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  • whataboutbobbed:

Louise Brooks, swimmingly suited

    whataboutbobbed:

    Louise Brooks, swimmingly suited

    whataboutbobbed:

Hotel Lobby, 1943
THANK YOU EDWARD HOPPER (July 22, 1882 – May 15, 1967)!!!

    whataboutbobbed:

    Hotel Lobby, 1943

    THANK YOU EDWARD HOPPER (July 22, 1882 – May 15, 1967)!!!

    tuesday-johnson:

ca. 1874-86, [cabinet card of a cigar left by General U. S. Grant], Thomas Houseworth
via Christopher Wahren Fine Photographs 

    tuesday-johnson:

    ca. 1874-86, [cabinet card of a cigar left by General U. S. Grant], Thomas Houseworth

    via Christopher Wahren Fine Photographs 

    He was destined for a statue in a park, and was practicing the pose for it.

    William Allen White on William McKinley

    Published in The Autobiography of William Allen White (1946)

    americanrepublic:

I’m just a lucky slob from Ohio who happened to be in the right place at the right time.

Clark Gable

    americanrepublic:

    I’m just a lucky slob from Ohio who happened to be in the right place at the right time.

    Clark Gable

    just-art:

    Grace Jones by Jean-Paul Goude

    via

    (via anniewu)

    Brother, if you commit a sin and take pleasure in it, the pleasure passes but the sin remains. But if you do something virtuous even though you are tired, the tiredness passes but the virtue remains.

    Saint Camillus de Lellis (via theraccolta)

    (via thyship-andnot-thyhome)

    blackoutwidow:

    Had to.

    drmonkeysetroscans:

Benjamin Harrison smuggled gold in his beard before he got elected POTUS.

    drmonkeysetroscans:

    Benjamin Harrison smuggled gold in his beard before he got elected POTUS.

    ausonia:

A Shockingly Realistic Sculpture of Abraham Lincoln by artist Kazuhiro Tsuji

    ausonia:

    A Shockingly Realistic Sculpture of Abraham Lincoln by artist Kazuhiro Tsuji

    (via mrsdentonorahippo)

    lust-doppler:

Art Theft
 By: Barry Kite

    lust-doppler:

    Art Theft

     By: Barry Kite

    (via mrsdentonorahippo)

    littlehorrorshop:

College, 1927

    littlehorrorshop:

    College, 1927

    (via adefaultsmile)

    historicaltimes:

Geisha eating noodles, by T. Enami 1892

    historicaltimes:

    Geisha eating noodles, by T. Enami 1892

    slaughterhouse90210:

“She was of the stuff of which great men’s mothers are made. She was indispensable to high generation, hated at tea parties, feared in shops, and loved at crises.”—Thomas Hardy, Far from the Madding Crowd

    slaughterhouse90210:

    “She was of the stuff of which great men’s mothers are made. She was indispensable to high generation, hated at tea parties, feared in shops, and loved at crises.”
    —Thomas Hardy, Far from the Madding Crowd

    edithshead:

fashion illustration, c. 1920s

    edithshead:

    fashion illustration, c. 1920s

    (Source: soletopia.com)