Posts Tagged History

Animated stereoviews of old Japan

In the late 19th and early 20th century, enigmatic photographer T. Enami (1859-1929) captured a number of 3D stereoviews depicting life in Meiji-period Japan. Ca.1898-1908 Two boys and bull
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http://www.flickr.com/photos/24443965@N08/collections/72157613882959896/

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Building the Golden Gate Bridge

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Way of Geisha~芸妓への道~




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Unforgettable words, “Give me water” ; offering pure water to comfort their souls


When the atomic bomb was dropped over Hiroshima at 8:15a.m. on Aug.6, 1945, I was 26 years old. Since January of that year I had been working as head teacher at a nursery for children whose mothers were working at the Army Ordnance Supply Depot at the back of Hijiyama Hill, 2.7km southeast of the hypocenter. The depot was a factory producing weapons, repairing and sending them to the war front.
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Happy birthday, Louis Armstrong!

Born on August 4, 1901 in New Orleans.

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A Brief History of the Hells Angels – TIME

A Brief History of the Hells Angels – TIME

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