Old....But NOT Ugly

Old doesn't have to be Ugly. People, places and things can be eternally beautiful.

Inspired by retro-advertising and album covers...let's find the root of all things that serve as limitless inspiration.
Reared against the eastern skyProudly there on hilltop high

 
1920s Howard University students in full game face.
Photo by Addison Scurlock

Reared against the eastern sky
Proudly there on hilltop high


1920s Howard University students in full game face.

Photo by Addison Scurlock

My grandmother in 1946. Forever young, forever beautiful.

My grandmother in 1946. Forever young, forever beautiful.

Office of engagement.

The Saturday Evening Post, Feb. 22, 1958

Office of engagement.

The Saturday Evening Post, Feb. 22, 1958

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Howard University Queen contestants, 1947. Photo via Flickr.

Alma Mater, over 50 yrs later.

vintageblackglamour:

Howard University Queen contestants, 1947. Photo via Flickr.

Alma Mater, over 50 yrs later.

Side view to the top….”Cabin in the Sky” Lena Horne 1943 MGM

Side view to the top….”Cabin in the Sky” Lena Horne 1943 MGM

Barbara Morgan (American, 1900-1992)Satyric Festival Song, 1935

Barbara Morgan (American, 1900-1992)
Satyric Festival Song, 1935