This slide was found in a dumpster. Dated DEC ’59, the image was tossed out along with several dozen other family portraits from this era. I’ll leave it to the viewer to determine what this says about the Jersey Shore culture in the late 1950′s.
I found this treasure walking in the Potrero area of San Francisco. It was at the corner of Harrison and 24th. My friends and I find it totally charming and hilarious. We’re laying bets on the era it’s from.
I found this photo lying in the street on my way to college a few years ago, soaking wet in a puddle beside a rubbish bin. I think it probably dates from the 1950s or 60s. It seems such a shame someone would want to throw him away!
Found this pic on the floor at JCPenney, Home Department.
This image was found when I picked up a book at a used book store.
I found this under a tall tree. When was this taken? All the good ol’ days captured in one shot. The photo is mounted on construction paper and laminated as to seal in the memories.
I found this Polaroid face down in the trunk of a car at the junk yard while looking for some parts. When I turned it over, all I could think was LOOK AT THAT HAIR! I graduated in 1984 and it appears that they went to the prom four years later and I wondered how … Continued
I found this in a house I bought. The back says “Halloween 1979 Stephen F Austin State University dorm 13 friends.”
I was walking home this morning and I found this picture on the curbside a few days before Halloween. It is only about 2 x 3.5 inches. I think it was a sticker photo that got left out in the rain. I imagine that it must have slipped out of someone’s pocket when they were … Continued