Category: transportation

Concrete Fantasy: When Southern California&rsq…

Concrete Fantasy: When Southern California’s Freeways Were New (And Empty)

The slow decline and destruction of New York’s…

The slow decline and destruction of New York’s historic Penn Station.

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Farewell to Milwaukee’s Classic, Hand-Crafted Bus Passes

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Images from the Louisiana Cycling Club “Spokes” Scrapbook, circa 1887 – 1891. (Via the Historic New Orleans Collection)

Lady Norman and others enjoying the first wave…

Lady Norman and others enjoying the first wave of motorized scooters, or “autopeds,” circa 1910s.

(Via Retronaut)

Images from “The Train: RFK’s Last Journey,” c…

Images from “The Train: RFK’s Last Journey,” capturing the journey of Bobby Kennedy’s body from New York to Washington, D.C., after his assassination in 1968.

(Photographs via SFMOMA)

Beautiful Art Nouveau bicycle posters, 1900 – …

Beautiful Art Nouveau bicycle posters, 1900 – 1930s. (Via Ride Vintage)

Clipper ship advertisements, circa 1850s – 186…

Clipper ship advertisements, circa 1850s – 1860s.

Poster for the “Esposizione Internazionale Milano” or…

Poster for the “Esposizione Internazionale Milano” or International Exposition in Milan, celebrating the opening of the Simplon Alpine tunnel between Paris and Milan. Poster designed by Leopoldo Metlicovitz, 1906.