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    Little girl and her toys outside on sidewalk, from essay "An American Block" re small-town block in wartime. | Photographer: Alfred Eisenstaedt | Date taken: 1943 | Location: Hamilton, OH, US | LIFE Archive - Hosted by Google

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As you can see there is a standing post behind the girl. And she is ALIVE! This is not a postmortem photo. There is no such thing as a standing PM photo. Her eyes are painted in. This is because the exposure time was more then 10 minutes and eyelids move thus become blurry on the photo.