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1900’s Postcards Capture Women’s Culture And Fashion From All Across The World

In the 21st century, everybody takes cultural and fashion influences from the mass media and social networking from people all over the world. But in the 1900’s, female fashion was isolated to the area you lived in and every country had a much more unique sense of identity and culture.

These postcards dated between 1900-1910 of women across the globe perfectly capture the variety of female cultures and ideas behind beauty. Take a look at these photos and see how fashion and many aspects of female culture have changed dramatically across the years. Stretching from music and opera halls of the western world to the remote mountains of the Philippines and back, these images give a wonderful insight into amazingly different ways of life for women across the globe.

Japanese female warrior

1900's Postcards Capture Women From All Across The world
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Luzon female from The Philippines

1900's Postcards Capture Women From All Across The world
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Gypsy girl playing a mandolin

1900's Postcards Capture Women From All Across The world
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Russian Prima ballerina, Anna Pavlovna

1900's Postcards Capture Women From All Across The world
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Berberian girl

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English actor and singer, Lily Elsie

1900's Postcards Capture Women From All Across The world
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Two Algerian sisters

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Queen Mary of Romania

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A young Vietnamese female carrying a sword

1900's Postcards Capture Women From All Across The world
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Princess Viktoria Luise Von Preußen

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An unknown young Gypsy girl

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For over fourty years, Vesta Tilley was a star of the English music hall circuit

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1920’s Philippine sisters

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Makarova, a Russian opera singer

1900's Postcards Capture Women From All Across The world
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A traditional Geisha girl

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James Moore
A little bit obsessed with all things film and and tennis. You can catch me binging on films and writing furiously about them, or darting around the court like a mad man.

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