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1930s Summertime

The Monterey Peninsula Country Club in Pebble Beach, California.  Taken by photographer J.P. Graham, c.1930-1940. Source: [Library of Congress Reproduction no. LC-USZ62-35620] Advertisements

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Link: BBC News “Why did men stop wearing high heels?”

An interesting article from BBC News online about the use of high heels by men for horse stirrups in early modern Europe and the appropriation of this male fashion by females in the 17th century. Link here: Why did men … Continue reading

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