Behind the clock face of the Elizabeth Tower (a.k.a. the Clock Tower in London).  This is the tower at the Parliament building where Big Ben (the name of the bell) rings.  
(Photo ca. 1950)

Behind the clock face of the Elizabeth Tower (a.k.a. the Clock Tower in London).  This is the tower at the Parliament building where Big Ben (the name of the bell) rings.  

(Photo ca. 1950)

Source: Flickr / englishheritage

A short video of a vertical parking structure operating in Chicago (ca. 1932).

A woman waits while her crinoline (hoop dress) is assembled (ca. 1850’s-1860’s).

A woman waits while her crinoline (hoop dress) is assembled (ca. 1850’s-1860’s).

Source: reddit.com

The Beatles dressed in Elizabethan style clothing for Shakespeare’s 400th birthday in 1964.

The Beatles dressed in Elizabethan style clothing for Shakespeare’s 400th birthday in 1964.

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Temporary footpaths on the Manhattan Bridge (ca. 1907).

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Source: loc.gov

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The Middle School Dance, ca. 1950s via Reddit

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The Middle School Dance, ca. 1950s via Reddit

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Philadelphia, 1947 via Imgur

lostsplendor:

Philadelphia, 1947 via Imgur

Robin Williams and Todd Oppenheimer as mimes in New York in 1974. Robin Williams was not yet famous, and the photographer didn’t even realize he had photographed Williams until 35 years later.
Photo by Daniel Sorine

Robin Williams and Todd Oppenheimer as mimes in New York in 1974. Robin Williams was not yet famous, and the photographer didn’t even realize he had photographed Williams until 35 years later.

Photo by Daniel Sorine

Source: petapixel.com

Charging the battery of a Detroit Electic car in 1919.

Charging the battery of a Detroit Electic car in 1919.

Source: loc.gov

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