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Who was Madame Tussaud ?

Known from the wax museumMadame Tussaud at the age of 42. A portrait study by John T. Tussaud (Public Domain — wiki)A visit to the Madame Tussauds wax museum has been extremely popular with tourists for some time now. You can find branches…
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Love Letters From World Wars

When the whole world was in turmoil, love still had no boundariesPatricia Brim’s photo, which she took on Valentine’s Day 1944, along with her letters sent to her husband, Raymond, who was serving in World War II | Photo Credits: The…
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When Grief Met Capitalism

How Americans handled death during the Civil War, creating the funeral industry along the wayA child in mourning dress, holding a photo of her dead father (Wikimedia Commons)Death was everywhere during the American Civil War. Approximately…
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