Lost Splendor

Past and present by an archives student and new Bostonian. @freifraufitz

New York City, 1935 via Wikimedia Commons, Public Domain
United Kingdom c. 1937 via Imgur
"Dutch national team sets off for World Cup finals in 1934" via Nationaal Archief  on Flickr Commons

Beneath the Rails: Views Below the New York City Subway by Berenice Abbott, New York City, c. 1935/36 via NYPL on Flickr Commons

"Pupils of Our Lady of Lourdes, Holy Faith school at Rosbercon, New Ross, Co." c. 1930 via National Library of Ireland on Flickr Commons
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)
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Zeppelin Above Empire State Building. New York City, 1930 (by Nationaal Archief)

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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