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Pollyanna (1913) and Pollyanna Grows Up (1927 edition) by Eleanor Hodgman Porter

Today I’d like to share my first edition copy of Pollyanna by Eleanor Hodgman Porter, as well as my copy of Pollyanna Grows Up, which was first published in 1915, mine is the 1927 edition. 115 more words


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Another image from the Portland Oregon: The Rose City souvenir book, circa 1915. Can anyone tell us where this image was taken?

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Shortly before noon on a Thursday 11th April 1912, Titanic dropped her screw-anchors into the murky seabed, some two miles out from the County Cork seaport of Queenstown (now better known as Cóbh). 88 more words

20th Century

Ananda K. Coomaraswamy: The Dance of Shiva: On Indian Art and Culture

Ananda Coomaraswamy, late curator of Indian art at the Boston Museum of Fine Arts, was unexcelled in his knowledge of the arts of the Orient, and unmatched in his understanding of Indian culture, language, religion, and philosophy. 236 more words

Art Theory

The Patchwork Girl Of Oz (1914)

“That bunch of Scraps has caused all our trouble!”

Director:  J. Farrell MacDonald

Starring:  Violet MacMillan, Pierre Couderc, Raymond Russell, Bobbie Gould, Frank Moore, Leontine Dranet, Marie Wayne, Richard Rosson, Fred Woodward… 4,127 more words


SW Columbia Street, circa 1918

People posing in their car on SW Columbia Street, circa 1918. Tung Lee Laundry and the Star Carriage and Wagon Works are in the background. 17 more words


Introducing Zelda Zonk

I just couldn’t help myself. Last week I saw an ad on Kijiji for a Singer 127 treadle (which had been removed from it’s table, sadly! 768 more words