Maggie Dinning

Maggie Dinning

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Sutherland Falls. New Zealand

Sutherland Falls, Manapouri, New Zealand. Sutherland Falls is near Milford Sound in New Zealand's South Island. At feet, the falls were long believed to be the tallest waterfall in New Zealand.

Into Echidna Chasm - Mike Salway photography: Echidna Chasm is a narrow gorge at the Northern end of the Bungle Bungles in Western Australia, formed by millions of years of water rushing along and through a joint in the sandstone and conglomerate rocks, eroding away enough rock to form the chasm.

Echidna Chasm is a narrow gorge at the Northern end of the Bungle Bungles, formed by millions of years of water rushing along and through a joint in the sandstone and conglomerate rocks, eroding aw…

THE IRISH SLAVE TRADE ~ THE WHITE SLAVES THE SLAVES THAT TIME FORGOT  “Ireland’s population fell from about 1,500,000   to 600,000 in one single decade.”  The Irish slave trade began when James II sold 30,000 Irish prisoners as slaves to the New World.   .  His Proclamation of 1625 required Irish political prisoners be sent overseas and sold to English settlers in the West Indies. Ireland   the biggest source of human livestock for English merchants.  the early slaves to the New World   .

Irish political prisoners sold as slaves by the King of England James II in

This is a prostitution license from Tombstone, AZ -- 7.50 for one year. This one is for a woman who called herself Sadie Jo (prostitutes rarely used their real names). And if you look at the bottom left, it's signed by Wyatt Earp! Even more special, Wyatt Earp eventually married Miss Sadie Jo.

This is a prostitution license from Tombstone, AZ. Seven dollars and fifty cents for one year. This one is for a woman who called herself Sadie Jo (prostitutes rarely used their real names). And if you look at the bottom left, it's signed by Wyatt Earp!

Three chess pieces from an original batch of 92 found near Uig, Isle of Lewis, Scotland, some time before 1831. They were hand carved from walrus ivory or whales teeth and they are most probably Norwegian, used by Vikings to kill time before a raid and another. Seen at British Museum, London.

Three chess pieces from an original batch of 92 found near Uig, Isle of Lewis, Scotland, some time before They were hand carved from walrus ivory or whales teeth and they are most probably Norwegian British Museum, London.

Queen Elizabeth I’s Flushing Toilet, designed by one of her godsons, Sir John Harington in 1596. Harington introduced Queen Elizabeth I, and subsequently, the English, to the novelty of the the flushing toilet.

Reign supreme on the porcelain throne with this beautifully crafted royal toilet throne that is fit for a king. With medieval luxury, this wooden royal toilet throne includes a candle holder.

The earliest evidence of ancient dentistry we have is an amazingly detailed dental work on a mummy from ancient Egypt that archaeologists have dated to 2000 BCE

The earliest evidence of ancient dentistry we have is an amazingly detailed dental work on a mummy from ancient Egypt that archaeologists have dated to 2000 BCE. The work shows intricate gold work.