The REAL Alice! Alice Liddel photographied by Lewis Carroll..for the history he's been inspired by her for his famous book Alice in Wonderland..
1900 Chicago 'L' Elevated Subway Train on Wabash Street
Des accidents à l'ancienne
New York City, c.1942, The SS. Normandie capsized after going up in flames in New York Harbour
State Street, ca. 1903, I love that you can see the Marshall Field's clock!
Gentleman's guide to amputation.
The Lake St. CTA (Chicago Transit Authority) line under construction, 1895, looking west from Wabash Ave.; site states: "The steel structure you see here is largely the very same you ride over when on a train going through State/Lake or Clark/Lake, the part of the Loop which opened first, before the full, circuitous route was completed." (image via @CTAWeb)