A very interesting little CDV, both unique and beautiful, of a young man in profile with glasses on his nose.
He’s wearing some fine and unusual evening wear. 62 more words
Main Street looking west, toward a ghostly courthouse (click for larger image)
by Paula Bosse
These three photographs were taken by prominent Dallas photographer Clifton Church, probably in 1893 or 1894. 427 more words
★ Isn’t this advert for Whitworth Cycles just great?! Dating from around 1890, it’s by the famous Romanian artist, Jean de Paleologu. With the six pretty girls gazing down admiringly at the dashing young cyclist, it reflects the now-often-forgotten fact that during cycling’s infancy in the 19th century, bicycles were largely seen as the preserve of somewhat daring young men. 101 more words