War Pictures - Battle Equipped Paratroopers
A picture of battle equipped paratroopers of the 187th Regimental Combat Team waiting to board C-46s, during the Korean War. Page 38.

Korean War Pictures - F-86 Sabre Jets in the Sky
A picture of F-86 Sabre jets in the sky, during the Korean War. Page 66.

Korean War Pictures - Wrecked Locomotive and Twisted Trackage
A picture of a wrecked locomotive, twisted trackage, and shattered roundhouse caused by B-29 aerial bombing, during the Korean War. Page 97.

Korean War Pictures - Paratroopers Aboard a C-124 Globemaster
A picture of a soldier trying on the cap of an Indian paratrooper aboard a C-124 Globemaster, during the Korean War. Page 57.

Korean War Pictures - Paratrooper Deflating His Parachute
A picture of a Republic of Korea paratrooper deflating his parachute following a three point landing, during the Korean War. Page 42.

Korean War Pictures - Lockheed F-80C
A picture of a Lockheed F-80C, during the Korean War. Page 71.

Korean War Pictures - Black Gunners Joining Hands
Six gunners join hands as a part of 17th Bomb Wing night interdiction teams in Korea, during the Korean War. Page 56.

Korean War Pictures - Captain Studying Aerial Photographs
A picture of a captain studying aerial photographs taken by photo-reconn aircraft of the 67th Wing, during the Korean War. Page 32.

Korean War Pictures - Captain Climbing Out of His B-26 Invader
A picture of a captain, in full flight gear, climbing out of his B-26 Invader after his final combat mission over North Korea, during the Korean War. Page 27.

Korean War Pictures - POW Exchange Tent
A picture of a a Freedom tent at Freedom Village, Munsan-ni, Korea, exchanging point of POW's (recently repatriated in the UN POW exchange), during the Korean War. Page 43.

Korean War Pictures - Pilot Getting Into His F-86 Sabre
A picture of an F-86 Sabre jet pilot getting into the cockpit to make another sweep of MIG Alley, during the Korean War. Page 25.

Korean War Pictures - B-29 Pilot in High-Altitude Bombing Gear
A picture of a B-29 Superfort pilot, in his protective clothing, for another high-altitude bombing attack against Communist targets in North Korea, during the Korean War. Page 36.

Korean War Pictures - Marine in the Snow
Picture of a marine climbing through the snow, during the Korean War. Page 9.

Korean War Pictures - Communist POW Verbally Abusing an American Army Major
A picture taken during the UN POW exchange at Panmunjom, Korea of a Communist POW verbally abusing an American Army Major, during the Korean War. Page 45.

Korean War Pictures - POWs Posing With Hand-Made American Flag
A picture of POWs posing for a group photograph with their flight nurses and an American flag they hand-made during their imprisonment, during the Korean War. Page 47.

Korean War Pictures - F-82 Mustang Pilot Receiving a Fond Farewell
A picture of a F-82 Mustang pilot getting a fond farewell from his wife and two children as he takes of for another mission, during the Korean War. Page 12.

Korean War Pictures - North Korean POWs on Litter Cases During a Prisoner Exchange
A picture of litter cases of North Korean POW's at the Communist receiving center a during the recent UN POW exchange, during the Korean War. Page 44.

Korean War Pictures - Wounded Man in a Air Rescue Helicopter
A picture of a medical technician holding a bottle of blood over a wounded man enclosed in a metal capsule attached to the side of an Air Rescue helicopter during a 45-minute flight, during the Korean War. Page 19.

Korean War Pictures - Crew of a B-29 Superfort
A picture of a Japan-based B-29 Superfort crew in the last hour of sunlight completing their inspection of emergency equipment, during the Korean War. Page 80.

Korean War Pictures - B-29 Superfort Pilot in 105 Pounds of Flight Gear
A picture of a B-29 Superfort pilot who looks gigantic after donning over 105 pounds of flight gear necessary for combat missions, during the Korean War. Page 28.

Korean War Pictures - Pilot Climbing Down From His B-26 Night Intruder Bomber
A picture of a pilot climbing down from his B-26 night intruder bomber, during the Korean War. Page 52.

Korean War Pictures - Helicopter With Wounded Soldiers
A picture of a helicopter that is carrying two seriously wounded UN soldiers and is about to land gently at a front line airstrip in Korea where the soldiers will soon be placed aboard a Combat Cargo C-54 transport for the flight to Japan, during the Korean War. Page 24.

