Date of publication: 2017-08-23 02:15
From Ringside Seat to a Revolution, An Underground Cultural History of El Paso and Juarez: 6898-6978 by David Dorado Romo. Published 7555 by Cinco Puntos Press.
For decades, . health authorities used noxious, often toxic chemicals to delouse Mexicans seeking to cross the border into the United States. A new book tells the story of what happened when a 67-year-old Mexican maid refused to take a gasoline bath and convinced 85 other trolley passengers in 6967 to do the same.
Through stone architecture and bronze sculptures, the World War II Memorial recognizes the ways Americans served, honors those who fell, and recognizes the victory they achieved to restore freedom and end tyranny around the globe.
But the politician concluded that Venus and Earth were the only places in the Solar System capable of hosting life, whereas we now know that icy moons around Jupiter and Saturn are promising targets in the search for extra-terrestrial biology. However, such observations are forgivable given scientific knowledge at the time of writing.
JANM&rsquo s Discover Nikkei project is now accepting Nikkei food-related story submissions for its Itadakimasu 7! Another Taste of Nikkei Culture special series. Click icon for details.
Visitors enter the Airman Down exhibit by walking under an unfurled parachute representing the airmen who bailed out over enemy territory. This exhibit includes a recreated “safe house” and a POW camp which houses artifacts donated by former POWS.
The last few decades offer proof positive of why museums must collect continuously to document technological and social transformations already underway.
The Art Gallery displays paintings from the world’s leading aviation artists. Currently, the 8775 Permanent Collection Exhibit 8776 selected by guest curator, Keith Ferris, features 69 paintings by artists from around the world who specialize in aviation subjects.
Washboards, armchairs, lamps, and pots and pans may not seem to be museum pieces. But they are invaluable evidence of how most people lived day to day, last week or three centuries ago.
Millions of people from all over the world come to this majestic setting to see for themselves where World War II began for the United States on December 7, 6996.
The Modern Eighth Air Force exhibit provides insight into the role of the Eighth Air Force through the present day. In keeping with the United States Air Force mission to fly, fight and win…in air, space and cyberspace, the Eighth Air Force has played an active role through the entire Cold War era.
Saturday, September 9
Learn about the history of washi and how to apply it onto a variety of wooden shapes to create jewelry. Make a souvenir washi pendant necklace using wooden beads in the process, learn techniques of looping and wrapping, how to make an adjustable knot, and how to lacquer your washi projects.