Thursday, April 25, 2013

Mailed From the Indian Territories

Postcard mailed from Bristow, Indian Territories, now Bristow, Oklahoma, postmarked April 15, 1907.  Illustrator and publisher unknown.  From my collection.

Confederate Helicopter

Model of a steam powered helicopter designed for the Confederate States of America Army, 1862-1863,  by William C. Powers, American/Confederate.

The Academy Theater

The Academy Theater, Inglewood, California, 1939, designed by S, Charles Lee, born Simeon Charles Levi, American, 1899-1990.  Photograph, 1940, by Julius Shulman, American, 1910-2009.

Thursday, April 18, 2013

Portrait of Johan Hagemeyer

Portrait of Johan Hagemeyer, 1920, by Edward Weston, American, 1886-1958.  Johan Hagemeyer, American, born Netherlands, horticulturalist, vegetarian, photographer, 1884-1962.

Pop Advertising, San Francisco

Pop Advertising, San Francisco, 1939, by John Gutmann, American, born Germany, 1905-1998.

Moonlight Cove

Moonlight Cove, early to mid 1880's, by Albert Pinkham Ryder, American. Oil on canvas.

Sunday, April 14, 2013

QSL, Lakeland, Florida

QSL card, dated May 13, 1964.  From my collection.

Polaroid SX-70

The Polaroid SX-70 instant camera , in production 1972-2006.  Opened and closed configurations.

Saturday, April 6, 2013

Collateral Damage

Vietnamese child born with deformities brought on by exposure to Agent Orange, 2000, by Philip Jones Griffiths, Welsh, 1936-2008.

Saigon 1968

The execution of Nguyen Lem by General Nguyen Ngoc Loan, 1968, by Eddie Adams, American, 1933-2004.