Last Minute Gift Ideas for Christmas December 16 2009

Today we are offering up some last-minute Christmas gift ideas from the Shorpy collection. The three images below are some of our most popular prints and make striking reproductions. All images are reproduced on museum-quality archival paper and are available in a wide variety of sizes. Please order by the end of the day on Friday, Dec. 18 to be sure your images have time to arrive before Christmas.

1260983491932Lady in the Water: A model floating in the water at Weeki Wachee Spring, Florida. The image by fashion photographer Toni Frissell was published in Harper's Bazaar in December 1947.





30 Rock: New York. December 5, 1933. "Rockefeller Center and RCA Building from 515 Madison Avenue." Digital image recovered from released emulsion layer of the original 5x7 acetate negative. Photo by Samuel H. Gottscho.








Waffle Shop: Entrance to the Waffle Shop at 522 10th Street NW, Washington D.C. Circa 1950 photograph by Theodor Horydczak.