mad-men-60:

1968/69

Subject: Prefabricated portions of the towers exterior “sleeve” construction with Kangaroo Crane at the World Trade Center.

Architect: Minoru Yamasaki + Emery Roth & Sons

Engineers: Worthington, Skilling, Helle & Jackson,Leslie E. Robertson Associates

Location: Manhattan, New York City, New York, USA

Note: Empire State Building in background

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nevver:

Brussels
nevver:

Brussels
nevver:

Brussels
nevver:

Brussels

historicaltimes:

Terry Fox runs in his blood stained shorts, during his Marathon of Hope run across Canada in July 1980. He ran a marathon a day for 143 days until he died.

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design-is-fine:

Adolf Menzel, Standing Suits of Armour, 1866. Gouache and pencil on brown paper. Painted in the Berlin Palace. Stehende Rüstungen (aus der Folge der Rüstkammer-Phantasien). Autumn Auction Villa Grisebach.

For the first time, an artwork once belonging to Adele Pächter is being restituted to her heirs. The Albertina in Vienna is giving back Adolph Menzel’s fierce study of suits of armor. Read more here.

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kahuna68:

nickdrake:

Buddy Holly.

This guy doesn’t want to hear it and good going cause you’ve depressed Buddy Holly too!

I think that’s Paul Anka.

vintagegal:

Model poses and the finished paintings of Gil Elvgren vintagegal:

Model poses and the finished paintings of Gil Elvgren vintagegal:

Model poses and the finished paintings of Gil Elvgren vintagegal:

Model poses and the finished paintings of Gil Elvgren vintagegal:

Model poses and the finished paintings of Gil Elvgren vintagegal:

Model poses and the finished paintings of Gil Elvgren vintagegal:

Model poses and the finished paintings of Gil Elvgren vintagegal:

Model poses and the finished paintings of Gil Elvgren vintagegal:

Model poses and the finished paintings of Gil Elvgren

vintagegal:

Model poses and the finished paintings of Gil Elvgren

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