design-is-fine:

Paul Renner, Futura Specimen Booklet, 1930s. Bauer Type Foundry, Inc. Via Lubalin Study Center

cvxn:

-William Hurtz (via FB)

cvxn:

-William Hurtz (via FB)

(via pictorialautobiography)

avatub:

WMAR-TV’s monthly newsletter, Television Topics, September 1969

avatub:

WMAR-TV’s monthly newsletter, Television Topics, September 1969

calumet412:

Merchandise Mart, 1931, Chicago. Charles Turzak

calumet412:

Merchandise Mart, 1931, Chicago. Charles Turzak

calumet412:

Oak and Rush, 1967, Chicago

calumet412:

Oak and Rush, 1967, Chicago

unidentified silent film, tinted, lost

orphanista:

George Willeman’s scan of frame from LIGHTS OF OLD BROADWAY (1925), a nitrate print belonging to actress Marion Davies. Distributed by Metro-Goldwyn (before there was a -Mayer). “Handschiegl coloring at its best!” says GW.

orphanista:

George Willeman’s scan of frame from LIGHTS OF OLD BROADWAY (1925), a nitrate print belonging to actress Marion Davies. Distributed by Metro-Goldwyn (before there was a -Mayer). “Handschiegl coloring at its best!” says GW.

Source.
natgeofound:

Women attend an archery class at the University of Texas, March 1928.Photograph by Clifton R. Adams, National Geographic

natgeofound:

Women attend an archery class at the University of Texas, March 1928.Photograph by Clifton R. Adams, National Geographic

"Who’s That Woman?" as performed at the first Boston tryout of Sondheim’s FOLLIES on February 20, 1971. Mary McCarty as Stella Deems, with the ladies of the Weissman Follies. The taps are the sound of the chorus boys in the basement being piped into the auditorium. The audience is clearly digging the whole thing.

Orchestration by Jonathan Tunick; dance arrangement by John Berkman. (The last part of the song was re-orchestrated before the Broadway opening.)

Three Kodachrome transparencies of Maxwell Street in Chicago c. 1955.

colortransparency:

Pontiac Commercial Shoot #1
Not sure what year this was taken.

1967 or 1968 (this is the ‘68 lineup.)

colortransparency:

Pontiac Commercial Shoot #1

Not sure what year this was taken.

1967 or 1968 (this is the ‘68 lineup.)

colortransparency:

State Street Looking South - Chicago, Illinois
May 1962

colortransparency:

State Street Looking South - Chicago, Illinois

May 1962

(Source: zestyblog)