British soldiers liberated from a Japanese POW camp in Sumatra sit on the steps of an Allied ambulance reading about and discussing the American atomic bomb being dropped on Hiroshima. Singapore. August 1945.

August Singapore - British soldiers liberated from a Japanese POW camp in Sumatra sit on the steps of an Allied ambulance discussing the American atomic bomb dropped on Hiroshima.

Plague doctors - They were second rate, under-trained physicians. Many were not doctors at all, but people of other employments paid by towns. Plague doctor images that we are familiar with was not seen until the 1600s when the “traditional” plague doctor costume was created: heavy fabric cloak covered in wax to protect the doctor’s body & a mask to keep out the sick air. Masks had a long cone shape at the nose filled with scents to protect the doctor from bad air. ~Repinned Via Love Dharma

A Creepy Medical Tour Of The Past

BB: Masks worn by doctors during the Plague. The protective suit of the plague doctor consisted of a heavy fabric overcoat that was waxed, a mask with glass eye openings and a cone nose shaped like a beak to hold scented substances and straw.

Lee Rogers & John C. Todd sit outside a Japanese prison camp following their release by Allied forces, Manila, Philippines, February 05, 1945

Lee Rogers & John C. Todd, sit outside a Japanese prison camp following their release by Allied forces Luzon, Philippines, 1945

Two emaciated American civilians, Lee Rogers & John C. Todd, sit outside gym which had been used as a Japanese prison camp Manila, Luzon, Philippines 1945

The Armour of Henry, Prince of Wales, 1608 at Windsor Castle England. Not jewlery but still stunning

(Stuart, not Tudor, but close enough) The Armour of Henry, Prince of Wales, 1608 at Windsor Castle England

Ku Klux Klan parade on Pennsylvania Ave (Sept. 13, 1926)

Amazing Pictures Of Washington D.C. In The Early 1900s

Buy the Ku Klux Klan Parade Washington D. 1926 Photo Print for sale at The McMahan Photo Art Gallery and Archive.

İstiklal Caddesi, 1930 #istanbul #istanlook

İstiklal Caddesi, 1930 Haci Bekir makes THE BEST Turkish delight. The chocolate covered pistachio td is transcendent!

Bullets For Hitler, c. 1939-1945 ~Allies- World War II

US troops would also draw on their bombs before they were launched. Many would write "For Hitler" or "For the Japs" on their bombs. Bullets For Hitler, c. ~Allies- World War II

Okmeydanı, 1930lar #istanbul istanlook

Okmeydanı, 1930lar #istanbul istanlook

Istanbul / photographer: Ara Guler

A retrospective of Magnum photographer Ara Güler’s photographs from his native Turkey show Istanbul as a bustling, thriving, romantic city in the century

İşgal ordusuna mensup bir Fransız tankı, Beyazıt, İstanbul, yaklaşık 1920

French tank "Renault from the French occupation corps in Turkey.The period of the occupation of

Samurai

Portrait of a Japanese man in armour, photograph by Baron Raimund von Stillfried It was titled "Samurai" but not certain if this is accurate.

1930larda bir kadın #istanbul #istanlook

1930larda bir kadın #istanbul #istanlook

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