The Tower of Faces (the Yaffa Eliach Shtetl Collection) in the Permanent Exhibition at the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum.
The Mad Hatter has a basis in real history. In the 18th and 19th centuries, mercury was used to treat felt used in the production of hats in England. Workers in hat factories were exposed to toxic levels of the heavy metal and often led to the onset of dementia.
The Frank family: Otto, Anne, Edith and Margot.
“A three second exposure meant that subjects had to stand very still to avoid being blurred, and holding a smile for that period was tricky. As a result, we have a tendency to see our Victorian ancestors as even more formal and stern than they might have been.”
*Late 1930's - German, Austrian and Czechoslovakian children of Jewish descent were permitted to leave their countries and families on the Kindertransport; a train bound for Britain. These children ranged in age from infant to 17 and were placed with families in Britain. Many never saw their parents again.
The head of lady liberty on show in Paris at the exposition universelle 1900
Japan Folk Crafts Museum
Petra, Jordan I have seen and read some amazing things about Petra. Maybe one day...