1. Couple dancing at the Shalimar Club in Oakland, Calif.1981
Photograph by Michelle Vignes

    Couple dancing at the Shalimar Club in Oakland, Calif.
    1981

    Photograph by Michelle Vignes

     
  2. Power boat “Skip-A-Long” taking the lead during the 1950 Harmsworth RaceDetroit, Michigan1950
Photograph by Tony Spina/The Detroit Free Press
(2893/Tony Spina Collection/Walter P. Reuther Library/Wayne State University)

    Power boat “Skip-A-Long” taking the lead during the 1950 Harmsworth Race
    Detroit, Michigan
    1950

    Photograph by Tony Spina/The Detroit Free Press

    (2893/Tony Spina Collection/Walter P. Reuther Library/Wayne State University)

     
  3. Tornado damage on Harbor DriveMacomb County, Michigan1964
The storm caused 11 deaths and injured 224 people.
Photograph by Tony Spina/The Detroit Free Press
(1745/Tony Spina Collection/Walter P. Reuther Library/Wayne State University)

    Tornado damage on Harbor Drive
    Macomb County, Michigan
    1964

    The storm caused 11 deaths and injured 224 people.

    Photograph by Tony Spina/The Detroit Free Press

    (1745/Tony Spina Collection/Walter P. Reuther Library/Wayne State University)

     
  4. Interior of the last Detroit Street Railway (DSR) streetcarDetroit, Michigan1956
Photograph by Tony Spina/The Detroit Free Press
(2845/Tony Spina Collection/Walter P. Reuther Library/Wayne State University)

    Interior of the last Detroit Street Railway (DSR) streetcar
    Detroit, Michigan
    1956

    Photograph by Tony Spina/The Detroit Free Press

    (2845/Tony Spina Collection/Walter P. Reuther Library/Wayne State University)

     
  5. Ambassador BridgeDetroit, Michigan/Windsor, Ontario1962
Photograph by Tony Spina/The Detroit Free Press 
(2837/Tony Spina Collection/Walter P. Reuther Library/Wayne State University)

    Ambassador Bridge
    Detroit, Michigan/Windsor, Ontario
    1962

    Photograph by Tony Spina/The Detroit Free Press 

    (2837/Tony Spina Collection/Walter P. Reuther Library/Wayne State University)

     
  6. greeneyes55:

Paris 1948-54 
Yngve Johnson Tore

    greeneyes55:

    Paris 1948-54 

    Yngve Johnson Tore

     
  7. m3zzaluna:

big ben reflected on rain drenched parliament square, london, april 9, 1946
photo by keystone-france/gamma-keystone (via getty images)

    m3zzaluna:

    big ben reflected on rain drenched parliament square, london, april 9, 1946

    photo by keystone-france/gamma-keystone (via getty images)

     
  8. aspirethesenses:

Explosion, 1991

OP is off by about 45 years. This photo is from WWII, of a depth charge hitting its target. Photo shows the Coast Guard as they search for German U Boats.
Photo: LIFE

    aspirethesenses:

    Explosion, 1991

    OP is off by about 45 years. This photo is from WWII, of a depth charge hitting its target. Photo shows the Coast Guard as they search for German U Boats.

    Photo: LIFE

     
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    reblogged from: adanvc

    tags: black and white1950sParisvintageEdith Gerin


    adanvc:

Avenue des Gobelins, Paris, 1950.
by Edith Gerin

    adanvc:

    Avenue des Gobelins, Paris, 1950.

    by Edith Gerin

     
  10. alisonwynn:

Moon River: Manhattan from the Hudson River, 1946 by Andrea Feininger

    alisonwynn:

    Moon River: Manhattan from the Hudson River, 1946 by Andrea Feininger

     
  11. View of the Lower Manhattan skyline as seen from the roof of the Hotel BossertBrooklyn, NY1943 
Photo: Alfred Eisenstaedt/LIFE/Getty Images

    View of the Lower Manhattan skyline as seen from the roof of the Hotel Bossert
    Brooklyn, NY
    1943 

    Photo: Alfred Eisenstaedt/LIFE/Getty Images

     
  12. bygoneamericana:

Evening scene with the Chrysler Building. New York, 1955.
By Elliott Erwitt

    bygoneamericana:

    Evening scene with the Chrysler Building. New York, 1955.

    By Elliott Erwitt

     
  13. liquidnight:

Bernard Hoffman
A couple walking along the snow-covered road.
Maine, 1942
[From the Life  Photo Archive]

    liquidnight:

    Bernard Hoffman

    A couple walking along the snow-covered road.

    Maine, 1942

    [From the Life Photo Archive]

     
  14. 12 Views of Backyards in Paddington DistrictLondon1957
Photograph by Walker Evans 

    12 Views of Backyards in Paddington District
    London
    1957

    Photograph by Walker Evans 

     
  15. thedailyfeed:

    Thanks to a massive online database from the Department of Records, now you can peruse photos from 160 years of New York City history. Our Bryan Bedder set out to see how much has changed since the mid-1800s

    Always wanted to try this in London..