Time Capsules

By Ed Enochs | Remember that time...? A throwback to styles and tastes throughout the past decades... Whether its toys, clothes, television shows, cars, brand names, shoes, music (albums vs. cassettes), furniture, or video games, anything Retro, Vintage, or Classic I can find, I will try to publish in this magazine...

1950s Chase & Sanborn Coffee advertisement.

1950s Chase & Sanborn Coffee advertisement.

Bad Girls — pulp fiction artwork by James Alfred Meese, 1958

Bad Girls — pulp fiction artwork by James Alfred Meese, 1958

Elizabeth Taylor

Elizabeth Taylor

Suzy Parker, 1955

Suzy Parker, 1955

Jerry Lewis

Jerry Lewis

A record party for one, 1950s.

Marilyn Monroe in ‘The Seven Year Itch’, 1955.

Marilyn Monroe in ‘The Seven Year Itch’, 1955.

Elizabeth Taylor

Elizabeth Taylor

Propaganda art for WWII Victory Gardens

"Grow Vitamins At Your Kitchen Door"

Credit: Library of Congress

World War I

Credit: Library of Congress

"Our Food Is Fighting"

Credit: Northwestern …

Here’s What New Coke Tasted Like

Thirty years ago, Coca-Cola introduced what seemed like a fizzling new idea

It was, TIME declared, “like putting a miniskirt on the refurbished Statue of Liberty.”

Thirty years ago, on April 23, 1985, Coca-Cola announced that the company would take an unprecedented step in the ongoing cola wars: …

Coca-Cola

JFK: A Look Back

Fifty years ago, John Fitzgerald Kennedy was slain by a madman’s bullet. The assassination of the popular and debonair young president was unimaginable and plunged the United States into despair and paranoia. To this day, despite the findings of the Warren Commission, many people think that Lee …

Finishing touches. #911Museum http://t.co/oWPfl0JTRU

FDR outsmarts them all: Henry Ford, Joseph Kennedy, Charles Lindbergh and the American entrance into World War II

Fascism overseas or a third term? As FDR pondered that, he also had to outwit a nasty isolationist movement at home

Joseph P. Kennedy was not alone in thinking that if Roosevelt won a third term he would take Americans into war. In his opening election address, even vice presidential candidate Henry …

The Oldest Known Photographs of a U.S. President

... were actually not a big deal at all, according to the president who sat for them.

The first photograph of a sitting United States president was taken of William Henry Harrison on March 4, 1841. The new executive had just delivered his inaugural speech -- the outdoor address now most remembered …

U.S. Presidency

Possibly the oldest photograph of a human being surfaces online

Aileen Graef
PARIS, Nov. 7 (UPI) -- The oldest photograph to capture a human being from 1838 by Louis Daguerre has surfaced online.

La Dolce Vita: The Best Vintage Photos of Sophia Loren

Oscar winner/siren Sophia Loren remains the epitome of timeless beauty and elegance. Here, in honor of her 80th birthday, we rounded up our favorite vintage photos of the gorgeous Italian. Buon compleanno, Sophia!

Vintage

Allure of vintage theme parks

(CNN) — For Connor Hays, nothing said summer more than spending a day at Joyland Amusement Park.

Back in its prime, the Wichita, Kansas, theme park drew families with novelty rides, carnival food and live entertainment. Hays, now 25, says he visited Joyland at least twice each summer when he was a …

Vintage

Woman war worker in a woman's boarding house listening to a murder mystery on the radio. Author: Esther Bubley. Washington DC, January 1943. More of her photos: http://secondat.blogspot.com/2009/06/esther-bubley.html Worth seeing! #OldRadio #TubeRadio #radio #photo #photography #OldPhoto #Washington #USA

GameCube Controller Bundle Will Be Offered With Smash Bros.

Nintendo will release a Super Smash Bros. for Wii U bundle that includes the game, a GameCube Super Smash Bros. marked controller and a GameCube …

40 Outrageous Banned Album Sleeves

Albums

“An original ad for the theatrical release of #StarWars outside Grauman's Chinese Theatre in 1977.”

First Preview of @BulletsOverBway !!!! So excited; I feel like Princess Leia in this picture: http://t.co/OsubwulWNy

Top 10 Defining Moments of 1970s America

The first Winter #Olympics, held in Chamonix, France. 1924. - http://t.co/zMdiXAAzVN

Collection Spotlight: WWII United News Newsreels

Posted by Pam Velazquez on November 21, 2013 in Ancestry.com Site, Collections

During World War II, in the summer of 1942, the United States …

World War II

LIFE on Twitter

Women of steel: LIFE with female factory workers in World War II. http://ti.me/120QKOc | pic.twitter.com/kCZTnTim7V

'Your Country Needs You' - The myth about the First World War poster that 'never existed'

It is perhaps the best known and most enduring image of the First World War: the commanding, moustached face of Lord Kitchener, his accusing, pointing finger and the urgent slogan “Your country needs YOU”.

The picture is credited with encouraging millions of men to sign up to fight in the trenches, …

World History