Monthly Archives: September 2013

Old Photo of the Day – Teepees for Tourists

Nothing says you’ve traveled to Bardstown, Kentucky like having stayed in a cabin shaped like a giant teepee. This hilarious, and interesting photo was taken during the 1940s. Apparently these types of places still exist in certain locations across the … Continue reading

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Old Photo of the Day – Cathedral Square

A photo from 1890 of the Cathedral Square in Pisa, Italy. The photograph obtained color by a method known as Photochrom which could give color to black and white images. Source

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T. S. Eliot

“Only those who will risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go.” –T. S. Eliot, poet, dramatist, and literary critic, born September 26th, 1888

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Old Photo of the Day – Leaning Tower of Pisa

Leaning Tower of Pisa, located in Italy, from 1890. This photo was colored using a technique known as photochrom, having originally been a black and white image. Source

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Old Photo of the Day – Pompeii, Italy

Pompeii, Italy in 1890. This photo was colored using a technique known as photochrom, having originally been a black and white image. Source

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Old Photo of the Day – Airship

This funky looking airship appears as if it’s about to “set sail” for the open skies! Photo taken in Alaska in 1909. Source

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F. Scott Fitzgerald

“The test of a first-rate intelligence is the ability to hold two opposed ideas in mind at the same time and still retain the ability to function.” –F. Scott Fitzgerald, novelist, born September 24th, 1896 Happy Birthday!!

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