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Giacomo Puccini – Life Imitating Art

Originally posted on Random Phoughts:
Day 206 of Colourisation Project – November 29 Challenge: to publish daily a colourised photo that has some significance around the day of publication. If there is any doubt as to whether life imitates art,…

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Jean Genet ~ The Outcast Scribe

Day 343 of Colourisation Project – April 15 Challenge: to publish daily a colourised photo that has some significance around the day of publication.  “Excluded by my birth and tastes from the social order, I was not aware of its … Continue reading

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Simply Movita

Day 340 of Colourisation Project – April 12 Challenge: to publish daily a colourised photo that has some significance around the day of publication. When Movita Castaneda died on February 12, 2015, just three months ago, she was the last … 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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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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Félix Nadar – Pioneering Visual Biographer

Day 320 of Colourisation Project – March 23 Challenge: to publish daily a colourised photo that has some significance around the day of publication. What do Sarah Bernhardt, Alexandre Dumas (pere), Alexandre Dumas (fils), George Sand, Franz Liszt, Édouard Manet, Hector … Continue reading

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Quintessentially Donna Reed

Day 265 of Colourisation Project – January 27 Challenge: to publish daily a colourised photo that has some significance around the day of publication. Although she presented a squeaky-clean on-screen image of the archetypal 1950’s housewife and mother, Donna Belle Mullenger … Continue reading

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