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movies
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favorite 1
comment 0
vintage film
Topics: vintage, film, poster
Playback Magazine
collection
272
ITEMS
7,958
VIEWS
collection
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Playback was a magazine produced by Ed Potter of Goldsboro, North Carolina from September of 1979 to the end of 2007. Ed also produced the Playback Underground tapes, full of material which didn't easily fit into the main magazine. Hear great voices from the past, including Ed Walker, Joybubbles, Peter Scialli, Tandy Way, Mel Cohen, and others. Hear the computer and technology age unfold before your very ears. Over 385 hours of material is included in this collection.
University of Georgia
collection
115
ITEMS
167,436
VIEWS
collection
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This collection includes General Catalogues and Commencement Programs from 1895 to 2012.
Arkiver Crawls
collection
464
ITEMS
4.2M
VIEWS
collection
eye 4.2M
Arkiver is a volunteer for downloading and preserving websites from the internet. The downloaded websites are uploaded to the Interet Archive for the Wayback Machine. The crawls are crawls of dying websites, important websites and any other websites worth to be preserved.
Topics: Arkiver, Web, Crawls
Community Audio
audio
eye 86
favorite 1
comment 0
PLAYLIST of the 529th radio show « Le Vestibule » September 1, 2007 from 9:00 P.M. to 11:00 P.M. Hosted by JEAN-FRANCOIS FECTEAU on CFOU 89.1 FM 1) DJ Shadow: “Stem/Long Stem” (MOWAX RECORDINGS) 2) Captain Funk: “Boogie Electricland (Sony Ericsson CM)” (MODEL ELECTRONIC) 3) KMFDM: “Spit Or Swallow” (METROPOLIS) 4) Rotersand: “I Am With You” (METROPOLIS) 5) Herbert: “Something Isn’t Right” (QUANGO MUSIC) 6) Army Of Briars: “I Travelled North To Hide” (DISCUS) 7) Vieux...
Topics: Vestibule, Le Vestibule, Fecteau, Jean-Francois, Jean-Francois Fecteau, CFOU, CFOU 89,1 FM, radio,...
Source: radio show Le Vestibule aired on September 1, 2007 from 9 PM to 11 PM on CFOU 89,1 FM
Fieldiana
collection
1,750
ITEMS
3.2M
VIEWS
collection
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The Fieldiana series has been published as Anthropological Series by Field Columbian Museum (1895-1909) and Field Museum of Natural History (1909-1943), and as Fieldiana: Anthropology by Chicago Natural History Museum (1945-1966) and Field Museum of Natural History (1966-)
The Surveyor Collection
collection
13
ITEMS
54,454
VIEWS
collection
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Material for this collection provided by Kris Kimball.
North Carolina Railroads
collection
163
ITEMS
34,170
VIEWS
collection
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Items contributed by University Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
collection
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The Mill Valley Public Library, Lucretia Little History Room collection contains texts and images from the 1860s to 1930s. A majority of the collection consists of portraits and photographs of residents of Mill Valley, Marin County, California. Included also are train tickets and time cards from the early 1900s. The Lucretia Little History Room is dedicated to illuminating the unique and vibrant history of Mill Valley and making this history accessible to people of all ages and interests. We...
New England College of Optometry Library
collection
308
ITEMS
82,223
VIEWS
collection
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The New England College of Optometry was founded in 1894 as the Klein School of Optics, and is the oldest continuously operating school of optometry in the United States. During the 20th century, as optometry evolved as an independent health care profession, it expanded its curriculum and clinical programs to reflect the changing demands of the public. The name changed in 1901 to the Massachusetts School of Optometry, in 1950 to the Massachusetts College of Optometry, and in 1976 to the New...
USGS Maps of South Carolina
collection
568
ITEMS
159,998
VIEWS
collection
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USGS maps for the state of South Carolina are available here. Click to go to the collection page for USGS DRG maps of all 50 states.
Southern Folklife Collection
collection
21
ITEMS
45,499
VIEWS
collection
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Materials relating to, or originating from the Southern Folklife Collection at Wilson Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Educational Films
movies
eye 465
favorite 2
comment 0
Documentary
Topics: Holden, William, 1918-1981, Holden, William, 1918-1981, Motion picture actors and actresses, Motion...
