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Howard Carter investigating the coffin of Tutankhamun in 1922.

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Climbing the pyramid of Cheops around 1900...these people were so lucky to experience this place at the turn of the century!!

  • Edie Spencer

    my mom lived in an apartment in NYC, with two children and a her spouse, for $180/month. It was described as being horrifyingly expensive. Now that same apartment was turned into a coop and last sold for $400,000. YIKES.

  • Peggy Bair

    I remember those days!

  • Vickie Gross

    Go to "dollartimes.com" to see how much that is now!

  • Deb McAulay

    Anyone remember this, I do!

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When the archaeologist Howard Carter opened the tomb of the pharaoh Tutankhamun for the first time on the 26 November 1922, he was overwhelmed by the treasures that met his eyes. Four chambers lay before him, some of them filled to the roof with funerary objects of immeasurable value, destined to accompany the dead king on his journey into the hereafter.

Elin Wägner standing next to 351,454 signatures demanding women get the right to vote (Sweden, 1914) #WomenRock

  • Tere Ohmann

    the fight started in 1830 and lasted 90 years!

  • lisa

    And too many women still don't vote. I don't get it.

Survivors of the Titanic row to the Carpathia, 1912

Thebes: The Photographs of Harry Burton | Excavations | The Met Around the World | Tomb of Nefertari