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Guilt by Association

“You will Do well to try to inoculate the Indians, by means of Blankets, as well as to Try Every other Method, that can Serve to Extirpate this Execrable Race. 146 more words


Murder 'Whatdunit': "Dispatch Note"

So this is the kind of book that might make one look guilty if accused of a crime such as murder. It has a lot of pretty disgusting facts.   198 more words


Fashion Shoots in Salem

I would not say that Salem is the most fashionable place I’ve ever been to, but it does have its moments, and one of those moments is happening now. 461 more words


TMT: "Help me get my feet back on the ground"

This is the next entry in a Theatre… a Movie… and a Time, a series that was begun here. The following was inspired by last weekend’s screening of the Ron Howard documentary, … 592 more words


Nestor's Big Day, Part One

Punctuality was fifth on Nestor Pinkly’s list of top six-hundred favorite things. Number four was the sunrise. So, a few years back, Nestor had enchanted a clock so that it would produce a sound, like an alarm, whenever it reached a specified time. 2,184 more words


The Space is the Place; the Museum's Collection on Theaters

With Archtober – New York City’s annual Architecture and Design Month – almost upon us, it has got my theater archivist’s mind turning to the city’s history of theater buildings.  1,092 more words

Theater Collection

September Ephemera: Pumpkin Spice, Perfume, Piggies, and Getting Your S@#t Together

Hello dearies, September rarely gets any love. We are so ready for Summer to end and the sweet gothy goodness of October and Halloween to begin that we treat September as a throwaway month. 1,777 more words