weirdvintage:

Everyone on the home front in the UK had to get used to wearing their gas mask, though they were seldom actually needed.  1940s. (Scanned by WeirdVintage from Getty Images’ Decades of the 20th Century: 1940s by Nick Yapp)

weirdvintage:

Everyone on the home front in the UK had to get used to wearing their gas mask, though they were seldom actually needed.  1940s. (Scanned by WeirdVintage from Getty Images’ Decades of the 20th Century: 1940s by Nick Yapp)

tuesday-johnson:

ca. 1880s-90s, [cabinet card, portrait of a young man posed confidently with his toboggan], Hartley
via Capitol Gallery, Cabinet Cards

tuesday-johnson:

ca. 1880s-90s, [cabinet card, portrait of a young man posed confidently with his toboggan], Hartley

via Capitol Gallery, Cabinet Cards

tuesday-johnson:

ca. 1860s-90s, [tintype portrait of two men posed with a tiny puppy]
via Capitol Gallery, Ambrotypes & Tintypes

tuesday-johnson:

ca. 1860s-90s, [tintype portrait of two men posed with a tiny puppy]

via Capitol Gallery, Ambrotypes & Tintypes

desaparecidos:

1959, a Greaser works on his car in Brooklyn. 

desaparecidos:

1959, a Greaser works on his car in Brooklyn. 

greypoppies:

London girls wearing pedal pushers, ca. late 1950s.

greypoppies:

London girls wearing pedal pushers, ca. late 1950s.


Women’s liberation demonstration in New York, New York, 1970 (via)

Women’s liberation demonstration in New York, New York, 1970 (via)

tuesday-johnson:

ca. 1860s, [hand tinted ambrotype portrait of a young man sporting a provocative hairstyle]
via Capitol Gallery, Ambrotypes & Tintypes

tuesday-johnson:

ca. 1860s, [hand tinted ambrotype portrait of a young man sporting a provocative hairstyle]

via Capitol Gallery, Ambrotypes & Tintypes

tuesday-johnson:

ca. 1860-70s, [carte de visite portrait of two men with their hands at their hips; the gent on the left, a furrow at his brow]
via Cowan’s Auctions

tuesday-johnson:

ca. 1860-70s, [carte de visite portrait of two men with their hands at their hips; the gent on the left, a furrow at his brow]

via Cowan’s Auctions

tuesday-johnson:

ca. 1870s-1900s, [cabinet card portrait of ballet dancer Isolina Torri], Tomlinson
via the New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Jerome Robbins Dance Division, Treasures of the American Performing Arts 1875-1923 

darksilenceinsuburbia:

Old Japan from The Metropolitan Museum of Arts

1. Street Minstrel in Gose by Shinichi Suzuki | 1870s

2. Album of 226 albumen silver prints of Japan by Kusakabe Kimbei | 1860s–90s

3. Samurai in Yokohama by Felice Beato | 1864–65

4. Actor in Samurai Armor by Shinichi Suzuki | 1870s

5. Newsman by Shinichi Suzuki | 1870s

6. A Japanese Woman and a Japanese Boy in Traditional Dress by Shinichi Suzuki | 1870s

7. Japanese Embassy, Navy Yard, Washington, DC by Mathew B. Brady | 1860