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My fantasy!! YUM! Wentworth Miller and Dominic Purcell (Michael Scofield and Lincoln Burrows from Prison Break)

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from Mail Online

The wanted Victorian women: Historic mugshots reveal the cunning faces of England’s Nineteenth Century bad girls

Caught: Many of mugshots going on display have never been seen before like this woman who was accused of cruelty to children

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‘When Evelyn Manesta, one of the Manchester suffragettes, refused to pose for a picture, a guard was brought in to restrain her in front of the camera.

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from Mail Online

The man who stumbled on HELL

The man who stumbled on HELL: His place in history has never been revealed. But a just published memoir by an SAS officer recounts how he uncovered the horrors of Belsen

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from eBay

Scarce american civil war & indian war 1860 field & staff officer sword

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from BuzzFeed

18 Photos Of London's Past, Blended With Its Present

The Museum of London has just launched an iPhone app that makes use of its extensive art and photographic collections as well as geo tagging and Google Maps to guide users around London where, via the iPhone screen, you can look into the past!

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Suffragette Surveillance, 1913. ‘In 1912, Scotland Yard detectives bought their first camera, to covertly photograph suffragettes. The pictures were compiled into ID sheets for officers on the ground.’ [Not all of the women were willing subjects, and at least one of the women was restrained by a guard; via How to be a Retronaut]

from My Modern Met

25 Bone-Chilling Photos of Abandoned Places

Eastern State Penitentiary II-Philadelpia. After 142 years, Eastern State was finally abandoned. Tours today include the cellblocks, Death Row, Al Capone's Cell and critically acclaimed art exhibits. Many people believe that Eastern State Penitentiary is haunted. As early as the 1940s, officers and inmates reported mysterious visions and eerie experiences in the ancient prison.

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