Tag: 1930s

This September is the 130th anniversary of the founding of the Eastman Kodak Company (referred to simply as Kodak). We take a look at a special collection of footage shot by the artist Philip de László, who was gifted one of the first motion cameras by George Eastman, the founder of Kodak.   Brimming with the glamour, grandeur and fun of British high society in the 20s and 30s,…

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Unsure Futures: America in the 1930s

Posted by Published on February 6, 2017

“So, first of all, let me assert my firm belief that the only thing we have to fear is…fear itself — nameless, unreasoning, unjustified terror which paralyzes needed efforts to convert retreat into advance.” – Franklin D. Roosevelt On March 4, 1933, Franklin D. Roosevelt stood at the United States Capital in Washington D.C. and spoke frankly and honestly to the American people who had just…

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