"Glass Plates from the Konstantin Dmitrevich Nosilov Fund, part of the Ethnographic Image collections of the Arkhiv Pisateli Urala [late 19th-early 20th century]"

sea-and-ships:

Stalingrad’s defense. A Soviet sailor restoring a communication line. The battle of Stalingrad.

sea-and-ships:

Stalingrad’s defense. A Soviet sailor restoring a communication line. The battle of Stalingrad.

climbing-down-bokor:

1912. “Army aviation, College Park, Maryland. Tests of Curtiss plane for Army.” http://www.junipergallery.com/node/420

climbing-down-bokor:

1912. “Army aviation, College Park, Maryland. Tests of Curtiss plane for Army.” http://www.junipergallery.com/node/420


A young Kronprinz Wilhelm of Prussia (later Kaiser Wilhelm II) posing with an stunning uniform. Late 1880s

A young Kronprinz Wilhelm of Prussia (later Kaiser Wilhelm II) posing with an stunning uniform. Late 1880s

1bohemian:

From the collection of Anthony Marcus Black

1bohemian:

From the collection of Anthony Marcus Black

feuille-d-automne:

Jeune femme dans son boudoir , 1901 .
Via

feuille-d-automne:

Jeune femme dans son boudoir , 1901 .

Via

viktor-sbor:

Августа Мария Луиза Катерина Саксен-Веймар-Эйзенахская (Augusta Marie Luise Katharina von Sachsen-Weimar-Eisenach; 1811— 1890), германская императрица и королева Пруссии, супруга Вильгельма I.

viktor-sbor:

Августа Мария Луиза Катерина Саксен-Веймар-Эйзенахская (Augusta Marie Luise Katharina von Sachsen-Weimar-Eisenach; 1811— 1890), германская императрица и королева Пруссии, супруга Вильгельма I.

sagan-indiana:

'Putrefactio.' from J.D. Mylius - Philosophia Reformata. Engraved by Balthazar Schwan. 1622.

sagan-indiana:

'Putrefactio.' from J.D. Mylius - Philosophia Reformata. Engraved by Balthazar Schwan. 1622.

booksnbuildings:

The Geography of Ptolemy, in an extraordinarily rich and lavish Florentine edition, made circa 1450-1500 and now in the national library of France.

The cities depicted here are, from top down, Florence, Venice and Alexandria.

Browse the whole book here; the above is only a fraction of its contents.