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A blast from the past. Faces of people long dead, their memories kept alive.

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People of 20th Century Japan
People of 20th Century Germany
People of 20th Century England
Luxembourgian Royalty
People of 20th Century America
Men and Women of WWI-WWII
People of 19th Century location unknown.
People of 19th Century America.
People of 19th Century England
Unknown brides
American Actors
German Royalty
French Royalty

People of 20th Century Japan

taishou-kun: “riceandbeanz: “Japanese woman photographed in 1906 Titled “The most beautiful women in Japan. Photographer is unknown. Antique Photos, Vintage Pictures, Vintage Photographs, Vintage Images, Old Photos, Famous Photos, Vintage Abbildungen, Vintage Black Glamour, Vintage Beauty
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Japanese woman photographed in 1906 Titled “The most beautiful women in Japan. Photographer is unknown. #vintagephotography #industrialage #victorian #Japan #nippon #japanese #1900’s #ethnicbeauty...

People of 20th Century Germany

The siblings falcon, 1908 📷Minya Diez-Dűhrkopf Vintage Antique Photos, Vintage Pictures, Vintage Photographs, Old Pictures, Vintage Images, Old Photos, Vintage Abbildungen, Photo Vintage, Vintage Girls
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Ursula Falke (1895-1981), and her sister Gertrude (1890-1984). Date of photo yet to be verified, as well as photographer.

People of 20th Century England

1940s Photography

From left to right: Phillis Dare, Jack (brother), Arthur (Father) and Zena Dare. Postcards For Sale, Photo Postcards, Vintage Postcards, Vintage Photos, Old Portraits, 1900s Fashion, Belle Epoque, Vintage Photography, Dares
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ZENA AND PHYLLIS DARE WITH BROTHER JACK AND FATHER RP 1900'S

ZENA AND PHYLLIS DARE WITH BROTHER JACK AND FATHER - REAL PHOTO POSTCARD UNUSED EARLY 1900'S PUBLISHER ROTARY

Photographic Print: Zena and Phyllis Dare English Actresses, with their Parents, 1906 by Foulsham and Banfield : English Actresses, Actors & Actresses, Old Portraits, Time Pictures, Dares, Vintage Images, Professional Photographer, Old Photos, Pop Culture
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Explore Performing Arts / Artes Escénicas' photos on Flickr. Performing Arts / Artes Escénicas has uploaded 104615 photos to Flickr.

Florence Hariette Zena Dones a. Zena Dare was an English singer and actress. Vintage Photographs, Vintage Photos, Lillie Langtry, Old Portraits, Interesting Faces, Vintage Beauty, Vintage Costumes, Historical Photos, Vintage Looks
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Phyllis Dare, c.1910′s.

Royal Garden Party That looks like Lady Mary (Downton Abbey) lol!

History In Pictures on Twitter

“A gentleman tips his hat to a group of ladies in the 1920s.”

Luxembourgian Royalty

Grand Duchess Adelheid of Luxembourg with her sisters on .- Großherzogin Adelheid von Luxemburg mit ihren Schwestern auf Schloß Colmer – Berg Grand Duchess Adelheid of Luxembourg with her sisters on Castle Colmer – Berg

Where The Women Go, The Culture Goes

antique-royals: “Princesses Charlotte, Hilda, Marie Adelaide , Elisabeth , Sophie and Maria Antonia of Luxembourg ”

People of 20th Century America

Consuelo Vanderbilt was the daughter of a prominant New York railroad millionaire and later became Duchess of Marlborough. In the photo, Consuelo (C), is seen in a front row grandstand seat for the 1905 Vanderbilt Cup Race. Old Pictures, Old Photos, Vintage Photographs, Vintage Photos, Edwardian Era, Edwardian Fashion, American Mansions, Horse Posters, Old Mansions

Blog - Consuelo Vanderbilt, the Duchess of Marlborough: A Real Downton Heiress

Circa Bathing at West Palm Beach, Florida. Circa Bathing at West Palm Beach, Florida. Vintage Pictures, Old Pictures, Vintage Images, Old Photos, Vintage Beach Photos, Vintage Florida, Old Florida, Vintage Abbildungen, West Palm Beach Florida
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Photo taken of West Palm Beach c.1910. Photographer currently unknown.

