Sailor Jerry

Norman Keith Collins, also known as Sailor Jerry, was born on January 14, 1911, in Reno, Nevada. He grew up in northern California were he hopped freight trains across the country and learned tattooing from a man named ‘Big Mike’, original using hand-pricking method. In the late 1920s, he met Tatts Thomas who taught him …

Zeus

Leader of the olympian Gods, Zeus was the God of the sky. He had over thrown his father, and he drew lots with his brothers Poseidon and Hades. He did this in order to decide who would succeed their father on the throne. Zeus won the draw, becoming father of all Olympian Gods and god …

The Black Death

The black death, also known as the bubonic plague, destroyed a higher proportion of population than any other event. The plague spread through the agency of fleas on dying rats, the bacteria in the disease stifled the vital organs of those who were infected. The symptoms caused swelling in the groin, armpits and necks, it …