Korean War Pictures - A Puppy and a Huge Air Force Aerial Camera
A picture of an unabashed Korean puppy holds his ground in an eye-to-eye encounter with a huge Fifth Air Force aerial camera, during the Korean War. Page 100.

Korean War Pictures - B-26 Engineer-Gunner
A picture of a B-26 engineer-gunner who returned shortly after daybreak from a pre-dawn strike against Communist troop and supply lines, during the Korean War. Page 60.

Korean War Pictures - Bombs Away
A picture of a Fifth Air Force B-26 Invader dropping its load of general purpose bombs on a vital Communist target in North Korea, during the Korean War. Page 72.

Korean War Pictures - Army Medics Carrying Wounded From a C-124
A picture of army medics carrying wounded UN personnel to waiting ambulances, after the patients' arrival at this Tokyo base in the U.S. Air Force C-124 in the background, during the Korean War. Page 23.

Korean War Pictures - Paratroopers After Jumping from C-46 Commandos
A picture of paratroopers, with chutes open, after jumping from a formation of U.S. Air Force C-46 Commandos, during the Korean War. Page 2.

Korean War Pictures - F-51 Mustang Over an Industrial Target
A picture of an F-51 Mustang a split second after two napalm fire bombs were released over North Korea, during the Korean War. Page 64.

Korean War Pictures - Explosion From a Direct Hit
A picture of an immediate explosion from a direct hit made by a B-26 Invader light bomber on a church containing high explosives for the Communists, during the Korean War. Page 93.

Korean War Pictures - B-26 Receives a New Engine
A picture of a B-26 receiving a new engine, during the Korean War. Page 76.

Korean War Pictures - Soldier Sitting on a Propeller
A picture of a sergeant sitting his RB-26 light bomber's propeller waving to an anti-aircraft unit on the way to their hill-side positions at an advanced Korean air base, during the Korean War. Page 53.

Korean War Pictures - Smiling From a B-29 Superfort's Gun Blister
A picture of a soldier flashing a victory smile from the gun blister of his U.S. Air Force B-29 Superfort after shooting down a Communist jet fighter, during the Korean War. Page 29.

Korean War Pictures - POWs Off-Loaded From Ambulances
A picture of recently repatriated POWs being off-loaded from ambulances, during the Korean War. Page 49.

Korean War Pictures - Paratroopers Descending to Earth
A picture of paratroopers decending to earth during a practice maneuver somewhere in the Far East, during the Korean War. Page 41.

Korean War Pictures - Wounded Soldier Receiving Blood While Lifted Into Helicopter
A picture of a fallen UN soldier receiving blood plasma while being gingerly lifted into a stretcher of a U.S. Far East Air Forces H-5 helicopter, during the Korean War. Page 20.

Korean War Pictures - Mechanics Working on a B-29 Superfort
A picture of mechanics working on a B-29 Superfort while bombs sit on the ground, during the Korean War. Page 78.

Korean War Pictures - Wounded Soldier Lifted Off a C-47
A picture of a group of war-weary wounded soldiers standing by while one of their number is lifted from the Air Force C-47, during the Korean War. Page 21.

Challenger Picture - Crew in Launch Positions
A picture of the Space Shuttle Challenger crew in launch positions in the shuttle simulator. Page 2.

Challenger Picture - Middeck
A picture of Christa McAuliffe and Ronald McNair strapped into place in the middeck of the shuttle simulator. Page 23.

Korean War Pictures - B-29s Dropping Their Bombs
A picture of B-29s of the U.S. Air Force dropping their 500-pound bombs on a strategic target in North Korea, during the Korean War. Page 4.

Korean War Pictures - Communist Target Left in Smoke and Flames
A picture of the communist target at Korangpo-ri, Korea, left in smoke and flames after a raid by B-26s of the 452nd Bomb Group, during the Korean War. Page 86.

Korean War Pictures - Memorial Service Held in the Field
A picture taken during Memorial Services held in the field during the Korean War. Page 8.

Korean War Pictures - POW Camp
A picture of the United Nations' prisoner-of-war camp at Pusan with prisoners assembled in one of the camp compounds, during the Korean War. Page 46.

Korean War Pictures - Navigator and Pilot of a B-26 Invader
A picture of the navigator and pilot of a Fifth Air Force B-26 Invader preparing for a night-intruder mission over enemy territory in Korea, during the Korean War. Page 5.

