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The relatively well-preserved carcass of what likely was a sunken Ancient Roman merchant ship from the 2nd-3rd century AD has been discovered at a depth of 85 meters near the coast of the Crimean Peninsula in the Black Sea. Photo: Video grab from Tass<p>A well-preserved sunken Roman shipfrom the 2nd-3rd century AD has been discovered by a Russian underwater archaeology expedition in the Black Sea,…
Reproduction Roman Grave Stone
Mia Farrow, 1962. <i>Photo by Melvin Sokolsky</i>
WW1: Caribbean men serving in the British Navy - 1917
Somewhere in the American Southwest or northern Mexico, there are probably the ruins of a scarlet macaw breeding operation dating to between 900 and 1200 C.E., according to a team of archaeologists who sequenced the mitochondrial DNA of bird remains found in the Chaco Canyon and Mimbres areas of New Mexico.<p>Remains of a thriving prehistoric avian culture and breeding colony of scarlet macaws exist at the northern Mexican site of Paquimé, or Casas Grande. However, this community existed from 1250 …
Handball team, 1958, Sweden.
On April 24, 1982, actress Jane Fonda revolutionized the fitness world with her first Jane Fonda Workout video. In the 1980s, aerobics was super …
Europe - 60 BC.
Viking Scotland 1104-1469.
Not only humans sometimes have funny moments, animals also have, and these adorable vintage snapshots that captured them.<br>Test drive<br>Tippy has his own …Cute
Germany’s oldest library is the 2nd century AD Roman library unearthed in Cologne. Photo: Roman – Germanic Museum of Cologne<p>The building of what is believed to be a 1,800-year-old Ancient Roman library, and the oldest library to have ever been founded in Germany, has been discovered in Cologne. (more…)
The 1939–40 New York World's Fair, which covered the 1,216 acres (492 ha) of Flushing Meadows-Corona Park, was the second most expensive American …World War II
Johanna Lindström, Sweden.
View from the Rialto Bridge, Venice, Italy, ca. 1960.
<i>Sami</i> (northern indigenous) woman, 1870s, Sweden.
Students at the Hoover Street School, 1911, Los Angeles.
Georgie Fame with his co-stars from the film ‘The Mini-Mob’, Lucille Soong, Gretchen Regan and Madeline Smith in the garden of a house on…
Georgie Fame with his co-stars from the film ‘The Mini-Mob’, Lucille Soong, Gretchen Regan and Madeline Smith in the garden of a house on 29th September 1967. Photo by David Cairns/Daily Express.♥️
Madeline Smith attends the launch of the new Alma 69, the illustrated guide for nearly 600 fashion models, male and female, who work thro…
Madeline Smith attends the launch of the new Alma 69, the illustrated guide for nearly 600 fashion models, male and female, who work through eight major model agencies. The guide was designed and published by Peter Marlowe, 5th January 1969. London, UK. Photo by Bela Zola.♥️
Indian soldiers in trench at Gallipoli, 1915.
A trench dug out of the ice in the Alps; Capt. Berni, who led the attack on Mt. San Matteo, is at right. He would be killed when the Austrians retook the mountain the next month; his body has never been recovered.<p><b>August 13 1918, San Matteo</b>–The far western portion of the Italian front, near the border with Switzerland, had seen little large-scale fighting, apart from a diversionary attack at the Tonale pass in the lead-up to the Piave offensive. The terrain was too difficult and the conditions …
Soccer boys, c. 1915
Remnants of what was one of the most important streets in Philippopolis, the ancient name of Bulgaria’s second city Plovdiv, have been found by archaeologists examining the eastern part of the former town square, the Agora.<p>To residents of Philippopolis, the main street would have been known as the Cardo Maximus.<p>At Plovdiv’s Odeon, archaeologists also have found large remnants of the façade of the building used for local government meetings during the Roman Empire.<p>Archaeologists already have …
scrapironflotilla:A working party of British soldiers carry coils of barbed wire and corkscrew pickets (metal stakes) for repairing the…
A working party of British soldiers carry coils of barbed wire and corkscrew pickets (metal stakes) for repairing the belts of wire that protected the trenches. Circa 1916.