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Historic Photo: Soldier on the Western Front, 1918, colorized.

In my last entry in the “Historic Photo” series, I presented a stunning image of commerce on the New York City waterfront, circa 1900, which was originally taken in black-and-white but colorized in 2016 by digital artist Marina Amaral. 463 more words

British History

The Forbidden City.

Norma Talmadge in The Forbidden City, 1918.


Venäläiset anarkistit Suomessa 1917-1918

Lenin tiettävästi ehdotti, että “lokakuun vallankumous” pitäisi tehdä varovaisesti pelkästään Helsingissä. Rämäpäisimmät bolshevikit hylkäsivät idean. Kun ns. väliaikainen hallitus otti vallan helmikuussa 1917, niin Suomi oli eräs monista paikoista, jossa hallituksen valta oli lievästi sanottuna hatara. 519 more words


Edward Theatre

The Edward Theatre at Metro (close to Kayani Cafe & bakery) was built in 1918 to stage operas but after the moving pictures came it was turned in to a cinema hall. 15 more words

June 11 in San Antonio history...

Custodian Bennett of the Alamo has discovered several traces of blood on the walls of the historic old building. They had been covered with whitewash. 98 more words


Vampyr: All the essentials and what we want to see

For too long have I been waiting for a “good” vampire game since Vampire: The masquerade – Bloodlines, none of this awful glitterball-boyband-hipster take on vampires you see these days (Looking at you… 836 more words