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The Miami News, Florida, March 8, 1959

The Miami News, Florida, March 8, 1959

51 glamorous pictures of beautiful brides from the 1970s.

51 glamorous pictures of beautiful brides from the 1970s.

Adele Astaire with husband Lord Cavendish, Ireland, 1932

Adele Astaire with husband Lord Cavendish, Ireland, 1932

The Minneapolis Star, Minnesota, September 30, 1932

The Minneapolis Star, Minnesota, September 30, 1932

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Native Americans knew about rubber for centuries (at least) before Europeans stumbled onto the Americas. They made balls for children, and waterproof shoes and bottles with the weird milky white substance that bled from certain trees – what we call latex today.

Des Moines Tribune, Iowa, October 11, 1960

Des Moines Tribune, Iowa, October 11, 1960

Surviving population of The War of Canudos, th…

Surviving population of The War of Canudos, the deadliest civil war in Brazilian History. Photography Flavio de Barros, 1897.

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Workers and pedestrians go silent and bare the…

Workers and pedestrians go silent and bare their heads during the first Armistice Day, London, 1919

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The Bystander, England, August 10, 1932

The Bystander, England, August 10, 1932

Aviator Jules Védrines landed his Caudron C-3…

Aviator Jules Védrines landed his Caudron C-3 biplane on Galeries Lafayette’s rooftop. 1919.

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