Explore Bomb Shelter, Vintage Cat, and more!

English cat in reinforced carrier during WWII - his own personal bomb shelter.

From a "Life" magazine on appropriate petcare during air raids, 1941 - puss in reinforced cat carrier.

Women in Chicago being arrested for wearing one piece bathing suits, without covering their legs, 1922 History In Pictures (HistoryInPics) on Twitter

BATHING SUIT REBELLION, CHICAGO 1922 Fascinating historical photograph of two women in Chicago being arrested for wearing one piece bathing suits without the required leg coverings.

Frees up hands Smart Phone. Circa 1880, this early switchboard operator hardware weighed 6 pounds.

Frees up hands Smart Phone. Circa this early switchboard operator hardware weighed 6 pounds. (Just too funny.

"even robot's get the blues" He is quite sad because he brought flowers to try and impress Miss Galaxy girl, but she wanted nothing to do with an old 289 model robot - by ultra junk

"even robot's get the blues" found object metal art junk sculpture Ultrajunk

British soldiers rescued these canaries during the Great War in France from a residential area that had suffered heavy German shelling.  Given the manner in which front line soldiers often adopt abandoned animals during a war, it’s not surprising that these canaries were well cared for. For most soldiers, the animals serve as a reminder of what is beyond the battlefield.

Canaries which have been rescued from amidst the ruins in shelled areas

Schoolchildren board a special train at a London station as they are evacuated to the west country to escape the Nazi bombing, June 13, 1940. All the children wear identity labels and carry their gas masks.

Schoolchildren board a special train at a London station as they are evacuated to the west country to escape the Nazi bombing, June All the children wear identity labels and carry their gas masks.

20'000 acres!

20'000 acres!

..heading for the market, Belgium, 1912

Heading for the market, Belgium, Vintage photo, dog pulling couple in cart.

The little kitten “crept out from beneath a wrecked” tank. The U.S. Marine soldier offered water to it. Tarawa, 1943.

Vintage photo-soldier feeding tiny kitten Vintage Kitty - Korea, ca 1953 - Sergeant Frank Praytor adopts Miss Hap, an abandoned kitten. Sergeant Praytor named her Miss Hap "Because she was born in the wrong place at the wrong time.

Murder Bottles poisoned many babies in Victorian Times

Murder Bottles

Although doctors condemned the bottles and infant mortality rates of the time were shocking – only two out of ten infants lived to their second birthday – parents continued to buy and use them. The bottles eventually earned the nickname, “Murder Bottles.

Dorothy Day with her prison dress. On November 1917 Day went to prison for being one of forty women in front of the White House protesting women's exclusion from the electorate. Arriving at a rural workhouse, the women were roughly handled. The women responded with a hunger strike. Finally they were freed by presidential order.

Dorothy Day with her prison dress. On November 1917 Day went to prison for being one of forty women in front of the White House protesting women's exclusion from the electorate.<- Dorothy Day has always been a hero of mine.

These Are the Brave and Fluffy Cats Who Served in World War I

These Are the Brave and Fluffy Cats Who Served in World War I

These Photos Of World War I Show Soldiers With Their Cat Companions.

Pinterest
Search