Lost Splendor

Past and present by an archives student and new Bostonian. @freifraufitz

“Second Lieutenant F C Aulagnier, 7 Battalion, Essex Regiment, attached Rifle Brigade.” ca. WWI via Faces of the First World War via IWM Collections on Flickr Commons
Lewis Carroll, “Charles Lutwidge Dodgson”, 1875. (by National Media Museum)
Gloria Swanson, ca. 1920s via mattsko.wordpress.com
Mia Slavenska, undated via croatia.org
Buttons and Bows: Portrait of Woman with Hands in Pockets, date unknown via Costică Acsinte Archive on Flickr
Princess Marie Bonaparte of Greece, 1882-1962 via (gogm)

Floral Portrait: Tallahassee, Florida 1895-1910 (by State Library and Archives of Florida)

Interwar Summertime (by UW Digital Collections)
Self Portrait with Camera by Walter Bentley Woodbury, 1887 (by National Media Museum)

"Minnie Tittell Brune as the Duke of Reichstadt in Edmond Rostand’s play "L’Aiglon". Sydney [1904-1908]" (by State Library of New South Wales collection)
Perfect execution of Wistful Expression Cravat Combo
Studio Portrait of Couple from Parisian Studio, France, date unknown. (via Poppies Pressed)
"Studio Portrait of Two Soldiers, France, Estimated Date: 1914/1918." (via Poppies Pressed)
Odorico Von Susani, Austria c. 1918 (by spadon75)
Evelyn Nesbit via Historical Ziegfeld 

Evelyn Nesbit via Historical Ziegfeld 

Floral Wreath: Budapest, 1900s (by ggaabboo)