This is George Bush’s accountability moment. That’s why I’m here. The mainstream media aren’t holding him accountable. Neither is Congress. So I’m not leaving Crawford until he’s held accountable. - Cindy Sheehan

There are things worth fighting for. And there are even some worth dying for. But Iraq is not one of them. - James Moore

      
Marriage is love.

Saturday, August 27, 2005

I Know a Secret



The New York Public Library Digital Gallery

Pack a lunch. You won't be coming out for a while, I promise.

'NYPL Digital Gallery provides access to over 337,000 images digitized from primary sources and printed rarities in the collections of The New York Public Library, including illuminated manuscripts, historical maps, vintage posters, rare prints and photographs, illustrated books, printed ephemera, and more.

Media: Artworks; fine prints; manuscript illuminations; maps; photographs; printed ephemera such as menus, post cards, posters, and trade cards; rare illustrated books; and other pictorial formats

Time periods: Middle ages to early- and mid-twentieth century predominate, although historical images of earlier eras may be found, as well as some post-1950 holdings

Subjects: The applied sciences, book arts, fine and decorative arts, history, performing arts, and social sciences; in other words, the established subject strengths of the vast collections of the Research Libraries'

2 Comments:

Blogger Tina said...

Amazing link Via... thanks so much. I think I will need to pack lunch and dinner.

12:42 AM  
Blogger via said...

I know....what a treasure trove! See you in E for Egypt! I'll bring the hummus and olives.

7:40 AM  

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