Community Audio
by Bennett Theissen
audio
eye 222
favorite 2
comment 1
The Chill Room, 2 February 2018 at 0900pm PST on  killradio.org 256k VBR, 30 mins, salute to Mark E Smith "My heart and I agree." I've devoted several programs over the years to The Fall. I'm also pondering what "rock" and "post punk" mean and its value. I will let my UK and major Fall fan friend Dave Parker express his observations: " "I've been surprised by the impact here - BBC and Guardian have both given him decent coverage, which I could never have...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: audio/mpeg, music, Fall, Mark E Smith, tribute, killradio, killradio.org
Classic TV uploaded by HappySwordsman
movies
eye 1,413
favorite 2
comment 3
Very early television series from 1949, aired locally in Los Angeles. A pop music show featuring talented performers. A bit stilted, but not bad given the limitations of early live local television. Contains the original commercials. (per the reviewer, I have changed the date in the title).
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews )
Topics: Classic TV, Television, Live television, Local television, Los Angeles, Pop music, Popular music,...
Podcasts
audio
eye 2,458
favorite 2
comment 0
Patrick and JB are angry prophets denouncing the hypocrisies of our times.
Topics: podcast, network, sidney lumet, william holden, faye dunaway, oscar winners, 1970s movies
TEL Newsletter
collection
9
ITEMS
3,867
VIEWS
collection
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TEL (Telephone Electronics Line) was a small publication that was dedicated to phone phreaking and hacking. It began publishing in November 1974. TEL was similar to TAP but was geared totally toward phone phreaking. In 1975, Pacific Telephone & Telegraph won a lawsuit against the publishers of TEL. The Superior Court of California, County L.A. court ordered TEL to stop publishing immediately. A letter was mailed to all subscribers advising them to destroy all back issues of TEL. TEL ceased...
Duke University Libraries, Advertising
collection
28
ITEMS
53,882
VIEWS
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The Hartman Center for Sales, Advertising & Marketing History in Duke’s David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library holds an extensive collection of correspondence, publications, advertisements, photographs, slides, films, books and serials that document the history of advertising, sales, and marketing over the past two centuries. In addition to the J. Walter Thompson Company Archives, the most comprehensive historical record of any advertising agency, the Center contains the...
by Gerard Arthus
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This is a collection containing digital versions of manuals, advertising documents, and images of Sears Products.
Topics: COL-001, garthus, garthus1, sears, roebuck, manuals, catalogs
James Birney Collection of Anti-Slavery Pamphlets
collection
1,788
ITEMS
1.1M
VIEWS
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The collection contains materials gathered by James Birney in the course of his anti-slavery labors, and items gathered by William Birney while preparing a biography of his father. Over the years the collection has been augmented and now includes both anti- and pro-slavery material; printed speeches; African colonization; politics and campaign biographies; and black eduction.
Audiophile CD Collection
by Artful Dodger; Cheap Trick; Chris Bell; Chris Stamey; Earth Quake; Flamin’ Groovies; Fotomaker; Pezband; Piper; The Diodes; The Flashcubes; The Names; The Nerves; The Paley Brothers; The Real Kids; The Scruffs; Tommy Hoehn
audio
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Tracklist: 1. Shake Some Action - Flamin’ Groovies 2. Baby It's Cold Outside - Pezband 3. Hanging on the Telephone - The Nerves 4. Wayside - Artful Dodger 5. Hit the Floor - Earth Quake 6. Can't Wait - Piper 7. When You Find Out - The Nerves 8. The Summer Sun - Chris Stamey 9. Blow Yourself Up - Tommy Hoehn 10. My Mind - The Scruffs 11. Why Can't It Be - The Names 12. Southern Girls - Cheap Trick 13. All Kindsa Girls - The Real Kids 14. Come Out and Play - The Paley Brothers 15. Where Have...
