May Dennis Pictures of suffragettes 1913. In 1912 Scotland Yard bought their first camera, to covertly photograph suffragettes, all images are from The national portrait Gallery, london.

Meet the Real Alice: How the Story of Alice in Wonderland Was Born

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Cowgirls with guns & woolies. » Back in the day, what kind of lady would you have been? Cowgirl? Robber? Teacher? Baker?

The Mad Hatter has a basis in real history. In the 18th and 19th centuries, mercury was used to treat felt used in the production of hats in England. Workers in hat factories were exposed to toxic levels of the heavy metal and often led to the onset of dementia.

27 Badass Images Of Women Winning And Exercising The Right To Vote

If a woman brought you in to the world, then you should vote. This pro-suffrage poster from the North Carolina Museum of History's collection.

Emmeline Pankhurst, féministe suffragiste emmenée par la police - La "mère des suffragistes". http://lesaventuresdeuterpe.blogspot.fr/2013/08/emmeline-pankhurst-mere-des-suffragistes.html

Enslaved Africans died before reaching America, so terrible were the conditions on the slave ships. Those who survived the trip were then sold to plantation owners.

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