Vintage Photographs

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Take a look at history through these vintage photos, many of which come from the Library's collection!

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A girl working at the library fiction department, “Librarians are an essential and vital bridge to the reader, … As book lovers, librarians introduce readers to books every day. I think it’s. I Love Books, Good Books, Books To Read, My Books, People Reading, Woman Reading, Vintage Library, Cultural, Library Books

Vintage Photos of Librarians Being Awesome

Librarians, in case you hadn’t heard, are essential members of society — likely to expand minds wherever they go — and, as such, are fully worthy of hero worship (whether theyR…

School Stumbles Upon Chalkboards From 1917 During Renovation, Perfectly Preserved Lessons Provide Rare Look Into Past. – Dusty Old Thing Vintage Chalkboard, School Chalkboard, Chalkboard Art, Education Director, Music Education, Health Education, Physical Education, Teaching Multiplication, Chalkboard Drawings

School Stumbles Upon Chalkboards From 1917 During Renovation, Perfectly Preserved Lessons Provide Rare Look Into Past.

School Stumbles Upon Chalkboards From 1917 During Renovation, Perfectly Preserved Lessons Provide Rare Look Into Past.

Pristine Footage Lets You Revisit Life in Paris in the Watch Footage Shot by the Lumière Brothers Vintage Photographs, Vintage Photos, Short Films, Filmmaking, Brother, Shots, Let It Be, Paris, Watch

Pristine Footage Lets You Revisit Life in Paris in the 1890s: Watch Footage Shot by the Lumière Brothers

Pioneering filmmakers Auguste and Louis Lumière, the inventors of the projected motion picture, held their first private screening in Paris in March of 1895. Open Culture, openculture.com

A scene from 'They Shall Not Grow Old', showing how film director Peter Jackson digitally remastered footage of the First World War. (Photo courtesy of THEY SHALL NOT GROW OLD/ WingNut Films/ Peter Jackson. Original black and white film © IWM) World War One, First World, Commonwealth, Hd Movies, Movie Tv, Jackson, Secret Life Of Pets, Armistice Day, Latest Movies

How Peter Jackson Made WWI Footage Seem Astonishingly New With ‘They Shall Not Grow Old’ (Published 2018)

How Peter Jackson Made WWI Footage Seem Astonishingly New

Past Tense ) As we digitize some six million photo prints in our files — dating back more than 100 years — we are using those images to bring vivid narratives and compelling characters of the past to life. - New York Times New York Times, Ny Times, Vintage Photographs, Vintage Photos, Past Tense, Historical Photos, Old And New, Locker Storage, This Is Us

The New York Times is digitizing more than 5 million photos dating back to the 1800s

"Ultimately, this digitalization will equip Times journalists with useful tools to make it easier to tell even more visual stories."

 Entered World War I American soldiers in Paris just after the armistice of World War I. The library was founded with books sent to U. GIs serving in the war. (American Library in Paris) Historical Artifacts, American Soldiers, France Travel, Love Book, World War Ii, Books To Read, Nostalgia, The Past, Reading

An American Library in Paris

Founded after World War I, the City of Light's English-language library has long been a haven for expats, including Hemingway

Author Molly Guptill Manning explains the importance of reading to the American victory Shopaholic Quotes, National History Day, Importance Of Reading, Make More Money, Vintage Photographs, Paperback Books, World War Ii, Picture Quotes, Book Worms

How Books Became a Critical Part of the Fight to Win World War II

Author Molly Guptill Manning explains the importance of reading to the American victory

A librarian at the British Library of Political and Economic Science collecting books for readers in the reserve stacks, [Photo via] Vintage Photographs, Vintage Photos, Social Work Exam, Vintage Library, Librarian Chic, Exam Study, Library Books, Library Shelves, Local Library

Vintage Photos of Librarians Being Awesome

Librarians, in case you hadn’t heard, are essential members of society — likely to expand minds wherever they go — and, as such, are fully worthy of hero worship (whether theyR…

Immaculately Restored Film Lets You Revisit Life in New York City in 1911 Berlin Street, 42nd Street, Vintage Photographs, Vintage Photos, Girl Film, New York Harbor, Historical Images, Silent Film, Museum Of Modern Art

Immaculately Restored Film Lets You Revisit Life in New York City in 1911

Other than one or two of the world's supercentenarians, nobody remembers New York in 1911. Plenty of living historians and enthusiasts of the city have paid intensive attention to that booming time period when the city's population fast approached five million, but none experienced it first-hand. Open Culture, openculture.com

A Very Vintage Holiday: Photos Recall Christmas Past Simply Learning, Christmas Past, Christmas Decorations, Holiday Decor, Time Of The Year, Vintage Holiday, Holiday Photos, Present Day, Holiday Fashion

A Very Vintage Holiday: Photos Recall Christmas Past

Get into the spirit of the season with these nostalgic photographs!

one of her favorite writers. Agatha Christie - Writer (Hercule Poirot, Miss Marple, etc) Agatha Christie, Miss Marple, I Love Books, Good Books, My Books, Hercule Poirot, Die Queen, Dangerous Minds, Book Authors

Key workers: writers at their typewriters - in pictures

As manufacture of typewriters comes to a close, look back at some of the iconic images of authors at their keyboards

How to Watch the Solar Eclipse Like a School Kid Fifth-graders at the Emerson School in Maywood, Ill. line up with backs to the sun and their eclipse-watching boxes over their heads. Watch Solar Eclipse, Solar Eclipse Activity, Solar Eclipse 2017, Eclipse Time, Total Eclipse, Best Kids Watches, Cool Watches, Teach Yourself Code, Moon Photography

Photos: 1960s School Kids Preparing to Safely Watch Solar Eclipse

In 1963, LIFE joined a class of school kids learning how to watch an eclipse without burning their eyes.