Topic: Compilation
Source: CD
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by William Shakespeare
audio
eye 178,386
favorite 4
comment 0
LibriVox recording of Macbeth by William Shakespeare. (Translated by José López Tomás.) Read in Spanish by Victor Villarraza Macbeth cuenta una historia de crimen y castigo entreverada de brujería y elementos sobrenaturales. Amparado en las engañosas profecías de las Hermanas Fatídicas, brujas o diosas del destino, Macbeth decide asesinar a su rey y tomar la corona. Consciente del horror al que se entrega, forja su terrible destino y se deja poseer por el mal que nace del ansia de poder,...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, drama, Shakespeare, macbeth, lady macbeth, tragedia, dunca
Community Video
movies
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favorite 7
comment 1
Hal Roach's 1940 sex-change comedy Turnabout starring Carole Landis, Adolphe Menjou, Mary Astor, Margaret Roach, and John Hubbard ~ Learn more about Carole at http://www.carolelandis.net
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: sex change, comedy, hal roach, carole landis, mary astor, margaret roach, adoplhe menjou, john...
The VHS Vault
movies
eye 4,511
favorite 7
comment 0
120 Minutes From Tijuana Mexico MTV WOC 1992 02
Cuban Magazines and Newspapers
collection
927
ITEMS
160,971
VIEWS
collection
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Public domain cuban magazines and newspapers
Topics: Cuba, Magazines, Newspapers, Revistas, Periódicos
Radio Shack Catalogs
collection
116
ITEMS
37,055
VIEWS
collection
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As these scanned catalogs are coming from a wide set of sources, there are likely to be doubled catalog items and variant quality in the scans.
Sponsor Magazine
collection
206
ITEMS
146,607
VIEWS
collection
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Sponsor was a magazine for radio and TV advertising buyers and commercial broadcast stations. It published from November of 1946 to December of 1964. It began as a monthly, and then went bimonthly in 1950. It went weekly from October of 1956. Norman R. Glenn (born Norman R. Goldman), founding editor and publisher of Sponsor and Marketing and Media Decisions, was born in Chicago Heights, Illinois on September 3, 1909. Mr. Glenn enrolled in the University of Chicago as a Liberal Arts major in...
Trade Catalogues
collection
66
ITEMS
17,593
VIEWS
by Resources digitised by Sydney Living Museums
collection
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This selection of digitised resources consists largely of items taken from the collection of trade catalogues held by the Caroline Simpson Library & Research Collection, Sydney Living Museums. The collection includes trade literature related to house and garden design and interior furnishing, as well as building materials, house fittings, and hardware. It comprises publications from merchants and manufacturers in Australia, England, Scotland, the United States, and Europe, as well as...
Topics: Trade Catalogues, Trade Catalogs
BBC Monographs Collection
collection
115
ITEMS
31,924
VIEWS
collection
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As part of its mission, the British Broadcasting Corporation's research department would publish its papers as monographs, covering all manner of scientific and technical information at regular interviews. These papers have been scanned by the BBC and provided for the public and for history.
Record Research
collection
193
ITEMS
131,081
VIEWS
collection
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Record Research was founded in 1955 by Leonardt Kunstadt, unofficially as an extension of 'Record Changer' magazine. It featured discographical research into record labels and series and dates and personnel, but also frequently spread into editorials and opinions, subject discographies, historical and biographical research, and even a long-running comic panel.
Copyright Records
collection
674
ITEMS
5.3M
VIEWS
collection
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Welcome to the Catalogs of Copyright Entries This ongoing project presents records of copyright ownership from the United States Copyright Office for the period from July 1891 through December 1977. The Catalogs of Copyright Entries (CCEs) are published compilations of copyright registration records cataloged in periods ranging from semiweekly to semiannually. There are 660 CCE volumes arranged by year, cataloging period, and class of material. The volumes are being digitized in reverse...
Topic: copyrightrecords
collection
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The London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine is a world-leading centre for research and postgraduate education in public and global health, with 3,900 students and more than 1,000 staff worki ng in over 100 countries. The School is one of the highest-rated research institutions in the UK, and was recently cited as the world's leading research-focused graduate school. Our mission is to improve health and health equity in the UK and worldwide; working in partnership to achieve excellence...
Flight International Magazine
collection
1,438
ITEMS
178,570
VIEWS
collection
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Flight International (or Flight) is a global aerospace weekly publication produced in the UK. Founded in 1909 as "A Journal devoted to the Interests, Practice, and Progress of Aerial Locomotion and Transport". It is the world's oldest continuously published aviation news magazine. With a team of journalists and correspondents around the world, it provides global coverage of aerospace manufacturing and aviation operations in the areas of air transport, business aviation, defence,...
