Saturday, April 18, 2015

Walmartians and transport themes



a latter day Elizabeth Bathory perhaps


is this a mobile home or is it the day's shopping?







Lots more pictures of Walmartians at www.peopleofwalmart.com

1934 Chrysler Airflow Series CU promo art


Europa-bus promo art, 1954

See earlier post.

trams on Queen Street, Brisbane, with the Victoria Bridge, 1939


The bridge has since been replaced and a tunnel now dives under the Queen Street behind the photographer, which is mostly a pedestrian mall. Plume was a brand of fuel, replaced with Mobilgas in 1954.

Cosmic bicycle wheels


Website

'Flying Scotsman' route landscape art, 1932


Produced for an LNER brochure by Frank Mason. Presumably it has some basis in reality, a reader may know where it could be.

drone for doggies


From a viral e-mail.

Pacific Electric car and boxcars a long way from home, L.A., late 1950s


PE car number 413 with a Milwaukee Road and a Chicago and North Western boxcar on the left.  Precise location not stated.