The southbound on-ramp to U.S. 101 in Corte Madera, California, in a Kodachrome slide shot through the back window of a '56 Rambler station wagon in January 1963. Rising up in the distance is Marin County's iconic symbol, Mount Tamalpais. Closer and to the left, Corte Madera's "Christmas Tree Hill.". To the right, Larkspur's Little and Big King Mountains.  Shorpy Historical Photo Archive :: On-Ramp: 1963 by holly
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holly The southbound on-ramp to U.S. 101 in Corte Madera, California, in a Kodachrome slide shot through the back window of a '56 Rambler station wagon in January 1963. Rising up in the distance is Marin County's iconic symbol, Mount Tamalpais. Closer and to the left, Corte Madera's "Christmas Tree Hill.". To the right, Larkspur's Little and Big King Mountains. Shorpy Historical Photo Archive :: On-Ramp: 1963
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June 1956. "Aspects of life in Southern California, including cars at drive-in restaurant, drive-in laundromat, drive-up bank, shopping center." (Next stop: the Pantorium.) Kodachrome by Maurice Terrell for the Look magazine assignment "Los Angeles: The Art of Living Bumper-to-Bumper."  Shorpy Historical Photo Archive :: Custom Royal: 1956 by graciela
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graciela June 1956. "Aspects of life in Southern California, including cars at drive-in restaurant, drive-in laundromat, drive-up bank, shopping center." (Next stop: the Pantorium.) Kodachrome by Maurice Terrell for the Look magazine assignment "Los Angeles: The Art of Living Bumper-to-Bumper." Shorpy Historical Photo Archive :: Custom Royal: 1956
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Detroit, Michigan, circa 1905. "Bridge in the woods, Belle Isle Park." | Shorpy Historical Photo Archive by kim
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kim Detroit, Michigan, circa 1905. "Bridge in the woods, Belle Isle Park." | Shorpy Historical Photo Archive
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Shorpy Historical Photo Archive :: mid- to late- 1930's in downtown Birmingham Alabama. by kathryn
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kathryn Shorpy Historical Photo Archive :: mid- to late- 1930's in downtown Birmingham Alabama.
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Shorpy Historical Photo Archive :: The New Chevrolet: 1957 by margie
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margie Shorpy Historical Photo Archive :: The New Chevrolet: 1957
The Beautiful People
Shorpy Historical Photo Archive :: A House on the Water: 1895 by margo
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margo Shorpy Historical Photo Archive :: A House on the Water: 1895
Lighthouses
Shorpy Historical Photo Archive :: I Am the Egg Girl: 1940 by margie
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margie Shorpy Historical Photo Archive :: I Am the Egg Girl: 1940
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U.S. Times Square on a rainy day.", NYC, March 1943 // Photo by John Vachon for the Office of War Information. Shorpy Historical Photo Archive ~Repinned Via Patsy Bocook by janell
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janell U.S. Times Square on a rainy day.", NYC, March 1943 // Photo by John Vachon for the Office of War Information. Shorpy Historical Photo Archive ~Repinned Via Patsy Bocook
Been There and Done That
Nashville: 1864 | Shorpy Historical Photo Archive by margie
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margie Nashville: 1864 | Shorpy Historical Photo Archive
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Shorpy Historical Photo Archive :: Satyricon: 1925 by That Long Hair Girl
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That Long Hair Girl Shorpy Historical Photo Archive :: Satyricon: 1925
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Shorpy Historical Photo Archive :: Drudge Report: 1943 by Gypsygirl68
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Gypsygirl68 Shorpy Historical Photo Archive :: Drudge Report: 1943
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Shorpy Historical Photo Archive :: Traffic-Stopper: 1924 by Eva0707
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Eva0707 Shorpy Historical Photo Archive :: Traffic-Stopper: 1924
Documentary
Shorpy Historical Photo Archive :: Marilyn: 1947 by margie
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margie Shorpy Historical Photo Archive :: Marilyn: 1947
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Shorpy Historical Photo Archive :: Iron Butterfly: 1943 by margie
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margie Shorpy Historical Photo Archive :: Iron Butterfly: 1943
The Beautiful People
Shorpy Historical Photo Archive :: Pop Kola: 1939 by margie
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margie Shorpy Historical Photo Archive :: Pop Kola: 1939
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Shorpy Historical Photo Archive :: Trunk Show: 1936 by margie
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margie Shorpy Historical Photo Archive :: Trunk Show: 1936
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Shorpy Historical Photo Archive :: Home Is Where the Tent Is: 1939. Photo by...Dorothea Lange. by kristy
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kristy Shorpy Historical Photo Archive :: Home Is Where the Tent Is: 1939. Photo by...Dorothea Lange.
