1933: Chinese “Understanding the human body” Public Health Posters
Leçon d’anatomie. 1909.© Archives Fondation La Source, Lausanne
Beagles are taking over the world.
Jane Fonda on the beach just for you.
On writing: “Truth that is naked is the most beautiful, and the simpler its expression the deeper is the impression it makes.”  More >
George R. Scott, The Art of Faking Exhibition Poultry, London: T. W. Laurie, 1934. William Grimes, My Fine Feathered Friend, North Point Press, 2002. Material from Janus Cercone and Errol Morris in conversations with the author. From the website of RickyJay.com
A 1939 meeting of the Mickey Mouse Club. How scary looking is this?
Be it known that we, FELIX BENEDICT HERZOG and SCHUYLER S. WHEELER, citizens of the United States, residing in the city of New York, State of New York, have invented new and useful Improvements in Electric Signaling Apparatus, Circuits, and Methods, of which the following is aspecification.
Letters Patent No. 289,834, issued to said Herzog December 11, 1883, describe an automatic signaling apparatus applicable to many different uses, such as telephone-exchange systems, district-telegraph and private circuits, hotel service.
Patented-Dec. 22, 1896.
Photos from the collection of Norsk Folkemuseum, made during the 1870-1920-ies. They feature girls in wedding dresses and gorgeous headgear resembling fairy crown. Norway. http://photovide.com/norwegian-brides
1876: The Porcineograph
Map of the US as pig.