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Ambulância 1910 - Dra. Elizabeth Bruyn - Nova York.

Elizabeth Bruyn, sitting in the back of a horse drawn ambulance, was an ambulance surgeon in New York City in the early On her first day at work in she saved the life of an 18 month old baby who had been overcome by gas from a leak in an apartment.

Wayward Harper: Gypsy Love

Gypsy boy and dog, circa England. From the Museum of English Rural Life. Bet that little doggy had a rough life, not to mention the little boy.

De fiets in opkomst

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!


Here's a Normandy Beach landing photo they don't show you in textbooks. Brave women of the Red Cross arriving in 1944 to help the injured troops. Badass Women have ALWAYS been Amongst Us.

Бони и клайд

The real "Bonnie and Clyde" Bonnie Parker, born October photographed here in 1933 with Clyde Barrow.

“Crowded Bus Ride in London, 1865”

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davelee: Number 25 bendy bus, packed as usual. What an awesome selection of vintage London shots. What a beautiful city! Crowded Bus Ride in 1865 - Vintage London: "Taking in the Smoke" - Photo Gallery - LIFE Magazine.

Tenements were poor living quarters that immigrants often lived in. Jacob Riis illuminated them through his muckraking practices. These small homes only encouraged the poverty cycle in industrial cities. This had a negative effect on American Society.

What life was like in a rundown city tenement

Poor home, NYC tenement (New York City Slums & Slum Life series), 1910 – Lewis Hine

Shorpy Historical Photo Archive: "Help" Washington, D.C. Red Cross Motor Corps. First aid has arrived, by way of West Virginia. (Colorized Photo). 1917.

From the previous poster: WWI Nurse - 1917 Red Cross Motor Corp. An amazing look back in time, the Nurse is beautiful, but i'm also drawn to the beautiful curves on the bonnet (hood) and that front right wing upto the windscreen (windsheild)

July 1940. Berrien County, Michigan. "Migrant mother of family from Arkansas in roadside camp of cherry pickers."

July 1940 Berrien County, Michigan - "Migrant mother of family from Arkansas in roadside camp of cherry pickers.

a woman with a baby stroller and an umbrella, 1913

That baby is all smiles! :-) -This picture was taken in and it shows a woman with a baby stroller and an umbrella.

A carousel ride to go, please! Children's Delight - Brooklyn, NY circa 1910

17 Vintage Thrill Rides Of Questionable Safety

Children's Delight- portable merry-go-round - Brooklyn, NY Circa 1910

In my book, this ranks as one of the very cutest pictures ever. I think this little girl's daddy must have loved her very much to have made this little car for her. New York 1947 Photo: Fred Stein

Alexander Graham Bell, Annie Sullivan and Helen Keller (seated). Bell introduced Keller to her famous teacher.

Helen Keller and Alexander Graham Bell. This is a famous, intensely evocative photo, taken in of Alexander Graham Bell, Annie Sullivan and Helen Keller (seated). Bell introduced Keller to her famous teacher when Helen was a child.

London in the 1920’s-street gramophone player (di Warsaw1948)

thru-the-tulips: “ A street gramophone in London. ” - thru-the-tulips: A street gramophone in