The Highs and Lows of Fashion, circa 1910

S0me of the best things about the turn of the century are the lovely clothes and hats and jewelry. San Francisco held a fashion show in 1911 to showcase the upcoming spring fashions. Or check out these ads circa 1910 and 1913, respectively. I love the girl’s hair on the left, in the first ad!…

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The Wonders of Exposition Universelle, at the Turn of the Century

At the turn of the century, Paris hosted an Exposition Universelle, known to the rest of the world as the World’s fair of 1900. . Among the wonders introduced to mortals were the Crystal Palace, a building made entirely of iron and glass, the Hall of Machines, and the diesel engine.

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