housewife, army wife, mother of four sons, hoop dancer, sometimes seamstress, and fan of the new look and atomic age styles.
Garlinghouse No. 8310. (Photo: Flickr user SportSuburban)
Good afternoon, preservationists! Here are a few preservation-related links we found especially interesting in the last week:
In the article “Plain, Common…and Historic? Fans Seek to Preserve Ranch Houses,” The Wall Street Journal explores recent efforts to save America’s ubiquitous symbols of mid-century suburbia.
— Doris Mayday, pinup model
Just wear it! People are so nervous about it. You don’t need an excuse to be pretty and wear beautiful clothes. It’s kind of sad when women feel like they need a reason to look nice.
1956 Modern Ranch Style House Plans
Carports, Breezeways, Low slung and cool - Ranch Style Homes with floor plans.
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