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A nurse and doctor examining a patient, US Army 64th Gen, Hospital/c. 1945

A nurse and doctor examining a patient, US Army 64th Gen, Hospital/c. 1945

Source / January 18, 2014 / 36

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Jake Sonner of the Salvage Committee unloading scrap for their most recent Scrap Metal Drive to support the war effort in Salem, Oregon/1942

Jake Sonner of the Salvage Committee unloading scrap for their most recent Scrap Metal Drive to support the war effort in Salem, Oregon/1942

Source / January 18, 2014 / 18

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Ulm Minster, c. 1946

Ulm Minster, c. 1946

Source / January 18, 2014 / 29

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Source / January 17, 2014 / 67

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Mail during the Christmas season to be sent overseas during the war, c. 1944

Mail during the Christmas season to be sent overseas during the war, c. 1944

Source / January 17, 2014 / 259

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Women’s Land Army – “Housewife Special” “According to the Extension Service’s 1944 Farm Labor Annual Report, ‘this special group worked shorter hours, 8:30 A.M. to 3:00 P.M., which enabled the busy housewife to do her home work.’ “

Women’s Land Army – “Housewife Special” “According to the Extension Service’s 1944 Farm Labor Annual Report, ‘this special group worked shorter hours, 8:30 A.M. to 3:00 P.M., which enabled the busy housewife to do her home work.’ “

Source / January 17, 2014 / 27

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Bombed out German street, 1945

Bombed out German street, 1945

Source / January 17, 2014 / 63

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