Strange & Interesting Open Access and Copyright-expired stuff.

25th May 2012

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"American Labor — Producing for Attack," 1942 - 1945 by The U.S. National Archives on Flickr.

"American Labor — Producing for Attack," 1942 - 1945 by The U.S. National Archives on Flickr.

Tagged: LaborU.S. National ArchivesAmerican laborWorld War II posters

24th May 2012

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"Save the products of the land. Eat more fish- they feed themselves.", ca. 1917 - ca. 1919 by The U.S. National Archives on Flickr.

"Save the products of the land. Eat more fish- they feed themselves.", ca. 1917 - ca. 1919 by The U.S. National Archives on Flickr.

Tagged: U.S. National ArchivesWhat's Cooking Uncle Sam?FishFoodRationWorld War IPoster

24th May 2012

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"Know your onions. Make all the food go all the way. Food is ammunition don’t waste it." 1941 - 1945 by The U.S. National Archives on Flickr.

"Know your onions. Make all the food go all the way. Food is ammunition don’t waste it." 1941 - 1945 by The U.S. National Archives on Flickr.

Tagged: U.S. National ArchivesWhat's Cooking Uncle Sam?OnionWorld War IIPosterFoodRation

23rd May 2012

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Stanley Davis by National Library NZ on The Commons on Flickr.

Stanley Davis by National Library NZ on The Commons on Flickr.

Tagged: ephemeraadvertising

23rd May 2012

Photo with 1 note

"Let’s spend Christmas and New Year’s this way! And not in a hospital!", 1941 - 1945 by The U.S. National Archives on Flickr.

"Let’s spend Christmas and New Year’s this way! And not in a hospital!", 1941 - 1945 by The U.S. National Archives on Flickr.

Tagged: U.S. National ArchivesWinterChristmaschuck thorndikecartooningsanta clausnew year's baby

22nd May 2012

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"Know your onions. Make all the food go all the way. Food is ammunition don’t waste it." 1941 - 1945 by The U.S. National Archives on Flickr.

"Know your onions. Make all the food go all the way. Food is ammunition don’t waste it." 1941 - 1945 by The U.S. National Archives on Flickr.

Tagged: U.S. National ArchivesWhat's Cooking Uncle Sam?OnionWorld War IIPosterFoodRation

22nd May 2012

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Living Mary, Nazareth by OSU Special Collections & Archives on Flickr.

Living Mary, Nazareth by OSU Special Collections & Archives on Flickr.

Tagged: OSU ArchivesTake a TripPalestine & SyriaNazarethFlickr_homeMary's Well

21st May 2012

Photo with 9 notes

Sleeping cat with soldier, 1915 by Australian War Memorial collection on Flickr.

Sleeping cat with soldier, 1915 by Australian War Memorial collection on Flickr.

Tagged: Australian War Memorialcatuniformbootsww1first world warMelbournemoustachesoldiersportraitTimaru New ZealandanimalmammalfelinekittytentPrivateErnest Edmund BiltonBiltonhatcap1915AustraliaVictoriaBroadmeadows5th Battalion

18th May 2012

Photo with 38 notes

Video still of UFO by The National Archives UK on Flickr.

Video still of UFO by The National Archives UK on Flickr.

Tagged: The National Archives (UK)UFOMinistry of Defence

17th May 2012

Photo with 1 note

Colour sketch of a ‘spaceship’ creating crop circles by The National Archives UK on Flickr.

Colour sketch of a ‘spaceship’ creating crop circles by The National Archives UK on Flickr.

Tagged: The National Archives (UK)UFOMinistry of Defencecrop circle

17th May 2012

Photo with 3 notes

Close up of light in sky, Sri Lanka by The National Archives UK on Flickr.

Close up of light in sky, Sri Lanka by The National Archives UK on Flickr.

Tagged: The National Archives (UK)UFOMinistry of DefenceSri Lankaskyclouds

16th May 2012

Photo with 1 note

Lucky Elephant by National Library of Ireland on The Commons on Flickr.

Lucky Elephant by National Library of Ireland on The Commons on Flickr.

Tagged: ParadeElephantHowdahIrish Hospital SweepstakesIrish SweepThe SweepCostumesCrowdsUmbrellasGarageMcCarthysCoady'sPlayer's PleaseBewley'sSweet AftonCarPolicemenGarda SíochánaFloatMarch19351930sThirtiesIndependent Newspapers CollectionNational Library of IrelandAdvertisingTusks

16th May 2012

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Uniformed Letter Carrier with Child in Mailbag by Smithsonian Institution on Flickr.

Uniformed Letter Carrier with Child in Mailbag by Smithsonian Institution on Flickr.

Tagged: Smithsonian InstitutionMailmanStork?childmailbagchild in mailbaguniformfunnycutePostal Servicemaildisgruntledgrasssidingwoodstonefoundationgoingpostalmanbagvintagedippingblackwhiteblack&whitebwkidpostmanSpecial DeliveryclapboardSomebody gets a suprise in the Mail

15th May 2012

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Man with a female spirit by National Media Museum on Flickr.

Man with a female spirit by National Media Museum on Flickr.

Tagged: nationalmediamuseumspiritspirit photographmanportraitmoustacheparanormalspiritualistseatedsepiaoccultghostdouble exposurefakeclokemaskcloaktiejacketmediumfantasmaespiritoespectrommmmm

15th May 2012

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Margaret Barr’s “Strange Children” [ballet], 1955 / photographer unknown by State Library of New South Wales collection on Flickr.

Margaret Barr’s “Strange Children” [ballet], 1955 / photographer unknown by State Library of New South Wales collection on Flickr.

Tagged: balletumbrellamodernsandshiftbarefootmodern dancemovementbeachdancers