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11/24/63 - Jacqueline and Caroline Kennedy kneel to kiss JFK's coffin, in the Capitol Rotunda.

'The letter', photographed in London by Cecil Beaton, 1940.

słodka — m3zzaluna: the letter, 1940 [original] society...

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Peter III & Catherine II the Great of Russia

Houghton Hall ~ William Kent

One of Leonardo da Vinci’s many notebooks, this one diagramming a potter’s wheel, c. 1508-1509.

Diana, Princess of Wales....not forgotten...

Mobile Phone turns 40 - Martin Cooper, chairman and CEO of ArrayComm, holds a Motorola DynaTAC, a 1973 prototype of the first handheld cellular telephone, on April 2, 2003, in San Francisco. The device is 10 inches long and weighs 2.5 pounds.

5 Inventors of the Cell Phone Honored for Wiring the World

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Jackie Kennedy attending an opening at the Whitney Museum in New York, 1966.

Cartier - Cigarette Case - Platinum - Paris - 1931 The back of the lid is engraved with twenty signatures “Coco” - Coco Chanel, “Misia” - Misia Sert, “Fellowes” - Daisy Fellowes, “Vera” - Vera de Bosset, “Peggy” - Peggy Guggenheim, “Etienne” - Etienne de Beaumont, inside the case “Cécile” - Cécile Sorel, “Elsie” - Elsie de Wolfe, “Johnnie” - Prince Jean-Louis de Faucigny- Lucinge

  • Joy Miles Gimbel
    Joy Miles Gimbel

    This is a gem❤️

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Nicholas Alexei at the parade in Peterhof, 1911

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Talitha Getty and Prince Stash Klossowski de Rola

Jack with sister Kick in London, 1938

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Great Scots Scott Trindle6 730x974 UK Vogue April 2013: Great Scots by Scott Trindle

Scotland In Vogue Through The Years

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1790s

Reinette: Miniature portraits

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Victorian Antiquities and Design: Exotic Influences In Victorian Interior Design

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  • Ione Gyamfi
    Ione Gyamfi

    Maybe not nostalgia for the slavery part??

The Kennedy's

The funeral of Diana, Princess of Wales (1961-1997)

  • Sandra Sallin - Apart From My Art
    Sandra Sallin - Apart From My Art

    Good eye.

  • Victoria Valentine-Hammerly
    Victoria Valentine-Hammerly

    I don't think this is Diana's funeral. Boys too old.

  • Amy Heuser
    Amy Heuser

    Good call.

  • Rachel Sarmiento
    Rachel Sarmiento

    Possibly the Queen mother?

  • AC Phillips
    AC Phillips

    Queen mother. The coat of arms on the casket is Bowes-Lyon (canting arms - the coat of arms is a visual play on the name - bows and lions)

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Total Lunar Eclipse (April 15, 2014)

Jackie Bouvier in 1949 while a student in Paris, attending a party.

Cox Communications - Residential Home

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Wallis and Edward

Untouched since 1964 ~ English country style interior of Sir Albert Richardson (1880-1964), English architect's Bedfordshire home.

1987-06-13 Diana runs in the inner courtyard of Buckingham Palace to avoid being late for the Trooping The Colour ceremony