I don't know if you've ever come across the website Retronaut or not, but I must advise you go check it out. Retronaut is kind of like Pinterest, but just for photos of all things history. It's amazing, you can see anything from Johnny Cash sitting in a bush eating a whole cake to "Dead Head" Hitler Postage Stamps. It has so many fascinating images, you literally can get lost in this site. I really like how they have the website set up, too. When you click on an image it brings a lightbox up with the photo and to the right it has category, URL, era, source, and favorite buttons, and on the bottom it has "If you like this, check out:" suggestions. Sometimes the collections have multiple photos.Read More
I love vintage postcards, and it struck me to do a post on vintage postcards (from cyberspace, how 1999 of me to say) of my current city of Knoxville, TN. So, here's the collection with some commentary, history, and a whole lot of visual delight.