Practical Television
collection
14
ITEMS
31,591
VIEWS
collection
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Practical Television, later known as Television and subsequently Television & Consumer Electronics, was a UK magazine for the electronics/TV servicing trade, enthusiasts, and the general public. Practical Television was initially a supplement to Practical Wireless and available as a separate publication from September 1934. The first issue after the war was No. 1 in April 1950. The chief editor was F.J. Camm and it was published by George Newnes. It ceased publication in June 2008 after...
collection
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Passenger and Crew lists for vessels arriving in New York, New York 1897-1957.
Topic: genealogy
the Bell Book Collection
collection
281
ITEMS
326,619
VIEWS
collection
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Artifactual materials and documents relating to The Computer Museum in Boston, 1980s-1998 This is a collection of “computing” and books about “computing” before the stored program computer. Gwen Bell began collecting these 200+ books about computation and record keeping in 1976. This was just after the opening of the Digital Museum which was a converted coat closet in the lobby of Building 12 of Digital Equipment Corporation (DEC) in Maynard, MA. The museum was started after Gwen, Ken...
dB Magazine: The Audio Engineers' Magazine
collection
222
ITEMS
70,931
VIEWS
collection
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db Magazine covered audio engineering from November of 1967 to 1994. Published monthly, in 1986 frequency was reduced to 6 times a year.
NLM Medicine in the Americas
collection
22,880
ITEMS
4.3M
VIEWS
collection
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Medicine in the Americas – a digital library project of the U.S. National Library of Medicine – consists of works which demonstrate the evolution of American medicine from seventeenth-century colonial frontier outposts to twentieth-century research hospitals. Drawing on the collections of NLM's History of Medicine Division , Medicine in the Americas encompasses works dating as early as 1610 and printed in the United States and around the New World, including Latin America, the Caribbean,...
collection
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Ephemerals: Cookbooks, Event Programs, and Directories relating to Religion in North Carolina.
Community Video
movies
eye 8,210
favorite 15
comment 1
Young Man with a Horn 1950 A kid who loves the trumpet becomes a great musician. After fame and fortune, he falls on alcoholism. The story is somehow based upon the life of the legendary trumpeter Bix Biederbeck (Leon Bix Beiderbecke). Director: Michael Curtiz Writers: Carl Foreman (screenplay), Edmund H. North (screenplay), Dorothy Baker  (novel) Stars: Kirk Douglas, Lauren Bacall, Doris Day, Hoagy Carmichael, and Juano Hernandez (featuring Art Hazzard).  Know more about the film...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Jazz, Big Bands, Hoagy Carmichael
Radio Magazines
collection
174
ITEMS
124,939
VIEWS
by Various
collection
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A large collection of various radio and broadcasting magazines from the last 100 years.
California State Library
collection
2,959
ITEMS
2.3M
VIEWS
collection
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The California State Library , a California public research institution, provides its customers with the accurate, up-to-date information they need to do their jobs easily, quickly, and confidently. Whether you are an elected official, a state employee, a representative of one of California's libraries, a person with special reading needs or a member of the general public, the California State Library is here for you. Our staff, including librarians, researchers, and consultants are at your...
Avery Library Architectural Trade Catalogs
collection
505
ITEMS
99,508
VIEWS
collection
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Select architectural trade catalogs from Avery Architectural & Fine Arts Library. Trade catalogs, also known as manufacturer's or commercial catalogs, are an important primary source of information on building materials, supplies, decorative elements and industry trends during the 19th and early 20th centuries. Avery Library has a large collection of these original catalogs, most of them in our rare book collection called "Classics."
Audio History
collection
791
ITEMS
157,035
VIEWS
collection
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A collection of texts related to the history of music and audio recordings.
Topics: 78rpm, audio, music, history
Movie and Radio Guide
collection
115
ITEMS
104,488
VIEWS
collection
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A guide to network radio programming schedules and programs. Published weekly with multiple regional edtions to reflect "local" area programming. Morphed into Movie Radio Guide and is the predecessor of TV Guide.
The VHS Vault
movies
eye 1,866
favorite 19
comment 0
Rare VHS rip. The film is composed of two stories, "Food For" and "The Brothers", both of which are narrated by a mother (Shirley L. Jones) reading the tales to her deceased son Bobby. "Food For" centers upon a family that is so poor that they are unable to afford food for every family member. Their only solution is to get rid of some of their family in order to increase the amount of supper for everyone else. "The Brother" follows two brothers who have...
