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Todd Kimmell, left, director the Lost Highways Archive &
Research Library, and curator Jared Rosenbaum pose in the
Philadelphia gallery with some works by the futuristic illustrator
A.C. Radebaugh. The exhibit "Radebaugh: The Future We Were
Promised" will run at the gallery until August.

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20th-century futurist's lost art rediscovered

Armed with monacle and airbrush, A.C. Radebaugh was ahead of his time

The post-World War II optimism that pervaded the nation extended to the not-too-distant future, with its promise of spaceship-traveled skyways whirring in a utopia of streamlined cityscapes.

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