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Archive for the ‘1970s’ Category

  • Alan Aldridge Book Covers

    Twenty Alan Aldridge Book Covers

    • 833 Views • 1960s, 1970s, Art, Book CoversComments Off

    Avid readers of Voices of East Anglia may remember that we’ve previously covered the work of psychedelic artist and designer Alan Aldridge in our post titled The Man with Kaleidoscope Eyes Here we take a look at Aldridge’s book cover designs and...

  • jet magazine

    The Best Photos from Jet Magazine

    • 1449 Views • 1950s, 1960s, 1970s, MagazineComments Off

    Do you want to see Jazz singing legend Billie Holiday (sort of) skiing in Switzerland? Have you ever wanted to see a pipe smoking model strut down a catwalk? Have you ever pondered what Soul man Chuck Jackson would like as a Beatle?  Well, you’ve...

  • 70s vest

    The Vest of Everything

    • 1140 Views • 1960s, 1970s, FashionComments Off

    Ah yes, the humble vest or as it is also known the waistcoat or weskit. An item beloved of snooker players, wearers of dodgy suits, those crazy steampunk types, Germans and apparently Take That too. We’ve covered a broad spectrum there for sure. It seems...

  • Brenton House Colorado

    The Barnacle Influenced Brenton House

    • 1588 Views • 1970s, ArchitectureComments Off

    Here we feature another in our occasional series looking at slightly oddball houses that have featured in movies and take a timely look at the Brenton House in Boulder, Colorado. If it appears familiar and you are a fan of the work of Woody Allen you may well...

  • Capture

    College of the Mainland Yearbook

    • 1023 Views • 1960s, 1970sComments Off

    We are particularly chuffed we’ve stumbled across this yearbook of cracking Ivy League wearing 1960s students but the icing on the cake is the fact that the College of the Mainland is on the mainland portion of Galveston County – some of our favourite...