 John Jacob Astor IV, the former Madeleine Talmadge Force. She survived the sinking of the Titanic while John Jacob Astor IV perished in

Rudolf Eickemeyer, Jr.: American photographer and amateur’s advocate

Ever subject to revision and review, history often has a way of catapulting one figure into fame at the expense of another’s descent into obscurity. Case in point: the life and legacy of Rudolf Eickemeyer, Jr. Like the pioneering art photographer Alfred Stieglitz, Eickemeyer was internationally recognized as a talented Pictorialist at the turn of the twentieth century, yet today he doesn’t even have his own Wikipedia entry.

Daytona Beach remains famous for the ability of visitors to drive on the beach and get in a good dose of people-watching and flirting as they cruise. This photo (circa shows that even then, bicycles and horses and buggies were allowed to cruise the beach! Vintage Florida, Old Florida, Florida Usa, Florida Food, Florida Vacation, Types Of Photography, Candid Photography, Street Photography, Daytona Beach

This photo was taken at Daytona Beach, Florida (c.1904).

Men and Women of WWI-WWII

14 Heartwarming Vintage Photographs of Soldiers Posing With Their Dogs During World War I Commonwealth, Smooth Fox Terriers, Military Working Dogs, Man Of War, War Dogs, American Veterans, Wire Fox Terrier, Military History, Military Man
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WWI Portraits

People of 19th Century location unknown.

Count de Beaufort and his English bulldog, antique Edwardian photo. Photos With Dog, Dog Pictures, Dog Love, Puppy Love, American Pitbull, American Bulldogs, Nanny Dog, Derby, Pit Bull Love
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Olga Nethersole with "Tiny Man," "Boss" and my personal favorite, "Turkie". Pinned by Judi Crowe. Vintage Pictures, Old Pictures, Vintage Images, Animal Pictures, Amor Animal, Belle Epoque, Old Photography, Dog Logo, Vintage Dog
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People of 19th Century America.

Samantha Fallon 1879 owner of the San Jose House Tombstone, Arizona Territory. cabinet card by C. Fly read: samantha-fallon–ed-schieffelin. Old West Photos, Antique Photos, Vintage Photographs, Vintage Photos, Wild West Outlaws, Tombstone Arizona, Western Photo, Cowboys And Indians, Real Cowboys
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The 65 Most Important Historical Photos From the McCubbin Collection - True West Magazine

A charter subscriber to this magazine, which first hit newsstands in 1953, Robert G. McCubbin has been collecting original photographs ever since...

Old West Outlaw Belle Starr The Bandit Queen 1880

100 Best Historical Photos of the American West

Myra Maybelle Shirley Reed Starr a.k.a.Belle Starr (L) (1848-1889), was an American outlaw affiliated with the notorious James-Younger Gang. This photo shows Belle atop a horse in Fort Smith, Arkansas, c.1886.

Old West Outlaws - Bing Images Vintage Cowgirl, Cowboy And Cowgirl, Vintage Photographs, Vintage Photos, Antique Photos, Arkansas, Wild West Outlaws, Belle Starr, Old West Photos
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sisterwolf: “ Belle Starr, outlaw ”

Arizona Charlie Meadows, often called “King of the Cowboys”, travelled around the world as part of one Wild West show after anot. Real Cowboys, Cowboys And Indians, Old West Photos, Wild West Show, Wild West Cowboys, Into The West, American Frontier, Cowboy And Cowgirl, Vintage Cowgirl
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James Butler Hickok a.k.a. Wild Bill Hickok (1837-76), was a soldier and lawman, and is considered by some to be a folk hero of the America's Wild West.

Phoebe Ann Mosey a. Annie Oakley (L) and her husband Francis E. Butler a. Frank Butler (R) Annie was an American sharpshooter and exhibition shooter. Frank was an Irish American marksman. Both performed in Wild West variety shows.

Annie Oakley Wild West Festival

See Annie in action with a short from Edison's Black Maria Studios.

