The Great Fire of 1835 destroyed nearly 700 buildings.
Abortion was common during the 19th century.
Wealthy men turned the famous Paris Opera Ballet into a brothel.
Inside the unhappy reign of Sisi, Empress of Austria and Queen of Hungary.
Much like ghosting today, cutting was the ultimate 19th-century dis.
Boston marriage was an appealing alternative for women who didn’t want to depend on men.