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Market Street, San Francisco, after an earthquake, 1906

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Market Street, San Francisco, after an earthquake, 1906

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#barandov #urban #decay

Concarneau (Finistère), la cité de Kerandon après la tempête d’octobre 1987.

Concarneau (Finistère), la cité de Kerandon après la tempête d’octobre 1987.

#parkhotel #urban

#parkhotel #urban

Brno. Old posters.

Brno. Old posters.

#barandov

#barandov

Epic residence

Epic residence

My #religion.

My #religion.


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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.

I thought this was quirky and cute…then I read the caption.  For real?!  .  Via weirdvintage:    Sending a child through the post, 1900  “After parcel post service was introduced, at least two children were sent by the service. With stamps attached to their clothing, the children rode with railway and city carriers to their destination. The Postmaster General quickly issued a regulation forbidding the sending of children in the mail after hearing of those examples.”  - Smithsonian

I thought this was quirky and cute…then I read the caption. For real?! . Via weirdvintage: Sending a child through the post, 1900 “After parcel post service was introduced, at least two children were sent by the service. With stamps attached to their clothing, the children rode with railway and city carriers to their destination. The Postmaster General quickly issued a regulation forbidding the sending of children in the mail after hearing of those examples.” - Smithsonian

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

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

Ralph Lincoln - 11th generation Lincoln - Imgur

Ralph Lincoln - 11th generation Lincoln

Ralph Lincoln - 11th generation Lincoln - Imgur

Loggers and the giant Mark Twain redwood, which was cut down in 1892 in California. - Photo: Beckwith, N.E./National Geographic - http://www.mnn.com/lifestyle/arts-culture/blogs/15-of-national-geographics-most-iconic-photographs

15 of National Geographic's most iconic photographs

Loggers and the giant Mark Twain redwood, which was cut down in 1892 in California. - Photo: Beckwith, N.E./National Geographic - http://www.mnn.com/lifestyle/arts-culture/blogs/15-of-national-geographics-most-iconic-photographs

his is a photo of Susan B. Anthony trying to vote in 1872, when it was illegal for a woman to vote in America. She was beaten and arrested for trying to do something we all take for granted today.

his is a photo of Susan B. Anthony trying to vote in 1872, when it was illegal for a woman to vote in America. She was beaten and arrested for trying to do something we all take for granted today.

It's About Time: A Few Portraits of Extreme Poverty - 1930s Children of The Great Depression

It's About Time: A Few Portraits of Extreme Poverty - 1930s Children of The Great Depression

San Francisco's Great  Earthquake and Fire of 1906 "Not in history has a modern imperial city been so completely destroyed. San Francisco is gone. Nothing remains of it but memories..." -Jack London

San Francisco's Great Earthquake and Fire of 1906 "Not in history has a modern imperial city been so completely destroyed. San Francisco is gone. Nothing remains of it but memories..." -Jack London

New York City Car Parking in 1930...

New York City Car Parking in 1930...

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