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Sheila Carlson cowboys for Kit Metzger of the Flying M Ranch in Coconino County. She has previously cowboyed in Oregon and other Western states. Photo By Scott Baxter Portraits of Permanence | American Cowboy

Sheila Carlson cowboys for Kit Metzger of the Flying M Ranch in Coconino County. She has previously cowboyed in Oregon and other Western states. Photo By Scott Baxter Portraits of Permanence

Starvation and hunger.... Damn, this makes me sad, yet super proud to be able to give my little girl the basics she needs... but....let's not forget...

Голод в России 1919 — Russia (Peak famine came in the autumn 1921 - spring on the photo- village Osekeevo, Buguruslansky County, Kazan province. Skeleton - belly swollen from malnutrition and food substitutes and herbs

Joey Lyons and Nellie Stark photographed by Horace Warner in the early 20th century. His photographs are featured in Spitalfields Nippers by the Gentle Author

Joey Lyons and Nellie Stark photographed by Horace Warner in the early century. His photographs are featured in Spitalfields Nippers by the Gentle Author

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This site exists to discredit the idea of the Victorian standing post mortem photo. Post mortem photos do exist, but none of them are stand alone.

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2012 Spot News — First Place. Syrian man cries while holding the body of his son near Dar El Shifa hospital in Aleppo, Syria, Wednesday, Oct. Photo by Manu Brabo/Associated Press

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This picture goes along with the content from the unit on child labor in factories. This was a big problem deal during the Industrial Revolution because of the scary working conditions that children had to work under.

British Paintings: Childhood And Child Labour In The British Industrial Revolution

Britain's child slaves: They started at lived off acorns and had nails put through their ears for shoddy work. - Childhood and Child Labour in The British Industrial Revolution by Professor Jane Humphries

“Street Arabs” (the  Victorian Term Used for Homeless/Poor London Children)  Spitalfields c.1890

“Street Arabs” (the Victorian Term Used for Homeless/Poor London Children) Spitalfields My grandmother always called them gutter snipes or little arabs

Poverty in liverpool. Poor little mites :-(   What Donald Nasty Trump is trying to do to our country.

In the light of Russia's crushing poverty, Leo Tolstoy abandons art for a decade to concentrate on moral & religious writing, culminating in his 1882 essay, "So What Are We Then to Do?

Spitalfields nippers: London's poorest children in the early 1900s – in pictures

Spitalfields nippers: London's poorest children in the early 1900s – in pictures

Spitalfields Nippers: Annie, seven, and one-year-old Nellie, sit sad and hungry on sacking outside their house in Spitalfields. They were among ten children born to single mother Annie Daniels. Five of their siblings died in childhood

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