People of 19th Century England

Edwardian fashion: Vesta Tilly emerging from a carriage at Ascot, 1904 - the Edwardian era, Victorian era, & Regency era are my favourites! Edwardian Dress, Edwardian Era, Edwardian Fashion, Victorian Era, Vintage Fashion, 1900s Fashion, Edwardian Clothing, Victorian Dresses, Fashion Black
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Matilda Alice Powles a.k.a. Vesta Tilley (1864-1952), wan an English music hall performer who was made famous for her male impersonations. This photo was taken in 1904 as she arrived at the Ascot.

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Interesting Old Photographs of Dogs and Their Owners

Between 1966 and 2006, Libby Hall collected old photographs of dogs, amassing many thousands to assemble what is possibly the largest number...

Unknown brides

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American Actors

via Film Noir Photos - Sweater Girls: Marion Davies & Thelma Hill. Vintage Hollywood, Hollywood Glamour, Classic Hollywood, Hollywood Fashion, Hollywood Actresses, Marion Davies, Harlem Renaissance, Silent Film Stars, Movie Stars
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lesanneeselegantes: “ Marion Davies & Thelma Hill ”

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Pitbull Terrier Fatty Arbuckle's dog, Luke, became a star of silent comedies. The dog's athletic prowess and acting ability brought pleasure to movie-going audiences. Pitbull Terrier, Bull Terriers, Staffordshire Terriers, Dog Photos, Dog Pictures, Roscoe Arbuckle, Nanny Dog, Pit Bull Love, Vintage Dog
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German Royalty

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French Royalty

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1940s Photography

taishou-kun: “riceandbeanz: “Japanese woman photographed in 1906 Titled “The most beautiful women in Japan. Photographer is unknown. Antique Photos, Vintage Pictures, Vintage Photographs, Vintage Images, Old Photos, Famous Photos, Vintage Abbildungen, Vintage Black Glamour, Vintage Beauty
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Japanese woman photographed in 1906 Titled “The most beautiful women in Japan. Photographer is unknown. #vintagephotography #industrialage #victorian #Japan #nippon #japanese #1900’s #ethnicbeauty...

The siblings falcon, 1908 📷Minya Diez-Dűhrkopf Vintage Antique Photos, Vintage Pictures, Vintage Photographs, Old Pictures, Vintage Images, Old Photos, Vintage Abbildungen, Photo Vintage, Vintage Girls
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Ursula Falke (1895-1981), and her sister Gertrude (1890-1984). Date of photo yet to be verified, as well as photographer.

From left to right: Phillis Dare, Jack (brother), Arthur (Father) and Zena Dare. Postcards For Sale, Photo Postcards, Vintage Postcards, Vintage Photos, Old Portraits, 1900s Fashion, Belle Epoque, Vintage Photography, Dares
Photo PostcardsVintage PhotosOld PortraitsBelle EpoqueDares

ZENA AND PHYLLIS DARE WITH BROTHER JACK AND FATHER RP 1900'S

ZENA AND PHYLLIS DARE WITH BROTHER JACK AND FATHER - REAL PHOTO POSTCARD UNUSED EARLY 1900'S PUBLISHER ROTARY

Photographic Print: Zena and Phyllis Dare English Actresses, with their Parents, 1906 by Foulsham and Banfield : English Actresses, Actors & Actresses, Old Portraits, Time Pictures, Dares, Vintage Images, Professional Photographer, Old Photos, Pop Culture
English ActressesOld PortraitsTime PicturesDaresVintage ImagesPop Culture

Sisters Dare_Rotary 4135 A

Explore Performing Arts / Artes Escénicas' photos on Flickr. Performing Arts / Artes Escénicas has uploaded 104615 photos to Flickr.

Florence Hariette Zena Dones a. Zena Dare was an English singer and actress. Vintage Photographs, Vintage Photos, Lillie Langtry, Old Portraits, Interesting Faces, Vintage Beauty, Vintage Costumes, Historical Photos, Vintage Looks
Vintage PhotosLillie LangtryOld PortraitsInteresting Faces

Otherwise Magnificent

Phyllis Dare, c.1910′s.

Royal Garden Party That looks like Lady Mary (Downton Abbey) lol!

History In Pictures on Twitter

“A gentleman tips his hat to a group of ladies in the 1920s.”

