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Weekly @PhotosOfThePast Twitter digest w/c 2018-06-08

#onthisday 50 years ago today! https://t.co/OPZiCcpzYs -> Found on Flickr: Portrait of Charles Ulm in military uniform reading book, circa 1915 / James C. Cruden from Nation… https://t.co/nMdfGKbqFC -> RT @JayneShrimpton: In the new June issue @DYAncestors digital periodical, our … Continue reading

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Weekly @PhotosOfThePast Twitter digest w/c 2018-05-25

From my personal twitter account, but could have equally been tweeted from here! https://t.co/l3KaaFMBtD -> RT @jimmyleiderman: Tough guy? Bare knuckle fighter? Any ideas on why this fella would pose this way? Taken in New York City, c.1861 https:… ->

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Weekly @PhotosOfThePast Twitter digest w/c 2018-05-18

I guess it's time to jump on the bandwagon with a few #wedding tweets. These are my parents in 1964 and my maternal… https://t.co/BN5oj9HKsY -> Some #wedding photos from about 100 years ago, from glass plate negatives, all mystery people … Continue reading

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Weekly @PhotosOfThePast Twitter digest w/c 2018-05-11

RT @JayneShrimpton: In the new June issue @familytreemaguk I examine how our ancestors dressed in the fast-changing world of mid-Victorian… -> It's not too often you find lovely early colour images (in this case Paget plates ca 1910-20) It's even … Continue reading

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Weekly @PhotosOfThePast Twitter digest w/c 2018-04-27

.@UCLSpecColl do you have a record of the location of "London University College Hall, West Ealing"? As well as thi… https://t.co/lEXHxgPAU3 -> RT @CWGC: This wonderful picture dates from the early foundations of @CWGC – and we felt it was … Continue reading

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Weekly @PhotosOfThePast Twitter digest w/c 2018-04-06

RT @LivesOfWW1: Are you related to Lilian Norah Pearce, who died in #WW1? @CWGC have identified her grave in Devon and will be putting a ne… -> Having just discovered @SeasideFerry I finally got around to doing something I've been … Continue reading

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Weekly @PhotosOfThePast Twitter digest w/c 2018-03-30

RT @JayneShrimpton: A fabulous #Edwardian hat for #eastersunday2018 – on postcard photograph dated 1905 https://t.co/nxBK9jX4AZ -> RT @JayneShrimpton: Researching our photograph query in the new edition of Irish Lives Remembered genealogy magazine revealed no ordinary f… ->

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Weekly @PhotosOfThePast Twitter digest w/c 2018-03-23

I love the composition of this, and the timing. Half of a French glass pate stereoview, ca 1920s #MuseumOfShadows https://t.co/FAoMUASeQT -> RT @NMacdonald_LAC: “Hello world! The Finnish National Gallery opens up its collections” by @Europeanaeu https://t.co/1Jiw7JMTME -> Something of a … Continue reading

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Weekly @PhotosOfThePast Twitter digest w/c 2018-03-16

"Company of the 15th Sikhs headed by Lieutenant. Smyth, V. C., turning into their billets after being relieved from… https://t.co/RwSe5TPnYU -> RT @I_W_M: Today, on the centenary of the German Spring Offensive, IWM’s War Memorials Register launches over 1 million … Continue reading

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Weekly @PhotosOfThePast Twitter digest w/c 2018-03-09

Found on Flickr: Newberry High School girl's basketball team from State Library and Archives of Florida -… https://t.co/ing1pF7EbS -> Found on Flickr: Learning to drive – 1974 style (Explored #93) from Aussie~mobs – https://t.co/Ja8va2BEVD https://t.co/ZFlKWbDUE1 ->

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