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Cutaway Drawings Or Cross-Section Illustrations

Cutaway Drawings Or Cross-Section Illustrations

Pictured above: Docked Apollo and Soyuz spacecraft/Crews met in space for the first time April, 1975/Davis Meltzer/NASA

VAV!/October 16, 2013

Intricate and more than riveting, brilliant, sensational, and mind boggling...the cutaway drawing, also known as a cutaway diagram or cross-section.

The cutaway is a drawing, illustration, graphic, diagram,  or technical rendering featuring a three-dimensional model and its internal features. The spectacular illustrations, both artistically clean and sharp, reveal the hidden and inner workings of virtually anything that moves or is imagined. 

Last Updated ( Tuesday, 26 November 2013 22:55 )

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Beach Boys Memorabilia News

Beach Boys Memorabilia News

Pictured above:  The Beach Boys on the Ed Sullivan Show/1967

VAV!/May 8, 2013

A huge compilation of the legendary California Beach Boys memorabilia is on the auction b...

Last Updated ( Friday, 17 May 2013 13:30 )

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USPS Stamp Honors Johnny Cash In Music Icon Series

USPS Stamp Honors Johnny Cash In Music Icon Series

VAV!/January 29, 2013

The United States Postal Service  (USPS) has just revealed the second stamp in the new Music Icons series honoring Johnny Cash that will be released...

Last Updated ( Tuesday, 29 January 2013 17:00 )

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Happy New Year!

Happy New Year!

Pictured above New Year Celebration, 1940/LOC

VAV!/December 31, 2012

Happy New Year's from Vintage Allies, cast and crew!

Last Updated ( Wednesday, 02 January 2013 07:39 )

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Christmas Yesterdays

Christmas Yesterdays

Last Updated ( Saturday, 01 December 2012 14:29 )

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The History of Earth Day

VAV!/April 22, 2014 Each year, Earth Day, April 22, marks the anniversary of what many consider the birth of the modern environmental movement launched in 1970. During the 1970's, when Flower Children were strewing love, peace and flowers onto a world drowning with air and water pollutants from factories, a war raged on in Vietnam.  However, there was a change 'blowin' in the wind'... With the publication of author Rachel Carson's New York Times bestseller "Silent Spring" in 1962, a watershed moment for the modern environmental movement took place. Through her book, Ms. Carson raised public awareness and concern for living organisms, the environment and public health. Earth Day 1970 grasped onto the growing tide of consciousness to place environmental concerns into the forefront globally.

 

The History of The Feeding Bottle

Pictured above: Middle River, Maryland. A FSA (Farm Security Administration) housing project (later administered by the National Housing Agency) for Glenn L. Martin aircraft workers. A baby drinking from its bottle/LOC VAV!/April 22, 2014 Bottle feeding may be the most suitable option for families and the new baby. In fact, bottle feeding may be the only option available!   It's natural to take the feeding bottle for granted, but hold on! Let's visit "The History of The Feeding Bottle "  and take a closer look into its historical evolution of where it all began. The feeding bottle was introduced in the 19th century but there is evidence that a form of artificial feedings were used throughout ancient times.  We know this because vessels in a variety of shapes and sizes have been discovered dating back thousands of years BC, through the Roman Era, Middle Ages, and into the Renaissance. It wasn't until the Industrial Revolution that an improved, refined, hygienic, and sanitary version of the feeding bottle came into existence.

 

Earth Day 2014

VAV!/April 22, 2014 Tuesday, April 22, 2014 is Earth Day 2014.  Every year on April 22, over a billion people in 190 countries take action for Earth Day. On this day, people will join together to beautify our earth and focus on the  environmental challenges and changes facing us today. The global theme of Earth Day 2014 is Green Cities.

 

Ruben "Hurricane" Carter Passes

Pictured above: Rubin "Hurricane" Carter VAV!/April 21, 2014/Contributed by Field Reporter, Paco Malo The Story: Hirsch, James (2000) Hurricane: The Miraculous Journey of Rubin Carter New York: Houghton Mifflin Company

 

April 21 On This Day In History

Pictured above: Brick Chimneys of Burned Houses/Hampton, Virginia, between 1860 and 1865/LOC VAV!/April 21, 2013 1649 - The Maryland Toleration Act was passed by the Maryland assembly. 1777 - British troops,commanded by General William Tryon, attack the town of Danbury, Connecticut 1789 - John Adams was sworn in as the first vice president of the United States. 1836 - Texans, led by Sam Houston defeated the Mexicans at San Jacinto, a score for Texas' independence. "Remember the Alamo!"

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