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A picture blog dedicated to the art of vintage and historic photography.

I urge followers and re-bloggers to not only look, but to research and read the history of these photos and photographers. You will learn a lot from them.

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  1. legrandcirque:

A scorched and disheveled male mannequin clad in dark business suit standing in the desert with a female mannequin in the background, 7000 ft. from the 44th nuclear test explosion, a day after the blast, indicating that humans could be burnt but still alive. Photograph by Loomis Dean. Nevada, USA, May 1955.

    legrandcirque:

    A scorched and disheveled male mannequin clad in dark business suit standing in the desert with a female mannequin in the background, 7000 ft. from the 44th nuclear test explosion, a day after the blast, indicating that humans could be burnt but still alive. Photograph by Loomis Dean. Nevada, USA, May 1955.

    Notes: 2028

    Reblogged from: legrandcirque