History Rhymes

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Angela Meurer Knudson
~A wedding worthy, wonderfully pretty white evening dress from Enka Rayon color photo print ad model magazine floral embroidered white gown Moda Vintage, Retro Vintage, Vintage Style, Vintage Ideas, Vintage Glamour, Vintage Beauty, Vintage Dresses, Vintage Outfits, Vintage Clothing

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Robe à la Française | French | The Met

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Dance," December 9, 1986–September 6, 1987.The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "The Eighteenth-Century Woman," January 1, 1981–January 2, 1982.The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Ellen Payne Age born in slavery. Check out slave narratives from the Federal Writers’ It contains more than first-person accounts of slavery and 500 black-and-white photographs of former slaves. Use this link memory. Black History Facts, Black History Month, Texas, African Diaspora, We Are The World, African American History, American Women, Portraits, Culture

EX-SLAVE PORTRAITS (1930-1940) | These Americans. An American Archive.

[mashshare] Born in Slavery: Slave Narratives from the Federal Writers’ Project, 1936-1938 contains more than 2,300 first-person accounts of slavery and 500 black-and-white photographs of former slaves. These narratives were collected in the 1930s as part of the Federal Writers’ Project of the Works Progress Administration (WPA) and assembled and microfilmed in 1941 as the …

Richard III portrait and skull. Richard III's DNA throws up infidelity surprise History Of England, Tudor History, British History, Ancient History, Asian History, History Major, Uk History, London History, Ancient Ruins

Richard III DNA: Infidelity surprise

Analysis of Richard III's DNA has thrown up surprising evidence of infidelity somewhere in his family tree.

for a woven silk Design for textile by Anna Maria Garthwaite, Spitalfields, England. Now in the V & A's collection.Design for textile by Anna Maria Garthwaite, Spitalfields, England. Now in the V & A's collection. Motifs Textiles, Vintage Textiles, Textile Prints, Textile Patterns, Textile Design, Print Patterns, Surface Pattern Design, Pattern Art, Motif Floral

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Anna Maria Garthwaite textile design, 1732, Spitalfields, England. This month marks her 250th birthday.

Heart-shaped antique Marie Antoinette perfume bottle, perhaps like one she may have owned? Versailles, Antique Perfume Bottles, Vintage Bottles, Marie Antoinette, Beautiful Perfume, Bottle Vase, Louis Xvi, Antique Glass, Biscuit

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Antique Marie Antoinette perfume bottle [source: Invaluable]

Joan Beaufort, Queen Consort of James I of Scotland--granddaughter of John of Gaunt, Duke of Lancaster; therefore a member of the Lancastrians by birth. She was most likely named after her aunt, Lady Joan, Countess of Westmorland. Anne Of Denmark, John Of Gaunt, Royalty Line, Royal Family Trees, Family Tree Research, Adele, Scotland History, Warrior King, Mother Family

Joan Beaufort, Queen Consort of James I of Scotland (c. 1404 - 15 July 1445) was Queen of the Kingdom of Scotland from 1424 to 1437, being married to JAMES I of Scotland. She was a daughter of JOHN BEAUFORT, 1st Earl of Somerset and MARGARET HOLLAND. Her paternal grandparents were JOHN of GAUNT, Duke of Lancaster and his mistress and later third wife KATHERINE SWYNFORD. The Castle of Stirling had been conferred by James I, upon his English bride, Lady Joanna de Beaufort as her dowry.

 For example, every woman needs an LBD (little black dress), and a pair of pearl earrings. Pearl earrings have the wonderful ability of bein… Royal Jewelry, Pearl Jewelry, Antique Jewelry, Vintage Jewelry, Fine Jewelry, Pearl Earrings, Crown Jewels, Jewelry Design, Bling

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Les arts décoratifs sous le Premier Empire Ce billet aborde un sujet qui sort du cadre habituel que je me suis fixé en créant ce b...

Vasco da Gama a Portuguese navigator, pressed farther down the uncharted west coast of Africa in search for a sea route to India, which was descovered in 1479 Scouts, History Of Portugal, Enchanted Island, European History, East Africa, Biography, Kenya, Medieval, The Past

Vasco da Gama - King Manuel I of Portugal picked da Gamma to head a new expedition that would continue where Dias had stopped. On November 22, 1498 da Gama rounded the Cape of Good Hope. In May he landed at Calicut (now Kozhikode) on the southwest coast of India. da Gama brought back many trade goods from the Indies.