Albumen photograph carte de visite of "Chang the Chinese giant" (Zhan Shichai) and his wife, Kin Foo, who accompanied Zhan from China; both dressed in ornate Chinese clothing, and Chang with a traditional upturned hat. (c. 1871)
Study - Miss R. by Alvin Langdon Coburn - 1904
Old man, ca. 1870
Edmund Ruffin fired the first shot at Fort Sumter, officially kicking off the Civil War. With Lee's Surrender at Appomattox, Ruffin committed Suicide, Shooting himself in the head. Hence, he is often associated with shooting the first and last shots of the Civil War. Picture ca. 1860-65
Interesante y olvidados - vida y curiosidades de épocas pasadas.
Tibetan Lama - photograph by Simpson [People of India, 1860's] notice the furrowing of the forehead /brows..what was he worried about