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This is one of the most haunting pictures I have ever seen. Schoolgirls in gas masks, WWII. And all I can think of is "are you my mummy? Old Photos, Vintage Photos, Vintage Halloween Photos, Arte Obscura, Interesting History, Vintage Photography, People Photography, Photography Courses, Macabre

Masao Horino Photography Exhibit in Tokyo

Gas Mask Parade, Tokyo, by Masao Horino Image Source: Back on March 23, I wrote about a couple of e...

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10 Dark Secrets Australia Doesn't Want You To Know

When you think of dream destinations and places you would like to live, many people think of Australia! A beautiful country indeed with a clean image, no wars and a stable society. But scratch the surface and what you will find will shock you. Here is just 10 of Australia's darkest secrets! Please support the fight for justice and Aboriginal Independence at BLACKFULLA REVOLUTION on Facebook:

Naginata: The women of the samurai had as main role to look after the house but learned this martial arts - fencing/stick fighting/ female version of kendo. Female Samurai, Samurai Armor, Japanese History, Japanese Culture, Aikido, Geisha, Tattoo Guerreiro, Japanese Warrior, Japanese Sword - Shop for over 300,000 Premium Domains 156K likes. Everyday, the very best of JapanCoolture!!

natgeofound: “ Vendors and pedestrians along a steep staircase in Hong Kong, November by W. Robert Moore, National Geographic ” There’s so much about this picture that makes it. Old Pictures, Old Photos, Vintage Photographs, Vintage Photos, National Geographic History, Hong Kong, Historical Photos, Belle Photo, Shanghai

Hong Kong, 1931

In celebration of its 125th anniversary, National Geographic teamed up with Taschen to release a three-volume photo retrospective. BuzzFeed gets an exclusive peek at some of the rare images.

17 of History’s Most Rebellious Women Aung San Suu Kyi, Myanmar Nobel Peace laureate Aung San Suu has been the foremost leader in the effort to democratize the Southeast Asian nation as well as a courageous advocate for human rights and peaceful revolu Great Women, Amazing Women, Alison Wright, Badass Women, Before Us, Women In History, Famous Women, Powerful Women, Ladies Day

17 Photos of History's Most Rebellious Women

In honor of International Women's Day, TIME looks at some unlikely revolutionaries, from Joan of Arc and Harriet Tubman to Russian punk-rockers.

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Geisha 1910 - a maiko and her older sister sit for a photo. The maiko who is standing is making her debut Japanese Geisha, Japanese Beauty, Japanese Kimono, Vintage Japanese, Asian Beauty, We Are The World, People Of The World, Old Photos, Old Pictures

Geisha Number 2 and 3

A Beautiful dress being worn by the girl on the left. It may have been a bought tourist photo but nothing was marked on the back. It is not from a postcard and is printed of photographic paper. From a U.S. Soldiers estate picked up on eBay a few years ago. He served in the Caribbean and the South Pacific.

Second World War Allied prisoners working on the notorious Burma-Siam railway. Many thousands died during their ordeal Us Marines, Nagasaki, Hiroshima, Burma Railway, Bataan Death March, Prisoners Of War, Iwo Jima, Historical Pictures, Vietnam War

WW2: Allied prisoners working on the notorious Burma-Siam railway. Many thousands died during their ordeal.

The leader of the Republic of China General Chiang Kai-shek standing next to the leader of the People’s Republic of China Mao Zedong, 1945 World History, World War Ii, Mao Zedong, Historia Universal, Asian History, Red Army, World Leaders, The Republic, Interesting History

Mao Zedong

Mao Zedong-(1893-1976) was a great Marxist, proletarian revolutionary, strategist and theorist, and the main founder and leader of the Communist Party of China (CPC), the Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA) and the People's Republic of China. Born into a peasant family on December 26, 1893...