Grand Duchess Adelheid of Luxembourg with her sisters on .- Großherzogin Adelheid von Luxemburg mit ihren Schwestern auf Schloß Colmer – Berg Grand Duchess Adelheid of Luxembourg with her sisters on Castle Colmer – Berg

Where The Women Go, The Culture Goes

antique-royals: “Princesses Charlotte, Hilda, Marie Adelaide , Elisabeth , Sophie and Maria Antonia of Luxembourg ”

via Film Noir Photos - Sweater Girls: Marion Davies & Thelma Hill. Vintage Hollywood, Hollywood Glamour, Classic Hollywood, Hollywood Fashion, Hollywood Actresses, Marion Davies, Harlem Renaissance, Silent Film Stars, Movie Stars
Vintage HollywoodHollywood GlamourHollywood ActressesMarion DaviesHarlem Renaissance

BLACKWOOD & BRASS

lesanneeselegantes: “ Marion Davies & Thelma Hill ”

Consuelo Vanderbilt was the daughter of a prominant New York railroad millionaire and later became Duchess of Marlborough. In the photo, Consuelo (C), is seen in a front row grandstand seat for the 1905 Vanderbilt Cup Race. Old Pictures, Old Photos, Vintage Photographs, Vintage Photos, Edwardian Era, Edwardian Fashion, American Mansions, Horse Posters, Old Mansions

Blog - Consuelo Vanderbilt, the Duchess of Marlborough: A Real Downton Heiress

Circa Bathing at West Palm Beach, Florida. Circa Bathing at West Palm Beach, Florida. Vintage Pictures, Old Pictures, Vintage Images, Old Photos, Vintage Beach Photos, Vintage Florida, Old Florida, Vintage Abbildungen, West Palm Beach Florida
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Photo taken of West Palm Beach c.1910. Photographer currently unknown.

 John Jacob Astor IV, the former Madeleine Talmadge Force. She survived the sinking of the Titanic while John Jacob Astor IV perished in

Rudolf Eickemeyer, Jr.: American photographer and amateur’s advocate

Ever subject to revision and review, history often has a way of catapulting one figure into fame at the expense of another’s descent into obscurity. Case in point: the life and legacy of Rudolf Eickemeyer, Jr. Like the pioneering art photographer Alfred Stieglitz, Eickemeyer was internationally recognized as a talented Pictorialist at the turn of the twentieth century, yet today he doesn’t even have his own Wikipedia entry.

Samantha Fallon 1879 owner of the San Jose House Tombstone, Arizona Territory. cabinet card by C. Fly read: samantha-fallon–ed-schieffelin. Old West Photos, Antique Photos, Vintage Photographs, Vintage Photos, Wild West Outlaws, Tombstone Arizona, Western Photo, Cowboys And Indians, Real Cowboys
Vintage PhotosWild West Outlaws

The 65 Most Important Historical Photos From the McCubbin Collection - True West Magazine

A charter subscriber to this magazine, which first hit newsstands in 1953, Robert G. McCubbin has been collecting original photographs ever since...

Old West Outlaw Belle Starr The Bandit Queen 1880

100 Best Historical Photos of the American West

Myra Maybelle Shirley Reed Starr a.k.a.Belle Starr (L) (1848-1889), was an American outlaw affiliated with the notorious James-Younger Gang. This photo shows Belle atop a horse in Fort Smith, Arkansas, c.1886.

Old West Outlaws - Bing Images Vintage Cowgirl, Cowboy And Cowgirl, Vintage Photographs, Vintage Photos, Antique Photos, Arkansas, Wild West Outlaws, Belle Starr, Old West Photos
Vintage CowgirlCowboy And CowgirlVintage PhotosWild West OutlawsBelle Starr

sloth unleashed

sisterwolf: “ Belle Starr, outlaw ”

Arizona Charlie Meadows, often called “King of the Cowboys”, travelled around the world as part of one Wild West show after anot. Real Cowboys, Cowboys And Indians, Old West Photos, Wild West Show, Wild West Cowboys, Into The West, American Frontier, Cowboy And Cowgirl, Vintage Cowgirl
Into The WestAmerican FrontierCowboy And CowgirlVintage Cowgirl

James Butler Hickok a.k.a. Wild Bill Hickok (1837-76), was a soldier and lawman, and is considered by some to be a folk hero of the America's Wild West.