Posts Tagged ‘vintage’
“This flickr site is my way to share images that are rare or special in some way for the fans of Star Trek TOS – most of the images are digital scans and restorations from film frames I possess, some are my restored digital images from photos or film clips I have borrowed from others.”
Another Science Fiction ist der Titel von Megan Prelingers neuem Buch mit Anzeigen aus der Ära des großen Weltraumrennens.
Prelinger in dem NY Times Feature über das Buch:
These images suggest that the furthest reach of what humankind hoped to find in space was in fact the very essence of infinity.
1905 fotografierte Albert Hanson seine Abschlussklasse an der Menominie Highschool. Nicht wie sie waren, sondern was sie glaubten, hofften, oder fürchteten in den kommenden Jahrzehnten zu werden.
Dorothy M. Jesse was going to be a mathematician, and Fred Quilling a pharmacist. Alice M. Tilleson would be a prominent socialite, whose “eccentric ideas with reference to danger, force her to cling to that old fashioned vehicle, the automobile, instead of the new wheel-less aerial motor car.” William C. Klatt, a future physician, would operate on disembodied heads. And Hanson himself was destined for the hobo’s life.