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Description: Button bearing a Christmas tree logo and the slogan "No more shopping days 'til peace."
Description: Page from Sue Ann Hackett Blue Album displaying several photographs and a homemade, pageant program. Includes scenes from the Hiawatha Pageant that campers...
Description: Although they remembered everything that could not be tolerated,their better natures,surfacing through waves of church-worn care,prevailed over...
Description: Well-scrubbed proprieties, in no dangerexcept the possible over-minding of their own mannersor being out-voted by Activists
Date: 1893 ca.
Description: Cover of a box produced by The Singer Manufacturing Company, which holds "Costumes of All Nations" souvenir cards, created for the 1893 World's Columbian E...
Description: You who were spared I talked with night but lastabout the velvet yearsI remember from the windowThe one that is blown is the one gone wild
Description: First-rate minds to write books, guide the young and lead the nationbut the target runs close to the ground
Description: A souvenir from a national model airplane competition. A member of Hangar 13 of Beloit, Wisconsin was a contestant in this event and added this item to his...
Description: If everything stopped dead — watches, tickers, hands — on every island something new would bloomand another age begin
Description: Patience we learned and requiemto rest the tense who dieFor we forgot the brazen earthin courtship of the sky
The monument is now
The place is ripe for building a roll-callof seekers out of the earth
For each, his glory is the doingand his dr...
Description: The visionaries: slightly seeing as many improvementsas there are egos to reckon with
Description: The fife and drum are not so innocentthe vulture's eye is on the dance
That time of year.
Let's go watch the big wheels
The Saint, the King of Breakup with his Fool, parade the tarot Jack of Dice,their drumm...
His mind wandered without rescue
The man is innocent.
and had to be brought home to the cornerand stapled to the ground
Description: It's a day for celebration, just to be so cheering glad and everyone to know
Description: Holiday card made out of wallpaper. Ivy and berries frame the message which reads: "With a paper shortage at Christmastime, Sort of makes one cross and sur...
Description: Page from Joy Camps photo album displaying four photographs. Each photograph depicts cooking at a campfire, with meat cooking on wood spits, atop a metal s...
Description: Everybody was wonderfulStars kept rising, pink and goldTrailing threads of breathless musicbarely out of reachHand to hand around the n...
Description: Mourning Badge with the image of Ulysses S. Grant.
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