Wikiquote (William Faulkner (born Falkner, September 25, 1897 – July 6, 1962) an American writer and Nobel Prize laureate from Oxford, Mississippi. Faulkner worked in a variety of written media, including novels, short stories, a play, poetry, essays and screenplays - primarily known and acclaimed for his novels and short stories.)
Wikipedia Image: Relief from a 3rd-century sarcophagus depicting a battle between Romans and Germanic warriors; the central figure is perhaps the emperor Hostilian / Depiction of the Menorah on the Arch of Titus in Rome.
Wikipedia Image: Alfred the Great; Alfred the Great's granddaughter, Eadgyth - a Saxon Queen and one of the oldest members of the English royal family were unearthed in a tomb in Germany.
British archaeologists looking for evidence of prehistoric activity in the English county of Dorset discovered instead a mass grave holding 54 male skeletons. Smithsonian, Hurstwic.org.
Wikipedia Painting / Map: The Voyages of Vasco Nunez de Balboa.
Wikipedia Painting: Death of General Montgomery in the Attack on Quebec (John Trumbull, 1786)
Wikipedia Painting: General Taylor's forces crossed the Rio Grande, entering Mexico, Library of Congress.
Wikipedia Photo: General Sherman Tree, the largest tree in the world.
Wikipedia Photo: Spanish mathematician Leonardo Torres Quevedo built what he called the “Telekino”. A remote control similar in mechanical function to Tesla’s, the Telekino employed its own telegraphic code to signal commands.
Wikipedia Photo: In 1929 aviation pioneer Jimmy Doolittle demonstrates that instrument flying, "flying blind" is possible from takeoff to landing. Lieutenant Jimmy Doolittle, a U.S. Army pilot awarded a Medal of Honor during WWII. credit Bettman / Corbis
Wikipedia Photo: Austrian Jewish refugee in Prague, Holocaust Education Archive Research Team (HEART).
Wikipedia Photo: Operation Market Garden; Waves of paratroopers land in the Netherlands during Operation Market Garden in September 1944.
Wikipedia Photo: Ronald Reagan nominated Sandra Day O'Connor as the first female justice of the Supreme Court of the United States
Wikipedia Image: NASA Mars Rover, 2012.