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Holidays - Christmas - Cards

Please enjoy these precious little Christmas cards from the 50’s, 60’s, and 70’s. More can be found in  Holidays – Christmas – Cards. Happy Holidays! 38 more words

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Advertising - Paper & Printing

For the nostalgic paper chaser. Advertising – Paper & Printing. You have to feel it to believe it.

Also check out the West Virginia Pulp and Paper… 42 more words

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What color is your collar? Do you even have a shirt on your back? What does work really mean? Is it ever any good?

Our Occupations picture folders – divided by Blue or White, Collar of course – may not answer these or any other questions, but they’re worth a look.

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People - Couples

The People – Couples folder has a whopping 222 images – right from early illustrations and etchings to contemporary photographs.

Come take a look at awkward couples, sad couples, passionate couples, pseudo couples, surreptitious couples, dramatic couples, dancing couples, frolicking couples and many other kinds of couples in between. 241 more words

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They dressed me up like this

We’ve been on a witch hunt. Look what we found.

Our witches are real. We stake our lives on it.

‘Tis the season for torture… 51 more words

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Dress forms have been around for ages, with possibly the oldest one discovered in 1923 in King Tutankhamun’s tomb dating back to approximately 1350 B.C! What started as a basic and utilitarian human-like frame morphed through the ages from simple busts to elaborate… 355 more words

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Not Looking at an Archive of Collecting Practices

Gesturing towards the transformation of fences becoming tables, Annie MacDonell proposes that folders become frames, inserting a selected group of images from the Toronto Reference Library’s Picture Collection into A Problem So Big It Needs Other People. 1,315 more words