Century old photos


in Photography

Shorpy.com is a blog with a novel purpose: to showcase high quality photographs that are more than 100 years old. It seems like a neat way of engaging with both the medium and history in general. Some of the recent images are also quite striking, such as this shot of clerks with adding machines.

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Anon August 29, 2008 at 7:03 pm

I am guessing the second link should point here:

The Clerical Army: 1924

Milan August 29, 2008 at 7:28 pm

Fixed. Thanks for pointing out the error.

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