The condition of the site before park operations were commenced seems incredible to us of the present day.
The Winter Palace is the former main residence of the Russian Tsars in Saint Petersburg.
Sanssouci Palace at Potsdam was the summer residence of Prussian kings and German emperors.
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Caricature of Flappers Wearing Furs. The work of American designers 1918.
Men’s Styles Spring 1917. Advertising for men’s fashion by Walter D. Teague (1883-1960).
Claire Avery. Vogue. Lingerie Number. Cover January 1 1917
Hermione. Don Marquis. Design for a magazine cover (Vanity Fair) by Thelma Somerville Cudlipp.
The “Babende” are the members of a secret society among the Bangongo, a tribe of the Buschongo or Songora on the lower Congo.
Lake Lugano is a glacial lake with Mediterranean climate, between the Canton of Ticino in Switzerland and Lombardy in Italy.
The tiger is, and apparently always has been, an essentially Asiatic animal