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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...
Date: 1905 ca.
Description: Ivory check-woven cotton; machine-sewn; slightly dropped waistline; straight, unfitted bodice; knee-length skirt, gathered into waistline; full puffed slee...
Description: Page from Joy Camps photo album displaying three photographs. In each, campers are participating in a historical pageant, on a wooden stage in one photogra...
Description: Against the prescience of disaster is the safety of even numbers
Please listen to the great owlPlease listen to the education
Please learn how to save hard thingsfor the easy way
Description: Campaign banner in support of Franklin Delano Roosevelt for President. The banner bears Roosevelt's image and the phrases "God Bless America" and "our next...
Description: Way back in the soft center of hard timesdid not their resistance to change in the sentimentmake some sense
What could take the place of the bees...
Description: Photograph of sculpture of a hand entitled "Idleness," created by Vinnie Ream Hoxie.
Description: That instinct path to the waiting dooris a mile of runningbeyond the last ounce of bursting heart
Description: Identification papers of Hans E. Skott, an officer with the United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration. His title was "Registered Agricultural...
Description: First-rate minds to write books, guide the young and lead the nationbut the target runs close to the ground
Description: Embroidered sampler bearing the stitched signature, "El Fisher April 24 1820." Elizabeth Fisher was the half-sister of Jane Fisher Rolette Dousman.
Description: Each little world has its private Atlasworking his ethic in longhandtoward the stage set for the point of No Return
Description: A wooden folding ruler for measuring, with a portion broken off.
Description: Gown made by Charles Frederick Worth of Paris for Frances Fairchild of Madison, Wisconsin, 1880.
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...
If everything stopped dead — watches, tickers, hands — on every island something new would bloomand another age begin
Description: Page from Joy Camps photo album displaying five photographs. Young campers are captured in various activities, all near wooded areas. One camper in one pho...
Description: Interior view of group near the Main Lodge fireplace, with Barbara Ellen Joy seated in a camp chair reading to a group of young campers. Numerous decorativ...
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...
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