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19th November '16 0 2496

Glorious Pictures Of London In 1967

Libby Hall's pictures of London feature one of my favourite photos to have appeared on Flashbak.

14th November '16 0 1147

Josef Skvorecky Recites The Nazis 10 Rules To Combat Jazz

“If you have to ask what jazz is, you'll never know,” said Louis Armstrong. The Nazis knew what it wasn't.

11th November '16 1 1121

The Peculiar Tale Of Robert Lenkiewicz And Diogenes, The Tramp Who Became The Ultimate Memento Mori

When Robert Lenkiewicz died from a heart attack at his Plymouth, Devon, art studio, he was not alone. The embalmed body of a man known as Diogenes was in a concealed drawer in the painter’s library.

7th November '16 4 2244

Stunning Behind The Scenes Photos From The Night Of The Hunter (1955)

Did you ever see a film that when it ends you realise you've not moved in your seat?

5th November '16 0 1393

I Felis Catus: A Cat At Home In The 1970s

"This is one of my favorite collections of found photographs."

2nd November '16 1 2359

P.T.O.: Found Photos That Say So Much On The Back

P.T.O. these found photos to read the message on the back.

1st November '16 3 1327

An Afternoon At The Engineer's Arms Pub, Leiston, Suffolk (1966)

Sydney C. Stolley, licensee of the Engineers Arms public house, Leiston, Suffolk, opened his doors in 1966 to Libby Hall and her camera in 1966...

31st October '16 0 954

Victor Hugo’s Blotto Drawings In Coal, Dust And Blood (1848-1866)

When not writing hit like Les Misérables and photographing his life in exile on the British Channel Islands, Victor Hugo drew for pleasure.

31st October '16 2 1124

Burt Reynolds Hot Line: The Letters I Get.. And Write (1972)

"Hi, Burt Baby, One night of heaven! Oh Burt if I live to be a million I'll never forget last night. If I live to be a million nothing else will ever touch it...

29th October '16 0 1114

Death, Ghosts And Monsters: Utagawa Kuniyoshi's 19th Century Woodcuts

Utagawa Kuniyoshi (Japanese, January 1, 1798 - April 14, 1861) created ukiyo-e woodblock prints in Japan's late Edo period.