In 1800s Great Britain, opium was marketed under the name “Quietness” — for babies
Model wearing an evening gown for Queen magazine, 1951
Brigitte Bardot in ‘Les Grandes Manouvres’, 1955.
Paul Newman in New York City, 1955.
Fashion by Christian Dior, 1958
Concert poster featuring Otis Redding, Percy Sledge, Arthur Conley, The Manhattans, and The Bar Kays amongst others.
Marilyn Monroe at the St. Regis Hotel, New York, 1954.
Late Victorian mountaineers, including a lady fully dressed and corseted, cross a crevasse in the Alps, 1900 (from Getty Images’ book "Decades of the 20th Century—1900s" by Nick Yapp, scanned by WeirdVintage)
As someone who is in the middle of a Chicago winter right now, this invention looks pretty great! In 1948, Joe Steinlauf invented the “Ice Bike”, with protective mittens on the handles. I doubt it actually worked very well. (via)
Edwardian woman skiing in Northamptonshire, 1908, (from Getty Images’ book "Decades of the 20th Century—1900s" by Nick Yapp, scanned by WeirdVintage)
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