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How to Paint Lilacs

Lilacs in the United States predate the revolutionary war but are not natives. According to Harvard's Arnold Arboretum, the common lilac (Syringa vulgaris) is originally from eastern Europe and is also known as the French hybrid. One of the most famous paintings of lilacs, is Vincent Van Gogh's "Lil

P-51 Mustang Wings

During World War II, over 6 million women in the United States worked in war industries. This photo gallery provides an overview of some of the wartime and war industry jobs that were filled by American women between 1942 and 1945.