roller skating

Above is shown a vital photo of roller skating. It was made in The illustration documents Skater on bicycle skates. These are some very old antique rollerskates.


50 Unexplainable Black & White Photos

:( Taxidermy cat hat.  Apparently this was a thing in Victorian times

The Hair Hall of Fame: Puss- A stuffed cat for a hat- taxidermy in the Victorian era

History In Pictures ‏@HistoryInPics  Maurice Tillet, a wrestler suffering from acromegaly.He died in 1954, and was the inspiration for the character Shrek

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Photographed by Irving Penn, Elvie saw a signed vintage silver print of this 2014 for Euro. all you Shrek fans! Professional wrestler Maurice Tillet, aka The French Angel, was the inspiration for Shrek’s character design.

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A giant sequoia log, Sequoia National Park, California, “Loggers and the giant Mark Twain redwood cut down in California,


Krumpus Parade usually celebrated in Austria involving demons that will steal away children in baskets if they act bad during the holiday season SCARY Christmas

Fejee Mermaid, 19th Century

weirdvintage: “Feejee Mermaid, century—Though P. Barnum made the Feejee Mermaids famous, they were originally created by Japanese East Indies fishermen in around It was a traditional art form in which they created faux mermaids by.

Mary Ellen Mark: Hippopotamus and Performer. Great Rayman Circus, Madras, India, 1989. Stills Gallery, Sydney

Mary Ellen Mark "Hippopotamus and Performer," Great Rayman Circus, Madras, India, 1989 and you thought a lion was tough.the shear force if it decided to close it's mouth

Awkward Family Photo, Victorian Edition

15+ Rare Photos Of Victorians Proving They Weren’t As Serious As You Thought

tuba-terror: “ boredpanda: “ Rare Photos Of Victorians Proving They Weren’t As Serious As You Thought ” They were just the same as us, but since it took so long to take a picture, it was easier.