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13 Hardly Seen Images of People Doing Surprisingly Modern Things a Century Ago


Old photos from the 1890s and early 1900s might make you think everyone was stuffy and stiff and, well, backward. But check out these rare Victorian and post-turn-of-the-century images, and you might be proven wrong.

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