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Mulberry Street NYC - New York state, USA Manhattan's Little Italy, Lower East Side, circa 1900

One of my favorites

Prohibition: Women like this would come together because they were against alcohol and drinking. They would make up mottos like "Lips that touch liquor shall not touch ours", stating that they will have no interest in anybody who drinks.

La Bell epoque paris 1900

La Belle Epoque, Paris early French for "Beautiful Era") was a period in French and Belgian history that is conventionally dated as starting in 1871 and ending when World War I began in 1914 in Europe and Great Britain.

Construction worker atop a very tall structure with no safety harness

Obviously this man has no fear of heights New York City Iron Worker

The Roaring Twenties !

we want your influence

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.

An ice-cold whisky dispenser, sometimes found in offices. (1950s)

An ice-cold whisky dispenser, sometimes found in offices. bring back the office whiskey dispenser!

The Statue of Liberty in Paris 1886, before it was disassembled and crated for its voyage to New York.  #Paris

Architecture, Statue Of Liberty In Paris, 1886, history

La statue de la liberté à Paris en 1886 prior to departure to the USA