Patricia Campbell "Patty" Hearst (born February 20, 1954), now known as Patricia Campbell Hearst Shaw, is an American newspaper heiress, socialite, actress, kidnap victim, and convicted bank robber. Her kidnapping case is held by many as an example of Stockholm syndrome.
17 Haunting Post-Mortem Photographs From The 1800s
Strange Victorian Portrait-Antique Cabinet Card Photo- Post mortem. There is something so peaceful about this image... you would not know the lady was deceased if you hadn't been aware of it being a "memento mori" (Latin for "remember your own mortality")
Charlie Keith, famous clown and circus owner, constructed and patented the first portable circus building. Keith had made his name touring in circuses around the UK and Europe. He was frustrated with performing in leaky tents with slippery and muddy floors and wanted to construct a touring circus that was sturdier than canvas. In 1882 Keith patented his ‘new travelling building for a circus’, which only featured canvas in its roof.