Stunning Brazilian plus-size model Mayara Russi, an opulent U.S. size 22, in a remarkably pro-curvy promotion for the South American label
Australian Plus Size Label- The LALA Belle Spring Collection on The Curvy Fashionista
Gaslight is an American Brasserie in Boston's South End district. The menus incorporate the feel of a traditional
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Ruby Bridges, the first African-American child to attend an all-white elementary school in the American South, escorted by U.S. Marshals dispatched by President Eisenhower for her safety, 14 November, 1960 Awesome
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This pale grey Alessandra Rich shantung lace a-line dress is an enchanting piece from the designer's 'Dolores' SS '16 collection which was based on an imaginary South American heroine. Meticulously manufactured in Italy, this stunning dress features £469.00
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From Flatt Magazine, a photograph of plus-size model Georgina Burke (Jag Models, size 14/16) which is surely one of the most sensual, pro-curvy images ever created.
Inspired by an antique rug discovered in Texas, a traditional kilim design does the two-step with the wide open skies of the American South. Wool/cotton. Dry clean. Because these are handmade, size will vary. $895.00
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Rich, supple suede and a low covered heel with a hidden wedge give this bootie an unmistakable retro-mod attitude. The side zipper, lightly padded footbed and remarkably flexible sole make it easy to wear. A favorite label for fashionable women the $495.00
Primivera, an american model is wearing a burnout chiffon with inset godets, creating luxurious fullness in the sweeping skirt; includes
U.S. Army African American nurses treat a soldier at the 268th Station Hospital on Base A in Milne Bay, New Guinea, June 22, 1944. National
The opulent look and feel of velvet makes it a must-have for the season, and this elegant bootie, done in sophisticated gray velvet, is sure to be on heavy rotation in your fall wardrobe. Grosgrain piping highlights the curvy silhouette, while the $945.00
A sheath with stunning sophistication owns the evening in an intricately embroidered stretch fabric from France with an opulent brocade texture and glossy shimmer. Carolina Herrera adds a signature touch of romance with a lavish bow draped over one $2,490.00
Roberta Close (born in Rio de Janeiro on 7 December 1964) is a Brazilian model. The first pre-operative transsexual model to have posed for ...
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Plus Size off the shoulder Pencil Dress for Curvy Women. $85.00, via Etsy.
In 1932 an addition is placed on a 1924 Rosenwald school. There were 5,000 Rosenwald schools built across the south for African-American students. This addition was eventually moved to Smithfield in 2009 and developed into The Schoolhouse Museum - An African American Museum of Public Education.
James Pierson Beckwourth (April 6, 1798 – October 29, 1866) was an American mountain man, fur trader, and explorer. An African American born into slavery in Virginia, he later moved to the American West. As a fur trapper, he lived with the Crow for years. He is credited with the discovery of Beckwourth Pass through the Sierra Nevada (U.S.) Mountains between present day Reno, Nevada and Portola, California during the California Gold Rush years,...
A 3d U.S. Infantry Regiment (The Old Guard) Soldier places an American flag in front of fallen veteran’s grave stone at Arlington National Cemetery. Each year for the past 40 years, the 3d U.S. Infantry Regiment has honored America's fallen heroes by placing American flags at gravestones just prior to Memorial Day weekend. (Photo by Sgt. Jose Torres) - MilitaryAvenue.com
Luther "Yellowstone" Kelly (1849-1928) was an American soldier, hunter, scout, adventurer and administrator. He served briefly in the American Civil War and then in an 1898 expedition to Alaska. He commanded a U.S. Army company in the Philippine-American War and later served in the civilian administration of the Philippines.
Inspired by an antique rug discovered in Texas, a traditional kilim design does the two-step with the wide open skies of the American South. Wool/cotton. Dry clean. Because these are handmade, size will vary. $495.00
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03 Mar 1969, A Shau Valley, South Vietnam --- 3/3/1969-A Shau Valley, South Vietnam: U.S. Marines give plasma to a wounded comrade struck down during fighting along South Vietnam's border with Laos. American troops located an unusually large store of enemy weapons during a raid along the border.