Posts tagged 30s.
Actress Phyliss Gordon out shopping with her pet cheetah, 1939.
“Fashion fades, only style remains the same.”
- Coco Chanel
Sign exchange in Salzburg; “Dollfuß-Platz” to “Adolf Hitler Platz”, photo by Otto Wilhelm Schönstein (1938)
Emmy Towsey and Evelyn Ippen, Bodenwieser Ballet in Centennial Park, photo by Max Dupain (1939)
Swan Lake Rehearsal in Paris, by Alfred Eisenstaedt (1930)
Shot in the early thirties, a man with rifle tests an early version of bullet proof glass by having his wife hold the glass, while he shoots at her.
Jesse Owens salutes during the presentation of his gold medal for the long jump after defeating Nazi Germany’s Lutz Long in the Summer Olympics in Berlin (1936)