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Fotografía antigua Hombre de Olvido.

Title: [Robert Cornelius, self-portrait; believed to be the earliest extant American portrait photo] Creator(s): Cornelius, Robert, photographer Date Created/Published: 1839 [Oct. or Nov.

Martha there's too much starch in the petticoats.

The story says: "Here is something different, a Victorian cross dressing couple." Truth: This is a Photoshopped photo, the heads were switched.

Robert Cornelius, self-portrait; believed to be the earliest extant American portrait photo, 1839, daguerreotype, Library of Congress

Robert Cornelius, self-portrait; believed to be the earliest extant American portrait photo, daguerreotype, Library of Congress

This is one of the earliest known photographs of a human. A self portrait taken in 1839, it shows a young Robert Cornelius (1809-1893) standing outside his family’s lamp-making shop in Philadelphia. Cornelius was an American of Dutch descent whose knowledge of metallurgical chemistry was to help in perfecting the process of silver-plating, then employed in the production of daguerreotypes

Philadelphia, November "Robert Cornelius, self-portrait The first light-picture ever taken. this quarter-plate daguerreotype is said to be the earliest photographic portrait of a person.

A creepy photo that was recently discovered in a thrift store. Only the year 1922 is found written on the back.  The character is probably Krampus around the Christmas season.

A creepy photo that was recently discovered in a thrift store. Only the year 1922 is found written on the back. The character is probably Krampus around the Christmas season. (I've been told He's fond of appearing as Krampus, so here you be.

* Gypsies - Ghetto Warschau 1940 * probably all killed by the Nazis.

Ghetto Warschau 1940 More poor people Germany murdered to ensure safety of Germans. Just one look tells.

Lady, why so serious looking?

One of the most feared of all London's street gangs in the late was a group of female toughs known as the Clockwork Oranges. They would later inspire Anthony Burgess' most notorious novel. >> Whoa - a gang of female toughs.

Robert Demachy (1859–1936) A prominent French Pictorial photographer of the late 19th and early 20th century. He is best known for his intensely manipulated prints that display a distinct painterly quality.

Robert Demachy Pont Alexandre III, A prominent French Pictorial photographer of the late and early century. He is best known for his intensely manipulated prints that display a distinct painterly quality.

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