One of the most iconic images in American history: On Nov. 1963 ~ his third birthday ~ John Kennedy Jr. salutes the casket of his father, President John F. Kennedy, who was assassinated three days earlier.
Werner von Braun stands by the five engines of the Saturn V Dynamic Test Vehicle on display at the U. Space & Rocket Center in Huntsville, Alabama c. 1969 each engine produced million pounds of thrust.
Prohibition: Women like this would come together because they were against alcohol and drinking. They would make up mottos like "Lips that touch liquor shall not touch ours", stating that they will have no interest in anybody who drinks.
George Ferris built the first Ferris Wheel for the 1893 Chicago World's Fair. The giant wheel had 36 cars that could hold up to 60 people for a total of passengers at a time and was as high as a 26 story building.
The liner "Queen Elizabeth" bringing American troops into NY Harbor at the end of WW II 1945.
NASA ECHO II // From Wikipedia: "Project Echo was the first passive communications satellite experiment. Each of the two American spacecraft, launched in 1960 and was a metalized balloon satellite acting as a passive reflector of microwave sig