Cop Land (James Mangold, 1997)
Utah Desert Highway (1955)
"Give me my money, give me my fucking money." - Jimmy Conway
Oil! A gusher on Long Beach’s Dominguez Oil Field in 1925.
Part of the Dick Whittington Photography Collection in the USC Digital Library.
Ericfon | Designed in the late 1940s by Gösta Thames, Ralph Lysell, and Hugo Blomberg for Ericsson in Sweden | Manufactured and distributed in the U.S. by North Electric | Included in the MoMA collection in NY
It was the first phone to go on the market with the dial and handset in a single unit. Because of its styling and its influence on future telephone design, the Ericofon is considered one of the most significant industrial designs of the 20th century.
The Ericofon (aka Scandiphone) is produced today by Wild and Wolf.
Unsavory Film Characters I Should Probably Not Be Attracted To…. BUT JESUS, FUUUUCK: Robert De Niro as (psychopathic! pedo!) Max Cady in 1991’s Cape Fear.
'A deer has to be taken with one shot. I try to tell people that but they don't listen.'
The Deer Hunter (1978)
A wall unit stereo with Sony components by George Ciancimino (1972)
Sue Lyon in Lolita, photographed by Bert Stern for Look Magazine, 1962.
The Apollo 11 Moon Landing was televised worldwide and watched by 500-600 million, becoming a major cultural touchstone of the 1960s. Crowds from across the globe were mesmerized by the event, as shown in this clips from the film “Moonwalk One,” recently digitized by our colleagues in the National Archives’ Media Preservation Lab.
From the series: Headquarters’ Films Relating to Aeronautics, 1962 - 1981. Records of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration, 1903 - 2006