Posts tagged vintage
Ready to lose yourself in the past? The Dept. of Records has just released millions of previously unavailable images of the city dating all the way back to the mid-1800s.
This photo is of 172 Norfolk Street on the Lower East Side, circa 1983-1988. It’s now the Angel Orensanz Foundation.
Naomi Campbell heading up Marmont Lane towards the Chateau in 1992. Looks like somebody stocked up at the Liquor Locker!
In homage to Oktoberfest at The Standard
Oktoberfest has evolved from a horse race that commemorated a royal marriage to a 16-day beer-soaked celebration attended by six million people. But from the looks of these photos of Oktoberfest from back in the day, times haven’t changed all that much…
Is there anything more heartbreaking than seeing a legend peddle product in their later years? This might beat Orson Welles pushing wine…
(Thanks Washington Post)
We love the fact that somebody actually excavated extremely rare black and white photography and managed to assemble them into one list called “50 Unexplainable Black and White Photos”.
In the collection, we came across 2 children smokers. We assumed this was a modern day scandal because of that large child on Youtube in India. But apparently, kids have been lighting up since cameras were invented. Who would have thunk?
Take a look at all the other Unexplained Photos that are not smokers, but an assortment of oddities, little people, and sexy women in vague situations.