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Crazy Kayakers & Pacific Pulitzers

Drift down our river of memories into an ocean of yesterday's light.

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Rough waters ahead

Nearing the mouth of a violent waterfall isn't for the faint of heart. They're called extreme sports for a reason.

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On this day

Raising the flag

One of the most iconic images in U.S. history, Raising the Flag on Iwo Jima was taken on this day by AP photographer Joe Rosenthal in 1945. The iconic photo was captured in the dwindling days of the Pacific War and won the Pulitzer Prize that same year.

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B&W colorization

Finishing touches

A sculptor takes a look at his work and prepares for the final brushstrokes of his masterpiece.

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The way we were

Bunked bros

Assigning bunkmates to soldiers is much simpler when done by mustache length.

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