Slide Collection - Nashville Arcade :: Nashville Public Library Digital Collection
“Hidden Mother” was a 19th century portrait trend where mothers, who were basically dressed a “ghost,” would hold their young children still while being photographed. The end result was, well… haunting and creepy.
1950's newspaper clipping Should Women be Spanked? Yeah I would like to see what would happen to these men if they printed this in tomorrows paper!
don't be afraid to stand up for what you believe and don't let others tell you how to think...it could save many
1953. Sergeant Frank Prayton takes care of a two weeks old cat during the War of Korea
Victorian couple trying to keep a straight face…
"C'est la vie" (updated 5/30/12)
Classic. Classic. Classic. I still love this photo...I heard an interview on the radio about this woman 50 yrs later. They did not know each other.
A world's record 384-pound black sea bass caught by Franklin Schenck of Brooklyn with rod and reel off Catalina Island, California, on August 17, 1900.
The scene inside my brain every Friday night. Prohibition protest
Why we call it "the living room": In years passed, it was the habit to hold a deceased person's viewing and wake at home in the front parlor. During that time it was referred to as "the death room". The Ladies Home Journal in 1910 declared the "Death Room" as no more and henceforth the parlor would be known as the "Living Room".