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Title: Anschluß 1938 Date: 03-15-1938 Description: Große Parade in Wien: Hitler mit Himmler (links hinter ihm) und Keitel (rechts) auf der Tribüne. Translation: Large…

Image, found in Mmel71's uploads: Hitler, Himmler, and Keitel · 08 May 2009 You

June 18, 1940

Image, found in Mmel71's uploads: Hitler and Mussolini · 06 May 2009 You

Belmont had recently been promoted from the Domestic Intelligence Division to Assistant Director in June of '61.

Image, found in Mmel71's uploads: Lindbergh Kidnapping Ransom Memo · 02 May 2009 You

Purvis would become a world-famous "G-Man" for his actions which led to the death of John Dillinger on July 22, 1934.

Image, found in Mmel71's uploads: Purvis Report · 22 Apr 2009 You

http://www.desmoinesregister.com/article/99999999/FAMOUSIOWANS/702110345

Image, found in Mmel71's uploads: U.S. Attorney George Johnson · 20 Apr 2009 You

Johnson successfully prosecuted Al Capone for income tax evasion.

Image, found in Mmel71's uploads: U.S. Attorney George Johnson · 19 Apr 2009 You

For some unknown reason, the citations I include with this picture are not being included no matter what I try. I haven't had this problem before and it doesn't appear to be…

Image, found in Mmel71's uploads: San Francisco Earthquake of 1906 · 05 Apr 2009 You

Leon Ho-age made a name for himself for Investigating Insurance Fraud. He was convinced, based upon the evidence found after the Lindbergh Kidnapping, that the Crime Scene had…

Image, found in Mmel71's uploads: Leon Ho-age · 25 Mar 2009 You

The "famous issue" that Gov. Hoffman and Boake Carter were at "loggerheads" over was the Lindbergh Kidnapping Case. In fact, Hoffman took legal action against Carter for $100,000…

Image, found in Mmel71's uploads: 1940 Hoffman Republican Primary Flyer · 18 Mar 2009 You

Exactly 5 months after writing this letter, Gov. Hoffman would be dead.

Image, found in Mmel71's uploads: Hoffman to Harkavy Letter · 15 Mar 2009 You

Joined in 1941, and rode a Harley Davidson. Cycles weren't equiped with sirens or lights back then. A Trooper would simply motion with their hands or point to "pull over."

Image, found in Mmel71's uploads: Trooper Joseph Melsky · 13 Mar 2009 You

One hundred years ago, President Theodore Roosevelt looked out at the view from Glacier Point and exclaimed, "I wouldn't miss this for anything...this is bully!" Guided into the…

Image, found in Mmel71's uploads: Teddy Roosevelt · 22 Feb 2009 You

His belief that his attack at Harper's Ferry would start a nation-wide "slave rebellion" in 1859 was a total error in judgement and met with complete failure. As a result, Brown…

Image, found in Mmel71's uploads: John Brown · 16 Feb 2009 You

Caption Reads: "This United State Air Force SR-71 Blackbird spy plane nears the rear of a KC-135 stratotanker while in the process of being refueled, Friday, Jan. 26, 1990." (AP…

Image, found in Mmel71's uploads: BLACKBIRD · 25 Jan 2009 You

Caption Reads: "A fireboat is shown amid ruins and soaked smoldering debris on the piers at Black Tom Island in Jersey City, N.J., July 30, 1916. German saboteurs detonated tons…

Image, found in Mmel71's uploads: BLACK TOM · 25 Jan 2009 You

Washington seemed for the moment overwhelmed by the discovery of a crime which ruined the fame of an American general, and wounded the honour of the American army. Those who were…

Image, found in Continental Congress - Papers: Page 443 · 21 Jan 2009 You

This Police Report calls into question the "chain of custody" concerning what was (and what would later be) important evidence concerning the Lindbergh Kidnapping. Here the…

Image, found in Mmel71's uploads: Kidnapping Ladder Nail Report · 17 Jan 2009 You

The Mixed Claims Commission believed Kristof was involved in the "Black Tom" explosion that occurred on the night of July 29-30, 1916 being employed by German sabotage agents. …

Image, found in Mmel71's uploads: Kristof Reference Request · 04 Jan 2009 You

Evalyn Walsh McLean was the owner of both the infamous Hope Diamond as well as Star of the Eastas.

Image, found in Mmel71's uploads: May Dixon Thacker · 01 Jan 2009 You

Quite often during this time-frame, the FBI (as well as other Law Enforcement entities) utilized the services of Private Investigators and even Newspaper Reporters to develop,…

Image, found in Mmel71's uploads: The Thiel Service Company · 28 Dec 2008 You