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A Moment in Time: 1956 Pan Am Water Landing

A Moment In Time: Newsreel footage showed moviegoers the crash of Pan Am flight 6 from Honolulu ... more

A Moment in Time: 1960s Greenwich Village

A Moment In Time: Greenwich Village in New York was once known as “Sapokanikan,” a hunting ... more

Baryshnikov Defects

With an eye toward creativity and freedom Mikhail Baryshnikov, in 1974, became the third Russian ... more

History of Touch-Tone Telephones

Touch-tone dialing with a push-button keypad was first introduced in two towns outside of Pittsburgh ... more

Monkeys in Space

The first two monkeys to survive a round-trip to space were “Able” and “Miss Baker.” ... more

Heidi Game

What became known as the “Heidi Game” was a matchup between the New York Jets and the Oakland ... more

United States Time Zones

The time zones we have today were originally created by the railroad in 1883. “Standard Railway ... more

A Moment in Time: 1970s Life in Space Predictions

A Moment In Time: The concept of humans living in space has been in the works since the '70s. ... more

Chicago World's Fair

The Chicago World’s Fair became a symbol of “hope in the future” during the Great Depression. ... more

Echo-1 Communications Satellite

A reflective balloon called Echo-1 was launched into space August 12, 1960. It was the first ... more

Warhol's Campbell's Soup Cans

He’s been described as a man inspired by the mundane. Andy Warhol broke into the world of Pop ... more

First Long-Distance Call

To make a telephone call across the country in 1915 took five switchboard operators and more ... more

Jack Nicklaus' 1973 PGA Win

Jack Nicklaus cemented his place in history when he shot seven under par 277 in the final round ... more

Smokey the Bear Dies

Although his likeness lives on in public service announcements, the real-life “Smokey the Bear” ... more

A Moment in Time: 1954 Skyscraper Wedding

A Moment In Time: It was a traditional event held in an unusual setting in Denver, Colorado. ... more

Night of Broken Glass

The Night of Broken Glass is remembered as an episode of hatred; evil accompanied by the darkness ... more

A Moment in Time: 1950 Water Skiing School

A Moment In Time: After graduating from water skiing school in 1950, several young women take ... more

Gunpowder Plot

It was a plan to blow up Parliament on November 5, 1605. Robert Catesby and his co-conspirators ... more
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