Instrument for tracing silhouettes, 18th century. Silhouettes were a way of having your portrait taken. Robert Burns had his silhouette done twice - once in 1787 and once in 1790

Instrument for tracing silhouettes, 18th century. Silhouettes were a way of having your portrait taken. Robert Burns had his silhouette done twice - once in 1787 and once in 1790


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1884 photo shows Lady Liberty towering over the Paris landscape just before she was disassembled and shipped to New York. Old Photo Archive

1884 photo shows Lady Liberty towering over the Paris landscape just before she was disassembled and shipped to New York. Old Photo Archive

Seen here are painters atop the Woolworth Building in New York City in 1926. Photographer Unknown via Ovadia & Sons on Tumblr.

Seen here are painters atop the Woolworth Building in New York City in 1926. Photographer Unknown via Ovadia & Sons on Tumblr.

why do i find apush memes so amusing? Mr. Parks defs had this on one of his powerpoints

why do i find apush memes so amusing? Mr. Parks defs had this on one of his powerpoints

Measuring bathing suits in the early 1920s. If they were too short,the women would be fined

Measuring bathing suits in the early 1920s. If they were too short,the women would be fined

unpacking the Statue of Liberty, 1885 - see these six galleries of interesting historical photos: Part 1:  http://imgur.com/gallery/SJdoT    Part 2:  http://imgur.com/gallery/1v3so    Part 3:  http://imgur.com/gallery/IKApr    Part 4:  http://imgur.com/gallery/rJhag    Part 5:  http://imgur.com/gallery/aA5E7    Part 6:  http://imgur.com/gallery/inhwo

unpacking the Statue of Liberty, 1885 - see these six galleries of interesting historical photos: Part 1: http://imgur.com/gallery/SJdoT Part 2: http://imgur.com/gallery/1v3so Part 3: http://imgur.com/gallery/IKApr Part 4: http://imgur.com/gallery/rJhag Part 5: http://imgur.com/gallery/aA5E7 Part 6: http://imgur.com/gallery/inhwo

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