This is an old photograph of a legally grown marijuana crop in rural Crittenden County, Kentucky that was taken in 1942. During World War II, the U.S. Government paid farmers in rural Kentucky to raise marijuana for national defense purposes. The marijuana plants were used to make hemp rope. Legal marijuana growing ended at the end of World War II. by reyna
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reyna This is an old photograph of a legally grown marijuana crop in rural Crittenden County, Kentucky that was taken in 1942. During World War II, the U.S. Government paid farmers in rural Kentucky to raise marijuana for national defense purposes. The marijuana plants were used to make hemp rope. Legal marijuana growing ended at the end of World War II.
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In 1942, American radio DJs were prohibited from taking listener requests. The government feared that enemy spies would embed secret messages. | 10 Interesting Facts About World War II That You Might Not Know by Eva
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Eva In 1942, American radio DJs were prohibited from taking listener requests. The government feared that enemy spies would embed secret messages. | 10 Interesting Facts About World War II That You Might Not Know
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Unseen World War II Photos: World War II photos taken in the former USSR during World War II on the occupied territories. These are photos by rex.verallo
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rex.verallo Unseen World War II Photos: World War II photos taken in the former USSR during World War II on the occupied territories. These are photos
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Unseen World War II Photos: World War II photos taken in the former USSR during World War II on the occupied territories. These are photos by rex.verallo
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rex.verallo Unseen World War II Photos: World War II photos taken in the former USSR during World War II on the occupied territories. These are photos
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Unseen World War II Photos: World War II photos taken in the former USSR during World War II on the occupied territories. These are photos by cathelstan
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cathelstan Unseen World War II Photos: World War II photos taken in the former USSR during World War II on the occupied territories. These are photos
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Unseen World War II Photos: World War II photos taken in the former USSR during World War II on the occupied territories. These are photos by Selkie~gal
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Selkie~gal Unseen World War II Photos: World War II photos taken in the former USSR during World War II on the occupied territories. These are photos
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Unseen World War II Photos: World War II photos taken in the former USSR during World War II on the occupied territories. These are photos by Selkie~gal
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Selkie~gal Unseen World War II Photos: World War II photos taken in the former USSR during World War II on the occupied territories. These are photos
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Unseen World War II Photos: World War II photos taken in the former USSR during World War II on the occupied territories. These are photos by Selkie~gal
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Selkie~gal Unseen World War II Photos: World War II photos taken in the former USSR during World War II on the occupied territories. These are photos
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Photograph by William Gedney, taken in Kentucky. by graciela
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graciela Photograph by William Gedney, taken in Kentucky.
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This photograph of Billy the Kid and his gang playing croquet is believed to have been taken a month before the Lincoln County War in New Mexico Territory. by ina
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ina This photograph of Billy the Kid and his gang playing croquet is believed to have been taken a month before the Lincoln County War in New Mexico Territory.
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In 1942, Santa Claus was enlisted for a World War II propaganda poster, produced by the Office for Emergency Management, War Production Board. (Via WikiCommons) by jeri
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jeri In 1942, Santa Claus was enlisted for a World War II propaganda poster, produced by the Office for Emergency Management, War Production Board. (Via WikiCommons)
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World War II, the Great Patriotic War. The artillery preparation before the Russian counter-offensive. Stalingrad, Russia, 19 November 1942. by erna
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erna World War II, the Great Patriotic War. The artillery preparation before the Russian counter-offensive. Stalingrad, Russia, 19 November 1942.
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World War II sailors and their "dames" (an insensitive term today, but less so in 1942) by lelia
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lelia World War II sailors and their "dames" (an insensitive term today, but less so in 1942)
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Judy Garland visits a soldier during World War II. (1942) by Selkie~gal
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Selkie~gal Judy Garland visits a soldier during World War II. (1942)
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=Buy Cheap Luxlady Natural Rubber Gaming Mousepads Marijuana cannabis hemp plant growing inside of the green house in private... by Sale Price Gaming Mouse 2016
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Sale Price Gaming Mouse 2016 =Buy Cheap Luxlady Natural Rubber Gaming Mousepads Marijuana cannabis hemp plant growing inside of the green house in private...
