Category Archives: 19th Century

Ali Baba and the forty thieves by Walter Crane.

Ali Baba, Walter Crane, Children's Books, Fairy Tales, Folk Tales, Myths, illustrator, Art Nouveau, Arts and Crafts MovementAli Baba and the forty thieves by Walter Crane.

A Fairy tale. Published about 1898.

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Women from Aden, Somalia 1885.

 Aden, Somalia, Arabian woman, Africa, Costume history, Fashion History

Historic women costumes from Aden

Women from Aden, Somalia 1885.

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Marquis Dufferin Ava with Armenian refugees.

Armenian refugees, Armenia, History, massacres, Ottoman Empire

Armenian refugees with Marquis Dufferin Ava

Marquis Dufferin Ava with Armenian refugees at the hospital at Varna, Bulgaria 1896.

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Gwitchin. Peoples of Alaska in 1850th.

Gwitchin, Gwich'in, Saviah, Kutchin, Alaska, native indian, Kutcha-Kutchin, dress, costume, traditional, North America,

Saviah, Chief of the Gwitchin (Kutcha-Kutchin)

Gwitchin. Peoples of Alaska in 1850th.

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Kazuma Ogawa. Costumes & customs in Japan.

Old court dress, historical, historic, Japan, costume, Kazuma Ogawa, Photographer,

Old court dress.

Kazuma Ogawa. Costumes & customs in Japan. Tokyo 1892.

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Latvia. Lettish people from Lyutsinsky district in 1866.

Latvia, Lettish costumes, Vitebsk, Lyutsinsky, garb, dress, traditional, national costume

Latvia. Lettish people from Lyutsinsky.

Latvia. Lettish people from Lyutsinsky district of Vitebsk Provinces.
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Dorsetshire Yeomanry Cavalry, Queen’s Own

British army, Regiment, cavalry, Yeomanry, uniform, military, england, soldier, Dorset,

The Queen’s Own Dorset Yeomanry Cavalry

The Queen’s Own Regiment of Dorset Yeomanry Cavalry

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