Topics: tales from teh quadead zone, vhs, 1980s, 1987, horror, anthology, quadead
Prelinger Archives
by DeVry School Films, Inc.
movies
eye 18,747
favorite 18
comment 1
Interested animated instructional film detailing electronic communications in the early part of the century. Interestingly enough, the popular vocational school DeVry claims that they began as a school in 1931, with no mention of the production of these informational films as early as (in the case of this film) 1928. 0616 PA8110 History of Communication
favorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Communication: Telephone, Motion Pictures: Sponsored, Motion Pictures: Industrial, Electronics,...
Movie Trailers
collection
3,308
ITEMS
11.8M
VIEWS
collection
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A collection of film trailers contributed by users.
Topic: trailers
Audio Magazine
collection
151
ITEMS
124,801
VIEWS
collection
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Audio magazine was a periodical published from 1947 to 2000, and was America's longest-running audio magazine. Audio published reviews of audio products and audio technology as well as informational articles on topics such as acoustics, psychoacoustics and the art of listening. Audio claimed to be the successor of Radio magazine which was established in 1917. Audio began life in Mineola, New York in 1947 as Audio Engineering for the purpose of publishing new developments in audio engineering....
Elliott Smith
collection
111
ITEMS
3.1M
VIEWS
by Elliott Smith
collection
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Download free music. Concerts in the Live Music Archive are available for download and streaming in formats including flac, mp3, and ogg vorbis.
Smash Hits Magazine
collection
234
ITEMS
154,008
VIEWS
collection
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Smash Hits was a pop music magazine aimed at teenagers and young adults, featuring lyrics, photographs, interviews and news related to celebrity music acts in the UK (Later offshoots arrived in the US and Australia). After an initial test issue, the magazine started publishing in 1979, switching to a fortnightly schedule after three issues, and finally closing up in 2006. Starting in 2008, Brian McCloskey began a project called Like Punk Never Happened, providing scanned and described issues of...
Winterthur Museum Library
collection
928
ITEMS
1M
VIEWS
collection
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The library at the Henry Francis du Pont Winterthur Museum is a research center that contains a wide variety of written and visual materials that promote the interdisciplinary study of American art, material culture, and everyday life in America into the 20th century. It includes books, periodicals, archival material, printed ephemera, and both historical and modern photographs. Special strengths include manufacturers' and retailers' catalogs, resources that describe craft techniques, advice...
Topic: keywords
Prelinger Archives
by Guggenheim (Charles) & Associates, Inc.
movies
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favorite 22
comment 3
05:36:40:18 Great shot 1950s St. Louis traffic police car pulls up to curb, number 72 on side of car; police officer in passenger seat looks up; enormous ornate clock on building reads 6:25; police officer drives through empty city street of St. Louis earl morning; old man, shopkeeper, watches car cop car drive by, CU broom swooping trash on sidewalk, CU VS brooms sweeping trash on to the sidewalk; CU bottle of whisky is smashed on the curb. 05:37:42:27 Homeless man with scruffy face looks up...
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Aviation Week Magazine
collection
2,092
ITEMS
463,768
VIEWS
collection
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Aviation Week & Space Technology, often abbreviated Aviation Week or AW&ST, is the flagship magazine of the Aviation Week Network. The weekly magazine is available in print and online, reporting on the aerospace, defense and aviation industries, with a core focus on aerospace technology. It has reputation for its contacts inside the United States military and industry organizations. The publication is sometimes informally called "Aviation Leak and Space Mythology" in defense...
Miscellaneous Warren Publishing Magazines
collection
9
ITEMS
44,383
VIEWS
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This collection consists of issues of Warren Publishing magazines that were either one-shot issues (not part of a series) or parts of series that are far from complete in this archive.
Gerard Arthus - Pulp Magazine Collection
collection
321
ITEMS
218,609
VIEWS
by Gerard Arthus
collection
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A collection of pulp books, magazines, and newspapers. Many of these magazines, books, booklets, and pamphlets are deteriorating rapidly. Some may disappear without any digital record. This collection is an attempt to place my items in a digital format and into the Public Domain for all to access and hopefully enjoy.
