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Lisa Lynn

Lisa Lynn

Loving arts and crafts, wood working and horticulture...

Boy watching TV for the first time in an appliance store window, 1948

The Dalton gang (Bill Power; Bob Dalton; Grat Dalton, Dick Broadwell), after their unsuccessful attempt to rob two banks at once in Coffeyville, Kansas, in 1892. Emmet Dalton survived with 23 gunshot wounds. A fourth Dalton brother, Bill, rode with the Wild Bunch (the Doolin-Dalton gang or Oklahombres, not Butch Cassidy's outlaws).

Brides from Bridewell : female felons sent to colonial America (1962) An online book about the 'Forced Indentured Servitude' that is so often cast aside as anything less than slavery.

Anne Frank House: 12 June 2014 marked the 85th anniversary of Anne Frank’s birth

Margot and Anne Frank in the Spring of 1932.

'Three days dead, King George VI rested in the little church of St Mary Magdalene on the Sandringham Estate, in a plain coffin made for him overnight, out of an old oak in the park, by the carpenters of the royal estate. On Feb 11 the King's coffin was to be taken to London, there to lie in Westminster Hall until the funeral on Feb 15th 1952. Among the wreaths was the one at the foot of the coffin reading 'To Darling Papa from Elizabeth and Phillip'

love the rustic door

A rare image of a flying peacock.

If there's one thing Sara Ginaite-Rubinson, 85. is adamant about, it's that she is not a hero. As a Holocaust survivor and part of an anti-Nazi resistant group, she's often classified as a hero. "I don't think a survivor is a hero. A hero is a person who tried and didn't survive. To survive was accidental; it was pure luck. This is the reality of the Holocaust," she recalls.

Battlefield of Second Manassass. Taken in the mid 1930s, this photograph shows the view (70 years later) that greeted Union Gen. Fitz-John Porter on August 29, 1862, as he attempted to flank Jackson's Confederate position. However, Longstreet's southern soldiers stood between Porter and his objective on the distant high ground. Today, I-66 runs through a portion of the landscape shown in this vintage photograph.

An SS doctor examines a group of kidnapped Polish children judged to be "racially valuable" and ready for adoption by German parents. Süddeutscher Verlag, Bilderdienst, Munich

1866 shot of the Wells, Fargo & Company Express Office in Virginia City.

victorian houses

Shabby Chic Farmhouse - this is a great pediment on the inside of the house!

Miners-both men & women Virginia City Nevada CC by Noe

Lawman Frank Hamer when he was a 24-year old City Marshal in Navasota, Texas. He would gain fame years later as the Texas Ranger who got Bonnie and Clyde.

Bandit's Roost, 1888, considered the most crime-ridden, dangerous part of New York City.

Dennis hates the cone of shame.

Saint Roch Church in Paris