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littlegoldhorse:

Tsar Nicholas inspecting and tasting some porridge near Mogilyov, ca.1916

April 11, 1912: Titanic departs Queenstown, Ireland.

This is one of the last photos taken of Titanic.

thethirdnewestoriginal:

New York, 1972

humanoidhistory:

Gorgeous pages from Astronicum Caesareum, 1540, a manual on the use of astronomical devices like the astrolabe. Hand-colored woodcuts by Michael Ostendorfer, written by Petrus Apianus, court astronomer to Charles V, Holy Roman Emperor. (Metropolitan Museum of Art)

englishsnow:

 ElectroSpark

foxesinbreeches:

From the series Life and Love on the New York City Subway by Stanley Kubrick, 1946

Couple playing footsies on a subway
Woman waiting on a subway platform
Men sleeping in a subway car
Passengers in a subway car 
People on escalators in a subway station

strangecousinsusanx:

pale-fire:

Feminist Graffiti from the 1970s [x]

I haven’t seen this in a while. It never gets old.

dichotomization:

Martin Bormann, Jr. seen in uniform in 1939. This is the eldest son of Martin Bormann, Hitler’s private secretary. Martin was a godson of Adolf Hitler. He has spent much of his life repenting for his father’s horrific actions, becoming a Catholic priest and serving as a missionary in the Belgian Congo. He has also joined with Jewish groups to make a pilgrimage to Auschwitz and travelled to Israel to meet Holocaust survivors.

blackandwhiteandwtf:

Paris barricade made from cobblestones (April 1871), photographed by Pierre-Ambrose Richebourg

fuldagap:

Land Forces of the National People’s Army soldiers marching in a Berlin parade, 1985.

librar-y:

October 1935. Street musicians. Blind fiddler. West Memphis, Arkansas.

lana-loves-lingua-latina:

clevergirlhelps:

History

Daily Life

Around the Empire

Lifestyles

The famous “From Hell” letter by Jack the Ripper which included part of a kidney. For those of you that can’t read what it says

From hell. Mr Lusk. Sor, I send you half the kidne I took from one women prasarved it for you tother piece I fried and ate it was very nise I may send you the bloody knif that took it out if you only wate a whil longer. Signed Catch me when you can Mishter Lusk”

wandsofivory:

Lincoln Cathedral from the Castle. Frederick Evans (1898) 

Arc de Triomphe, February 1946 by Ed Clark