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Retrato de um veterano da Guerra Civil que perdeu seus membros e a ponta do seu nariz para queimaduras enquanto marchava em todo o território de Dakota Plains, ca. 1870

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Isadora Duncan. Inventor of American modern dance. Shifted the focus of dance from the stifling emphasis on feet to the soulful, expressive, liberated solar plexus. Made dance more about freedom and emotions and introduced movement inspired by nature, athleticism, and folk dance, among other things. Muse to many artists across many genres.

Portrait of Lincoln by Kazuhiro Tsuji at Ronald Reagan Presidential Foundation & Library

The world’s oldest known spider web has been discovered on a beach in Sussex, England, trapped inside an ancient chunk of amber. Scientists found the rare amber fossil in December, and have now confirmed that it contains remnants of spider silk spun roughly 140 million years ago by an ancestor of modern orb-weaving spiders.

Circa 1920s. Marriages between Chinese men and African American women were not uncommon in Texas, in the South and throughout the Caribbean in the late 1800s.


The TIME Vault: 1955

World War II

"I can not imagine what this man is thinking" (Image from Congo Free State under Leopold II - A father stares at the hands of his five year-old daughter, which were severed as a punishment for having harvested too little caoutchouc/rubber)

20 fotos raras da participação do Brasil na Segunda Guerra Mundial - História Ilustrada

This photo, from the collection of the Union Veterans of the Civil War, shows Alice Carey Risley, the last surviving Civil War battlefield nurse, receiving a kiss from a veteran.