Monthly Archives: June 2010

Happy Father’s Day!

Happy Father’s Day to all my friends who are dads, who are celebrating with their dads or who are missing them. I’d also like to honor the grandfathers, uncles, teachers, neighbors and other good men who provide support to kids … Continue reading

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RIP Jimmy Dean, 1928-2010

The Mount Pleasant Heritage Trail is a self-guided walking tour of the Mount Pleasant neighborhood in Washington, DC. I really like these historical markers, which combine a map and text with photographs and other images from various time periods. This … Continue reading

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Fruit Crate Labels from the Boston Public Library

Produce Crate Labels — The Boston Public Library has added some more great fruit crate labels from the 1920s, ’30s and ’40s to their Flickr account. There’s a lot of social and cultural history in these labels, and they’re also … Continue reading

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