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Deceased infant with nursing bottle. In the pre-sterilization era, the bacteria from this type of nursing bottle led to the deaths of many children. Full-plate tintype, c.1870.

This little girl was alive. Her face was a little washed out due to uneven flash coverage but you can clearly see her hanging on to the chair with her left hand.

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Usually during the victorian era, photograpy was very expensive and alot of familys photos were taken after their family member passed away. This ended up being the ONLY photograph poorer people kept. They are held up, stood up, fixed into a "stand" like object so they appear alive.

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