1920s

What Did New York Look Like in 1921?

Photograph taken of West Street at Christopher Street in New York, New York, showing a distance of 15 feet 4 inches between the curb and the rail. On the billboard above the restaurant sign to the right is an advertisement...

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The Vanderbilt Mansion at Fifth Avenue and 57th St.

You’re looking at the stunning Vanderbilt Mansion in New York, which once stood at 57th St. and Fifth Ave., the base of what is now Central Park. This was the home of Cornelius Vanderbilt II, built in 1883 and stood...

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Melbourne’s Flinders Street Station Around 1910

Check out what the railway station looked like back over 100 years ago. The photo below shows the Flinders Street Station as it looked right around when it opened in 1909. Source: Pieces of Victoria An interesting bit of trivia...

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Philadelphia’s Drexel and Company Building in the 1920s

This old photo shows Philadelphia’s old Drexel & Company building at 135-143 South Fifteenth Street. The beautiful old building still stands today and you can see it below in the Google Street View. Drexel & Company, 135-143 South Fifteenth Street,...

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Cleveland’s Ford Motor Company Assembly Part in the 1920s

This cool old photo shows the Ford Motor Company plant at Euclid Avenue and East 116th St. Ford Motor Company, Cleveland Branch Assembly Plant, Euclid Avenue & East 116th Street, Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, OH Source: Library of Congress Take a...

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Mt. Rainier in Seattle Back in 1921

This photo shows the view of Mt. Ranier in Seattle in 1921¬†from 1208 Bigelow Ave. N. Seattle’s Mt. Rainier in 1921 Source: Library of Congress This is what the address looks like today. [iframe src=”https://www.google.com/maps/embed?pb=!1m0!3m2!1sen!2sus!4v1456803673847!6m8!1m7!1srQ-XmjI1Mdww8fr6lFP3CA!2m2!1d47.6301093!2d-122.35063!3f115.27!4f0!5f0.7820865974627469″ width=”600″ height=”450″ frameborder=”0″ style=”border:0″ allowfullscreen]

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Aerial View of Yankee Stadium in 1923

This is a great old aerial view of Yankee Stadium in 1923, the year it opened. Yankee Stadium in 1923 Source: Stuff Nobody Cares About

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Where Is This in 1920s Singapore?

This is High Street in Singapore, some time in the 1920s. If you know exactly where this might be, please share your thoughts in the comments below. High St. in Singapore (1920s) This is what High Street looks like today...

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1922 Aerial Map of Sydney

Check out this fascinating old map of Sydney, Australia from 1922. Robinson’s aeroplane map of Sydney (1922) Source: Library of Congress