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How Mary Seacole was made a saint and Florence Nightingake was smeared

Mary Seacole, Jamaican Herbalist. During Crimean War performed surgery on the frontline and established the "British Hotel" providing supplies for soldiers and quarters for sick and infirmed.

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Charlotte Brontë manuscript bought for £690,000 by Paris museum

from The Sterling Silver Com

Rotary Women’s Quartz Watch with Mother of Pearl Dial Analogue Display and Silver Stainless Steel Bracelet ALB00033/W/40

World War II resistance fighter - Paris,1940s photograph the New York Public Library Picture Collection

Visionary architect and artist Iakov Chernikhov (1889 – 1951) produced gorgeous conceptual architectural renderings that were years ahead of their time; his designs bore remarkable resemblance to the modernist architecture of the late 20th century. These images are from his seminal 101 Architectural Fantasies, published in 1933.

1804 "Itinerant Traders of London in their Ordinary Costume" One of Spitalfields Life's splendid 'Street Cries' collections, set of 15