D. Des Chene (goclenius) wrote,
D. Des Chene

Snaps of Blue Velvet

Square America has snapshots from the 50s through the 70s. Some are ordinary. A few have a touch of the uncanny. Strange to think that the decor of the earlier shots is what I saw all the time when I was growing up. Now I know what it’s like to be campy, quaint, and picturesque. See also the Boat Lullabies. Via Ramage.

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