Monthly Archives: June 2011

50 Inspiring Vintage Advertisements

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Last Call

Natalie Wood Susan Strasberg Angie Dickinson Simone Simon Mylene Demongeot Read more »

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Slave Children in New Orleans

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Eric Morley, the creator of Miss World

Eric Douglas Morley (26 September 1918 – 9 November 2000) was born in Holborn, London, England. He was the founder of the Miss World pageant. He was married to now head of the pageant Julia Morley from 1960. Eric Morley, … Continue reading

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Flatiron Building

The Flatiron Building, or Fuller Building, as it was originally called, is located at 175 Fifth Avenue in the borough of Manhattan, New York City and is considered to be a groundbreaking skyscraper. Upon completion in 1902 it was one … Continue reading

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Teddy Roosevelt, c1903

Theodore “Teddy” Roosevelt (October 27, 1858 – January 6, 1919) was the 26th President of the United States (1901–1909). He is noted for his energetic personality, range of interests and achievements, leadership of the Progressive Movement, and his “cowboy” image … Continue reading

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The Gooderham Building in the 1890s

The red-brick Gooderham Building is historic landmark of Toronto, Ontario, Canada located at 49 Wellington Street East. The Gooderham Building is the focal point of one of Toronto’s most iconic vistas: looking west down Front Street towards the building’s prominent … Continue reading

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