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Construction of the New York Times building, 1904 (via Shorpy Historical Photo Archive) by bizz
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bizz Construction of the New York Times building, 1904 (via Shorpy Historical Photo Archive)
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Circa 1939. "Post Office in Convent, Louisiana." 35mm nitrate negative by John Vachon for the Farm Security Administration Shorpy Historical Photo Archive by kristy
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kristy Circa 1939. "Post Office in Convent, Louisiana." 35mm nitrate negative by John Vachon for the Farm Security Administration Shorpy Historical Photo Archive
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1960 Rambler American station wagon. by valerie
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valerie 1960 Rambler American station wagon.
I love living
Shorpy Historical Photo Archive :: Potatoes, Corn, Apples: 1917 by aurelia
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aurelia Shorpy Historical Photo Archive :: Potatoes, Corn, Apples: 1917
simple portraits
Shorpy Historical Photo Archive :: 1957. Getting cooled air piped into the car while enjoying a meal at a drive-in restaurant. Houston, Texas. by margie
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margie Shorpy Historical Photo Archive :: 1957. Getting cooled air piped into the car while enjoying a meal at a drive-in restaurant. Houston, Texas.
The Beautiful People
January 1939. "Housewife boiling clothes -- Chicot Farms, Arkansas." Note the primitive nature of this washer -- it doesn't even have a "simmer" setting. 35mm nitrate negative by Russell Lee, Farm Security Administration. Shorpy Historical Photo Archive :: Whirlpool: 1939 by kristy
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kristy January 1939. "Housewife boiling clothes -- Chicot Farms, Arkansas." Note the primitive nature of this washer -- it doesn't even have a "simmer" setting. 35mm nitrate negative by Russell Lee, Farm Security Administration. Shorpy Historical Photo Archive :: Whirlpool: 1939
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Shorpy Historical Photo Archive :: Abraham Lincoln (Colorized): 1865 by Lovelylovely
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Lovelylovely Shorpy Historical Photo Archive :: Abraham Lincoln (Colorized): 1865
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beautiful mountains in the distance by MyohoDane
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MyohoDane beautiful mountains in the distance
Waterscapes
1958 Rambler Cross Country Station Wagon by vicky
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vicky 1958 Rambler Cross Country Station Wagon
Vintage Cars
1952 Nash/Rambler Airflyte Station Wagon by earlene
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earlene 1952 Nash/Rambler Airflyte Station Wagon
1950s
January 1943. "Freight operations on the Indiana Harbor Belt railroad between Chicago and Hammond, Indiana. The train passes many interlocking towers on the way and the conductor watches them for any special messages." Medium-format negative by Jack Delano, Office of War Information. Shorpy Historical Photo Archive :: Harbor Belt: 1943 by rhonda
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rhonda January 1943. "Freight operations on the Indiana Harbor Belt railroad between Chicago and Hammond, Indiana. The train passes many interlocking towers on the way and the conductor watches them for any special messages." Medium-format negative by Jack Delano, Office of War Information. Shorpy Historical Photo Archive :: Harbor Belt: 1943
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Flatiron, c. 1905 (via Going Up: 1905 | Shorpy Historical Photo Archive) by alana
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alana Flatiron, c. 1905 (via Going Up: 1905 | Shorpy Historical Photo Archive)
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7. Aerial perspective works to capture a landscape as it would be seen in real life. As mountains get farther away, the light scatters and things appear hazy and blue. As seen in this piece of art, the mountains farthest away are blueish and less defined than the closer mountains, suggesting distance. by concepcion
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concepcion 7. Aerial perspective works to capture a landscape as it would be seen in real life. As mountains get farther away, the light scatters and things appear hazy and blue. As seen in this piece of art, the mountains farthest away are blueish and less defined than the closer mountains, suggesting distance.
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July 1936. "Negro women near Earle, Arkansas." Medium-format nitrate negative by Dorothea Lange for the Farm Security Administration. Shorpy Historical Photo Archive :: Near Earle: 1936 by kristy
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kristy July 1936. "Negro women near Earle, Arkansas." Medium-format nitrate negative by Dorothea Lange for the Farm Security Administration. Shorpy Historical Photo Archive :: Near Earle: 1936
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