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1894. Mark Twain in Nikola Tesla's lab, holding Tesla's experimental vacuum lamp, which is powered by a loop of wire receiving electromagnetic energy from a Tesla coil. Tesla's face is visible in the background.
#MarkTwain #writer #NikolaTesla #Tesla #legends #lab #lamp #experiment #cool #historyinpictures #historicalpix #historic
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A Lockheed employee working on a P-38 lightning. Burbank, California, 1944

A F4F-3 Wildcat undergoing maintenance in the USS Enterprise's hangar deck on October 28, 1941. #History #WWII #WW2 #war #wars #plane #planes #ship #ships #navy #airforce #usa #usa🇺🇸 #October #sailor #sailors #1941 #1940s #worldwarii #worldwar2 #historic #historical

"Villa Lieblein"
Set amid a beautiful garden, this historic Viennese mansion was built as a private residence, and later served as an embassy.
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#houseoftheday #takemehere #ChristiesHomes #LuxuryRealEstate #LuxuryHomes #Dobling #Vienna #Austria #Historic #embassy #HeritageBuilding

Jackie the lion being recorded for the MGM opening scene, 1928. #thehistorywire #historynerd #historic #historybuff #MGM #leothelion #historyinpictures #historical

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Getting back to the original #floors in the #bedrooms! So glad I married a guy who knows how to refinish floors -- there are several that have been poorly patched, then carpeted over. #fixerupper #weboughtamansion #weboughtamansion #restoration #historic #historichomes #renovation

Grace Memorial House (94-96 Fourth Avenue), built 1882-1883. Once known as the Day Nursery and said to be New York's first day care center. Given to Grace Church (which is directly behind it, on Broadway) by the Hon. Levi P. Morton, vice president of the United States under Benjamin Harrison, in memory of his wife.
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Designed by famous American architect James Renwick, Jr., whose plan added a Gothic revival facade and other alterations to already existing Greek Revival houses on the site.
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#daycare #knowyourcity #renwick #gothicrevival #gothicrevivalarchitecture #cloudyday #eastvillage #coolarchitecture #architecturalphotography #landmark #nyclandmark #historic #history #nychistory #architecture #nycarchitecture #reddoor #springtime #curbed #curbedny #trdny #seeyourcity #timeoutnewyork #picturesofnewyork #internationalrealestate #luxuryrealestate #elliman #douglaselliman #nyc #nycrealestate

The original Cochise County #Courthouse in Tombstone was built the year after that famous dust up at the OK Corral. The county seat moved to Bisbee in 1931. #arizona #explorearizona #arizonalife #arizonabound #arizonalove #tombstone #tombstoneaz #brick #brickbuilding #architecture #archiporn #architect #cochisecounty #oldbuilding #historic #historical #oldwest #wildwest

The ridiculous mirrored fireplace wall came off last week! We're going to have to fully resurface it after we finalize what the new mantle will love. #youngstown #weboughtahouse #weboughtamansion #interiordesign #interiors #livingroom #fixerupper #homerenovation #restoration #historichouse #ohio #historic

Rano Raraku Volcano - where the Moai statues were built. A fascinating place with lots of huge Moais! Most of the parts are hidden below earth due to landslides and natural erosion. You stand in front of the Moais with open mouth and just can't believe this monumental piece of humans artwork!

#easterisland #chile #ranoraraku #moai #moais #volcano #statue #sculpture #art #artwork #artworks #monument #fascinating #amazing #history #historicalplace #historic #osterinsel #geschichte #kunst #polynesian #travelphotography #travelling #travel #travels #instatravel #instaphoto #mustsee #mustdo #babs

On #MemorabiliaMonday this week we take a look at some celebrity cameos in the @usnavyblueangels archive.

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