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vintage everyday: These Ridiculous Propaganda Postcards Warn Men about the Dangers of Women’s Rights from the Early 20th Century

These incredible vintage postcards are from 1900 to 1914, from the propaganda used against the women’s suffrage and the suffragettes, where change is presented as a direct attack against the values of the family and the place of man in society, sending husbands back at home to look after the children… 21 more words

20th Century

Charles Rennie Mackintosh - Bouquet - c.1918-20

Charles Rennie Mackintosh – Bouquet – c.1918-20 – via The Hunterian Museum

cropped to 4.25″x6.25″


Musgrave Street Wharf

Sydney Harbour is, as many say, the jewel of Sydney. It is a beautiful harbour, which today is easily crossed and navigated, but this was not always the case. 248 more words

New South Wales

100 years ago: William James Reid enlisted

On this day in 1915 William James Reid enlisted for the first time in Winnipeg, Manitoba. He was born on May 26th, probably in 1866, in Shannonville, the son of James Reid and Nancy (née Crothers), who were both Irish. 151 more words