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Meaningful Photos

Collection by Judy Clark


Most have touched me in some way. Some people are famous. Others have made history and some just called out to me!

The Amazing Irena Sendler -- she is perhaps a little known name, but she saved the lives of approx. 2500 Jewish children during the Nazi Holocaust. (Faith In Humanity Restored) Irena Sendler, I Look To You, Just Dream, Good People, Amazing People, Inspiring People, Amazing Women, Amazing Person, Beautiful Person

Remember this lady?

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Talk about provoking an emotional response. This is from the book Gramps, which is now out of print. This is a photo of a grandson taking care of his grandfather. One of the most moving photos I've ever seen. This honestly brought tears to my eyes. Ansel Adams, We Are The World, In This World, Moving Photos, Foto Portrait, Edward Weston, Berenice Abbott, Richard Avedon, Faith In Humanity

Learning to See

From the 1978 book by Mark and Dan Jury called "Gramp." I don't own this book yet, but I'm working on it. The book tells the story of the death of an 81 year old retired coal miner as told and seen through the eyes of his grandsons over a three year period. The thing I find so touching in this photograph is the look the young man is sharing with his grandfather. It's one thing to care physically for an elderly grandparent. But, relating to the people in our care can be challenging sometimes…

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The "lovely" Primwaddle Twins, Mort and Harvey, circa 1929. Their mother, Discordia's husband left after seeing the homely pair. Embittered to men, left alone to raise boys, she insisted they were girls, and got away with it home-schooling them for 17 years; until Mort learned otherwise. The teenagers murdered her in her sleep, strangled in chiffon, here eyes gouged out and replaced with doll eyes.

 Gypsy boy and dog, circa England. From the Museum of English Rural Life. cattle dogs in history Vintage Pictures, Old Pictures, Vintage Images, Old Photos, Gypsy Caravan, Gypsy Wagon, Gypsy Trailer, Vintage Gypsy, Vintage Dog

The Hermitage

Gypsy boy and dog, circa 1920, England. From the Museum of English Rural Life

The Dionne Quintuplets (b. were the first set of quintuplets to survive. There was a sixth child that was miscarried early in the pregnancy. Two of the sisters are still alive. Canadian History, American History, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Vintage Photographs, Vintage Photos, Human Zoo, Jolie Photo, Interesting History

Mitzi's Miscellany

I am an antique dealer who enjoys the thrill of auctions and the hunt for treasures via estate and tag sales. I love re-purposing vintage finds and crafting with vintage materials to sell in my antique mall booths or on Etsy. My weblog is a place for me to keep my customers apprised of my latest finds as well as impart some of the knowledge and enthusiasm I have for the "vintage goodness" lifestyle!

Group portrait of four female members of the Ovici family, a family of Jewish dwarf entertainers known as the Lilliput Troupe, who survived Auschwitz. Bottom from left to right are Elizabeth and Frieda. Top row are Rozika and Franceska. Women In History, World History, Old Pictures, Old Photos, Human Oddities, Vintage Circus, How To Pose, Interesting History, Vintage Photographs

Four female members of the Ovici family, a family of Jewish entertainers known as the Lilliput Troupe, who survived Auschwitz.

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Le Père Fouettard

This picture made me smile when I saw faces of children. I wondered why they were crying at first, and then found a whip in old man’s hand....

Bessie Smith (April 1894 September was an American blues singer. (Picture: Bessie Smith, by Carl Van Vechten) Sometimes referred to as The Empress of the Blues, Smith was the most popular female blues singer of the and She is often regarded as one of… Queen Latifah, Billie Holiday, Women In History, Black History, Mississippi, Rock And Roll, Divas, Bessie Smith, Robert Mapplethorpe

Anything Goes - Celebrating the 20s

labelleboheme: Bessie Smith, “The Empress of the Blues” and a total badass. Smith also felt no fear when it came to confronting the racism so prevalent in the South. Once, when performing a tent show...

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PORTFOLIO - Ragamuffin Pet Photography

Caitlin J. McColl of Ragamuffin Pet Photography is renowned for her patient, natural approach to soulful cat and dog portraiture in Melbourne. Contact us today to discuss booking your own amazing Ragamuffin experience!

Oprah Winfrey interviewing Jesse Jackson, 1975 - Any one else notice how Jesse Jackson looks just like Will Smith? Black History Facts, Black History Month, Oprah Winfrey, Kings & Queens, Vintage Black Glamour, Black Celebrities, Celebs, Black Actors, The Jacksons

Ladies of the 70's

THE 70'S - Before sex, drugs and rock 'n' roll became aerobics, mineral water and MTV. Have a nice...

Ella Kate Ewing was born March and died January She stood She used her great height to earn a living as a sideshow attraction, popularly known as "The Missouri Giantess. Giant People, Tall People, Sideshow Freaks, Human Oddities, Bizarre, Vintage Circus, Vintage Carnival, Interesting History, Interesting Facts

Top 10 Amazing True Life Giants - Listverse

From well before Biblical times, man has told amazing tales of giants. The likelihood of seeing a true giant was so slim that they have always been a part of folklore. But, thanks to modern record keeping and photography, we can now all see first hand, true living giants. This is a list of the

Lorcan — and Jessi-Cat — won Cat of the Year and the Best Friends award. The seven-year-boy trapped in a silent world. until his cat Jessi taught him to speak. A beautiful story about a lonely boy and a very special cat. Animals For Kids, Animals And Pets, Funny Animals, Cute Animals, I Love Cats, Crazy Cats, Cute Cats, Birman Cat, Amor Animal

The seven-year-old boy trapped in a silent world... until his cat Jessi taught him to speak

When Lorcan Dillon, from Manchester, uttered the words ‘I love you’, for the first time, his mother Jayne, from Manchester, was understandably elated.