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On this day: a tea party in Canada

Members of the Tsimshian tribe hold a tea party near Fort Simpson, British Columbia, Canada. Circa 1889 or 1890.

The photograph was allegedly taken on the 1st of July.

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History

Obs-ervations #1

I’ve lived in Obs for 15 years on and off (which I may have mentioned before) and yet there is always something new to see when you take a walk around the streets (even if it is just a new bit of street art). 587 more words

Observatory

Seamount Bazaar - 1890

Nation 11th January, 1890 p.18

The Sisters of Mercy’s concert and bazaar at Kinvara came off on Thursday the 2nd inst. Both were a great success, and a proof of the popularity of the nuns. 115 more words

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1890: Not a Good Year to Be Born in France

Half of all male babies born in France in 1890 were killed or maimed during World War I.

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Military And Warfare

Worst in 1990 to first in 1991

Ron Gant screamed it in the clubhouse, and it was true. “We shook up the world”!! This was the day the Braves (then in Atlanta) clinched the 1991 West Division. 285 more words

Atlanta Braves (1966 - Present)

Interiors: Studio of Carl Gustaf Hellqvist, Swedish painter, Munich, about 1890.

This fascinating photo comes from the final act of the life of Carl Gustaf Hellqvist, one of Sweden’s most important artists of the late 19th century. 361 more words

19th Century