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Dignified Women Who Changed History

Female Marine Corps members

This photo was taken in 1918 and shows the swearing in of female members of the US Marine Corps. Officially known as the United States Marine Corps Women’s Reserve, the women in the program served in two World Wards before finally becoming part of the regular US Marine Corps.

Shorts cause a stir

Allegedly, this picture shows two women wearing shorts in 1937 for the first time which caused a car crash and an abundance of male attention. Except that it wasn’t the first time women wore shorts in public. The photograph is actually a staged event
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