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Building Technology Heritage Library
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by Association for Preservation Technology, Int.
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eye 5.4M
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
Gerard Arthus - Pulp Magazine Collection
collection
321
ITEMS
217,561
VIEWS
by Gerard Arthus
collection
eye 217,561
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
Audio History
collection
791
ITEMS
155,834
VIEWS
collection
eye 155,834
A collection of texts related to the history of music and audio recordings.
Topics: 78rpm, audio, music, history
Cornell University Library
by United States. Hydrographic Office
texts
eye 140,624
favorite 16
comment 0
The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topics: Signals and signaling, Merchant marine
University of Toronto - Robarts Library
by Ives, Herbert Eugene, 1882-1953
texts
eye 137,550
favorite 38
comment 1
52
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Aerial photography
Cornell University Library
by Great Britain. Board of Trade; United States. Hydrographic Office
texts
eye 119,060
favorite 7
comment 0
The metadata below describe the original scanning. Follow the "All Files: HTTP" link in the "View the book" box to the left to find XML files that contain more metadata about the original images and the derived formats (OCR results, PDF etc.). See also the What is the directory structure for the texts? FAQ for information about file content and naming conventions.
Topics: Signals and signaling, Merchant marine
New York Public Library
by Lutz, Edwin George, b. 1868
texts
eye 104,562
favorite 383
comment 5
NY3
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 5 reviews )
Topic: Drawing -- Study and teaching
London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine Library & Archives Service
by Wallace, Alfred Russel, 1823-1913; London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine; London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
texts
eye 75,864
favorite 17
comment 0
At head of title: To members of parliament and others
Folkscanomy: A Library of Books
by Loomis, Andrew
texts
eye 72,013
favorite 109
comment 2
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: art, drawing
American Libraries
by Cielo, Astra, 1861-1957
texts
eye 69,013
favorite 21
comment 0
Book digitized by Google from the library of Harvard University and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topics: Superstition, Omens
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=ZDUSAAAAYAAJ&oe=UTF-8
California State Library
by California. Dept. of Motor Vehicles
texts
eye 64,470
favorite 2
comment 0
Registered in the Office of the Secretary of State, Motor Vehicle Department, showing ownership of all vehicles
Topics: Automobiles, Chauffeurs
Canadian Libraries
by Rice Lewis & Son
texts
eye 58,324
favorite 30
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Rice Lewis & Son, Commercial catalogs, Bicycles -- Equipment and supplies Catalogs, Sporting...
California Digital Library
by Dale, J. B., Mrs
texts
eye 57,068
favorite 47
comment 0
California Digital Library
by Rose, H. A. (Horace Arthur), 1867-1933; Ibbetson, Denzil, Sir, 1847-1908; Maclagan, Edward Douglas, Sir, b. 1864
texts
eye 50,512
favorite 9
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Ethnology -- India Punjab, Caste -- India Punjab, Ethnology -- Pakistan North-west Frontier...
Folkscanomy: A Library of Books
by J. P. Muller
texts
eye 46,738
favorite 20
comment 2
15 Minutes of Exercise a Day for Health's Sake. Here is a real treasure - a manual for fitness for all. Forget all the fads and expensive books that take you nowhere - 15 minutes dedicated each day, no equipment needed but your own self and some space and you are well on your way to fitness, health and cheer. You will not regret this book. Good, wholesome and natural exercise that you can do in your room everyday for robust health and fitness. Use it or loose it - here is how to use it!
