63 Vintage Photographs of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania in the 1900s & 1910s

Pittsburgh is a city in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania in the United States and the county seat of Allegheny County. A population of 302,971 residents lives within the city limits as of the 2020 US Census, making it the 68th-largest city in the U.S. and the second-most populous city in Pennsylvania, behind Philadelphia. The PittsburghContinue reading “63 Vintage Photographs of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania in the 1900s & 1910s”

40 Vintage Photos of Women Wearing One-Piece Bathing Suits in the 1950s

Ladies of the 1950s sure knew how to make an entrance to the beach or at a tiki poolside party. For the early 1950s, despite the reaction to the 2-pieces swimsuit worn by Brigitte Bardot in Manina, the Girl in the Bikini in 1952, most women in the 1950s still wore one-piece suits. To increasingContinue reading “40 Vintage Photos of Women Wearing One-Piece Bathing Suits in the 1950s”

36 Stunning Autochrome Photographs of Switzerland From the 1920s

Switzerland, officially the Swiss Confederation, is a landlocked country at the confluence of Western, Central and Southern Europe. It is a federal republic composed of 26 cantons, with federal authorities based in Bern. Switzerland is bordered by Italy to the south, France to the west, Germany to the north and Austria and Liechtenstein to theContinue reading “36 Stunning Autochrome Photographs of Switzerland From the 1920s”

50 Stunning Photos of Actress & Model Marisa Berenson in the 1960s

Born 1947 in New York City, American actress and model Marisa Berenson came to prominence in the early 1960s as a fashion model — “I once was one of the highest paid models in the world”, she once told The New York Times. She was known as “The Queen of the Scene” for her frequentContinue reading “50 Stunning Photos of Actress & Model Marisa Berenson in the 1960s”

20 Wonderful Photographs Showing Everyday Life of the U.S. in 1942

The United States of America (U.S.A. or USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S. or US) or America, is a country primarily located in North America. It consists of 50 states, a federal district, five major unincorporated territories, 326 Indian reservations, and some minor possessions. At 3.8 million square miles (9.8 million square kilometers),Continue reading “20 Wonderful Photographs Showing Everyday Life of the U.S. in 1942”

49 Amazing Photos of New York City From Between the 1950s and 1980s

New York, often called New York City (NYC) to distinguish it from New York State, is the most populous city in the United States. With a 2020 population of 8,804,190 distributed over 300.46 square miles (778.2 km2), New York City is also the most densely populated major city in the United States. Located at theContinue reading “49 Amazing Photos of New York City From Between the 1950s and 1980s”

49 Amazing Vintage Photographs Showing Life in America’s Farming Communities During the Great Depression

The Great Depression was a severe worldwide economic depression that took place mostly during the 1930s, beginning in the United States. The timing of the Great Depression varied around the world; in most countries, it started in 1929 and lasted until the late 1930s. It was the longest, deepest, and most widespread depression of theContinue reading “49 Amazing Vintage Photographs Showing Life in America’s Farming Communities During the Great Depression”

44 Amazing Vintage Photos of Canadian Brides in the 1930s

Wedding photography has evolved since the invention of the camera, and weddings have become the mainstay of many professional studios and independent photographers. As early photos were taken in studio because of the bulk of the cameras and to provide better lighting options, the bride and groom made the trip to the studio to haveContinue reading “44 Amazing Vintage Photos of Canadian Brides in the 1930s”