Historical Women

Collection by Susan Vollenweider

Susan Vollenweider
Damemode Der er plakater på hjemmesiden for og 19 . 1900s Fashion, Edwardian Fashion, Vintage Fashion, European Fashion, Vintage Style, Historical Costume, Historical Clothing, Vintage Dresses, Vintage Outfits
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Women's fashion 1900-1909. There are posters on the website for 1910-1919 and 1920-1929 as well.

well behaved women seldom make history

Well-Behaved Women

Jennifer Lawrence as Zelda Fitzgerald. The life of legendary Zelda Fitzgerald will be featured in an upcoming biography.

design is mine : isn't it lovely?

F. Scott and Zelda Fitzgerald

Fashion forms from 1837 to 1902 -Steampunk design tool for the .- Modeformen von 1837 bis 1902 -Steampunk Design-Tool für die Woche der Geschichte – Fashion Forms from 1837 to 1902 -Steampunk Design Tool for the Week of History – … - Vestidos Vintage, Vintage Outfits, Vintage Dresses, Victorian Dresses, 1800s Dresses, Dresses Art, Woman Dresses, Elegant Dresses, Historical Costume
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What Age Should You Have Been Born In?

Everyone has wondered what era they belonged in, take this quiz and find out!

Girl Scouts SWAPS Looking for SWAP ideas for girly and I to make for camp Serendipity this Oct.

Girl Scouts SWAPS Looking for SWAP ideas for girly and I to make for camp Serendipity this Oct.

Susan Brownell Anthony - Prominent American civil rights leader played pivotal role in century women's rights movement to introduce women's suffrage in US. Co-founder of Women's Temperance Movement with Elizabeth Cady Stanton as President.

17 Photos of History's Most Rebellious Women

Great list, I think looking into the life of even one of these women would do so much for ANYONE, but women and girls in particular.

22 History Jokes and Memes We Dare You Not to Laugh At - WeAreTeachers Anime quotes and memes and sexy anime artwork & drawings of manga and anime art that i find interesting and like to draw for myself as well. History Major, Women In History, World History, Ancient History, History Classroom, History Teachers, Teaching History, Classroom Memes, Classroom Teacher

Mother Jones magazine on Tumblr


Which Hamilton Schuyler Sister are you? I got Angelica Schuyler! Hamilton Musical, Hamilton Broadway, Broadway Theatre, Musical Theatre, Broadway Shows, Theatre Costumes, Hamilton Schuyler Sisters, Elizabeth Schuyler Hamilton, Hamilton Costume
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Which "Hamilton" Schuyler Sister Are You?

Are you looking for a mind at work?

Your number one source for Edwardian History, with a bit of Gilded Age America, Belle Epoque France, WWI, the Roaring Twenties and women's history thrown into the mix. Posts by Evangeline Holland (past: Diana Sousa) Edwardian Promenade 1900s Fashion, Edwardian Fashion, Retro Fashion, Vintage Fashion, Ladies Fashion, Womens Fashion, French Fashion, Moda Vintage, Vintage Mode
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Parijse wintermode 1912 / Paris winter fashion 1912

Nationaal Archief / Spaarnestad Photo / Het Leven / Fotograaf onbekend, SFA022809858. Damesmode. Mannequin toont de Parijse wintermode 1912. Over een zgn. 'uniform' - een slank gesneden japon - wordt een mantel/wandelkostuum gedragen. De mantel heeft een diagonale sluiting met grote knopen. Kraag en manchetten zijn met bont afgezet. Studio-opname, Frankrijk, 1912. Ladies' fashion. Fashion model showing Paris winter fashion 1912. Walking costume consisting of a slender cut dress and a coat…

Coronation portrait of Catherine II by Vigilius Eriksen David Collection, Denmark) Catherine La Grande, Catalina La Grande, Friedrich Ii, House Of Romanov, Catherine The Great, The Empress, Imperial Russia, Costume, Queens

Danish Paintings - The David Collection

Divided Back Postcard Young Women in Bathing Costumes Swimsuits & Pinup Vintage Ephemera, Vintage Postcards, Bathing Costumes, Vintage Swim, Vintage Artwork, Vintage Illustrations, Illustrations Posters, Architecture Tattoo, Victorian Art
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"Energy rightly applied and injected with accomplish anything." Elizabeth Jane Cochrane (aka, Nellie Bly-American Journalist May January

What Girls Are Good For: 20-Year-Old Nellie Bly’s 1885 Response to a Patronizing Chauvinist

How the trailblazing female journalist got her start at speaking truth to power.

Happy birthday to Ada Lovelace! The world’s first computer programmer AND poet = one of the first ever digital artists? thereconstructionists: “ English mathematician and writer Augusta Ada King, Countess of Lovelace (December Hidden Figures, World's First Computer, Algorithm Design, Ada Lovelace, Collaborative Art, First World, Writer, Religion, Fancy
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Ada Lovelace, the World’s First Computer Programmer, on Science and Religion

“All and everything is naturally related and interconnected.”

Dorothy Parker wrote poetry, short stories, and essays, and was a founding member of the Algonquin Round Table, a group of fashionable writers and celebrities who met for lunch and drinks and whose lifestyles influenced the smart set from 1919 to 1929 Dorothy Parker, Smart Set, Louise Brooks, Metropolitan Opera, American Poets, Famous Women, Famous People, Women In History, Vintage Beauty
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18 Fabulous Photos of Famous Flappers

This post was planned long ago as a followup to The Rise of the Flapper, which looked at some of the reasons for the iconic lifestyle many young women adopted in the 1920s. Some famous flappers were role models, either in real life or in the movies or other entertainment venues, and others only became famous later, but all looked wonderful in photographs of the

Penny Colman tells this compelling story and vividly portrays the friendship between Elizabeth Cady Stanton and Susan B. Anthony, a friendship that changed history.

Elizabeth Cady Stanton and Susan B. Anthony: A Friendship That Changed the World

In the Spring of 1851, two women met on a street corner in Seneca Falls, New York – Elizabeth Cady Stanton, a thirty-five year old mother of four boys, and Susan B. Anthony, a thirty-one year old, unmarried, former school teacher. Immediately drawn to each other, they formed an everlasting and legendary friends

Ada Lovelace - widely regarded as the world's first computer programmer for her work with engineer Charles Babbage in the early She was also the daughter of Lord Byron.

Ada Lovelace

English mathematician Ada Lovelace, the daughter of poet Lord Byron, has been called "the first computer programmer" for writing an algorithm for a computing machine in the mid-1800s.