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A rare vintage photograph of an onna-bugeisha, one of the female warriors of the upper social classes in feudal Japan.

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justamus: “ A rare vintage photograph of an onna-bugeisha, one of the female warriors of the upper social classes in feudal Japan. Often mistakenly referred to as “female samurai”, female warriors...

Wedding day photograph of Abraham Lincoln and Mary Todd taken November 4, 1842 in Springfield, Illinois after three years of a stormy courtship and a broken engagement.
American Civil WarOld PicturesVintage PhotosMary Todd Lincoln

MARY TODD LINCOLN HISTORY BIOGRAPHY MARY TODD LINCOLN

MARY TODD LINCOLN was the wife of President Abraham Lincoln 16th pioneer settlers of Kentucky Springfield Illinois Washington DC White House assassination, Tad Lincoln died, mental illness depressed

Thomas "Tad" Lincoln poses on April 10, 1865 with his father President Lincoln in the Whitehouse.  Tad outlived his father, but died of heart failure at the age of 18 on July 15, 1871.
Us PresidentsAmerican Civil WarPresidential HistoryInteresting History

The History Place presents Abraham Lincoln

Includes a detailed Timeline of Lincoln's life - Photos of Lincoln and all the major personalities from the Civil War - Info on the Battle of Gettysburg, Kansas-Nebraska Act, Dred Scott Decision - And the Words of Lincoln, his speeches, letters, war orders, proclaimations.

Little lamb...
Vintage Children PhotosVintage PicturesOld PicturesVintage ImagesVintage Cards

Vintage Postcard ~ Little Girl w/Lamb

Postcards from my collection. Please feel free to use them in your art. but please don't use them in collage sheets to sell. Thanks!

“Stagecoach” Mary Fields (c. 1832-1914) was born a slave in Tennessee and following the Civil War, she moved to the pioneer community of Cascade, Montana. In 1895, when she was around 60 years old, Fields became the second woman and first African American carrier for the US Postal Service. Fields loved the job, despite the many dangers and difficulties such as wolves and thieves (she was an excellent marksman, defending her route with a revolver and a rifle).

Dainty and Dangerous

sammystokes: auntada: “Stagecoach” Mary Fields (c. 1832-1914) was born a slave in Tennessee and following the Civil War, she moved to the pioneer community of Cascade, Montana. In 1895, when she was...

ca. 1888, handwritten note on the back: “Aunt Velma, she never married.”

A Paper Bear Art Journal Tumblr

tuesday-johnson: “ ca. 1888, [handwritten on verso: “Aunt Velma, she never married.” ”

Scytho-Cimmerian stelae ancient Kurdistan, 6th century B.C.

Kurds are German? - History Forum ~ All Empires - Page 16

tooth fairy doll...wonderfully creepy!

Kerry Kate's October Effigies

Dolls and Art by Kerry Kate

Bay Area Destroyers lost at Guadalcanal

Bay Area Destroyers lost at Guadalcanal

San Mateo County History Museum

The remains of what may be King Richard III, showing a curved spine and signs of battle trauma.
Archaeological FindsTudor HistoryUk HistoryPlantagenet

Confirmed! Bones of King Richard III Found

Analysis suggests that a battle-bruised skeleton is the lost king.

Unknown Ship from the Great White Fleet
Ship PaintingsNaval HistoryThe Great WhiteWater ArtArtwork Images

Unknown Ship from the Great White Fleet

San Mateo County History Museum

custom Potion labels by ~Pureblackmagik on deviantART

custom Potion labels by Pureblackmagik on DeviantArt

DeviantArt is the world's largest online social community for artists and art enthusiasts, allowing people to connect through the creation and sharing of art.

Old Washing Machine

Old Washing Machine

San Mateo County History Museum

US infantry, 1942-1945

War Uniforms - Page 4

Which country do you think had the coolest uniforms in WW2 and which unit? I chose Germany. If I had to pick a unit, i'm not sure what they fall under but the black SS uniforms are very cool looking so I pick this uniform.

Haniwa in the form of a man, 300 BC, San Francisco Asian Art Museum

Haniwa in the form of a man, 300 BC

Japan, Kofun period