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Nathan Marsak

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  1. nathan
    November 29, 2008 @ 11:58 pm

    takingastroll

    That this woman returns from her milliner is evident, but where she’s off to is a mystery. Marching up the 300 block of Olive (she nears the top of Angels Flight, and the 1923 La Loma Apts at 251 looms in the distance), if she’s planning on a stop at the Royal Club—to go wherever it is the “ladies hand” therein points—she’s in for a rude awakening:

    rudeawakening

    Walker Evans captured these in 1962 while shooting for his “Doomed…It Must Be Saved” piece published in Life magazine July 5, 1963.

    towardDT

    (Note the Mirror Bldng and Metropolitan Water tower in the bg.)

     

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