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An American Indian Dog: It is not a Wolf, or a Coyote.  These working companion animals were almost lost to history after The Native American Indians were segregated onto reservations, and often left without the resources necessary to maintain this ancient breed. There is now growing interest in restoring the old lines of these beautiful canines.

American Indian Dog: It’s not a wolf, and it’s not a coyote; it’s an American Indian dog. These working companion animals were almost lost to history after our American Indians were segregated onto reservations, and often left without the resources necess

Victorian mummy, they would often keep the body of an infant and, once it was mummified, they would dress the baby’s body and keep it as a memento. It was the equivalent of the modern day taxidermy of a treasured pet.

Victorian mummy - "Incredibly, they would often keep the body of an infant and, once it was mummified, they would dress the baby's body and keep it as a memento. It was the equivalent of the modern day taxidermy of a treasured pet." Really bizarre!

Tudor Rose detail from a portrait of Elizabeth I.

tiny-librarian: Tudor Rose detail from a... - marieantoinettesplayhouse

The Men-an-Tol. A Legendary Holed Stone on sweeping Moorland, it may have been an Ancient tomb, as in Cornwall Holed Stones were often placed at the Entrance to Burial Chambers. Penwith, Cornwall, England.

Standing Stones In The UK

The Men-an-Tol is a legendary holed stone on sweeping moorland in Penwith. The Men-an-Tol might be an ancient tomb, as in Cornwall holed stones were often placed at the entrance to burial chambers.

Thomas a Kempis. Opera.  Nuremberg, 1494. Folger Shakespeare Library: This volume, one of a very few existing examples of a chain binding, still retains the remnant of the hand-wrought chain which fastened it securely to a shelf. At the time of the publication of this book in the 1490s, books were so valuable that they were often chained in place to foil thieves.

uncertaintimes: “ Thomas a Kempis. Nuremberg, Folger Shakespeare Library: This volume, one of a very few existing examples of a chain binding, still retains the remnant of the hand-wrought chain which fastened it securely to a shelf.

Estas fotografías fueron tomadas en 2002 en solitarios manicomios y orfanatos de Serbia y captan escalofriantes imágenes de cómo era la vida en una de estas instituciones en aquel entonces. Los niños en estos lugares a menudo eran atados a su cama...

durisimas imagenes de un antiguo manicomio

Estas fotografías fueron tomadas en 2002 en solitarios manicomios y orfanatos de Serbia y captan escalofriantes imágenes de cómo era la vida en una de estas instituciones en aquel entonces. Los niños en estos lugares a menudo eran atados a su cama...

Bill Waterson’s Calvin and Hobbes, from Frank Chimero. Alternatively: “History is that certainty produced at the point where the imperfections of memory meet the inadequacies of documentation.”

"History is the fiction we invent to persuade ourselves that events are knowable and that life has order and direction" Calvin's definition of history.

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