Early train

Early train

todaysdocument:

Help Clean up for National Public Lands Day!
Join other volunteers in helping to care for our public lands!  Follow our colleagues at mypubliclands​ for more on National Public Lands Day and find a NPLD event near you!

Excerpted from: Woodsy Owl Public Service Announcement Collection, ca. 1965 - ca. 1985


HOOT

todaysdocument:

Help Clean up for National Public Lands Day!

Join other volunteers in helping to care for our public lands!  Follow our colleagues at mypubliclands​ for more on National Public Lands Day and find a NPLD event near you!

Excerpted from: Woodsy Owl Public Service Announcement Collection, ca. 1965 - ca. 1985

HOOT

azspot:


Clear as Mud
#nofilter

#nofilter

houghtonlib:

Dürer, Albrecht, 1471-1528. Vnderweysung der Messung, mit dem Zirckel vn̄ Richtscheyt, in Linien ebnen vnnd gantzen Corporen, 1525.

Typ 520.25.340

Houghton Library, Harvard University

jpa-thevillain:

MMM

stare at this while listening to junior boys. no disappointment.

jpa-thevillain:

MMM

stare at this while listening to junior boys. no disappointment.

chicagopubliclibrary:

One Book, One Chicago 
The 2014-2015 pick for our citywide reading program, One Book, One Chicago, is the Pulitzer-Prize winning “The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay” by Michael Chabon! 
Our shelves are stacked and ready for you. Join the conversation at onebookonechicago.org. #OBOC

chicagopubliclibrary:

One Book, One Chicago 

The 2014-2015 pick for our citywide reading program, One Book, One Chicago, is the Pulitzer-Prize winning “The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay” by Michael Chabon! 

Our shelves are stacked and ready for you. Join the conversation at onebookonechicago.org. #OBOC

newberryprinting:

TGIF!

Today we share with you two of our favorite things: typefaces and wine!

Newberry call number: Case Wing Z250 .A5 Box 14.

archivesofamericanart:

Fancy making your own writing ink? Just grab eight ounces of goose grease and some other witches’ brew items. Dazzle your friends and Pinterest followers with this recipe from the Harriet Endicott Waite research material on Currier and Ives, a 19th century printmaking firm. 

archivesofamericanart:

Fancy making your own writing ink? Just grab eight ounces of goose grease and some other witches’ brew items. Dazzle your friends and Pinterest followers with this recipe from the Harriet Endicott Waite research material on Currier and Ives, a 19th century printmaking firm. 

nypl:

Tomorrow at the Stephen A. Schwarzman Building artist Nick Cave discusses his breathtaking new book, Nick Cave: Epitome with Nato Thompson, Chief Curator of Creative Time and contributing author. This definitive monograph surveys the artist’s exuberant and genre-defying Soundsuits, performance work, and sculptural installations, and explores the transformative power of one’s imagination and capacity for fantasy.

nypl:

Tomorrow at the Stephen A. Schwarzman Building artist Nick Cave discusses his breathtaking new book, Nick Cave: Epitome with Nato Thompson, Chief Curator of Creative Time and contributing author. This definitive monograph surveys the artist’s exuberant and genre-defying Soundsuits, performance work, and sculptural installations, and explores the transformative power of one’s imagination and capacity for fantasy.