Korean War Pictures - Wounded Soldier Carried Away From Helicopter
A picture of a corporal reassuring a wounded soldier as medics carry him away from the helicopter on a litter, during the Korean War. Page 22.

Korean War Pictures - Marines Launching Rockets
A picture of U.S. Marines launching a 4.5 rocket barrage against the Chinese Communists in the Korean fighting, during the Korean War. Page 98.

Korean War Pictures - POWs Being Interviewed
A picture of a group of POWs being interviewed by the press at Freedom Village, Korea, during the Korean War. Page 48.

Korean War Pictures - Soldier Clasping His Wife Aboard a C-124 Globemaster
A picture of a soldier clasping his wife tightly in his arms, aboard a Combat Cargo C-124 Globemaster, during the Korean War. Page 7.

Challenger Picture - Crew Members Being Briefed
A picture of five members of the Challenger crew being briefed during a training session. Page 19.

Challenger Picture - Crew Members Boarding
A picture of crew members on their way to launch pad where they will board the Space Shuttle Challenger. Page 18.

Challenger Picture - Flight Deck
A picture of Dick Scobee and Christa McAuliffe sitting in the flight deck of the space shutle simulator. Page 22.

Challenger Picture - In Mission Control
Picture of reaction within Mission Control of the Space Shuttle Challenger Disaster. Page 25.

Challenger Picture - Launch
A close-up picture of the Space Shuttle Challenger taking off. Page 4.

Challenger Picture - Christa McAuliffe Tasting Space Food
A picture of Christa McAuliffe testing space food for the first time at the Johnson Space Center. Page 20.

Challenger Picture - McAuliffe Tries on Helmet
Picture of Christa McAuliffe being briefed about launch helmets. Page 13.

Challenger Picture - Christa McAuliffe and Barbara Morgan
An official picture of Christa McAuliffe and Barbara Morgan, Teacher in space primary and backup crew members for Space Shuttle Challenger mission. Page 15.

Challenger Picture - Official Portait of Crew
The official portrait of the crewmembers of the Space Shuttle Challenger. All died after it exploded. Page 3.

Challenger Picture - Large Piece of Debris Found on Beach
A large piece of debris from the Space Shuttle Challenger after it washed ashore in Cocoa Beach. Page 38.

Challenger Picture - President Reagan Watching the Disaster on TV
A picture of President Ronald Reagan watching the Space Shuttle Challenger explode on television. Page 12.

Challenger Picture - Reagan at the Memorial
President Ronald Reagan delivers a speech at the memorial service held for the Shuttle Challenger crew. Page 27.

Challenger Picture - Smith and McNair
Picture of Michael Smith and Ronald McNair talking during training before the Challenger flight. Page 21.

Challenger Picture - Smoke Trails
A picture of the smoke trails after the Space Shuttle Challenger accident on January 28, 1986. Page 11.

Challenger Picture - Strapping Into Seats
A picture of Christa McAuliffe and Mike Smith strapping themselves into position about shuttle simulator. Page 24.

Challenger Picture - Christa McAuliffe Experiencing Weightlessness
A picture of Sharon Christa McAuliffe receiving a preview of microgravity during a special flight. Page 17.

1906 San Francisco Earthquake Picture - Leaving the City on Foot
A picture of people leaving the city, by foot and by buggy, after the 1906 San Francisco earthquake. Page 13.

1906 San Francisco Earthquake Picture - Burned Out Olympic Club
A picture of the ruins of the Olympic Club on Post Street after the 1906 San Francisco earthquake. Page 26.

1906 San Francisco Earthquake Picture - Cleaning Bricks
A picture of men cleaning bricks for reuse, after the 1906 San Francisco earthquake. Page 42.

1906 San Francisco Earthquake Picture - Houses Destroyed
A picture of houses completely destroyed along Van Ness Avenue, after the San Francisco earthquake. Page 24.

1906 San Francisco Earthquake Picture - Rescuing People
A picture of firemen rescuing people from the ruins after the 1906 San Francisco earthquake. Page 4.

1906 San Francisco Earthquake Picture - San Francisco Still Smoldering
A view of the city, still smoldering after the 1906 San Francisco earthquake and fire. Page 25.

Challenger Picture - Booster Rocket Breach
A picture of the Space Shuttle Challenger with a large flame plume showing a breach in the booster. Page 6.

Challenger Picture - Crew Remains Transferred
A picture of the transfer of the remains of the Challenger crew from 7 hearses to a transport plane. Page 28.

