Lily Elsie, a stage actress and one of the most photographed women of the Edwardian period

Lily Elsie was a popular English actress and singer during the Edwardian era, best known for her Pretty hair jewelry and necklace. Looks a lot like Rachel Weisz

Nelly’s  (this woman is like a sculpture on a sculpture).

Nelly’s (this woman is like a sculpture on a sculpture). Κρήτη, φωτό: Nelly’s

David Chim Seymour - Orphans of the Greek War Circa 1948 - original photograph

David Chim Seymour - Orphans of the Greek War Circa 1948 - original photograph

1914

1914 This could be a girl slightly older than Pollyanna. Many still had long, uncut hair. It would not usually have been piled high (as in Gibson Girl time) but hair was usually arranged to extend around the head and come out some from the sides.

Αθηνα 1926 οδοκαθαριστης - streat cleaner of Athens 1926

streat cleaner of Athens 1926 - Αθηνα 1926 οδοκαθαριστης

Onion Seller. Characterful portraits of Londoners, believed to be by photographer Donald McLeish (1879-1950), selected from the three volumes of Wonderful London edited by St John Adcock .

London in the - A Breton onion seller link Onion Johnnies are Breton farmers and agricultural labourers on bicycles who sell distin.

Nazis in Crete,WW2.Look the...look of the 2 cretan elders against the soldier

Nazis in Crete. Look at the faces the 2 Cretan elders give against this German soldier.

July 9, 1956 ~ Saving all she could after the big earthquake that hit Santorini...

July 1956 ~ Saving all she could after the big earthquake that hit Santorini.

Buying ice cream, Salonika, 1946 Dimitris Harissiadis

Buying ice cream, Salonika, 1946 Dimitris Harissiadis - from the Benaki Museum photoarchives.

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