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Harold Whittles hears for the first time ever after a doctor places an earpiece in his left ear.
Though a bit tattered by the hands of time, the true beauty of this amazing vintage colour photograph, and the lovely women in it, from 1915 remains as strong as ever. #Edwardian #photograph #antique #vintage #women #1910s
1912 A medicine man of the Blood tribe standing in front of a teepee. Arthur Rafton-Canning took many photographs of the people of the Blackfoot Confederacy. As was typical of the time, these were copied by postcard manufacturers across North America and sold without credit or compensation to Rafton-Canning.
PoW Horace Greasley defiantly confronts Heinrich Himmler during an inspection of the camp he was confined in. Greasley also famously escaped from the camp and snuck back in more than 200 times to meet in secret with a local German girl he had fallen in love with.