The last kiss, a picture from World War II…this is beautiful/heartbreaking

The last kiss, a picture from World War II…

The last kiss, a picture from World War II…this is beautiful/heartbreaking

A Parisian apartment left untouched for over 70 years was discovered in the quartier of Pigalle a few summers ago

A Parisian apartment left untouched for over 70 years was discovered in the quartier of Pigalle a few summers ago

These photographers may have never known the significance of the pictures they took and that millions would be marveling at them in the future. From thousands of images, I chose these to give us a rare and fascinating look at how different (and similar) life used to be.

These photographers may have never known the significance of the pictures they took and that millions would be marveling at them in the future. From thousands of images, I chose these to give us a rare and fascinating look at how different (and similar) life used to be.

Louise Cromwell Brooks (1890-1965) was an American socialite considered to be Washington's most beautiful young women.  She is shown here in 1911 at the age of 21 . She was married to General Douglas MacArthur from 1922-1929.

Louise Cromwell Brooks (1890-1965) was an American socialite considered to be Washington's most beautiful young women. She is shown here in 1911 at the age of 21 . She was married to General Douglas MacArthur from 1922-1929.

A rare 16th century gold sundial and compass ring, possibly German, circa 1570 The hinged oval bezel designed as a seal and engraved with a coat of arms, opening to reveal a sundial and compass, on a plain gold hoop, dimensions of bezel 1.8x2.0cm

A rare 16th century gold sundial and compass ring, possibly German, circa 1570 The hinged oval bezel designed as a seal and engraved with a coat of arms, opening to reveal a sundial and compass, on a plain gold hoop, dimensions of bezel 1.8x2.0cm

Holy Bible, 1638 - Printed by Robert Barker, London, size: ca. 6 x 3.5 in.   The cover is made of silk and silver thread on linen. I read this every day.

Holy Bible, 1638 - Printed by Robert Barker, London, size: ca. 6 x 3.5 in. The cover is made of silk and silver thread on linen. I read this every day.

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