Showing posts tagged vintage photos.
x
Ask me anything   ----------------------------
I'm Karen.

east of east st. louis
and the wind is making speeches
and the rain sounds like a round of applause

vintage clothing. plaid. Gemütlichkeit. wool socks. christoph waltz. bbc radio 6. dorothy parker. scotland. cocktails. british sea power. ivy. tweed. very long reads. the scent of pipe tobacco. terriers. road trips. barbara stanwyck. fog.
not necessarily in that order.

my SmallEarthVintage clothing shop
my blog

How cute was my grandma?  I mean, seriously.  Edna Wamhoff Meyers, 1920s.  Love the props.

— 1 year ago with 6 notes
#vintage photos  #family photos  #my grandma  #1920s  #20s  #edna 
L, M, and N from R.G. Gledhill’s 1952 alphabet featuring his wire-haired terrier, Conga.
(via Life)

L, M, and N from R.G. Gledhill’s 1952 alphabet featuring his wire-haired terrier, Conga.

(via Life)

— 1 year ago with 8 notes
#vintage dogs  #vintage photos  #terrier  #1952  #1950s  #50s 
The family of Gottlieb Zahler, 1941.  See original post at Shorpy for more information.
(via Shorpy)

The family of Gottlieb Zahler, 1941.  See original post at Shorpy for more information.

(via Shorpy)

— 2 years ago with 3 notes
#vintage photos  #1940s  #40s  #1941  #family 
Indiana, 1939.  (more from my family photos)

Indiana, 1939.  (more from my family photos)

— 2 years ago with 46 notes
#old photos  #vintage photos  #1930s  #30s  #1939  #little girls  #vintage dresses 
Tommy Tucker, the adorable cross-dressing 1940s squirrel.
(via Life)

Tommy Tucker, the adorable cross-dressing 1940s squirrel.

(via Life)

— 2 years ago with 18 notes
#vintage photos  #1940s  #40s  #tommy tucker  #squirrel in clothing  #adorable 
My grandparents’ 1938 wedding.
(more vintage wedding photos on my blog)

My grandparents’ 1938 wedding.

(more vintage wedding photos on my blog)

— 3 years ago with 9 notes
#vintage photos  #wedding  #1938  #1930s  #30s 
From my family photos.  Unidentified woman in a great hat and striped dress.  1920s.

From my family photos.  Unidentified woman in a great hat and striped dress.  1920s.

— 3 years ago with 3 notes
#vintage photos  #vintage fashion  #dress  #1920s  #20s 
thevintagetraveler:

Late 1920s or early 30s young woman in pants.  I love her tomboy look.

thevintagetraveler:

Late 1920s or early 30s young woman in pants.  I love her tomboy look.

— 3 years ago with 23 notes
#1920s  #1930s  #vintage photos  #20s  #30s  #pants 
I don’t know who these people are—I found this amongst my family’s photos—but I love this.  Circa 1920s.

I don’t know who these people are—I found this amongst my family’s photos—but I love this.  Circa 1920s.

— 3 years ago with 89 notes
#vintage photos  #20s  #1920s  #young love  #romance 
Cool double exposure photo from my collection of family photos.  This one shows my grandmother (second from left) and my dad (far right) in a lake.  Circa 1950s.

Cool double exposure photo from my collection of family photos.  This one shows my grandmother (second from left) and my dad (far right) in a lake.  Circa 1950s.

— 3 years ago with 1 note
#vintage photos  #black and white  #double exposure  #lake 
My grandmother, Edna, in a fabulous plaid bathing suit, circa 1950s.

My grandmother, Edna, in a fabulous plaid bathing suit, circa 1950s.

— 3 years ago with 2 notes
#vintage photos  #1950s  #swimming  #plaid  #bathing suit  #swimsuit