Category: vintage architecture

70′s Marshall Field’s promo photo, from Woodf…

70′s Marshall Field’s promo photo, from Woodfield Mall in Schaumburg, IL

(via: Pleasant Family Shopping)

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fuckyeahvintage-retro: Baskin Robbins- San Die…

fuckyeahvintage-retro:

Baskin Robbins- San Diego, 1965 (via)

archiveofaffinities:

archiveofaffinities:

James A. Kaufman & Associates, Owl Café, Albuquerque, New Mexico, 1986

midcenturymodernfreak: 1953-54 The Gary Coope…

midcenturymodernfreak:

1953-54 The Gary Cooper House | Architect: A. Quincy Jones | 200 Baroda Drive Los Angeles, CA 90077 | Color Photos: by Jason Schmidt

In 1998, David Bohnett, the founder of GeoCities purchased the home. He sold the property in 2010 for $15.5M to a prominent American art dealer.

Via: 1 | 2 | 3

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memoriastoica: San Francisco, California. Circ…

memoriastoica:

San Francisco, California.

Circa 1962.

huariqueje: Evening Crickets   –   Ryan Kapp A…

huariqueje:

Evening Crickets   –   Ryan Kapp

American b.1973-

6 color Screen Print

, 24 x 18 in.

oldshowbiz: the Astro Motel was a midcentury s…

oldshowbiz:

the Astro Motel was a midcentury space age chain with several locations around America. The few that remain today have mostly been absorbed by other companies and renamed. However, I did stumble across one that still has the original Astro Motel signs right next to the railway tracks in San Bernadino, California.

McDonald’s 4th location, Alhambra, California,…

McDonald’s 4th location, Alhambra, California, 1953.
Photographer: Charles Fish

From Googie: Fifties Coffee Shop Architecture, Alan Hess, Chronicle Books, 1985.