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13th May '17 0 2695

David Bowie Unseen: The Star At His Most 1980s

David Bowie and photographer Tony McGee met at a cocktail party in 1983

8th May '17 0 1263

Jim Morrison's Ode to L.A. While Thinking of Brian Jones, Deceased

Jim Morrison's poem Ode to L.A. While Thinking of Brian Jones-Deceased was distributed at each of The Doors' two July 21 1969 shows at the Aquarius Theatre on Sunset Boulevard

5th May '17 1 1173

Hate Mail For A Dirty Queen: Mr Bingo's Illustrated Envelopes And Vintage Postcards

We love Mr Bingo' envelopes and cards. The art of handwriting and sending cards and letters is not dead, it just needs reinvigorating.

1st May '17 0 1416

The Lost Photos of Barcelona Give Up Their Secrets (1961)

Fervor: Discovering Milagros Caturla in an envelope of flea market negatives

1st May '17 0 1211

Mysterious Photographs Of The Man From The Ministry Who Demolished Old Montreal (1967)

In 1960s Montreal there was pressing need to improve housing. Many older areas of the city were deteriorating into slums.

30th April '17 0 1821

Beautiful Nude Food Portraits And Other Dishes From The Futurist Cookbook (1932)

In 1932, Italian futurist Filippo Marinetti (1876–1944) published Marinetti’s Futurist Cookbook, a work that would trigger a "revolution of cuisine"

29th April '17 0 554

Young Carl Sagan’s Reading List Celebrates The Power Of Books

Among the papers Carl Sagan (1934-1996) housed at The Library of Congress is his 1954 reading list from when he was a student at the University of Chicago.

27th April '17 1 1220

Chicago's South Side April 1941: Life In 'The Black Belt'

In Easter 1941 photographers on the Farm Security Administration's mission arrived in Chicago's "black belt".

27th April '17 0 714

Cat Shots: Demonic Glowing Eyed Cats And How To Photograph A Feline

When a flash is taken of a cat, the lens of their eyes glows such that they looked possessed.

26th April '17 2 1694

Cab Calloway's Hepster's Dictionary: A Guide To The Language Of Jive (1938)

Cab Calloway's Hepster's Dictionary (1938) is an introduction musician slang in New York's Harlem.