Misión San Buenaventura (1792-1809), de la Orden de Frailes Menores, Alta California, Virreynato de la Nueva España

Mission Saint Bonaventure (1792-1809), of the Order of Friars Minor, Upper California, Viceroyalty of New Spain


WC/New York Public Library

THIRSTY GENTS” -  a pair of thirsty roaring 20s gents in flat caps drinking bottles of beer. They look like fellas you’d find in a speakeasy, rolled up cuffs and sleeve garters. Looks like these guys laughed in the face of Prohibition and recorded it here for posterity. The AZO Squares stamp box places the date of printing after 1926, although I think it could be an older photo reprinted at the later date.

Nieberdingstraße IX, Münster, Germany, 2016

the thought that in less than a year i will be eighteen, move out to my own place filled with plants and postcards and photographs and too many pillows and morning light and dusty old records. this is what’s keeping me going.