40 Rare Historical Photos That Prove We've Always Been Weird

vintage everyday: Lady Florence Norman, a suffragette, on her motor-scooter in travelling to work at offices in London where she was a supervisor. The scooter was a birthday present from her husband, the journalist and Liberal politician Sir Henry Norman.

One of the first designs for an electric hair dryer. USA 1920s.[852x861] - Imgur

One of the first designs for an electric hair dryer. USA 1920s.[852x861]

All this woman wanted was dry hair and to experience the feeling her dog gets when he sticks his head out the car window.Although the blow dryer was invented by Alexander F. "Beau" Godfrey in a French salon in .

The Gernsback Isolator. Today, we know them as "earbuds" and they are particularly effective in combination with "cell phones."

1925 The Isolator is a bizarre helmet invented in 1925 that encourages focus and concentration by rendering the wearer deaf, piping them full of oxygen, and limiting their vision to a tiny horizontal slit. The Isolator was invented by Hugo Gernsback,.

Splendid photographs.

Amazing History Channel "Know Where You Stand" campaign by Seth Taras - Hindenburg at Lakehurst, New Jersey 1937 / D-Day at Normandy Beach 1944 / Berlin Wall at the Brandenburg Gate 1989 / Hitler at the Eiffel Tower, Paris 1940 / 2004

Kiss of Life  Rocco Morabito of Jacksonville Journal for his photograph, “The Kiss of Life”.  Spot News Photography 1968  Apprentice lineman J.D. Thompson is breathing life into the mouth of another apprentice lineman, Randall G. Champion, who hangs unconscious after receiving a jolt of high voltage electricity. Photographer Rocco Morabito was driving in Jacksonville on West 26th Street in July 1967 on another assignment when he documented the event.

The Kiss of Life by Rocco Morabito. This 1967 award-winning photo entitled "Kiss of Life" shows two power linemen, Randall Champion and J. Thompson, at the top of a utility pole.

Kathrine Switzer marathon. First woman to break the barrier & run in the Boston marathon. It took another 5 years before woman were allowed to run. 1967. These photos are when she was being attacked by an official.

LOOK: Women Weren't Allowed To Do This -- But She Did It Anyway

In Kathrine Switzer was the first woman to run the Boston marathon. After realizing that a woman was running, race organizer Jock Semple went after Switzer shouting, “Get the hell out of my race and give me those numbers.

Vintage selfie

The Selfie. Photograph by The Byron Company. In this capture from December the photographers of the Byron Company got together for a selfie on the roof of Marceau’s photography studio in New York City.

Female Pilot of the US Women's Air Force Service, 1943. The women who served as Women Airforce Service Pilots (WASP) flew military aircraft during non-combat missions throughout the United States' involvement in World War II.

“A pilot of the U. Women’s Air Force Service at Avenger Field, Texas, in by Peter Stackpole (via LIFE) Happy Women's History Month!

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Linda Lawson wearing the Atomic Bomb Crown in 1955. - Vegas

50 Surprising Photos From The Past That Show How Different Life Used To Be: The winner of the 1950 "Miss Atomic Bomb" Pageant

Leaping Horse while riding Sidesaddle and wearing a corset. That woman is amazing. Early 20th century

Leaping horse while riding side saddle and wearing a corset. That woman is amazing.

vintageeveryday:  Pig rider, ca. 1930s.

Farm Animal Sounds for Children! Real Animal Sounds Video for Kids! Learn real farm animal sounds and names with Old MacDonald! This funny farm animal .

In homes with usually only one room, the box-bed allowed some privacy and helped keep people warm during winter. It was the main furniture of rural houses in Brittany until the 20th century. by celia

In homes with usually only one room, the box-bed allowed some privacy and helped keep people warm during winter. It was the main furniture of rural houses in Brittany until the century. i think holland slept in similar 'bunk' box beds?

Annie get your gun...

Vatican Women& Rifle Team, disbanded Sister Juliette left the order to join the French Resistance.

Historic WTF

TYWKIWDBI ("Tai-Wiki-Widbee"): WWI German soldier wearing his night shirt, armed with a bayonet, standing in front of a latrine with. a cat on his head. Well all righty then. kitten soldier ww ii ww i

The Boob Washer - Here we got a strange gismo for women who for some reason incomprehensible for the rest of us wanted to wash their breasts without the inconvenience of washing the rest of the body.

The Boob Washer

The Boob Washer - Here we have a strange gizmo for women, who for some reason incomprehensible for the rest of us, wanted to wash their breasts without the inconvenience of washing the rest of the body.hahah the boob washer!

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