Pike Place Market is a must-see place to visit on your trip to Seattle. An iconic fish and produce market, it provides a riot of activity and color. Lead your little one to the main fish market, and watch the guys throw around fish and entertain the crowd. Customers at Pike Place Fish Company wait to order fish at the famous seafood market
In 1905, Indianapolis businessman Carl Fisher envisioned building a speedway to test cars before they went to market. Four years later, ground was broken -- and the Indianapolis Motor Speedway was born. Since that time, the speedway has been the site of 248 automobile races -- and sees crowds of more than 400, 000 people in what is the world’s highest-capacity stadium facility.
On this day in 1967 the first Boeing 737 (a 100 series) made its maiden flight. The 737 series is the best-selling jet airliner in the history of aviation. In Europeana there are many historical records related to the Boeing 737 aircraft, from photographs to sound recordings of taxiing, take-off and landings: http://europeana.eu/portal/search.html?query=%22boeing+737%22&rows=96. Images: Norsk Luftfartsmuseum (CC0)