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Social Democratic Federation (Aberdeen) (c.1893 - c.1911)

The Social Democratic Federation (SDF) was Britain’s first socialist political party and was established in 1881 (called the Democratic Federation). Members included Henry Hyde Champion, James Connelly, HM Hyndman, Tom Mann and William Morris. 315 more words


Library of Congress Creates Portal for its World War I Online Content

The Library of Congress has created a portal to its WWI collections online. “These remarkable collections include recruitment and wartime information posters, photos from the front, manuscripts and papers of prominent figures such as General John J. 35 more words

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Rebecca's Green Calico Dress

Continuing Rebecca’s wardrobe creation, I actually made her a second dress just the next day after the vested dress! Still using Simplicity 1179. It’s not often I love every outfit in a pattern book but these are all precious! 224 more words


West Jefferson and Tyler -- 1913

Why, yes, we ARE accessible by streetcar… (click for larger image)

by Paula Bosse

Every time I pass the northwest corner of West Jefferson and Tyler in Oak Cliff, I admire this building.  101 more words

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Independent Labour Party (Aberdeen) (1892 - c.1930s)

The Independent Labour Party (ILP) was formed nationally in 1892/1893 and the first conference was held at Bradford in January 1893. The first national party Chairman was Keir Hardy. 708 more words


Rebecca's Vest Dress

Poor Rebecca has been in need of some new clothes for quite some time. Even though she came home Christmas before last, I have very few things for her since she has so very little available from American Girl. 366 more words


Interstate Bridge, circa 1915

Today marks 100 years since the opening of the Interstate Bridge. Here is an image of the bridge from an Oregon and vicinity souvenir book, circa 1915. 26 more words