September 3rd, 1967, Stockholm, Sweden. The day Sweden changed from driving on the left to driving on the right.
A welder at a boat-and-sub-building yard adjusts her goggles before resuming work, October, 1943. By 1945, women comprised well over a third of the civilian labor force (in 1940, it was closer to a quarter) and millions of those jobs were filled in factories: building bombers, manufacturing munitions, welding, drilling and riveting for the war effort.
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The first ever photographs of lightning shot by amateur photographer William N. Jennings between 1885 and 1890
— Consolidated Aircraft, Fort Worth, Tx - Oct 1942 —
Photo by George Valdez
Satchel Paige waiting for pool hall adversary, Harlem, New York, 1941