victorian era bathing suit | Os indecentes trajes de banho de 1900 | Diários Anacrônicos

victorian era bathing suit | Os indecentes trajes de banho de 1900 | Diários Anacrônicos

We always picture victorians so stiff and prudish. How precious to see this couple laughing and cuddling?

The 50 Cutest Things That Ever Happened

We always picture victorians so stiff and prudish. How precious to see this couple laughing and cuddling?

I thought this was quirky and cute…then I read the caption.  For real?!  .  Via weirdvintage:    Sending a child through the post, 1900  “After parcel post service was introduced, at least two children were sent by the service. With stamps attached to their clothing, the children rode with railway and city carriers to their destination. The Postmaster General quickly issued a regulation forbidding the sending of children in the mail after hearing of those examples.”  - Smithsonian

I thought this was quirky and cute…then I read the caption. For real?! . Via weirdvintage: Sending a child through the post, 1900 “After parcel post service was introduced, at least two children were sent by the service. With stamps attached to their clothing, the children rode with railway and city carriers to their destination. The Postmaster General quickly issued a regulation forbidding the sending of children in the mail after hearing of those examples.” - Smithsonian

awesome Ralph Lincoln - 11th generation Lincoln

awesome Ralph Lincoln - 11th generation Lincoln

The real hair of a real Geisha. Ca.1905 image from a half-stereoview by Herbert G. Ponting. Japan. S)

The real hair of a real Geisha. Ca.1905 image from a half-stereoview by Herbert G. Ponting. Japan. S)

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