Carl Van Vechten, Alice B. Toklas, 8 October 1949.
Source: Library of Congress

Carl Van Vechten, Alice B. Toklas, 8 October 1949.

Source: Library of Congress

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George Charles Beresford, Jacob Epstein, 1924.

George Charles Beresford, Jacob Epstein, 1924.

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Rudolf Nureyev at his defection from Soviet Union, 1961.

Rudolf Nureyev at his defection from Soviet Union, 1961.

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On the sofa: Princess Tatiana with her children Teymuraz and Nathalie Bagration-Mukhransky and Grand Duchess Elizaveta Mavrikievna. On the floor: Prince George and Princess Vera. Brussels, 1921.

On the sofa: Princess Tatiana with her children Teymuraz and Nathalie Bagration-Mukhransky and Grand Duchess Elizaveta Mavrikievna. On the floor: Prince George and Princess Vera. Brussels, 1921.

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Midway of Luna Park, Charleston, West Virginia, ca. 1914.

Midway of Luna Park, Charleston, West Virginia, ca. 1914.

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Night at Luna Park, Coney Island, New York, 1905.
Source: Library of Congress

Night at Luna Park, Coney Island, New York, 1905.

Source: Library of Congress

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Alfred John Tattersall,  Mau leaders and paramount chief Tupua Tamasese Lealofi III in front of the octagonal Mau office in Vaimoso village, near Apia, Samoa, 1929.

Alfred John Tattersall, Mau leaders and paramount chief Tupua Tamasese Lealofi III in front of the octagonal Mau office in Vaimoso village, near Apia, Samoa, 1929.

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James Salmon, View of Dean’s Canoe and Boat Works and other waterfront buildings,  Toronto, Ontario, Canada, 28 July 1911.
Source: City of Toronto Archives

James Salmon, View of Dean’s Canoe and Boat Works and other waterfront buildings, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, 28 July 1911.

Source: City of Toronto Archives

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Maria Callas with her mentor Elvira de Hidalgo, 1954.

Maria Callas with her mentor Elvira de Hidalgo, 1954.

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A canal in Venice, California, 1921.
Source: Los Angeles Public Library

A canal in Venice, California, 1921.

Source: Los Angeles Public Library

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