Monthly Archives: March 2015

William Lawrence Bragg – Underage High Achiever

Day 328 of Colourisation Project – March 31 Challenge: to publish daily a colourised photo that has some significance around the day of publication. In 2014 Malala Yousafzai created history when she was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for her … Continue reading

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Harold Cazneaux – Father of Modern Australian Photography

Day 327 of Colourisation Project – March 30 Challenge: to publish daily a colourised photo that has some significance around the day of publication. Eminent Australian photographer Max Dupain, acknowledged him as the “father of modern Australian photography.” In 1911, … Continue reading

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RIP – The Singing Nun

Day 326 of Colourisation Project – March 29 Challenge: to publish daily a colourised photo that has some significance around the day of publication. When police officers found the lifeless bodies of 52-year-old Jeanine Deckers and her lover, Annie Pecher … Continue reading

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Sergei Rachmaninoff ~ Russian Virtuoso

Day 325 of Colourisation Project – March 28 Challenge: to publish daily a colourised photo that has some significance around the day of publication. Best known for his dazzling virtuosity, Sergei Rachmaninoff was a legendary Russian composer and pianist, who … Continue reading

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The Ageless Gloria Swanson

Day 324 of Colourisation Project – March 27 Challenge: to publish daily a colourised photo that has some significance around the day of publication. Though they may not know much about her, most people will surely remember her for her … Continue reading

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Ida Bell Wells-Barnett: Suffragette and Human Rights Activist – a Steampunk Feminist Perspective

Originally posted on Cogpunk Steamscribe:
Ida Wells-Barnett was born to be a fighter against injustice. She was born a slave, but the Emancipation Proclamation freed her and her family while she was still just a baby. After the death of her parents…

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Robert Frost – American Bard

Day 323 of Colourisation Project – March 26 Challenge: to publish daily a colourised photo that has some significance around the day of publication. President John F. Kennedy said of him, “He has bequeathed his nation a body of imperishable … Continue reading

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