[Via The Presurfer]
Archive for the ‘History’ Category
A fascinating look at what kids born in 2000 have to say about the decade that’s about to end.
I just bought my first iPod today (a Touch) so I was amused by this ancient ad for portable stereos.
[From Eat Liver]
David Bowie, at 17 years old, spearheads the Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Long-haired Men in 1964.
From Shorpy: “Summer camp on the banks of the Potomac.” From 1915.
This fascinating video, a must-see for anyone interested in this period of American history, has been around for a few years. Offered as a video exhibit at the Lincoln Library and Museum, it shows the progress made by both sides throughout the U.S. Civil War, including the changing territorial lines and casualties inflicted in each battle.