Friday, October 17, 2003

Here is a special collection of US Social Hygiene posters from the 1910s to the 1950s. You can search by decade, keywords, and/or subject.

Monday, October 13, 2003

More covers, this time from Popular mechanics from 1902 on upward.

List of Covers
I guess that this could be regarded as an art collection. Here are 857 covers of Esquire Magazine from 1933 to the present.

Esquire Cover Gallery
Etch-A-Sketch Art, and pop art at that.

Are there any wine museums out there? Here is a site featuring the "beauty" of wine labels.

Strat's Place .. 1000's of Wine Labels
A dozen and more different ways to make art out of a silly puzzle toy.

Rubik's Cube Art
Here's a great site for technology museums. Old Soviet and Russian radios.

Russian Old Radios
A new collection of books and journals (full text) from 1850-1950. "Subject
areas include applied arts and design; food and nutrition; child care and
development; housing and furnishings; hygiene; home management;
clothing and textiles; institutional management; and retail and consumer
studies. This archive, containing materials published between 1850 and
1950, is searchable by author, title, and keyword."

Home Economics Archive: Research, Tradition and History (HEARTH)
This site has an online speech bank, short audio clips from speeches, movies, sermons, etc., and 100 top American speeches.


Sunday, October 12, 2003

Friday, October 10, 2003

A collection of stereoscopic views of New York, New Jersey and Connecticut. The photographs range from the 1850s to the 1910s.

Small-Town America: Stereoscopic Views from the Robert Dennis Collection

Monday, October 06, 2003