thekimonogallery: Rare photo of true samurai, circa Japan, by photographer Felice Beato. A year or two after this photograph was taken, the samurai were abolished, and with it the Japanese feudal system.
'Rasputin Was My Neighbor' And Other True Tales Of Time Travel
Rasputin in 1908 - Grigori Yefimovich Rasputin was a Russian mystic and advisor to the Romanovs, the Russian Imperial family. He was never officially connected to the Orthodox Church but considered a "strannik" wandering from cloister to cloister