Challenger Picture - Debris Lowered Into Silos
A picture of a large piece of Challenger wreckage, with the U.S. flag, being lowered into a silo. Page 32.

Challenger Picture - Emergency Egress Training
A picture of the Challenger crew undergoing emergency egress training, just 20 days before launch. Page 14.

Challenger Picture - Exhaust Trail
A picture of the exhaust trail of the Space Shuttle Challenger just seconds after the explosion. Page 9.

Challenger Picture - Explosion
A picture of the Space Shuttle Challenger exploding. Page 8.

Challenger Picture - Flag at Half-Staff
A picture of the flag in front of the Johnson Space Center at half staff, in memory of the crew of the Space Shuttle Challenger. Page 29.

Challenger Picture - Hurtling Pieces
A picture of pieces flying in different directons after the explosion of the Space Shuttle Challenger. Page 10.

Challenger Picture - Icicles on the Launch Tower
A picture of icicles that had formed overnight on the Space Shuttle Challenger's launch tower. Page 31.

Challenger Picture - Icicles on the Launch Pad
A picture of icicles on the launch pad on the day the Space Shuttle Challenger launched. Page 30.

Challenger Picture - Liftoff
A picture of the Space Shuttle Challenger lifting off at the Kennedy Space Center. Page 5.

Challenger Picture - Memorial Service
A picture of the audience and media at the memorial service held for the crew of the Challenger. Page 26.

Challenger Picture - O-Ring Tracks
A picture of O-ring tracks, recovered from the Space Shuttle Challenger debris. Samples of the track material indicated that they were not composed of degraded O-ring seal material. Page 34.

Challenger Picture - Orbiter Debris
A picture of the attempted reconstruction of the Space Shuttle Challenger orbiter from the debris. Page 36.

Challenger Picture - Piece Found of Booster
A picture of a large piece of the rocket booster of the Space Shuttle Challenger, found in 1986. Page 37.

Challenger Picture - Rocket Booster Debris
A picture of the recovered front skirt of the Space Shuttle Challenger's right Solid Rocket Booster. Page 35.

Challenger Picture - Stored in a Silo
A picture of a large piece of the Space Shuttle Challenger being placed into storage in a silo. Page 33.

Challenger Picture - Tank Rupture
A picture of the Space Shuttle Challenger, engulfed in fiery liquid propellant from the LOX tank. Page 7.

Challenger Picture - Zero-G Training
A picture of Christa McAuliffe in training to experiencing weightlessness (Zero-G) in space. Page 16.

1906 San Francisco Earthquake Picture - Clearing Away Debris
A picture of men clearing away debris after the 1906 San Francisco earthquake. Page 41.

1906 San Francisco Earthquake Picture - Damage Along Market Street
A picture of damage along Market and Sansome Streets caused by the 1906 San Francisco earthquake. Page 29.

1906 San Francisco Earthquake Picture - Flames Coming Out of the Call Building
A picture of the Call Building with flames coming out its windows, after the 1906 San Francisco earthquake. Page 7.

1906 San Francisco Earthquake Picture - Bread Line
A picture of people standing in line to get bread after the 1906 San Francisco earthquake. Page 21.

1906 San Francisco Earthquake Picture - Buildings on Fire
A picture of buildings on fire on Market Street, after the 1906 San Francisco earthquake. Page 10.

1906 San Francisco Earthquake Picture - Collapsed Buildings
A picture of several buildings that collapsed during the 1906 San Francisco earthquake. Page 2.

1906 San Francisco Earthquake Picture - Damage on Grant Avenue
A picture showing the extensive damage on Grant Avenue, caused by the 1906 San Francisco earthquake. Page 37.

1906 San Francisco Earthquake Picture - Digging for Souvenirs
A picture of people digging in the rubble after the 1906 San Francisco earthquake. Page 6.

1906 San Francisco Earthquake Picture - Giving Out Supplies
A pictures of supplies being handed out after the 1906 San Francisco earthquake. Page 23.

1906 San Francisco Earthquake Picture - Hot Meal Kitchen
A picture of people sitting and eating at a hot meal kitchen after the 1906 San Francisco earthquake. Page 20.

1906 San Francisco Earthquake Picture - People Leaving the City
A picture of people leaving San Francisco, after the 1906 San Francisco earthquake. Page 14.

1906 San Francisco Earthquake Picture - Refugee Camp
A picture of the Jefferson Square refugee camp, set up after the 1906 San Francisco earthquake. Page 17.

