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Description: There used to be a quiet. It wasn't deafness, it was rosesBut they don't make it any moreThey think it was a toy
Description: Something less than the half of everythingis the better, the partner, the woman waitingWhat counselor, over his shoulder, can count the ways
Description: In God we Trust assorted needsThe complex amplitudes and wasteare never balanced, only tasted
Description: White horses, white fences that money can't buy
Date: 1845 after
Description: These girl's gloves are made of off-white kid leather. They are completely hand-stitched in beige thread, top stitched around the fingers and thumb, with t...
Description: The bargain was that the driven wedgewould never be withdrawn
Description: The visionaries: slightly seeing as many improvementsas there are egos to reckon with
Description: Rooms remembered for what they led toWhat they shut out and how they silent sang
Description: A child could count in rounded numbersthe Christmas chance of pudding from the sky
Description: Sunday was the day when, to a stranger,almost nothing happened. But to usit was the best day of all
Description: An album page with four mounted photographs is decorated with hand painted pink flowers and foliage. In the photograph at top right, Louise Mears (Mrs. Fra...
Description: Way back in the soft center of hard timesdid not their resistance to change in the sentimentmake some senseWhat could take the place of the...
Description: In the letter was the hope that you were wellFor shorter hoursA newer coatAnd Grace when there was any Grace to tell
Description: Menu for an Aloha Dinner on the Japanese passenger ship, M.S. Chichibu Maru, printed on a folding paper and bamboo hand fan, with painted blue irise...
Date: date unknown
Description: The keyboard of the first practical typewriter, developed by Christopher Latham Sholes of Milwaukee, Wisconsin and marketed in 1874.
Description: The measure of solitude fades in the ripplesand there are more prizes than there are fish
Description: The shoe fitting fluoroscope was a common fixture in shoe stores during the 1930s, 1940s and 1950s. A typical unit, like the machine shown here, consisted...
Description: Rockford, Ill.J.H. DenisonEditorial room of the Milwaukee JournalProbably the Black River at Black River FallsChildren taug...
Date: 1889 ca.
Description: Seven yarn samples from St. Paul Knitting Works, dated between April 7, 1888 and February 21, 1889, affixed to a page in an Appleton Woolen Mills sample bo...
Description: Old skin is yet alive to whispered lashings,the quick-step dried and gone to the bone.Embrace the wall and face away from troublein the winter...
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