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Edgar Allan Poe poses with Abraham Lincoln in Mathew Brady’s Washington, D.C. studio- February 4th, 1849.

Edgar Allan Poe, (1809-1849)

Ernest Hemingway during World War I.

First cousins, Tsar Nicholas of Russia and King George V of England -- Don't they look alike?

Nikola Tesla in his laboratory, 1899.

Helen Keller teaching Charlie Chaplin the manual alphabet, 1919

Alexander Graham Bell (1847-1922), inventor of the telephone. Bell would have been known to history simply as Alexander Bell, but he was highly jealous of his brothers’ middle names and asked for and received one for his 11th birthday. His interest in acoustics developed during his childhood through his experiences with his deaf mother, influencing his later work with the deaf and experimentation with sound.

Robert Lincoln the son of Abraham Lincoln, was waiting to board a crowded train when the train lurched forward and he fell between the platform and the body of the passenger car he was trying to board. But before harm came, he was seized by the collar and yanked to the platform. His rescuer was Edwin Booth the brother of the man that would soon kill President Lincoln.

According to legends, Russian mystic Grigori Rasputin (1869-1916) was first poisoned with enough cyanide to kill ten men, but he wasn’t affected. So his killers shot him in the back with a revolver. Rasputin fell but later revived. So, he was shot again three more times, but Rasputin still lived. He was then clubbed, and for good measure thrown into the icy Neva River.

Abraham Lincoln, 16th President.

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Some say she was the real life Betty Boop (but new sources point to African American entertainer Baby Esther).... Actress Helen Kane, the inspiration for the Betty Boop cartoons, never received royalties or credit for them. A striking and unique performer who began in Vaudeville, she was "too 20s" for the 30s and sadly her career fizzled.

Only confirmed photograph of Billy the Kid--Family says we are related to him. Please visit our website @ www.steampunkvapemod.com

Thomas "Tad" Lincoln poses on April 10, 1865 with his father President Lincoln in the Whitehouse. Tad outlived his father, but died of heart failure at the age of 18 on July 15, 1871.

Wedding day photograph of Abraham Lincoln and Mary Todd taken November 4, 1842 in Springfield, Illinois after three years of a stormy courtship and a broken engagement.

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Gettysburg- Troops marching in Gettysburg the day of Lincolns address. November 1863.

Last known photo taken of Abraham Lincoln.

The Adventures of Abraham Lincoln’s Corpse Abraham Lincoln was one of the most celebrated and mysterious presidents in the USA

Abraham Lincoln's Mother

A very rare Carte de Visite capturing Abraham Lincoln's funeral train/carriage in Washington on April 21, 1865. (s)