A collection of splendid looking young chaps from the days of yore. My Daguerreotype Boyfriend brings you black-and-white public domain photographs of cute boys from way back when – many of whom are well known. I’ll bet you never knew Hermann Rorschach looked so much like Brad Pitt.
Les Darcy, champion middleweight Australian boxer and blacksmith.
Before he was a badass President, Teddy Roosevelt was a badass at Harvard.
Boxer Ching Hook in high-waisted pants with a fighting attitude, 1888.
If you’re not busy later, Orville Wright would like you to see his new flying machine.
Hermann Rorschach, c. 1910. This Swiss psychiatrist who developed the inkblot test that bears his name.
Gustave Dore would like to come over and see his engravings.(No, this wasn’t taken in Willamsburg last week)
The Russian playwright and physician.