The Guy Sisters (1920s)

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The famous Guy Sisters, Eleanor and Karla Gutchrlein, snapped in their home. The sisters danced all over Europe during the 1920s. From the Soibelman Syndicate News Agency Collection via

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The Amazing Lauren Bacall by Nina Leen for Life Magazine (1945)

Lauren Bacall (1924 – 2014) began her career in the 1940s as a model, before making her debut as a leading lady with Humphrey Bogart in the film To Have and Have Not in 1944. She continued in the film noir genre with appearances with Bogart in The Big Sleep (1946), Dark Passage (1947), and Key Largo (1948).

 

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Portrait of Lauren Bacall by Nina Leen, 1945 via

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Portrait of Lauren Bacall by Nina Leen, 1945 via

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Portrait of Lauren Bacall by Nina Leen, 1945 via

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Portrait of Lauren Bacall by Nina Leen, 1945 via

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Portrait of Lauren Bacall by Nina Leen, 1945 via

 

Eldon House (1895)

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Interior view of Eldon House, 1895 – note the abundance of bric-a-brac and elaborate Victorian furnishings. Eldon House was built in 1834 for John Harris, Treasurer of the London District, and occupied by his family – his wife Amelia and their eight children. It was first named Eldon Terrace, shortly thereafter changed to Eldon House – via lib.uwo.ca

Egyptian Home 1865

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Cairo. Egyptian Home (Interior). 1865. A. D. White Architectural Photographs, Cornell University Library.

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Cairo. Egyptian Home (Interior). 1865. A. D. White Architectural Photographs, Cornell University Library.

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Cairo. Egyptian Home (Interior). 1865. A. D. White Architectural Photographs, Cornell University Library.

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