illustration art from old ads - old Hollywood - old music - old fashions - vintage baseball - history - random ephemera
The all new Studebaker Champion Club sedan for 1940. Put $700 in your pocket before you hop into your time machine, and it’s yours.
Edwin Land, inventor of the technology that would eventually become Polaroid. From LIFE, 1947.
And thus were selfies born. (I beg your permission to note that he is not flexing, making duck lips, flashing faux gangster signs, or trying to look all hard.)
Times Square, 1959. Found in Leon Reed's encyclopedic Flickr stream.
For Veterans’ Day, I’m sharing this family photo of my aunt and uncle, circa 1944 or ‘45. Love and miss them both.