History - Good & Bad
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Ziegfeld Girl: Myrna Darby ~ Performed in Ziegfeld's musicals" No Foolin'" "Rio Rita" "Rosalie" and "Whoopee" – Also performed in The Ziegfeld Follies of 1925 and Photo: Alfred Cheney Johnston.
from A Study in Contrasts
Photographs Of Women
Vintage Photos Women
Lina Cavalieri, was considered one of the most beautiful women in the world. As a young girl, she ran from the orphanage with a theatre group, made career as a singer first in Paris and soon all around Europe. In 1900 she debuted as opera singer .
from ...like a girl
Senator John F. Kennedy and Jacqueline Bouvier Kennedy grace the dance floor at their wedding reception in September (photo: Kennedy Library) her dress is beautiful.
Japanese wedding outfit: photo by Sgt. Locals in Misawa, Japan, dressed me up in a similar wedding kimono and I still have the picture, complete with white face makeup!
A mid-century housewife getting ready to prepare a meal with her modern electric appliances. May be old but i like the idea of the built-in audio with extra outlets.
from Remarkably Retro
Black Irish People
Lunch time, Ireland in 1915
Old Country Stores
Old General Stores
Black And White
Black White Photos
Country store on dirt road, Sunday afternoon. Gordonton, North Carolina, By Dorothea Lange This photo really warms me and makes me wish I was there.
Women On Motorcycles
Female Motorcycle Riders
Cafe Racer Motorcycle
Women on motorcycles photo loomis dean 1949 life magazine. Way to go ladies!
A Moment In Time
Shorpy Historical Photos
The way Mom washed clothes in our basement when I was growing up. Shorpy Historical Photo Archive :: Through the Wringer: 1950
Irish famine immigrants saved large amounts of money says American History Journal
China Hong Kong
The Jiangyou Figure Hill Temple. Simple iron chain bridge, China, ~I'm thankful I was born a Baptist PK in the USA and didn't have to walk to that Temple.
Vintage Sewing Machines
Vintage Sewing Notions
Vintage Sewing Rooms
I am in love with this vintage aqua sewing machine.even though I don't sew :)
Carolina Del Sur
Lewis Hine, Child Labor, Lil Shuckers, On Labour Day…
by Endless Forms Most Beautiful
Henri Cartier-Bresson --Coronation of King George VI, Trafalgar Square, London, 1937
On the veranda, Detroit Boat Club, Detroit, Mich.
Black And White
“Absorption in things other than self is the secret of a happy life” James Cagney American actor and dancer, on stage and in film
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