The last living photo of Mark Twain....
Jacqueline Kennedy at her husband President John F. Kennedy's Funeral, Arlington National Cemetery, Washington DC, 25 November 1963. Photograph by Guido Mangold (B: 1934)
Mark Twain writing in his bed.
« Un classique est quelque chose que tout le monde voudrait avoir lu et que personne ne veut lire. » de Mark Twain Extrait du The disappearance of literature
Photographer Margaret Bourke-White on a gargoyle at the top of the Chrysler Building, New York, 1935, photo by Oscar Graubner.
Here´s another, rarely seen photo of Lincoln (possibly by Preston Butler) made in May 1860, just after Lincoln clinched the nomination.
Vintage Life Magazine
The Disney movie is good, but the truth is so much better
Lucia Joyce, daughter of James Joyce and lover of Samuel Beckett. Dancing at Bullier Ball, Paris, May 1929
Not to slight the holocaust, but we often overlook the destruction of the Native American tribes.