missedstations:

I have a rendezvous with Death
At some disputed barricade,
When Spring comes back with rustling shade
And apple-blossoms fill the air—
I have a rendezvous with Death
When Spring brings back blue days and fair.
It may be he shall take my hand
And lead me into his dark…

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angelclark:

Historic Black and White Pictures Restored in Color

1. Women Delivering Ice, 1918

2. Times Square, 1947

3. Portrait Used to Design the Penny. President Lincoln Meets General McClellan – Antietam, Maryland ca September 1862

4. Marilyn Monroe, 1957

5. Newspaper boy Ned Parfett sells copies of the evening paper bearing news of Titanic’s sinking the night before. (April 16, 1912)

6. Easter Eggs for Hitler, c 1944-1945

7. Sergeant George Camblair practicing with a gas mask in a smokescreen – Fort Belvoir, Virginia, 1942

8. Helen Keller meeting Charlie Chaplin in 1919

9. Painting WWII Propaganda Posters, Port Washington, New York – 8 July 1942

10. Construction of the Golden Gate Bridge ca 1935

See the rest here: http://noarmycanstopanidea.com/20-historic-black-and-white-pictures-restored-in-color/

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inneroptics:

J. Randall Brown, one of the most important mindreaders of his time, photographed during a performance, circa 1875

inneroptics:

J. Randall Brown, one of the most important mindreaders of his time, photographed during a performance, circa 1875

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vwbuzz:

Volkswagen, trade catalogue The Honest Car, 1950s. Volkswagenwerk, Wolfsburg, Germany. Illustration: Bernd Reuters. Via Hagley.

design-is-fine:

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Rapture. A city where the opportunity awaits.

(Source: baioshock)

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scienceofsarcasm:

Evening Post: August 12, 1899.
"She immediately alighted, caught hold of the astonished youth, and gave him a sound thrashing, using her fists in a scientific fashion…”

I would love to know what this means.

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sodikk:

Luger DWM 1918 set

P.08 Mauser “byf” 41

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architectureofdoom:

yagyou:

Aon by p@ul_f on Flickr.

AON Center, Chicago, Edward Durell Stone, 1970-73

architectureofdoom:

yagyou:

Aon by p@ul_f on Flickr.

AON Center, Chicago, Edward Durell Stone, 1970-73

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