1893. American ‘Case’ steam tractor
Phil Roeder uploaded his fathers photos to Flickr, who served in the US Air Force in the 1950s. Photographs made in Okinawa, Hong Kong, Macau, Taiwan and the Philippines and show the region shortly after the war. Macao and Hong Kong are not yet part of China (UK and Portugal), Okinawa is ocuppied by Americans and […]
Watch this 1977 SEARS catalogue! Toys for kids. Selected 101 sites from whole 40 years old issue. Click to enlarge (be patient, sometimes takin’ for a while)! [envira-gallery id=”13512261″] source
1893. Man, probably Tempest Anderson’s (pioneer of vulcanology) team member standing in a spiracle on a lava plain in Iceland 1906. Italian village Boscotrecase destroyed by volcanic ash and lava during Vesuvius eruption 1924. Calvin Coolidge (right) 30th president of United States on his Vermont farm with his wife (left) and son John (middle) […]
I found a huge photobase on flickr of a british woman Cynthia Hilsden. There’s thousands of holiday and travel pictures in this goldmine. I bring you today some amazing images from 1980-s Yugoslavia. Yugoslavia wasn’t a classic East-block country over the iron curtain, however marshall Tito – leader of the multinationalist country – formed a strong […]
Shocking, surprising, interesting and rare images from past. Part 001 1881. A snow blockade in southern Minnesota. On March 29, 1881, snowdrifts in Minnesota were higher than locomotives 1901. Before Tinder. Remote part of Montana. Woodsmen post an advertisement The first military airplanes to be used by Latvia Swastikas not means nazism. It’s […]
Beautiful images from Langdon Clay, Cars: New York City 1974–1976 photobook for the lovers of american cars and the Big Apple.
Thomas Neergaard Krabbe (1861-1936), danish doctor, ornitologist and photographer spent eleven years in Greenland and almost all danish-lived towns and colonies photographed between 1889-1909. The danish ocuppied Greenland is now still danish with full autonomy. The life on the island in the turning of two centuries is more exciting than we can imagine! Click on images to […]
Baghdad wasn’t always a war zone… [envira-gallery id=”12064727″]
What if London looking like other big cities style? Editors of Harmsworth’s Magazine imagined that in 1899. How’s London looking like Venice or an american big city. Respect for “photoshop-less” editor. Pictures by R. Thiele.
Two pure genius of photography the russian Sergei Prokudin-Gorski and the french millionaire philantrophist Albert Kahn photographed Mongolia. Prokudin-Gorski photographed Russia and the russo-protectorant Mongolia, Kahn planned to document the whole known world’s countries in colour.