Phineas Gage, holding the tamping iron that was blown through his brain in He survived the accident but the reported effects on his behavior and personality stimulate thinking about the nature of the brain and its functions.
Empress Alexandra and Grand Duchess Tatiana, both in their nurse uniforms, and Grand Duchess Anastasia with wounded soldiers during WWI. The soldier sitting in front of Anastsasia looks extremely young.
This is a beautifully staged post mortem picture. Sad, but it was probably the only picture they would ever have to remember their beloved child. <----- Yeah, most people could only afford post mortem pictures or pictures of the dying person.
L’Inconnue de la Seine, death mask of 16 year old girl pulled from the Seine. apparently a suicide, as her body showed no marks of violence, but her beauty and her enigmatic smile led a Paris pathologist to order a plaster death mask of her face.
Keyte of Blockley, Gloucestershire had a pet trout that would eat worms from her hand. When it died in she erected a tombstone in its honor. That tombstone remains one of the most popular tourist attractions in Blockley.
Louis Zamperini: former olympian, world war II prisoner of war, and true american hero. Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption is a 2010 non-fiction book by Laura Hillenbrand.
Wild West Cowgirls ready for a fight Guns Drawn Photograph (Annie Oakley outfit on the left spats and all) Great Clothes Check out the Chaps on the girl on the right Note Same Neck Scarves Studio Photographer Unknown