1906 San Francisco Earthquake Picture - Refugee Station at the Presidio
A picture of tents set up at Refugee Station in the Presidio after the 1906 San Francisco earthquake. Page 18.

1906 San Francisco Earthquake Picture - Refugees
A picture of refugees sitting on grass, surrounded by their property, after the 1906 San Francisco earthquake. Page 15.

1906 San Francisco Earthquake Picture - Street Kitchen
A picture of a temporary kitchen along a street, after the 1906 San Francisco earthquake. Page 19.

1906 San Francisco Earthquake Picture - Temporary Burial
A picture of a man sending the last message from the front of Hall of Justice before the approach of the fire. Stakes show where bodies were temporarily buried after the 1906 San Francisco earthquake. Page 5.

1906 San Francisco Earthquake Picture - Valencia Street Hotel
A picture of Valencia Street Hotel, half fallen in the street, damaged by the 1906 San Francisco earthquake. Page 32.

1906 San Francisco Earthquake Picture - West Side of City Hall
A picture of broken pillars and othe damage along the west side of City Hall, caused by the 1906 San Francisco earthquake. Page 31.

1906 San Francisco Earthquake Picture - Agnew State Hospital
A picture of the damage done to the Main Building at the Agnew State Hospital by the 1906 San Francisco earthquake. Page 35.

1906 San Francisco Earthquake Picture - City Hall Damaged
A picture of the extensive damage done to San Francisco's City Hall by the 1906 San Francisco earthquake. Page 30.

1906 San Francisco Earthquake Picture - Corner of Third and Market
A picture of the extensive damage done to the buildings on the corner of Third and Market Streets by the 1906 San Francisco earthquake and fire. Page 28.

1906 San Francisco Earthquake Picture - Damage on California Street
A picture of earthquake damage in San Francisco, with a view from California to Battery Street. Page 40.

1906 San Francisco Earthquake Picture - Damaged Synagogue
A picture of a synagogue after it had been damaged by the 1906 San Francisco earthquake. Page 39.

1906 San Francisco Earthquake Picture - Entrance Gate at Stanford University
Picture of the gate at Stanford University after it had been damaged by the 1906 San Francisco earthquake. Page 33.

1906 San Francisco Earthquake Picture - Fire in the Mission District
A picture of fire burning San Francisco's Mission District in 1906. Page 12.

1906 San Francisco Earthquake Picture - Fire on Market Street
A picture of the fire moving down Market Street after the 1906 San Francisco earthquake. Page 9.

1906 San Francisco Earthquake Picture - First Baptist Church in Oakland
A picture of the First Baptist Church in Oakland, damaged by the 1906 San Francisco earthquake. Page 38.

1906 San Francisco Earthquake Picture - Redwood City Court House
A picture of damage done to the Court House in Redwood City by the 1906 San Francisco earthquake. Page 34.

1906 San Francisco Earthquake Picture - Road Crumbled
A picture of a damaged street, with broken pavement, after the 1906 San Francisco earthquake. Page 3.

1906 San Francisco Earthquake Picture - Scene at the Dock
A picture of sunken buildings at the dock, after the 1906 San Francisco earthquake. Page 27.

1906 San Francisco Earthquake Picture - Temporary Housing
A picture of temporary housing after the 1906 San Francisco earthquake. Page 16.

1906 San Francisco Earthquake Picture - Typical Bread Line
Picture of a typical bread line in the early stages of relief distribution after the 1906 San Francisco earthquake. Page 22.

1906 San Francisco Earthquake Picture - View From Nob Hill
A picture of damage caused by the 1906 San Francisco earthquake and fire; a view from Nob Hill with the ruins of Hopkins Art Institute and Stanford's mansion in the foreground. Page 36.

1906 San Francisco Earthquake Picture - View of the Fire
A picture of the fire (across water) caused by the 1906 San Francisco earthquake. Page 11.

1906 San Francisco Earthquake Picture - Huge Plumes of Smoke Coming Up From San Francisco
A picture of huge columns of smoke coming up from San Franscisco after the 1906 earthquake. Page 8.

Churchill Museum and Cabinet War Rooms
The Churchill Museum and Cabinet War Rooms, located in London, England, are two museums that are both housed in what used to be a secret underground bunker during World War II.

Layout of the Sobibor Death Camp
A drawing and explanation of the layout of the Sobibor Death Camp.