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Two White Storks graciously mating in Marrakech, Morocco, January, 2014.

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Eleanor Roosevelt holding a print in Spanish of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, November, 1949.

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Noam Chomsky speaking at the World Social Forum,  Marcello Casal Jr./ABr, Porto Alegre, Brazil, January 2003.

Great film director Sergio Leone on the set of C’era una volta in America (Once upon a time in America), New York City, USA, 1982-1983.

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Philippine tarsiers (Tarsius syrichta, L. 1758) climbing a tree.

The siege of Constantinople which ended on this day in 1453 (according to the Julian calendar), Bertrandon de la Broquière, in Voyages d’Outremer, Lille, Kingdom of France, 1455.

image British Royal Flying Corps Sopwith Camel plane, c. 1914-1916.

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Italian composer Nino Rota (1911-1979) as a young boy at the piano, Paris (?), France, 1923.

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ÆNEAS fleeing from Troy carrying his father ANCHISES and leading his son ASCANIVS. The sculpture still has some visible polychromy, Pompei, Roman Empire, 1st century CE.

Postage stamp honoring Henry David Thoreau, U.S.A., 1967.

Postage stamp honoring Henry David Thoreau, U.S.A., 1967.

Portrait of philosopher Arthur Schopenhauer at the age of 58,  daguerreotype, Frankfurt am Main, German Confederation, 1848.

Portrait of philosopher Arthur Schopenhauer at the age of 58,  daguerreotype, Frankfurt am Main, German Confederation, 1848.

Portrait of Scottish poet Robert Burns, Alexander Nasmyth, Edinburgh, Scotland, 1787.
Happy Burns Supper to all Scots, specially to my friends Robert and Anne!

Portrait of Scottish poet Robert Burns, Alexander Nasmyth, Edinburgh, Scotland, 1787.

Happy Burns Supper to all Scots, specially to my friends Robert and Anne!

Lateral view of the Metzig, Butchers Guild’s (Metzger) renaissance headquarters. Meetings were held in the first floor and administrative and bureaucratic matters on the top floor. Butchers’ shops occupied the ground floor. Nowadays it is a restaurant and a tourism office, Molsheim, Holy Roman Empire, 1525-1583.

Dedicated to Sirnot.

Lateral view of the Metzig, Butchers Guild’s (Metzger) renaissance headquarters. Meetings were held in the first floor and administrative and bureaucratic matters on the top floor. Butchers’ shops occupied the ground floor. Nowadays it is a restaurant and a tourism office, Molsheim, Holy Roman Empire, 1525-1583.


Dedicated to Sirnot.

Denis Thatcher, husband of UK Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher, greets US First Lady Nancy Reagan, at No.10 Downing Street, London, England, 1988.

Denis Thatcher, husband of UK Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher, greets US First Lady Nancy Reagan, at No.10 Downing Street, London, England, 1988.

Cartoon showing Baby New Year 1905 chasing old 1904 into the History book, John T. McCutcheon, “The Mysterious Stranger and Other Cartoons by John T. McCutcheon”, New York, McClure, Phillips & Co., USA, 1905.
Wikipedia Treasures returns on the first week of January, 2013.

Cartoon showing Baby New Year 1905 chasing old 1904 into the History book, John T. McCutcheon, “The Mysterious Stranger and Other Cartoons by John T. McCutcheon”, New York, McClure, Phillips & Co., USA, 1905.

Wikipedia Treasures returns on the first week of January, 2013.