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The men who raised the second flag over Iwo Jima.Raising the Flag on Iwo Jima. Taken on February 23, 1945, by Joe Rosenthal. It depicts five United States Marines and a U.S. Navy corpsman raising the flag of the United States atop Mount Suribachi during the Battle of Iwo Jima in World War II. by tammie
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tammie The men who raised the second flag over Iwo Jima.Raising the Flag on Iwo Jima. Taken on February 23, 1945, by Joe Rosenthal. It depicts five United States Marines and a U.S. Navy corpsman raising the flag of the United States atop Mount Suribachi during the Battle of Iwo Jima in World War II.
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The Tuskegee Airmen were the 1st African-American military aviators in the United States armed forces. During World War II, African Americans in many U.S. states were still subject to the Jim Crow laws.[N 1] The American military was racially segregated, as was much of the federal government. The Tuskegee Airmen were subjected to racial discrimination, both within and outside the army. Despite these adversities, they trained and flew with distinction. by keisha
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keisha The Tuskegee Airmen were the 1st African-American military aviators in the United States armed forces. During World War II, African Americans in many U.S. states were still subject to the Jim Crow laws.[N 1] The American military was racially segregated, as was much of the federal government. The Tuskegee Airmen were subjected to racial discrimination, both within and outside the army. Despite these adversities, they trained and flew with distinction.
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The World War II Memorial. by Selkie~gal
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Selkie~gal The World War II Memorial.
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Paid Parental Leave: U.S. vs. The World (INFOGRAPHIC) by proteamundi
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proteamundi Paid Parental Leave: U.S. vs. The World (INFOGRAPHIC)
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N.C. #Wyeth U.S. War Bonds poster (1942) by alexandria
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alexandria N.C. #Wyeth U.S. War Bonds poster (1942)
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"Prior to the post-World War II home-building boom in the U.S., middle class kitchens commonly had fabric “curtains,” often homemade, to by Do!
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Do! "Prior to the post-World War II home-building boom in the U.S., middle class kitchens commonly had fabric “curtains,” often homemade, to
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World War II ~ The Statue of Liberty, photographed during a blackout in 1942 — an eloquent expression of the nation's mood in the first full year of a global conflict with no real end in sight. by ruby
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ruby World War II ~ The Statue of Liberty, photographed during a blackout in 1942 — an eloquent expression of the nation's mood in the first full year of a global conflict with no real end in sight.
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A growing business - Legal ambiguities and the future of Michigan marijuana. by JeannieHerer
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JeannieHerer A growing business - Legal ambiguities and the future of Michigan marijuana.
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The Female Dispatch Riders of World War II in Britain by jayne
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jayne The Female Dispatch Riders of World War II in Britain
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The USDA’s report on women in agriculture shows that the number of women farmers in the U.S. is growing, and a majority of them operate small farms. by olivialight
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olivialight The USDA’s report on women in agriculture shows that the number of women farmers in the U.S. is growing, and a majority of them operate small farms.
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Antique Photograph Fayette County, Kentucky ca. 1901 by kayla
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kayla Antique Photograph Fayette County, Kentucky ca. 1901
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Marijuana is legal in Colorado. by violet
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violet Marijuana is legal in Colorado.
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Anna Frank (1929-1945). Her famous diary chronicles the events of her life from June 1942 until 1944, during the II World War. by christa
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christa Anna Frank (1929-1945). Her famous diary chronicles the events of her life from June 1942 until 1944, during the II World War.
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The price the avengers paid in civil war by shauna
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shauna The price the avengers paid in civil war
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.photo of Billy the Kid and the Regulators. Taken in 1878 in New Mexico one month after the Lincoln County War. Source: The Guardian. by ina
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ina .photo of Billy the Kid and the Regulators. Taken in 1878 in New Mexico one month after the Lincoln County War. Source: The Guardian.
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Ann Agnes Bernatitus (January 21, 1912 – March 3, 2003) was a United States Navy nurse who served during World War II. In October 1942, she became the first American recipient of the Legion of Merit (legionnaire) for her heroism during the siege of Bataan and Corregidor from December 1941 through April 1942. by leola
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leola Ann Agnes Bernatitus (January 21, 1912 – March 3, 2003) was a United States Navy nurse who served during World War II. In October 1942, she became the first American recipient of the Legion of Merit (legionnaire) for her heroism during the siege of Bataan and Corregidor from December 1941 through April 1942.
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