thats-the-way-it-was:

March 4, 1936: First flight of LZ 129 Hindenburg
Five years after construction began in 1931, the Hindenburg made its maiden test flight from the Zeppelin dockyards at Friedrichshafen on March 4, 1936, with 87 passengers and crew aboard.
Photo: Fox Photo/Getty

thats-the-way-it-was:

March 4, 1936: First flight of LZ 129 Hindenburg

Five years after construction began in 1931, the Hindenburg made its maiden test flight from the Zeppelin dockyards at Friedrichshafen on March 4, 1936, with 87 passengers and crew aboard.

Photo: Fox Photo/Getty

shortformblog:

washingtonpoststyle:

A Jan. 1936 news item.
(No mention of how newspapers make huge amounts of money through these screens.)
Via T.J. Ortenzi via Phil Rosenthal

Ahead of its time by about six decades.

shortformblog:

washingtonpoststyle:

A Jan. 1936 news item.

(No mention of how newspapers make huge amounts of money through these screens.)

Via T.J. Ortenzi via Phil Rosenthal

Ahead of its time by about six decades.