appendixjournal:

Constantine Rafinesque, a polymathic genius who annotated his travels across early America. The Smithsonian has digitized 393 field books from scientists between 1800 and 1950; read them here.
theantidote:

Édouard Manet’s ex libris for an 1875 French translation of Edgar Allan Poe’s ‘The Raven’ by Stéphane Mallarmé.
(via myimaginarybrooklyn: / cincylibrary:)
fuckyeahtattoos:

Skull & Dagger by Ben Rorke
Westside Tattoo, Brisbane, Australia
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Done by me! Ty Engler at Inksanity tattoo in Colorado springs, Co.
@tyengler_tattoos
newryder:

ShinMaywa US-2 - Japanese large STOL amphibious aircraft designed for air-sea rescue work.
-Ryder
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Tattoo by Vinnie D in North East PA at Dave’s Originals
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Balinese mask Jero Gede
Tattooed by Alex at Fearless Tattoo 
The Hague, Netherlands