Lost Splendor

Past and present by an aspiring archivist and new Bostonian.
Posts tagged "1930s"

Sydney Harbor Bridge, 1932 via State Library of New South Wales

California: Travel by Train. 20th Century Travel Posters via Boston Public Library Flickr

Buttons and Bows: Portrait of Woman with Hands in Pockets, date unknown via Costică Acsinte Archive on Flickr

Merry Christmas: North Carolina, 1938 (by State Archives of North Carolina)

LIFE Magazine: Halloween, date unknown by Cole Phillips (via ondiraiduveau on Flickr)

Silver Screen Magazine: Marlene Dietrich, October, c. 1932 (via ondiraiduveaue on Flickr)


Zeppelin Above Empire State Building. New York City, 1930 (by Nationaal Archief)

Interwar Summertime (by UW Digital Collections)

Day at the Races: Brisbane, 1931 (by State Library of Queensland, Australia)

New York City in HD Color, 1939 (by UnknownWW2InColor)

This is pretty incredible

"Teenagers from Stephens College, Columbia, MO, on their yearly ‘grand tour’ of Wash., D. C., Annapolis & West Point." 1939 by Alfred Eisenstaedt (via LIFE)

Milan, 1930 ca (by Milan l’era inscì)

Milan, 1930

Cotton Tail, 1932 (via)

Easter Proposal by J.C Leyendecker, March 31st, 1934 (by Plum leaves)