Sighting

Transmissions from Earth 3

This very bizarre “Digits in Three” collection of videos on Archive.org is mesmerizing. Need a three-second reminder about American foreign trade in the year 1910? How about the 2001 population of Dindigu, India? The years Gerald Ford was in office? … Continue reading

Eartight

U. S. Army Natick Soldier Systems Center, “Navy Winter Hood” (October 9, 1975), Digital Commonwealth.

Peak-bagging

Elisée Reclus, The history of a mountain, Trans. Bertha Ness and John Lillie; Ill. L. Bennett (London: S. Low. 1881).

Wanted: Coconut picker. Must provide own pink uniform.

“Harvesting Cocoanuts, Porto Rico,” Stereocard from the collection of the Centro de Estudios Puertorriqueños.

Loosen up

From J. H. Kellogg, Outline studies of the human figure (Battle Creek: Modern Medicine Pub. Co., 1900), pg. 5. Available online at UNC-Greensboro Digital Collections.