The 19th century politician scandalized prohibitionists with his D.C. hotel, which included a bar.
When the boutique Ivy hotel opened in June 2015 it created quite a buzz. After four years of planning and extensive renovations, the former 19th century mansion in the Mount Vernon neig... via JustLuxe.com
Sotheby?s 9 May 2014 19th Century European Art sale offers a comprehensive view of the category, featuring both iconic, well-known works and new discoveries by the biggest names of the genre including Courbet, Bouguereau, Corot and ...
A sinkhole that opened Tuesday on a busy Dublin, Ireland street may be related to a "long-rumoured" underground tunnel that politicians used to sneak into brothels and houses of ill repute in the 19th century. Read the rest
manybirdsfromthetreeoflife: Ry?ry?kyo Shinsai (Japanese, active ca. 1799–1823) New Moon; Nightingale on a Plum Branch, 19th century