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Bobby Kork An evenly split hermaphrodite, Bobby was male on the right and female on the left. Bobby also had a 50/50 split of genetalia. Apparantly much more masculine in personality and was well known for getting in fights with people who called him a freak. He died in the mid 1900s of food poisoning.

The chair the middle kid is sitting on, with the cloth covering? His mom IS the chair. the "hidden mother" prop, to keep young children still while a photo is being taken. Im 99 percent sure that's what this is.

Deceased child being held by his sad father. As the original pinner stated both subjects are dead, I ask: Please be aware that any subject looking directly at the camera is NOT dead. A cadaver cannot focus. The eyes are always aimless and unfocused. Even if the photographer put himself directly in line with where it appeared the corpse was 'looking' the result would still be dead eyes. This is why eyes were painted onto the photos (and that too is obvious) if a 'living' look was being…

“Fast Asleep and Wide Awake” Advertisement card for the postmortem photography services of R. B. Whittaker, Liberty, New York, circa 1860.

Victorian Postmortem photography {X+X∞} ................. andraaj repin † 2015 S/S Anuubis blvkgraav

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17 Haunting Post-Mortem Photographs From The 1800s

17 Haunting Post-Mortem Photographs From The 1800s -- WHICH ONE IS FREAKIN' DEAD!?