When was photography invented

Before modern medicine humans had a high mortality rate,especially children. After photography was invented it became normal for people to have photos taken of the deceased in a studio. The first time in history you could have a picture of deceased loved one. Biddy Craft/"Her picture taken after death, look closely you can see the stand holds her up."

Her picture taken after death, the stand holds her up. Victorians imortalised their beloved ones with post-mortem photographs which were, in many cases, the only photograph a family had of the deceased due to the high cost of photography.

I remember when girls weren't allowed to go swimming in public pools without a swimming cap on, even if their hair was short.  Now I can't find one to save my life. "Crazy Caps", swimming caps with faces is the invention of Long Island housewife Betty Geibs, manufactured now under the name Betty Darling, photo by Ralph Crane, 1959

Vintage Photographs Bathing Caps With Faces By Ralph Crane Picture on VisualizeUs - Bookmark pictures and videos that inspire you. Social bookmarking of pictures and videos. Find your pictures and videos.

Isolator - 1925  Invented by science fiction pioneer Hugi Gernsbeck, the “Isolator” was designed to help focus the mind when reading or writing, by rendering the wearer deaf, piping them full of oxygen, not only by eliminating all outside noise, but also by allowing just one line of text to be seen at a time through a horizontal slit.

1925 The Isolator is a bizarre helmet invented in 1925 that encourages focus and concentration by rendering the wearer deaf, piping them full of oxygen, and limiting their vision to a tiny horizontal slit. The Isolator was invented by Hugo Gernsback,.

Alexander Graham Bell placing the first New York to Chicago telephone call in 1892.

First Telephone Call Alexander Graham Bell, inventor of the telephone, made the first call on March to his assistant, Thomas Watson: "Mr. Watson--come here--I want to see you" Picture:Alexander Graham Bell Speaking on the Phone in

on gendered professor dressing- Short and super interesting read, especially since it may one day impact my career.

FRANCOISE HARDY on gendered professor dressing- Short and super interesting read, especially since it may one day impact my career.

Hedy Lamarr, often proclaimed “the most beautiful woman in the world,” the 26-yr-old Lamarr was thriving in Hollywood when, in September 1940, Nazi U-boats hunted down & sank a cruise ship trying to evacuate 90 British schoolchildren to Canada. 77 drowned in the bleak north Atlantic. Lamarr, a Jewish immigrant from Nazi-occupied Austria, was outraged. She fought back by applying her engineering skills to development of a sonar sub-locator used in the Atlantic to the good of both the US & UK.

Hedy’s Folly Reviewed: Richard Rhodes on Hedy Lamarr, Inventor

Hedy Lamarr, often proclaimed “the most beautiful woman in the world,” the Lamarr was thriving in Hollywood when, in September Nazi U-boats hunted down & sank a cruise ship trying to evacuate 90 British schoolchildren to Canada.

Sarah Braden Photography, Merry Christmas, Christmas Photos, Event Photographer, Styled Christmas Setup, Inner West Photographer, Cobden and Hayson, Christmas Display, Christmas Window, Santa

Christmas Train Under the Tree! The Train under the tree adds a festive touch! Be careful though, one year I stepped on the track and almost brought the tree down! It provided a funny holiday memory though!

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