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Josie and Bertha, six years old, and Sophie all shucked oysters regularly at the Maggioni Canning Co. in Port Royal, South Carolina, Child labor laws were lax at that time. Photo by Lewis Hine.

It's not polite to stare at peoples cocks lmao

Chicken and Boy Smoking Smokes Cigarette Vintage Image from 1920 Funny Unique Photo Photography Sepia Black & White Print Cute Weird

Mother and daughter who survived the sinking of the Titanic. Her husband did not make it. They were from England and made it to New York where they ended up staying because she could not bear to go over the area where her beloved was "sleeping".   From a letter: "Oh mother I haven’t a thing in the world that was his only his rings. Everything we had went down. Will you, dear mother, send me on a last photo of us, get it copied I will pay you later on."

and blankets Titanic Survivors Charlotte Collyer and her daughter Marjorie after they finally made it to America. She has a White Star Line blanket on her lap. Their faces say it.things are never going to be the same.

Issac W. Spraque, billed as the Living Skeleton, is shown here at age 24. He is listed on the card front as being 5 feet 4 inches and weighing only 48 pounds. It was not uncommon for height, weight, age or other stated statistics to be given as more or less than reality to emphasize the special characteristic being offered.  Spraque and other Living Skeletons almost certainly suffered from some wasting disease and may have appeared on stage because they were not physically able to work.

Isaac W Sprague Living Skeleton. He was normal until age when he started to lose weight. By age 44 he was and weighed only 43 lbs. He was examined by many eminent physicians who gave no diagnosis other than a general wasting syndr

Robert McGee. This picture was taken in 1890. As a child, Robert McGee was scalped by Indians. He is the only person I am aware of who survived the horrific experience of being scalped. Read the story below:    http://old-photos.blogspot.nl/2008/04/robert-mcgee.html

Old Picture of the Day: Old West Today we feature a picture of Robert McGee. The picture was taken in As a child, Robert McGee was scalped by Indians. He is the only person I am aware of who survived the horrific experience of being scalped.

Anna Anderson is probably the most well known entry on this list. In 1920, Anderson turned up at a mental hospital in Germany as a Jane Doe. She refused to reveal her identity at first, but two years later she began claiming to be the Grand Duchess Anastasia Romanov, who was believed (though not by all) to have been executed with the rest of the Russian Royal family four years earlier.

Anna Anderson In Anderson turned up at a mental hospital in Germany as a Jane Doe. She refused to reveal her identity at first, but two years later she began claiming to be the Grand Duchess Anastasia Romanov.

Children Mourn Loss Of Mother Ghost Appears 1889 8x10 Reprint Of Old Photo

Children Mourn Loss Of Mother Ghost Appears 1889 8x10 Reprint Of Old Photo

My favorite picture of my grandparents. My grandfather had just got back from war. - Imgur

My favorite picture of my grandparents. My grandfather had just got back from war.

Caption: "My favorite picture of my grandparents. My grandfather had just got back from war." <<< Not my grandparents, but a sweet picture nonetheless

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