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: health, fitness, wellness, exercise, healthy, fit
Building Technology Heritage Library
texts
eye 41,886
favorite 17
comment 1
48 p., illus., 28 cm, trade literature
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: electrical, Division 26, wiring
by Gerard Arthus
collection
eye 41,345
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
Project Gutenberg
by Wells-Barnett, Ida B., 1862-1931
texts
eye 39,849
favorite 17
comment 0
Book from Project Gutenberg: Southern Horrors: Lynch Law in All Its Phases
Universal Library
by Downes, Robert P.
texts
eye 39,577
favorite 46
comment 1
( 1 reviews )
Topic: Sociology
American Libraries
by Great Britain India Office
texts
eye 39,425
favorite 6
comment 0
Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of Wisconsin - Madison and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=HGJPAAAAMAAJ&oe=UTF-8
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topic: Household products
Folkscanomy Science: Books of a Scientific Nature
by Francis A. Jenkins & Harvey E. White
texts
eye 38,735
favorite 15
comment 1
Francis A. Jenkins & Harvey E. White Fundamentals of Optics ( 3rd.ed. ) McGraw-Hill 1957 Acrobat 7 Pdf 101 Mb. Scanned by artmisa using Canon DR2580C + flatbed option
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Geometrical Optics, Physical Optics, Quantum Optics, Lens, Mirror, Interference
Prelinger Library
by International Association of Chiefs of Police
texts
eye 38,145
favorite 6
comment 0
"A directory of national, state and provincial, county and municipal police and other criminal justice agencies and their executive personnel in the United States, Canada and principal foreign countries."
Topics: Police, Law enforcement
American Libraries
texts
eye 38,135
favorite 12
comment 0
Book digitized by Google from the library of University of Michigan and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.
Topic: English language
Source: http://books.google.com/books?id=9qQaAAAAMAAJ&oe=UTF-8
Folkscanomy: Self-Defense
texts
eye 38,119
favorite 35
comment 0
War Slang
Topics: war, term, slang, army, military, soldier, american, enemy, troops, war slang, york times, vietnam...
San Francisco Public Library
by Numerical Directory Company (San Francisco, Calif.)
texts
eye 36,865
favorite 5
comment 1
"Containing telephone numbers numerically arranged by exchanges."
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Indiana University Library
by Thurston, Edgar, 1855-1935
texts
eye 36,444
favorite 6
comment 1
320 p. : plates ; 23 cm.
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Folklore--India--Madras (Presidency)
American Libraries
by Crocker, Betty
texts
eye 36,027
favorite 86
comment 2
Introduces basic cooking techniques and utensils and includes simple recipes for salads, breads, main dishes, desserts, and snacks
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: Cookery -- Juvenile literature, Cookery, cbk
Prelinger Library
by Michelon, Leno Ceno, 1918-
texts
eye 35,524
favorite 13
comment 0
Topic: Trailer camps
Project Gutenberg
texts
eye 33,693
favorite 13
comment 0
Book from Project Gutenberg: The Red Record: Tabulated Statistics and Alleged Causes of Lynching in the United States
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
by Woodson, Carter Godwin, 1875-; Laura Spelman Rockefeller Memorial, New York; Association for the Study of Negro Life and History, inc
texts
eye 33,393
favorite 20
comment 1
This statistical report was made possible by an appropriation obtained from the Laura Spelman Rockefeller memorial. cf. Foreword
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Slavery, African Americans
Prelinger Library
by Gammage, Allen Z
texts
eye 31,688
favorite 7
comment 0
Includes bibliography
Topics: Police reports, Report writing
Folkscanomy: A Library of Books
texts
eye 31,338
favorite 3
comment 1
No description
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Ottawa (Ont.) -- Directories
Smithsonian Libraries
by Waring, Mary E
texts
eye 31,134
favorite 162
comment 3
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 3 reviews )
Topic: Embroidery
Gerard Arthus - Books and Items
by Canadian Government
texts
eye 30,843
favorite 21
comment 0
Royal Canadian Air Force Exercise Plans For Physical Fitness; XBX Plan for Women and 5BX Plan for Men. Published by Canadian Government under Crown Copyright in 1962. Pamphlet dimensions are 5 1/2" width by 9" height, 133 pages; weight 49.0 grams. Crown Copyright, Public Domain as per Rule 8 of the United States Copyright Statutes. Etext created by Gerard Arthus. http://OpenEducation.org Go to the above site to find out more about the digitization of this item and the on-going attempt...
