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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...
... 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
PARIS, Nov. 7 (UPI) -- The oldest photograph to capture a human being from 1838 by Louis Daguerre has surfaced online.
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
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 kid in …Theme Parks
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
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 …Nintendo Wii
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 …
The character of “Rosie the Riveter”—as feminist symbol, World War II icon and mid-century heroine—is so ingrained in the American psyche that it’s sometimes difficult to remember that there was a time when Rosie didn’t, in fact, exist. In the early 1940s, though, as American women …Women's History
Women of steel: LIFE with female factory workers in World War II. http://ti.me/120QKOc | pic.twitter.com/kCZTnTim7V
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, …Posters
Revealed: how the spy agency used unwitting artists such as Pollock and de Kooning in a cultural Cold War
For decades in art circles it was either a …CIA
The long summer that led up to the last days of peace in Europe in 1914 gave little hint of the storm to come. After the assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand at Sarajevo on 28 June, however, and the ensuing mobilisation of German troops, Kaiser Wilhelm II engulfed defenceless Belgium, and the …War
“ 19th century medicine chest ‘time capsule’ from 1817 containing dozens of exotic potions goes on sale ”
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On April 22, 2013, the Century Chest, a time capsule that had been sealed for 100 years, was opened during …Oklahoma City
You can find almost anything at Brimfield, from sleek antiques to the weird and wacky. And while each field and booth is often quite different, I …Trends
Cambridge’s Puritan & Company is a restaurant that pays attention to detail. Whether it’s purslane from chef
Will Gilson’s family farm meticulously scattered on a plate, a swordfish belly that’s been cured for days on end for a melt-in-your-mouth seafood pastrami, or that imposing 1920s cast-iron …
Stepping into Two Sisters Antiques in West Medford is like a trip back in time, and a peak into a treasure chest.
Run by sisters Theresa and Linda Turino for 13 years in July, the store always has something new – well new to them at least.
“We meet people at the point where they are downsizing or …Antiques
Exclusive: LVMH Prize Semifinalists on Their Plans for the Future
What the art of levitation has to do with creative debt and the legacy of vintage graphic design.
Whether in the rites of religion, the science of reality, or the folklore of love, or the transcendence of art, or even the allure of early image manipulation, the hunger for magic has always …Art
The Giants may be struggling lately, but San Franciscans know that true fandom is worth the torture. In tribute to the time-honored summer tradition, …