Mummified remains of "Bearded Lady" Julia Pastrana and her son who died 3 days after birth. Her husband displayed the remains in a traveling exhibition until 1920.
Process of natural mummification found in a Renaissance tomb
Old Shop Window
deathandmysticism: Mummy and skulls found in a cave in Peru by archaeologists, 1915
walk carefully down this darkened path. the hands of the 'long lost' reach out to grasp whomever walks this way . their desire is to keep you there .
1930’s Circus Sideshow Pony Boy
The law of electrical attraction and repulsion, from Samuel H. Monell’s Electricity in health and disease, 1907
1925: Dancing the Charleston with shock absorbers
Jean Cocteau, Lee Miller 1944