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Archive for the ‘Everyday People’ Category

  • ohio

    Athena ’68 – Ohio University Yearbook

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    This isn’t the first and it definitely won’t be the last time we take a look at an American college yearbook although if we’re honest it’s really the ones from the mid-to-late 60s we tend to focus on mainly for the blend of classic Ivy League clothes,...

  • Protests

    Power To The People – Protests From The Past

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    More often than not when we see protests featured in the media they are about the big issues that tend to attract big numbers and almost inevitably big controversy. Here we take a look at the smaller end of the protest spectrum where folk are focusing on...

  • 1972 students protests

    Protesting Students in Seventy Two

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    We have to admit, this isn’t the best example of a student protest that we’ve ever seen. There are no placards being waved with witty slogans written on them, there appears to be no angry chanting and there’s not a megaphone in sight. This...

  • sixties Streetlife

    Streetlife in Sixty Eight

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    It’s been a while since we’ve rummaged through Nick Dewolf’s huge photo archive, so for this post we’ve had a good dig around the photographer’s collection to bring you a cool selection of candid black and white snaps capturing...

  • Billy Monk

    Down At The Nightclub – Billy Monk’s Sixties Photos

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    Although he never really set out to Billy Monk ended up unintentionally cataloguing the seedy underbelly of 1960s life in Cape Town in a series of excellent photographs taken over a two year period from 1967 onwards. His intention was to boost his income as a...