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realityayslum:Press Photo: The smallest and most perfect foot in France and perhaps in the world is that of Madame Martinie, wife of a prominent financier in Paris.  Mme. Martinie wears a No.1 shoe, her foot being less than six inches. 1923

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May 25, 2017
September 30, 2017

archatlas: BRASILIA Øystein Sture AspelundBrasilia was built out on the brazilian savannah in four year during the 60s, based upon a masterplan made by Lúcio Costa. Most of the important buildings are designed by the brazilian architect Oscar Niemeyer.Keep reading

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December 19, 2017

BOTTLES From Left to Right: Kos Minar, Near the Railway Station, Lahore, Pakistan, Early 17th Century / Benewah Dairy, Spokane, Washington, 1980 John Portman, Atlanta Marriott Marquis, Atlanta, Georgia, 1985 / Richard Pritchard, United States Patent 154,875, Design for a Building, 1947-1949 

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June 20, 2017
October 15, 2016

clorinda testa, francisco rossi, augusto gaido and boris dabinovic - bus terminal, santa rosa, la pampa, argentina, 1956-61

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Plan Comparison: Adolf Loos, Chicago Tribune Tower Competition, Plan Showing Division of Offices, Chicago, Illinois, 1922 and Welton Becket Associates, Capitol Records Building, Los Angeles, California, 1956

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Vostok Station  is a Russian (formerly Soviet) Antarctic research station. It is at the southern Pole of Cold, with the lowest reliably measured natural temperature on Earth of −89.2 °C (−128.6 °F). Research includes ice core drilling and magnetometry. Vostok (Russian for “East”) is named after the ship of Fabian von Bellingshausen, an Antarctic pioneer. More: Vostok Station

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January 31, 2017
February 27, 2015 beatrock63:ICC, Berlin
November 7, 2016 📷 - genesiswestcoast

Plan Comparison: Linlithgow Palace, Plan, Linlithgow, West Lothian, Scotland, 15th-17th Centuries and John Portman, The Portman, Typical Guest Level Plan, San Francisco, California, 1987

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fuckyeahbrutalism: Mitchell-Lama Project, Seward Park Extension, New York, 1970 (William F. Pederson)

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pietro porcinai - villaggio turistico club mediterranée, marina di nicotera, italia, 1972 – foto alessio guarino

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ryanpanos: Homed | Andreas Tejldflaat As the world is undergoing the largest wave of urban growth in history, cities are densifying at a tremendous rate. In metropolises like New York City, the land is scarce and the rents are at a record high. As a direct-result of these soaring numbers, more and more people are unable to afford a place to live and find themselves homeless. Over the last few years, homelessness in New York City has reached the highest levels since the Great Depression of the...

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