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Posts tagged vintage

margofrag:

Detroit

Reblogged from gibsart

margofrag:

Detroit

(Source: magire)

maudelynn:

A little girl hangs three Siamese kittens on a  washing line in a garden in Croydon, London.  c.1931 

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maudelynn:

A little girl hangs three Siamese kittens on a washing line in a garden in Croydon, London. c.1931 

badideasophia:

Doisneau, cellist

Reblogged from broken-blossoms-deactivated2013

badideasophia:

Doisneau, cellist

schrumpfgermane:

Robin’s nest in a skull, 1932

Reblogged from schrumpfgermane

schrumpfgermane:

Robin’s nest in a skull, 1932

(Source: sutured-infection)


Jeune femme au narguilé. Tirage argentique d’époque. Circa 1920

Reblogged from 42piratas

Jeune femme au narguilé. Tirage argentique d’époque. Circa 1920

(Source: firsttimeuser)

blackandwtf:

Jan. 17, 1956
The original Los Angeles Times caption put it best:
The moment cement workers turned their  backs yesterday after laying new sidewalk at 4th St. and Grand Ave.,  where pigeons are accustomed to feed, the pigeons came back. Here’s  pictorial proof that a bunch of angry, parading pigeons can really stay  wheels of progress.
(via latimes)

Reblogged from blackandwtf

blackandwtf:

Jan. 17, 1956

The original Los Angeles Times caption put it best:

The moment cement workers turned their backs yesterday after laying new sidewalk at 4th St. and Grand Ave., where pigeons are accustomed to feed, the pigeons came back. Here’s pictorial proof that a bunch of angry, parading pigeons can really stay wheels of progress.

(via latimes)

(Source: Los Angeles Times)

retrogasm:

Yep… life is just one big Barrel of Fun…

Reblogged from formicarius

retrogasm:

Yep… life is just one big Barrel of Fun…

umfeijaopreto:


“Melpomene”, Landon Rives by Edward Steichen.

Reblogged from slightperceptualproblem

umfeijaopreto:

“Melpomene”, Landon Rives by Edward Steichen.

(Source: moonsago)

slightperceptualproblem:

Australian nurse with a kangaroo mascot by Australian War Memorial collection on Flickr.

Harefield, England. Taken during the First World War. An Australian nurse at No 1 Australian Auxiliary Hospital about to feed their pet kangaroo Jimony.

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slightperceptualproblem:

Australian nurse with a kangaroo mascot by Australian War Memorial collection on Flickr.

Harefield, England. Taken during the First World War. An Australian nurse at No 1 Australian Auxiliary Hospital about to feed their pet kangaroo Jimony.

blackandwtf:

1945
Russian soldiers sleeping with a puppy in Prague during World War 2.
(via Photo Tractatus)

Reblogged from blackandwtf

blackandwtf:

1945

Russian soldiers sleeping with a puppy in Prague during World War 2.

(via Photo Tractatus)

mirroir:

Dmitri Shostakovich
Round shape 3.

Reblogged from officineottiche

mirroir:

Dmitri Shostakovich

Round shape 3.

(Source: thesongoftheearth)

A study in awesomeness.

Reblogged from gettinchai

A study in awesomeness.

(Source: thizzics)

Reblogged from formicarius

(Source: boo-sem-ee)

chicagopubliclibrary:

Vintage Chicago Public Library Bookmobile
Check out the digital collection for more!
(h/t thelifeguardlibrarian for inspiring this post)

Reblogged from thevictiminmeisdead

chicagopubliclibrary:

Vintage Chicago Public Library Bookmobile

Check out the digital collection for more!

(h/t thelifeguardlibrarian for inspiring this post)

trialsandarchives:

Henri Giffard’s balloon being prepared for ascent, Tuileries, Paris, 1878 (by trialsanderrors)

Reblogged from trialsandarchives

trialsandarchives:

Henri Giffard’s balloon being prepared for ascent, Tuileries, Paris, 1878 (by trialsanderrors)