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Tag Archives: 1940’s
The Mogao Caves, carved into cliffs near the town of Dunhuang in northwest China, date from the 4th to the 14th century AD and lay along the ancient trade route known as the Silk Road. There are about 500 of them, … Continue reading
“Unidentified employees working at Brooklyn Public Library’s Central Library prior to its opening on February 1, 1941.” (source)
Norman Wilkinson: The “Ohio” in the Malta Convoy (1942)
Victor Brauner: La rencontre du 2 bis rue Perrel [Encounter at 2B Rue Perrel] (1946)
Ruth Orkin: Comic Book Readers, New York City, 1947
Dewey G. Mears: [A View of a Furniture Showroom] (June 1, 1947) (source)
Multi-photo panorama of West Street from Rector Street to Morris Street, New York City (1940’s) Click for detail!