Found Photo Friday: Out With The Old…In With the New

Found Photo Friday finally returns with one of my favorite series of photos. These two images were taken on Thornwood Avenue in Wilmette, Illinois. You can see the houses across the street on Google Street View. The first photo, taken in the Fall of 1964, shows a woman and her daughter standing in drab weather,…

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1964 Tournament of Roses Parade

It’s Found Photo Friday….sort of. I know the photographer and when are where these photos were taken. Taken after the Tournament of Roses Parade, when the floats were docked, on January 1, 1964 in Pasadena, California. The photographer was Oscar W. Sjogren.┬áThe parade theme for 1964 was SYMBOLS OF FREEDOM.

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The Exciting World of Dinosaurs at Sinclair Dinoland – New York World’s Fair 1964-65

Sinclair Dinoland was an exhibit at the 1964-65 New York World’s Fair. Sinclair had used a brontosaurus as their mascot for years so it made perfect sense for them to have an exhibit featuring “LIFE-SIZE” dinosaurs. This particular item is a 16 page brochure with background on Sinclair and the dinosaurs that roamed the World’s…

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Let’s Discover Cats

Let’s Discover Cats as presented by ABC’s TV Discovery was published in 1964 by The Saalfield Publishing Company. Over the 18 pages you will learn all about everybody favorite internet video subject: cats.

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