Tag Archives: vintage photographs

Yosemite Park c. 1950s

A wonderful photograph to end the week, courtesy of the Shorpy archive of vintage photography. I highly recommend a visit. Have a wonderful weekend everyone.

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Vintage Basketball

Awesome photographs of female basketball teams from the early 1900’s.

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Adventures of the Blackgang

I’m not usually a fan of tumblrs but Adventures of the Blackgang is a splendid selection of ships, music, photos, art, tattoos, history, seamanship, martime and nautical wackiness. I suggest you take a look.  

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Vintage Awesomeness

I love this set of Kelsey’s vintage family photographs ranging from 1910-2010.

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Vintage Taxidermy

A great selection of vintage photographs documenting taxidermy at the Smithsonian that I found on modern nostalgic‘s lovely blog. Enjoy.

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Volumes of Vintage

If you are a fan of vintage photography go and check out Wolfgang Wiggers’ flickr photostream. There are a lot of photographs, so don’t say I didn’t warn you.

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Unexpected Tales

Unexpected Tales has a wonderful vintage flickr set called peculiar snapshots.

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Vintage French

When I saw these vintage photographs of French athletes on modern nostalgic’s blog I could not resist reposting. Isn’t the fellow with the curled moustache and striped top charming?

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Leon Levinstein

Leon Levinstein (1910-1988) was an American photographer know for his photographs of New York and its inhabitants. ‘Hipsters, Hustlers and Handball Players”, is an exhibition currently on show at the MET in New York that showcases his work between 1950 … Continue reading

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Vintage Beach Portraits

A celebration of vintage seaside portraits! Please click on the images for their source. I want to own that dress in the third picture. I’m such a sucker for peter pan collars.

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