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The secrets of the Elephant Man

Joseph Merrick photographed (left), and his skull. Also known as the Elephant Man

Margaret Sanger, founder of Planned Parenthood, nurse, women's rights activist and sex educator

Margaret Sanger~RN~Raised Irish Catholic, she blamed her mother's death on the toll 18 pregnancies had taken on her body. In 1918 she founded the American Birth Control League which later became Planned Parenthood.

♡ GlamBarbiE ♡  Anne Frank, the Diary and the Secret Annex. The most complete and current…

Anne Frank, the Diary and the Secret Annex. The most complete and current information with unique photos and film images.

Beatrix Potter was an English author, illustrator, natural scientist and conservationist best known for her children's books featuring animals such as those in The Tale of Peter Rabbit. When she died in 1943, she left 14 farms and 4000 acres of land to the National Trust, along with her flocks of Herdwick sheep. The Trust now owns 91 hill farms, many that have a mainly Herdwick flock - with a total of  25,000 sheep. This was her gift to the nation, her own beloved countryside, for all to…

Helen Beatrix Potter - was an English author, illustrator, natural scientist and conservationist.

Poet Gwendolyn Elizabeth Brooks (Jun 7, 1917 – Dec 3, 2000) American poet.  Won Pulitzer Prize for Poetry 1950; appointed Poet Laureate of Illinois 1968; appointed Poet Laureate Consultant in Poetry to the Library of Congress in 1985.  ~Repinned Via Roy Kenagy

U. of I. Library acquires archives of acclaimed writer Gwendolyn Brooks

Pulitzer Prize for Poetry 1950 appointed Poet Laureate of Illinois appointed Poet Laureate Consultant in Poetry to the Library of Congress in

Ella Young, Carmel, March 31, 1930. Edward Weston photograph. Collection Center for Creative Photography. ©1981 Arizona Board of Regents.

Ella Young, Irish Folklorist, author of the poem "America" included in Man and This Mysterious Universe

Minerva Hamilton Hoyt (1866–1945) was a South Pasadena socialite whose relentless crusade to preserve the deserts of Southern California earned her international fame as the “Apostle of the Cacti” and a place in history for her role in establishing Joshua Tree National Park.

Circa Hamilton Hoyt South Pasadena socialite, famed as “Apostle of Cacti”, earned place in history for role in establishm't of Joshua Tree National Park in CA desert

A doctor of animal science and expert on animal behavior, Temple Grandin (born January 29, 1947) has designed groundbreaking systems for humane livestock handling that have radically reduced the amount of pain, anxiety, and fear that cattle and pigs experience in the factory farming system.

A doctor of animal science and expert on animal behavior, Temple Grandin (born January has designed groundbreaking systems for humane livestock handling that have radically reduced the amount of pain, anxiety, and fear that cattle and pigs.

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