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The 800-mile return trip of Robert Falcon Scott's unsuccessful attempt to be first to reach the S. Pole, his team slogged through freezing temps & blizzards, trying to stay on schedule & reach supply depots along the way. Oates' feet were badly frostbitten & he was slowing down the rest of the men. He volunteered to be left behind, but his comrades refused to leave him. Finally he simply walked outside his tent into a blizzard, telling the others, "I am just going outside. I may be some…

16 Manly Last Words

Captain Lawrence Edward Grace ("Titus") Oates - Cavalry Officer and Gentleman. "I am just going outside and may be some time." With these words, Antarctic explorer Capt Lawrence Oates set out to meet his death 100 years ago, aged

Rosa Covarrubias, ca 1923 -by Edward Steichen  Rosa Rolanda met Miguel Covarrubias in New York in 1924. Married in 1930, their common interests in painting, dance, theater and ethnology made of their home in Mexico a meeting place for many. (more…) - Also: Portrait of Rose Rolanda by Man Ray and one of Miguel Covarrubias by Steichen.  photo via PdP

chagalov: “ Rosa Covarrubias, ca 1923 -by Edward Steichen Rosa Rolanda met Miguel Covarrubias in New York in Married in their common interests in painting, dance, theater and ethnology.

vintage everyday: Beautiful Portraits of Ziegfeld Follies Showgirls from the 1920s by Alfred Cheney Johnston

vintage everyday: 35 Beautiful Portrait Photos of Ziegfeld Follies Showgirls from the Taken by Alfred Cheney Johnston

there is a beautiful dignity that comes out in some people who are poor...

Photographer Lee Jeffries has shown that it’s possible by taking very expressive portraits of people. But not just any kind of people; all of his models are homeless men, women and children that he has met in Europe and the United States.

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