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Old time printer at foot press Joy of Work 1905

Tiny Seamstress: March 1924 New York "Tenement homework. Pictures taken in connection with investigation." Photo by Lewis Wickes Hine

victorian couple on a tandem bicycle. c.1890s

Are they having fun? :) <> How'd you like to have to wear that lady's get-up when you jump on your bike? (vintage tandem bike, bicycle, whew) To those bike riding pioneers who worked the kinks out for us - hats off!

Strange But Cute Vintage Animal Photos

Strange But Cute Vintage Animal Photos

Circus hippo pulling a cart, 1924 It is not often that one sees a hippo-drawn carriage 90 years after this photo was taken. The Barnes circus had this hippopotamus named Lotus, who doesn't look all that happy to be harnessed to the cart behind her.

Death-Defying Photos Of Skyscraper Construction Workers Goofing Around

Death-Defying Photos Of Skyscraper Construction Workers Goofing Around

I guess you have to make your own fun at work, even when work is 20 stories off the ground on the skeleton of a future skyscraper. But these photos of construction workers enjoying their breaks and photo-ops high in the air are simply terrifying.

"Penguins Following Zookeeper"   [A zookeeper at the London Zoo, London, England, United Kingdom leads hungry penguins with a pail of food.]~[Photograph credit: Hulton-Deutsch Collection/CORBIS - Photograph dated October 18 1939.

A zookeeper at the London Zoo, London, England, United Kingdom leads hungry penguins with a pail of food.Photograph dated October 18 1939

Великая сила подражания!!!!

what a great photo.little boys who imitate men.a very important observation in life.your little man is always watching you.

How to Listen Between the Lines: Anna Deavere Smith on the Art of Listening in a Culture of Speaking | Brain Pickings

How to Listen Between the Lines: Anna Deavere Smith on the Art of Listening in a Culture of Speaking

Chess players, Washington Square, New York City, late (Photograph: Molly Malone Cook) Mary Oliver on What Attention Really Means and Her Moving Eulogy to Her Soul Mate

Piergiorgio Branzi

art & life

A man gives a woman a helping hand as she takes a flying leap over a large puddle on the pavement. (Photo by Keystone/Getty Images). 1960 if only there were still chivalry like this.

Werfel, una niña huérfana de 6 años de Austria sólo se ha dado su primer par de zapatos nuevos por la Cruz Roja Americana, 1946.

Austrian boy receiving new shoes after WWII. "New Shoes" by Gerald Waller, Austria Six year-old Werfel, living in an orphanage in Austria, hugs a new pair of shoes given to him by the American Red Cross. This photo was published by Life magazine.

By Robert Doisneau  "The marvels of daily life are so exciting; no movie director can arrange the unexpected that you find in the street." – Robert Doisneau  Robert Doisneau (French: [ʁɔbɛʁ dwano]; 14 April 1912 – 1 April 1994) was a French photographer.  He and Henri Cartier-Bresson were pioneers of photojournalism. He is renowned for his 1950 image Le baiser de l'hôtel de ville (Kiss by the Town Hall), a photograph of a couple kissing in the busy streets of Paris.

+~+~ Vintage Photograph ~+~+ Yup, that's a cow being pushed onto a bus, in France. 1960 I would totally bring my cow on a bus