1800s: Headless portraits Chris January 6, 2013 0-1899, People 3 CommentsFavourited 975 times Add to favourites 3 Responses Mary paquette January 6, 2013 This might have started with the murder of mr & mrs Borden, in Masssachusetts, hence the axe held in the picture of the two preteens outside of the New England house. I think Lizzie Borden was guilty! Do you? Reply barbara_moellmann January 6, 2013 How utterly gruesome! Reply Janel Draganjac March 22, 2014 These photos are amazing!! I Never thought in the 1800′s, that they would over think about doing these kinds of photos!! I think they’re Great!!! Reply Leave a Reply Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published. Name* Email* Website Comment Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.