Tag Archive: 1950s

24 Newly Discovered Pictures from 1950s Cypress Gardens

This collection of 24 – 6×6 B&W negatives, offers a nice glimpse into 1950s Cypress Gardens. Opened in 1936 by Dick Pope, Sr. and his wife Julie Downing Pope, Cypress Gardens may have… Continue reading

2 envelopes from Mid-Century Wisconsin

Batch #20130824 – MidCentury Wisconsin 2 Kodak Envelopes I got a nice little pack in the mail recently which contained two old Kodak developing envelopes, both full of old medium format negatives, about… Continue reading

Reading (and more) in Reading (and more.)

Batch #20130227 is a box of around 500 medium format B&W negatives plus some prints, color negs, 35mm, and photographic ephemera that seems to span from the 1930s through the 1960s I bought this… Continue reading

Magnificent Maryland Debs from the 1950s

Yes Beverly, it’s true. I DID acquire a huge batch of old negatives from a Baltimore area photo studio portraying some gorgeous & glamorous gals from the 1950s. Batch # 20130823 “Maryland Debs”  includes… Continue reading

Venice, Northern Italy & The Dolomites 1955 Photo Album

Batch #20130629 –   Venice, Northern Italy & The Dolomites 1955 Photo Album I couldn’t resist buying this great old photo album at my usual brocante shopping spot in Brussels last weekend. It is… Continue reading