Topics: garthus, garthus1, pulp
Newspapers
collection
280,933
ITEMS
32.1M
VIEWS
collection
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The newspapers in this collection have been scanned as part of a pilot project using microfilm and microfiche. After using a microfilm/fiche scanner to create a digital image of each page, we process the resulting images so that each reel is contained in a single item with easily navigable files. For a few examples, please see: The New York times (Oct 16 31 1915) The New York times (1919 July 1-15) The New York times (May 1-15 1915)
Reclaim The Records
collection
1,477
ITEMS
2.3M
VIEWS
by Reclaim The Records
collection
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Reclaim The Records is a not-for-profit activist group that uses state Freedom of Information laws to obtain copies of genealogical and archival data sets from government agencies, state libraries, and municipal archives. We then make the data available to the public for free, without any copyrights, usage restrictions, or paywalls. You can learn more about us and sign up for our free e-mail newsletter on our website at https://www.ReclaimTheRecords.org/ or follow us on Twitter at...
Crime Must Pay the Penalty! (Ace Comics)
collection
13
ITEMS
11,635
VIEWS
collection
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Ace Comics was the banner under which pulp magazine publisher Aaron A. Wyn and his wife Rose Wyn produced comic books between 1940 and the end of 1956. The Wyns had been publishing pulp fiction under the Periodical House and Magazine Publishers names since 1928. Like many comic book publishers of the day, Ace Comics earlier series included costumed superheroes, although as trends in the comic book market changed by the 1950s the focus shifted more to other genres, such as crime, horror,...
Ted Nelson's Junk Mail Cartons
collection
6,857
ITEMS
335,109
VIEWS
by Various
collection
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Throughout his long and varied career, pioneer and visionary Ted Nelson investigated technical possibilities of all kinds.  He checked reader service cards from magazines in a wide variety of industries, unleashing torrents of further information on products, services and academic research.  Companies large and small, ranging from large names like IBM and Burroughs to short-lived startups, sent their brochures, catalogs and flyers-- mailings from aerospace, engineering,...
Topics: Junk Mail, Flyers, Brochures, Information, Vintage Computing, Aerospace, Computers, Programming
Ace Comics Collection
collection
206
ITEMS
167,714
VIEWS
collection
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Ace Comics was the banner under which pulp magazine publisher Aaron A. Wyn and his wife Rose Wyn produced comic books between 1940 and the end of 1956. The Wyns had been publishing pulp fiction under the Periodical House and Magazine Publishers names since 1928. Like many comic book publishers of the day, Ace Comics earlier series included costumed superheroes, although as trends in the comic book market changed by the 1950s the focus shifted more to other genres, such as crime, horror,...
NASA Technical Documents
collection
26,275
ITEMS
9.8M
VIEWS
collection
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Technical documents from NASA
Topic: nasa
Meccano Magazine
collection
650
ITEMS
573,121
VIEWS
collection
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Meccano Magazine was an English monthly hobby magazine published by Meccano Ltd between 1916 and 1963, and by other publishers between 1963 and 1981. The magazine was initially created for Meccano builders, but it soon became a general hobby magazine aimed at "boys of all ages". It remained in circulation for over sixty years. The magazine was launched by Frank Hornby, the inventor of Meccano, as a bi-monthly publication in 1916 in the United States as "Meccano Engineer",...
Cornell University Library
collection
76,312
ITEMS
70.5M
VIEWS
collection
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The originals of these books are in the Cornell University Library . The majority were digitized in 2008 with funding by Microsoft Corporation. Scanning was performed by Kirtas Technologies; OCR was performed by, and derivative formats created by, the Internet Archive. Other digitizing projects followed, adding to this collection. One such project included books and journals in the life sciences and natural history for the purposes of being added to the Biodiversity Heritage Library or...
Scientific American (1845-1909)
collection
2,870
ITEMS
1.5M
VIEWS
collection
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Scientific American (informally abbreviated SciAm) is a popular science magazine. It is notable for its long history of presenting science monthly to an educated but not necessarily scientific public, through its careful attention to the clarity of its text as well as the quality of its specially commissioned color graphics. Many famous scientists, including Einstein, have contributed articles in the past 167 years. It is the oldest continuously published monthly magazine in America. Scientific...
