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Edith Piaf with Christie Laume

The famous French singer-songwriter Édith Piaf was a great interpreter of the realistic front. The nickname Piaf (that in the French jargon means "sparrow") was given to the woman because of her tiny height

Edith Piaf

Edith Piaf

Tea party, London, 1920's

Mary Pickford’s tea party interesting group of women.Notice all but one has their ankles demurely crossed and all but one has a hat? She is the one I'd like to meet :) she also seems far more interested in something off camera.

Labeled as "Great shot of WWII action, the bravery of American soldiers and the love of their fellow soldiers" It's not real. ➡ This comes from the mind of Mark Hogancamp. After being brutally attacked then lacking funds for conventional rehabilitation, built a Nazi-besieged, World War II era town in his backyard at 1/6 scale and resurrected his childhood love for action figures & creates photographic stories of its intrigues.

Miniature Town Brings Its Creator a New Life

Iconic photograph from WWII. American soldier carrying a wounded comrade to safety, while the wounded soldier provides covering fire. Never leave a fellow soldier behind.

In the old days, Santa Claus would gather up bad children, toss them in his basket, and whisk them away to the North Pole to serve as his slaves. That's where the legend of Santa's elves came from. (Photo from Holland) Have a creepy Christmas!

Edith Piaf par Gaston Paris, années 1930

WHO: Édith Piaf FAMOUS FOR: Creating the French anthem, "La Vie en Rose." The legendary singer was a national treasure.

Buffalo Bill, Will Bill & Texas Jack

From left to right - Wild Bill Hickok, Texas Jack Omohundro, and Buffalo Bill Cody. buffalo bills looking kinda hunky!

How Are You I'm Fine Thanks : Photo

Funny pictures about Bear And A Child In Russia. Oh, and cool pics about Bear And A Child In Russia. Also, Bear And A Child In Russia photos.

Florence Nightingale: "Florence Nightingale, a nurse, spent her night rounds giving personal care to the wounded, establishing her image as the 'Lady with the Lamp.'  http://www.biography.com/people/florence-nightingale-9423539

Florence Nightingale, OM, RRC was a celebrated English social reformer and statistician, and the founder of modern nursing. She came to prominence while serving as a nurse during the Crimean War, where she tended to wounded soldiers.


A small white boy touches the riot shield of a black state trooper at a Ku Klux Klan rally in Atlanta, Georgia, 1992 Hard to believe this was taken Raising children in hate.

50s breeze by ida

This pin has no info as to what decade or where this pic was taken. But judging by the dress style, white gloves and purse, I put this in the Classy and elegant.