The Oxbow Connecticut River Valley. Probably the richest view in America, in point of cultivation and fertile beauty, is that from Mount Holyoke.
The Cedars of Lebanon are now comparatively few, and with them are gone the eagles and wild beasts, to which they afforded shelter
The occupation of Macao by a grant from the head of the celestial empire to the Portuguese, as a reward for their services against the pirates infesting the islands at the mouth of the Canton river, took place on or about the year 1586.
The Fabric of Civilization: How Textiles Made the World Paperback – December 7, 2021
by Virginia Postrel (Author)
From Neanderthal string to 3D knitting, an “expansive” global history that highlights “how textiles truly changed the world” (Wall Street Journal)
Servants and Peasants of Madrid in 1835
The return of the Partisan around Innsbruck. Le return du Partisan environs de Innsbruck.
Tyrolean butter merchant from Joux Valley. Marchand de beurre. De la vallée de Dux.
Bavarian Military uniforms in the 19th century.
Tyrolean peasants in traditional costumes from St. Johann in Tirol 1835. Traditional Dirndl, Knee-free leather pants, wide leather belts.