19th century
The 19th century (January 1, 1801 – December 31, 1900) was the century marked by the collapse of the Spanish, First and Second French, Chinese, Holy Roman and Mughal empires. This paved the way f...
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Robber barons
This was an AP American History project that I did during my Junior year of high school. It should be noted that this was the first time I had created a prod...
Japan National Stadium -- Tokyo 2020 Olympic Stadium -- by Zaha Hadid Architects
The New National Stadium of Japan will be the venue for Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games. This stadium will host the athletics events as well as the opening and closing ceremonies of the Tokyo ...
How Leni Riefenstahl shaped the way we see the Olympics
Is Leni Riefenstahl’s Olympia Nazi propaganda – or the greatest film about sport ever made? Nicholas Barber takes a look.
10 Olympic Athletes Caught CHEATING at the Games
Top 10 people who cheated at the Olympic games
Report: MLB Could Raise The Strike Zone, Change Intentional Walks For 2017 Season
According to an ESPN report, the MLB's competition committee has approved a motion that would raise the strike zone to the top of the hitter's knees (from its current position at "the hollow beneath t...
Rare Photos From 1966 Show The NYC Subway In Full Color
Change comes slowly to the subway. Signs hang for decades. Trains are rarely replaced. A new line can take centuries. So the subway captured in these remarkable images by photographer Danny Lyon in 19...
These Pictures Made Photographic History
From a close-up of a spider to the first underwater color photos, these pioneering pictures capture the spirit of exploration.
Winter Olympics 2022: Beijing chosen to stage Games
Beijing is set to become the first city to have hosted both the Summer and Winter Olympics after it was chosen to stage the 2022 Winter Games.
Amazing American Civil War Photos Turned Into Glorious Color
As photography was not invented until the 1820s, the Civil War was one of the first wars to be photographed. Famous photographers such as Mathew Brady and his apprentice Alexander Gardner made it thei...
How To Behave And Act Like A Lady From 1847 - 19th Century Etiquette
How were women supposed to conduct themselves in the middle of the 19th century? Well for starters; No kissing other women in the presence of men you don’t know; never sing two songs consecutively; if...
8 Crucial Innovations In The Invention Of Photography
The pint-sized point-and-shoots and smartphone cameras of today are only the latest in a long line of photographic innovations that date back all the way to the ancient world. Dozens of different inve...
Marinaleda, the town with few police, full employment and free housing - would you live here? - Mirror Online
The town described as a “socialist utopia” seems a little bit too good to be true. A town with no police, no crime, little unemployment and the freedom to build your own home on communal land sounds l...
55 Powerful Photos Of Women Who Changed History Forever
Happy Women's Day! By being strong, brave, and human these women changed the world. This International Women's Day, we celebrate their achievements.
21 Glorious Vintage Photos Of Kids Having Fun Before The Internet
Life before Snapchat and Candy Crush was clearly really boring. As this collection of vintage photos spanning from the 1800s to the 1970s shows, there was just nothing to do before we had an app for e...
Timeline of the Napoleonic era
Timeline of the Napoleonic era (1799–1815). The Napoleonic era began in 1799 with Napoleon Bonaparte's coup d'état, that overthrew the Directory and established the French Consulate. It ended i...
Timeline of the Napoleonic era - Wikipedia
Baseball Hall of Fame
The National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum is an American history museum and hall of fame, located at 25 Main Street in Cooperstown, New York, and operated by private interests. It serves as the ce...
Baseball Hall of Fame - Wikipedia
Major League Baseball
Major League Baseball (MLB) is a professional baseball organization that constitutes one of the four major professional sports leagues in North America. It is the oldest league of the four. Teams play...
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List of bare-knuckle boxers
List of bare-knuckle boxers is an aggregate of articles pertaining to boxers that fought either all or part of their careers as bare-knuckle boxers.
List of heavyweight boxing champions
This is a chronological list of world heavyweight boxing champions since the introduction of the Marquess of Queensberry rules in about 1895. It does not include fights fought under Jack Broughton's ...
Olympic Games
The modern Olympic Games (French: Jeux olympiques) are the leading international sporting event featuring summer and winter sports competitions in which thousands of athletes from around the world...
Robber baron (industrialist)
In social criticism and economic literature, robber baron became a derogatory term applied to some wealthy and powerful 19th-century American businessmen. The term appeared in North American periodic...
Business magnate
A business magnate (or industrialist) refers to an entrepreneur of great influence, importance, or standing in a particular enterprise or field of business. The term characteristically refers to a wea...
History of photography
The history of photography has roots in remote antiquity with the discovery of the principle of the camera obscura and the observation that some substances are visibly altered by exposure to light. ...
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List of photojournalists
This is a list of photojournalists.
Photojournalism
Photojournalism is a particular form of journalism (the collecting, editing, and presenting of news material for publication or broadcast) that employs images in order to tell a news story. It is now ...
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Daguerreotype
The daguerreotype (/dəˈɡɛrɵtaɪp/; French: daguerréotype) process, or daguerreotypy, was the first publicly announced photographic process and for nearly twenty years was the one most commonly used...
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Western painting
The history of Western painting represents a continuous, though disrupted, tradition from antiquity until the present time. Until the mid-19th century it was primarily concerned with representational ...
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Japanese prints
Woodblock printing in Japan (Japanese: 木版画, moku hanga) is a technique best known for its use in the ukiyo-e artistic genre; however, it was also used very widely for printing books in the same pe...
Japanese prints - Wikipedia