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A Farmer's Life: Summer Snaphots

Frederick Thomas Lailey, the son of William H. Lailey came from Winona to farm in Grantham Township (now St. Catharines) in 1899. He remained on his Grantham farm until 1926, when he moved to Niagara-on-the-Lake to continue his agricultural pursuits. 160 more words

St. Catharines

The Great Train Robbery

the great train robbery
1903
dir. edwin s. porter
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I didn’t bother watching this again, so here’s my original post:

**

from August 27, 2015: 41 more words

A Trip To the Moon (and a few notes on Méliès)

a trip to the moon
la voyage dans la lunes
1902
dir. george méliès
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This film has always amazed me. The fact that it was produced nearly 115 years ago hurts my head and warms my heart; this, perhaps more than any other film I’ve seen from this era, makes me feel like I’m watching film take its first steps. 627 more words

Maude Adams in "L'Aiglon", 1900

Мод Адамс в спектакле «Орлёнок» (1900 г.)

Allgemein

A Farmer's Life: Summer Snapshots

Frederick Thomas Lailey, the son of William H. Lailey came from Winona to farm in Grantham Township (now St. Catharines) in 1899. He remained on his Grantham farm until 1926, when he moved to Niagara-on-the-Lake to continue his agricultural pursuits. 142 more words

St. Catharines

The Confectioner's Tale

5/5 Stars

A Confectioner’s Tale

By; Laura Madeleine

Published by; Black Swan

On May 21, 2015

Inside a Paris patisserie in 1909, a boy falls in love with a girl. 193 more words

Books

Churchill Collectables: Boer War Stereoscope Card

Churchill Collectables: Boer War Stereoscope Card

By BRIAN KRAPF

This stereoscope card is a photographic image of Churchill as a war correspondent during the Boer War. 73 more words

Winston Churchill