Trawlin' the archives: group photos
15 June 11
Empire Games rehearsal, c. 1938
Female art students at the Royal Swedish Academy of Fine Arts, Stockholm, Sweden
Children in a ring, Pinnarp, Östergötland, Sweden
Indian Men's Hockey Team, Empire Games, Sydney, 1938
St. Andrew's School class, c. 1930s
Class 1A percussion band, c. 1940s
Mexican inaugural party musicians, 1921
Children's birthday party at the home of Mrs Lucy Jane Moran, Todman Ave, Kensington, Sydney, 1930s
Children's kindergarten, c. 1930s
School tunnel ball, Sydney University, ca.1930
Olga Spessiva, prima ballerina, and the Dandre-Levitoff Company, Sydney, 1934
People in Lysekil park, Sweden
Display at Catholic girl's school, c. 1930s
Schoolgirl rowing spectators at the Head of the River, c. 1930s
Class at the Denishawn School of Dancing, including Doris Humphrey, Charles Weidman, Martha Graham, Louise Brooks, Robert Graham
Pupils of Denishawn School posing for publicity photo
Farm, western Norway ca. 1890-1910
Physical Culture Class from the Poole Collection.
This was so much fun to look through!
Jessica replied almost 12 years ago.
These are amazing.
Is it just me…or do you look for people in old photographs who look like you….just me then? Oh…ok.
Shinypigeon replied almost 12 years ago.
I love how the schoolgirl rowing spectators all have completely different expressions but they are all equally unimpressed!
alex replied almost 12 years ago.
Ah, these are so fantastic. Great finds!
Nadiah replied almost 12 years ago.
Fantastic images! I was inherited with old (obviously! :) photos from my Grandmother’s side of the family, and have been thinking of doing a weekly post with them – thanks for helping me make up my mind that it’s a good idea! :)
Melissa Jaine replied almost 12 years ago.
Fun post! My favourite is the kindergarten picture and they’re all covering their eyes from the sun! xx
Trixie replied almost 12 years ago.
[…] bunch of lovely old photographs from the early 20th century, found on kris atomic’s blog. Check her blog out for more of these great photos, or click on the flickr link to get to their […]
•lux et veritas• » Things I Love Thursday: Bird Symbols, Birdy & Old Photos replied almost 12 years ago.
So fascinating! wow thanx
Freddi replied almost 12 years ago.
These were amazing! the striped suits were the best.
bebe replied almost 12 years ago.
wow, I LOVE these photos!
Magda replied almost 12 years ago.
These pictures make me wonder if people were happier without TV, internet and so on. Activities were social and got people outside and excercising. Not to mention you probably had 8 brothers and sister to play with!
Nice selection :)
Hannah replied almost 12 years ago.
what a wonderful collection
mary jane replied almost 12 years ago.
oh I love all of these! I want to comment on each one but I got overwhelmed by the amount of them! I love that so many are from sydney, too. thanks for sharing these! I need to do some archive diggin’ myself!
Ali replied almost 12 years ago.
[…] originally from here, but i found it here) i was poking around the blog where i found screenshots for the daydream knitting post earlier this […]
fave friday « ifandany replied about 11 years ago.