Kalleza e Grurit [=Ears of wheat] (1976), Dir. Bujar Kapexhiu, Ill. Riza Oparaku. Available online at Arkivi Qëndror Shtetëror i Filmit
A dream of autarky
Two weeks ago, this map, created by the Reddit user atrubetskoy, began making the rounds: It’s a striking visualization—a dramatic look at the metropolitan dominance of the United States economy. No doubt the map’s popularity was in part due to … Continue reading
“Not one of the worst in the city, but merely typical”
“Model of Block on Lower East Side from the Tenement House Exhibition of 1900,” in The Charity Organization Society of the City of New York Eighteenth Annual Report (1900), pg. 40. Available at Columbia University Community Service Photographs.
“The paradise of bicyclers”
Advertisement for Pope Manufacturing Company, in Sylvester Baxter, Greater Boston: A study for a federalized metropolis comprising the City of Boston and surrounding cities and towns (Boston: A. J. Philpott & Co., 1891), back cover.
Mahala Warren, U.S. Patent #USD82863S, “Design for a valentine envelope.”