Striking Photos Frame the Half-Renovated Houses of a Former Mining Region in Germany
All images © Wolfgang Fröhling, shared with permission When the once burgeoning coal industry in Ruhrgebiet, Germany , began to decline, many of the workers' apartments were...
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Jill Corey, 85, Coal Miner's Daughter Turned Singing Sensation, Dies
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When Teacups, Burning Lumps of Coal and Eggs Flew Through the Air
In her delightfully spooky new book, “The Haunting of Alma Fielding,” Kate Summerscale investigates poltergeist activity in 1930s London.
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Teofil Ociepka (1891 - 1978)
Basilisk, 1964 Self-portrait, 1960 Fantastic Beast, 1965 Lion from Saturn, 1954 Title Unknown Living Fire, 1963 Jungle with a Dragon, 1967 Landscape with a Dragon, 1973 The...
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Horace Pippin. America's own Henri Rousseau
A descendent of slaves, Horace Pippin's biography is a compelling one. Here is an excerpt from his Wikipedia entry: He was born in West Chester, Pennsylvania, and grew up in...
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Mourning McKinley: 1901
Washington, D.C. "View from Randall School of H Street S.W., between Half & First Streets, in 1901 showing coal yard and old homes near railroad station. Houses have McKinley...
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Turning Off Your Camera on a Zoom Call Helps Save the Planet
If you often find yourself in Zoom meetings in which others on the call don't need to see your face, you now have a great excuse for leaving your camera off: it can help save...
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Scott Brownrigg Designs Wellness Retreat and Visitor Center in Scotland
The Barony. Image Courtesy of Scott Brownrigg Scott Brownrigg have been appointed to design the 44 hectare masterplan for The Barony, a wellbeing and cultural visitor facility...
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Michael Apted, Versatile Director Known for ‘Up' Series, Dies at 79
His output included “Coal Miner's Daughter” and a James Bond film. But he was best known for his long-running documentary series about life in Britain.
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Chicago & Alton: 1901
Circa 1901. "Coaling station and water tank, C. & A. R.R., Mazonia, Illinois." 8x10 inch dry plate glass negative, Detroit Photographic Company. View full size.
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