Classical pianist Clara Haskil was born on January 7, 1895 in Bucharest, Romania. Haskil began playing piano at the age of three, and made her public debut at eight years old. She developed a repertoire of mainly Beethoven, Mozart and Schumann, and reached the peak of her fame in the 1950s. Haskil performed throughout the world and garnered such a dedicated following that the Clara Haskil Piano Competition was created in her honor.
Women in STEM of WWII - The real “Rosie Riveters” - - This recently revamped website will give you all the information you need about Team 1218 and SCH Academy’s other FIRST teams, as well as present and past FRC games.
Encore une fois, quelques perles de notre histoire découvertes dans les archives de la bibliothèque du congrès. Ces images couleur sont rendues possibles par les films KodakChrome (très coûteux pour les amateurs de l’époque). Ceux-ci sont fournis par le gouvernement américain à un petit groupe de photographes spécialement choisis pour documenter la seconde guerre mondiale aux USA. modebulb.com
Clara Schumann (1819-1896), compositrice et amoureuse
Clara Schumann. I have a portrait of her and her husband Robert in my living…
Gérard de Nerval par Nadar
Felix Mendelssohn-Bartholdy is known to have visited the estate and said of the wines when writing to a friend, "But if you haven’t been to the Buhl estate, you don’t know what Forster Riesling is." A testament to the high regard in which the wines were held.
Pyotr Tschaikovsky in 1874 at 34.
The famous opera singer Marian Anderson in the 1920s. Great to see her as a fashionable young woman. Love the dress.