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    Historical Goodness

    Historical Goodness

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    London, 1916 - the war gave women a rare chance to show their equal worth in highly responsible jobs such as guard seen here. As soon as the war finished these jobs became for "men only" once more ~

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    Hatshepsut as a Sphinx, One of Pair, Colossal Statue from her Funeary Temple at Deir el-Bahri Photographic Print at

    Silliness happens in all time periods

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    Viking Ring Fortress, Trelleborg Denmark.

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    crashinglybeautiful: Statue of Maya and Merit Object: StatueDating from: c. 1320 B.C.Material: Limestone Size: 158 x 90 x 120 cm ; c. 1000 kgOrigin: Egypt, Saqqara From: luzfosca & ratak-monodosico


    train to imachara

    Gui de la Bretonniére, 'En Wagon", 1895.

    Vikings Infographic. I'm a little wary of posting an infographic from the History Channel, notorious for rarely doing its history homework, not to mention all its ancient alien programming posing as real science, and they should have done spellcheck first

    The Official Website for the HISTORY series Vikings - Season 1

    We wrap up Train Travel Week with this picture from 1909. It shows a group of passengers, and conductor on a train car. Travel used to be a big event.

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    1940s.... No, women weren't thinner back then.

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    Madame Cupcake

    Victorian Tandem Bicycle

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    Little Beatrix Potter, age 5 - 1871

    Kimberly Eve Musings of a Writer: Beatrix Potter

    Interior of C.P.R. drawing room car, Montreal, QC, composite, 1886

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    Bathing Beauties circa 1890’s


    Hatshepsut is one of the most powerful women in the ancient world and one of the best monks in ancient Egypt. She was the fifth pharaoh of the eighteenth dynasty of Egypt and ruled longer than any ruler in Egyptian history.

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    Women’s Roller Derby, 1948 (LIFE) - retronaut Resources and Information.

    A Max Factor pencil for drawing stocking seams on during WW2, when stockings were in short supply due to rationing. #vintage #1940s #WW2 #home_front

    Nylon Stockings During WWII

    Vintage pinup in stockings and sheer negligee via candiesforeveryone on DeviantArt.

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    New York 1975 - Meyer Liebowitz

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