Chimney sweep, before child labor laws outlawed the work of such young children. The men and women who worked tirelessly to pass the child labor laws allowed these children a chance to go to school.

Heartbreaking, what a beautiful child: Studio portrait of Istvan Reiner, half-brother of the donor, taken shortly before he was killed in Auschwitz. [Photograph #54823] Full story at the link...

istvan reiner, before he was killed in auschwitz . other inmates convinced his mother to give him to his grandmother and go through selection alone . she was chosen for forced labor and survived the war . istvan and his grandmother were gassed

Cooperative Kiss...

19 Kisses Captured At The Perfect Moment: Marlene Dietrich kisses a GI as he arrives home from World War II in this is just a heart warming beautiful photo.

Child miners c. 1900. Taken from www.lostateminor.com

Startling photos of child miners from the 1900s

A trapper boy in Turkey Knob Mine, Macdonald, W. The picture was taken more than a mile inside the mine. The boy had to stoop for the photo on account of the low roof.

Iconic photograph: "Wait For Me Daddy," by Claude P. Dettloff, October 1, 1940: A line of soldiers march in British Columbia on their way to a waiting train as five-year-old Whitey Bernard tugs away from his mother's hand to reach out for his father. (H/t Jodi P)  Via: vancouverhistory.ca

40 Of The Most Powerful Photographs Ever Taken

WWII goodbyes “Wait For Me Daddy,” by Claude P. Dettloff, October A line of soldiers march in British Columbia on their way to a waiting train as five-year-old Whitey Bernard tugs away from his mother’s hand to reach out for his father.

Cleaning up: Taking in laundry for pennies... or a ha'penny would do

Britain's slumdogs: The ragged and filthy East End children of just 100 years ago living a life of grime

London East End: The pictures, taken by photographer Horace Warner 100 years ago in Spitalfields in London’s East End, were later used by social campaigners to illustrate the plight of the poorest children in London.


TV Glasses Hugo Gernsback demonstrating his television goggles in 1963 for Life magazine

Presidents of the United States of America. To quote the movie "American President" the presidency has everything to do with character. There are some real characters here.

Home is where your own president doesnt *&^% you over when you are innocent. The Presidents of the United States of America. Reminds me of grade when I had to memorize all of them to pass history class.

Gypsy boy and dog, England. 1920

Gypsy boy and dog, circa England. From the Museum of English Rural Life. Bet that little doggy had a rough life, not to mention the little boy.

Estacionamento comum de New York, em 1930.

36 fotos históricas e surpreendentes que você nunca viu antes!

very young nurse with baby girl

A Young Girl and her Nursemaid

A very rare picture of a beautiful young girl on the chair, who is being looked after by a nursemaid who only appears to be about 10 years old herself. This picture compels you to wonder about both their lives. How they lived, and what they did together.

British Paintings: Childhood And Child Labour In The British Industrial Revolution

Britain's child slaves: They started at lived off acorns and had nails put through their ears for shoddy work. - Childhood and Child Labour in The British Industrial Revolution by Professor Jane Humphries

Mark Hogancamp: Saving the Major - One Mile Gallery

Looks like a real photo, but it's just dolls . Mark Hogancamp has created a fictional universe Marwencol. Marwencol is the name of the town that is the setting for a story populated by World War II soldiers, Nazis and Barbies.