ca. 1870’s – Pinterest History

ca. 1870’s – Pinterest History

Unknown, Untitled [African-American man and girl], 1870s; tintype, 3 1/8 in. x 4 1/8 in. (7.94 cm x 10.48 cm); Collection SFMOMA, Foto Forum purchase;

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Unreal. c. 1800s vampire killing kit – Pinterest History

Unreal. c. 1800s vampire killing kit – Pinterest History

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On the 70th Anniversary of the Execution of Sophie Scholl, 22 February 1943 – Pinterest History

On the 70th Anniversary of the Execution of Sophie Scholl, 22 February 1943 – Pinterest History

On the 70th Anniversary of the Execution of Sophie Scholl, 22 February 1943 – Sophie Scholl was a German woman executed by the Nazis for distributing anti-Nazi pamphlets. Prison officials, in later describing the scene, emphasized the courage with which she walked to her execution. Her last words were: “How can we expect righteousness to prevail when there is hardly anyone willing to offer themselves up individually for a righteous cause? Such a fine, sunny day, and I have to go.”

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Inside a dressing room at the Moulin Rouge – Pinterest History

Inside a dressing room at the Moulin Rouge – Pinterest History
1913-1924: Inside a dressing room at the Moulin Rouge
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First Indian Lady to have become a US trained Doctor in late 19th century! – Pinterest History

First Indian Lady to have become a US trained Doctor in late 19th century!  – Pinterest History

An Indian woman, a Japanese woman, and a Syrian woman, all training to be doctors at Women’s Medical College of Philadelphia, 1885

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Martin Luther King Jr and his wife Coretta Scott King – Pinterest History

Martin Luther King Jr and his wife Coretta Scott King – Pinterest History

Absolute elegance.

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How KKK rally image found new life 20 years after it was published – Pinterest History

How KKK rally image found new life 20 years after it was published – Pinterest History

A little boy reaches for his reflection in a black cop’s riot shield at a KKK rally in Gainesville, Georgia, Sep. 5 1992.

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Nazi nurses who helped breed ‘Super Race Children’ – Pinterest History

Nazi nurses who helped breed ‘Super Race Children’ – Pinterest History

The nurses behind the Nazi ‘Super Race Children’: Inside the Aryan breeding wards where boys and girls were given UV treatment if their hair turned brown
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