The Magazine Rack Miscellaneous Bin
collection
171
ITEMS
365,529
VIEWS
collection
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This collection consists of issues of magazines in either very small runs or for which only a handful of representative issues have been uploaded to the Internet Archive. Some may eventually expand into their own collections, but many are destined to be collected in these virtual stacks, single examples of the runs of magazines they were part of. (Some magazines have full collections elsewhere but those collections are from a specific library or archive; a search for the title of magazines in...
A/V Geeks
collection
1,540
ITEMS
4.5M
VIEWS
by Internet Archive
collection
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The A/V Geeks Film Archive is an ephemeral film collection curated by Skip Elsheimer. What started as a hobby more than ten years is now a lifetime commitment. His collection has grown to over 25,000 films gathered from school auctions, thrift stores, closets and dumpsters. He presents themed film shows in his home base of Raleigh, North Carolina and he's taken his shows on the road across the United States. Films from Skip's archive have been released on DVDs. For more information about A/V...
Topic: Moving Images
International Tool Catalog Library
collection
4,362
ITEMS
759,224
VIEWS
collection
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The International Tool Catalog Library includes manufacturer's and dealer's catalogs, advertisements, and related literature of tools of all trades. The emphasis is on hand tools, portable power tools, and tool-making. It also includes machinery from industries that may not be well-represented on other websites. The collection is a resource for tool users, collectors, sellers, historians, teachers, and descendants of tool manufacturer's owners and employees. The majority of items are in the...
Topic: trade catalogs
Prelinger Library
collection
4,097
ITEMS
12.2M
VIEWS
collection
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The Prelinger Library is a private research library open to the public, located in downtown San Francisco. Its collections encompass some 50,000 books, periodical volumes and printed ephemera. The Prelinger Library is currently curating this online collection of public domain materials in key subject areas. Click for more information about the Prelinger Library
Topic: Prelinger
Media History Digital Library
collection
5,439
ITEMS
10.1M
VIEWS
collection
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A conservation and access project for historical printed materials related to cinema, broadcasting and recorded sound. Visit our new website and read our blog at http://www.mediahistoryproject.org/ Search Media History Digital Library titles: Advanced Search
Fawcett Comics
collection
770
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240,437
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Fawcett Comics, a division of Fawcett Publications, was one of several successful comic book publishers during the Golden Age of Comic Books in the 1940s. Its most popular character was Captain Marvel, the alter ego of radio reporter Billy Batson, who transformed into the hero whenever he said the magic word "Shazam!" Other characters published by Fawcett include Captain Video, Hopalong Cassidy, Ibis the Invincible, Bulletman and Bulletgirl, Spy Smasher, Captain Midnight, Phantom...
The Pulp Magazine Archive
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13,476
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7.8M
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Pulp magazines (often referred to as "the pulps"), also collectively known as pulp fiction, refers to inexpensive fiction magazines published from 1896 through the 1950s. The typical pulp magazine was seven inches wide by ten inches high, half an inch thick, and 128 pages long. Pulps were printed on cheap paper with ragged, untrimmed edges. The name pulp comes from the cheap wood pulp paper on which the magazines were printed. Magazines printed on better paper were called...
Doctor Who Books
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396
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313,452
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by Various
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A large collection of various Doctor Who-related books, texts, magazine articles and literature. Doctor Who is a British science-fiction television programme produced by the BBC. The programme depicts the adventures of the Doctor, a Time Lord—a time-travelling humanoid alien. He explores the universe in his TARDIS, a sentient time-travelling space ship. Its exterior appears as a blue British police box, which was a common sight in Britain in 1963 when the series first aired. Along with a...
Building Technology Heritage Library
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11,172
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5.4M
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by Association for Preservation Technology, Int.
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The Building Technology Heritage Library (BTHL) is primarily a collection of American and Canadian, pre-1964 architectural trade catalogs, house plan books and technical building guides. Trade catalogs are an important primary source to document past design and construction practices. These materials can aid in the preservation and conservation of older structures as well as other research goals. About the Building Technology Heritage Library The BTHL contains materials from various private and...
Topic: Building Technology Heritage Library
Internet Archive Books
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1,412,794
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64.2M
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Books contributed by the Internet Archive.
Topic: internet archive books