stitchit:

Smithfield Motor Inn - Smithfield, North Carolina

stitchit:

Smithfield Motor Inn - Smithfield, North Carolina

3 Apr 2014 / Reblogged from stitchit with 6 notes

2 Apr 2014 / Reblogged from midmodblog with 31 notes

tackypostcards:

Dude Motor Inn
West Yellowstone Montana
Motel Dining room and Lounge

tackypostcards:

Dude Motor Inn

West Yellowstone Montana

Motel Dining room and Lounge

2 Apr 2014 / Reblogged from tackypostcards with 33 notes

1950sunlimited:

Matchbook Cover 1960s

1950sunlimited:

Matchbook Cover 1960s

2 Apr 2014 / Reblogged from 1950sunlimited with 96 notes

1950sunlimited:

Bambi Motel
Perry, Florida


The Pie Shops

1950sunlimited:

Bambi Motel

Perry, Florida

The Pie Shops

2 Apr 2014 / Reblogged from 1950sunlimited with 110 notes

teethandtongue:

Hearthstone Motor Inn - Seekonk, Massachusetts by The Pie Shops Collection on Flickr.

teethandtongue:

Hearthstone Motor Inn - Seekonk, Massachusetts by The Pie Shops Collection on Flickr.

1 Apr 2014 / Reblogged from teethandtongue with 26 notes

dtxmcclain:

Texas road map from Humble Oil, 1957

dtxmcclain:

Texas road map from Humble Oil, 1957

1 Apr 2014 / Reblogged from dtxmcclain with 116 notes

rogerwilkerson:

Here and There - detail from 1959 Hertz Rent A Car ad.

1 Apr 2014 / Reblogged from rogerwilkerson with 3,664 notes

ai55:

Long Beach In 1946 by paul.malon on Flickr.

ai55:

Long Beach In 1946 by paul.malon on Flickr.

1 Apr 2014 / Reblogged from paulmalon with 102 notes

peerintothepast:

Gas Station, Melrose, Louisiana 1940 on Flickr.
A crossroads store, bar, ‘juke joint’ and gas station in the cotton plantation area. Melrose, Louisiana, June 1940. Reproduction from color slide. Photo by Marion Post Wolcott. Prints and Photographs Division, Library of Congress

peerintothepast:

Gas Station, Melrose, Louisiana 1940 on Flickr.

A crossroads store, bar, ‘juke joint’ and gas station in the cotton plantation area. Melrose, Louisiana, June 1940. Reproduction from color slide. Photo by Marion Post Wolcott. Prints and Photographs Division, Library of Congress

1 Apr 2014 / Reblogged from peerintothepast with 215 notes

klappersacks:

El Rancho Parker Motel Parker AZ by Edge and corner wear on Flickr.

klappersacks:

El Rancho Parker Motel Parker AZ by Edge and corner wear on Flickr.

1 Apr 2014 / Reblogged from klappersacks with 7,735 notes

matphotography:

Somewhere on Interstate 5 in California.
Mamiya 7II, Fuji Velvia 50.

matphotography:

Somewhere on Interstate 5 in California.

Mamiya 7II, Fuji Velvia 50.

1 Apr 2014 / Reblogged from matphotography with 232 notes

cardboardamerica:

Shamrock Motel - Cicero, Illinois
1212 S. Cicero Ave. - Cicero, Ill. Phone: Olympic 6-6670 Each room individually controlled Air-Conditioning and Heating - Free Television - 24 hours switchboard service. Ten minutes to - Chicago’s famed “Loop” - Midway Airport - Sportsman’s Park - 2 Blocks South of the Congress St. Expressway. Continental Breakfast Mailed from Chicago, Illinois to Mrs. Ella Rich of Owosso, Michigan on August 30, 1967: Dear Gram, This is smog here too, but otherwise it was a nice day. Mother had the Daily Double at the harness track and had a real good night. She split the Double with us so we all came out ahead. Love, Bob

cardboardamerica:

Shamrock Motel - Cicero, Illinois

1212 S. Cicero Ave. - Cicero, Ill.
Phone: Olympic 6-6670
Each room individually controlled Air-Conditioning and Heating - Free Television - 24 hours switchboard service.
Ten minutes to - Chicago’s famed “Loop” - Midway Airport - Sportsman’s Park - 2 Blocks South of the Congress St. Expressway.
Continental Breakfast

Mailed from Chicago, Illinois to Mrs. Ella Rich of Owosso, Michigan on August 30, 1967:

Dear Gram,
This is smog here too, but otherwise it was a nice day. Mother had the Daily Double at the harness track and had a real good night. She split the Double with us so we all came out ahead.
Love, Bob

29 Mar 2014 / Reblogged from cardboardamerica with 33 notes

cardboardamerica:

Sunshine Beach Motel — Daytona Beach, Florida
"In the heart of everything" Sunshine Beach Motel  Luxurious apartments  45 S. Ocean Drive  Daytona Beach, Florida.  Only one block to main st. Ocean fishing pier. Oceanside bandshell and broadwalk amusement center excellent restaurants. Heated pool. Private Terraces. Free underground garage. Air conditioned. Central heat. Hi Fi. Television. room phones your host, Jim Schmitt. A honeymooners paradise. “Where dreams come true.”

cardboardamerica:

Sunshine Beach Motel — Daytona Beach, Florida

"In the heart of everything" Sunshine Beach Motel
Luxurious apartments
45 S. Ocean Drive
Daytona Beach, Florida.
Only one block to main st. Ocean fishing pier. Oceanside bandshell and broadwalk amusement center excellent restaurants. Heated pool. Private Terraces. Free underground garage. Air conditioned. Central heat. Hi Fi. Television. room phones your host, Jim Schmitt. A honeymooners paradise. “Where dreams come true.”

29 Mar 2014 / Reblogged from cardboardamerica with 109 notes

cardboardamerica:

Smith’s “Uptown” Motel - Sioux Falls, South Dakota
9 blocks west of business district on Hiway #16, Sioux Falls, S.D. Air conditioned, free TV in rooms, individual phones, wall to wall carpeting. Combination tub and shower. Beverage rooms. 24-hour service. 37 units including kitchenettes. AAA Approved. Recommended by Duncan Hines.

cardboardamerica:

Smith’s “Uptown” Motel - Sioux Falls, South Dakota

9 blocks west of business district on Hiway #16, Sioux Falls, S.D. Air conditioned, free TV in rooms, individual phones, wall to wall carpeting. Combination tub and shower. Beverage rooms. 24-hour service. 37 units including kitchenettes. AAA Approved. Recommended by Duncan Hines.

29 Mar 2014 / Reblogged from cardboardamerica with 177 notes