vintage everyday: Lady Florence Norman, a suffragette, on her motor-scooter in travelling to work at offices in London where she was a supervisor. The scooter was a birthday present from her husband, the journalist and Liberal politician Sir Henry Norman.
The only known photograph of Frédéric Chopin -- taken by Louis-Auguste Bisson in the last year of Chopin’s life. Passionate, tragic, melancholic and patriotic, the great composer Frédéric Chopin dreamed of freedom for Poland.
Coco Chanel in Gabrielle "Coco" Bonheur Chanel was a French fashion designer and founder of the Chanel brand. She was the only fashion designer to be named on Time The Most Important People of the Century.