Lina Medina : youngest mother in medical history, giving birth at the age of five years, seven months and 17 days.
An extremely rare photograph of President Abraham Lincoln taken during his brief yet memorable stint as a paranormal investigator and eliminator circa 1864.
Victorian couple trying to keep a straight face…
I thought this was quirky and cute…then I read the caption. For real?! . Via weirdvintage: Sending a child through the post, 1900 “After parcel post service was introduced, at least two children were sent by the service. With stamps attached to their clothing, the children rode with railway and city carriers to their destination. The Postmaster General quickly issued a regulation forbidding the sending of children in the mail after hearing of those examples.” - Smithsonian
The strange and forgotten Edwardian sport of "stacking" for a photograph, pre-photoshop! :)
picture of the fault line after 1906 S.F. earthquake, wow.
Bonnie & Clyde dead and the law-men that killed them. 1934. I love finding pics like this