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found photos

  • Miss Moss: Vintage Weddings
    Vintage

    Nuptial Nostalgia

    you can probably tell by my extensive vintage archives that i love looking at old photos. if i visit someone’s home, even if they’re a complete stranger, and i find an old…

  • Vintage photographs by Global Pillage on Miss Moss
    Vintage

    Global Pillage

    i bet the people who took photos decades ago never thought their every day snaps would wind up on some “blog” being pored over by random strangers from the future. i wonder if…

  • Miss Moss: Unknown Summer
    Vintage

    Unknown Summer

    i found these images while trawling around the LIFE archives, with no explanation as to who took them, when, or where. i’m guessing this was sometime in the twenties or thirties? and…

  • People of Cape Town
    Vintage

    Humans of Cape Town

    today i was preparing to do a follow up to my Bygone Cape Town post from a few years back (be sure to check it out) when i went down a rabbit hole and…

  • Circus Girls, 1949
    Vintage

    Circus Girls

    looking through these photos made me realise that you have to be damn tough to be a Circus Girl. these were taken in 1949 by Nina Leen for LIFE.…

  • LIFE visits Arrowhead Springs, 1948.
    Vintage

    LIFE visits Arrowhead Springs

    i haven’t delved into the vast LIFE magazine archives in a while, so it was a pleasure to discover this amusing article showing “six healthy girls” from a Hollywood modeling agency visiting Arrowhead Springs…

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    Colby College Mountain Day

    one thing i can never resist when i am visiting someone’s home, even if it’s a stranger, is to flip through any photo albums that might be lying around. usually they’re of…

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    Vintage

    1890 Spindrift Drive

    i was digging around in the Life Magazine archives (as i often do) when i came across these photos of a beautiful modern beach house in the La Jolla shores area of…

  • Vintage

    Super Duper Bomba

    when i’m feeling low all it takes is a quick browse of superbomba’s legendary collection to perk the spirits.…

  • Vintage

    More Moxette

    there have been many great additions to Moxette’s vintage photos since the last time i shared her wonderful collection…

  • Vintage

    the dead photog project

    i think it goes without saying how much i love the dead photographers project… Deadphotographers is a forever expanding collection of images which explore the relationship of photography and our changing time…