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Diary From 1957 Found In Thrift Store Shows What A Housewife’s Life Was Like Back Then

Diary From 1957 Found In Thrift Store Shows What A Housewife’s Life Was Like Back Then

Thrift stores are treasure troves, and this TikToker ran into an oddity there—a 1950s diary of a housewife from Oklahoma detailing the things she did every day. And they dedicated an entire TikTok channel to explore it.

Thrift stores are treasure troves, and this TikToker ran into an oddity there—a 1950s diary of a housewife from Oklahoma detailing the things she did every day. And they dedicated an...

A School Found A Purse That Was Lost Back In The 50s, And It’s Like A Time Capsule For People Of The Generation

A School Found A Purse That Was Lost Back In The 50s, And It’s Like A Time Capsule For People Of The Generation

Last spring someone at the North Canton Middle school stumbled upon an impressive artifact. Crammed in the corner of the wall next to a locker, there was a small red purse covered in dust and spiderwebs. Upon closer inspection, the lucky...

Last spring someone at the North Canton Middle school stumbled upon an impressive artifact. Crammed in the corner of the wall next to a locker, there was a small red purse...

I Bought A 1929 Camera At Second-Hand Store And It Had An Undeveloped Film Inside…

I Bought A 1929 Camera At Second-Hand Store And It Had An Undeveloped Film Inside…

I recently purchased an original Zeiss Ikon 520/2 - a folding medium-format camera - from a second-hand store. To my surprise, it was holding a roll of film with the word "EXPOSÉ" on it. I found out the camera was built...

I recently purchased an original Zeiss Ikon 520/2 - a folding medium-format camera - from a second-hand store. To my surprise, it was holding a roll of film with the word...

Bullet Bras Were All The Rage In The 1940s And 1950s, And These 98 Pics Will Poke Your Eyes

Bullet Bras Were All The Rage In The 1940s And 1950s, And These 98 Pics Will Poke Your Eyes

You don’t see many bullet bras these days but they were very popular during the 1940s and 1950s. They were made famous by the sweater girls (various Hollywood actresses who adopted the fashion of wearing tight sweaters over a cone or...

You don’t see many bullet bras these days but they were very popular during the 1940s and 1950s. They were made famous by the sweater girls (various Hollywood actresses who adopted...

These Iconic ‘Cats Of London’ Give Us A Glimpse Into The 1950s

These Iconic ‘Cats Of London’ Give Us A Glimpse Into The 1950s

Thurston Hopkins, one of Britain’s greatest photojournalists, created brilliant works of art throughout his 101 years of life, but it was 1951 Cats of London that gave him recognition as a very talented and unique photographer. Nowadays the depth and the...

Thurston Hopkins, one of Britain’s greatest photojournalists, created brilliant works of art throughout his 101 years of life, but it was 1951 Cats of London that gave him recognition as a...

This 1956 Kitchen Hasn’t Been Touched For 50 Years

This 1956 Kitchen Hasn’t Been Touched For 50 Years

In a strange and unexpected discovery, furniture designer and creator Nathan Chandler found and bought a home that had remained sealed since 1956, keeping its mid-century American interior perfectly intact. Though the house has recently been sold, the retro interior design...

In a strange and unexpected discovery, furniture designer and creator Nathan Chandler found and bought a home that had remained sealed since 1956, keeping its mid-century American interior perfectly intact. Though...

Satirical Illustrations Of Today’s Problems Drawn In The Style Of The 50s

Satirical Illustrations Of Today’s Problems Drawn In The Style Of The 50s

John Holcroft is a well-known British illustrator who has worked for BBC, Reader's Digest, The Guardian and the Financial Times, among others. However, what makes him famous are not his employers, but the brilliant satire reflected in his illustrations and the...

John Holcroft is a well-known British illustrator who has worked for BBC, Reader's Digest, The Guardian and the Financial Times, among others. However, what makes him famous are not his employers,...

In 1947, Ten Comic Strip Artists Were Asked To Draw Their Characters Blindfolded

In 1947, Ten Comic Strip Artists Were Asked To Draw Their Characters Blindfolded

A comic strip artist will end up drawing the same characters so many thousands of times, that you'd figure they could draw them with their eyes closed. But could they really? In 1947, Life magazine decided to find out by challenging...

A comic strip artist will end up drawing the same characters so many thousands of times, that you'd figure they could draw them with their eyes closed. But could they really?...

1950s Hong Kong Captured In Street Photography By Fan Ho

1950s Hong Kong Captured In Street Photography By Fan Ho

Critically acclaimed Chinese photographer Fan Ho spent the 1950s and 60s taking gritty and darkly beautiful photos of street life in Hong Kong. His photographs, to be published in his new book “Fan Ho:A Hong Kong Memoir,” reach back through time...

Critically acclaimed Chinese photographer Fan Ho spent the 1950s and 60s taking gritty and darkly beautiful photos of street life in Hong Kong. His photographs, to be published in his new...

The Nearly Lost 1950s Street Photos of NYC And Chicago by Vivian Maier Were Discovered Only After Her Death

The Nearly Lost 1950s Street Photos of NYC And Chicago by Vivian Maier Were Discovered Only After Her Death

Vivian Maier, an excellent New York street photographer who took thousand of photos in the 1950s and 60s, was left woefully unacknowledged during her time. It was only in 2011, two years after her death, that her photos were recognized for...

Vivian Maier, an excellent New York street photographer who took thousand of photos in the 1950s and 60s, was left woefully unacknowledged during her time. It was only in 2011, two...