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Started by FABphones, October 22, 2020, 07:24:32 PM

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RDPipes

Looks more like Insurance photos after a Hurricane to me.

FABphones

#31
Quote from: countryman on June 19, 2022, 10:33:17 AMAn abandoned place obviously? Any story behind it?

Abandoned. Photos apparently taken as found many years later.

These, an abandoned hotel in Japan (the phone on image three is a tricky find).


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#32
And at the other end of the scale...

...Coco Chanel in her apartment at The Ritz, Paris.
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The Ritz, London.

Guest room, 1906.
Getting the room ready for Mr Charlie Chaplin, 1921.

Very nice candlestick in Mr Chaplin's room.
 :)
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Quote from: ..... on October 22, 2020, 08:19:47 PMOld phones are used at The TWA Hotel at JFK Airport  1 Idlewild Drive, New York, New York

However, points deducted, since they're NT or AE 500 sets, not WE. Points awarded because they're black rotary dial sets.

Payphones in the lobby, too.