Topics: MHH-000-001, garthus, garthus1, infoportal, Canada, royal canadian air force, exercise plans,...
Folkscanomy Electronics: Books on Electronics, Circuits and Processors
by Gerald L. Hall
texts
eye 30,371
favorite 18
comment 0
Gerald L. Hall The ARRL Antenna Book The American Radio Relay League Inc. 1974 Acrobat 7 Pdf 39.3 Mb. Scanned by artmisa using Canon DR2580C + flatbed option
Topics: Electronics, Wave Propagation, Transmission Lines, Antennas, Aerials, Measurements, HF, VHF, UHF
California Digital Library
by Maitland, James
texts
eye 28,882
favorite 37
comment 2
favoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topic: English language -- Slang
The Library of Congress
by 20th century correspondence school, New York. [from old catalog]
texts
eye 28,639
favorite 41
comment 0
Topic: Barbers
US Military Manual Collection
texts
eye 26,990
favorite 41
comment 0
Topics: firing, blasting, cap, explosive, wire, attach, device, boobytraps, nonelectric, assemble,...
Project Gutenberg
by Speed, Harold
texts
eye 25,994
favorite 35
comment 0
Book from Project Gutenberg: The Practice and Science of Drawing
Includes index
Topics: Electrohomeopathy, Homeopathy, Electrotherapeutics, Homeopathy, Electric Stimulation Therapy
California Digital Library
texts
eye 23,216
favorite 3
comment 0
Topic: Automobiles -- Handbooks, manuals, etc
California Digital Library
by United States. Bureau of the Census; United States. Census Office. Returns of the whole number of inhabitants
texts
eye 23,165
favorite 5
comment 0
At head of title: Department of Commerce and Labor. U.S. Bureau of the Census. S.N.D. North, director
University of Toronto - Gerstein Science Information Centre
by Ukers, William Harrison, 1873-
texts
eye 22,458
favorite 33
comment 2
14
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topic: Coffee
Vintage Men's Magazines
texts
eye 21,677
favorite 18
comment 0
SEX 1926 11 (Darwination McCoy)
Topics: sex, friendship, peggy, tho, men, man, marriage, woman, eyes, andre studio, hired man, frank...
Prelinger Library
by Pacific Telephone and Telegraph Company
texts
eye 20,859
favorite 5
comment 0
Description based on: Sept. 1944
Popular Mechanics
texts
eye 20,605
favorite 11
comment 0
Popular Mechanics ~ 1951
Topic: Popular Mechanics
Prelinger Library
by Ranald, Josef
texts
eye 20,462
favorite 21
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Palmistry
North Carolina Directories
texts
eye 19,163
favorite 4
comment 0
1932 not published
Topics: North Carolina -- Directories, North Carolina -- Registers
University of Florida Duplicates
by Bender, James F
texts
eye 18,410
favorite 6
comment 0
http://uf.catalog.fcla.edu/uf.jsp?st=UF000762507&ix=nu&I=0&V=D
Topics: English language--Pronunciation, Radio broadcasting.
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Motion pictures -- United States, Communism -- United States
MoMA Library
by Chicago, Photoplay Magazine Publishing Company
texts
eye 15,579
favorite 49
comment 0
Topics: Motion Pictures, Film Industry Fan Magazine, nyarc-museumofmodernart
Community Texts
texts
eye 14,456
favorite 7
comment 0
Must visit: https://www.marxists.org/history/usa/pubs/new-masses/ New Masses Archive The   New Masses , published from 1926 until 1948, was an American Marxist  magazine closely associated with the  Communist Party, USA . With the coming of the  Great Depression  in 1929 America became more receptive to ideas from the  political Left  and  The New Masses  became highly influential in intellectual circles. The magazine has been called “the principal organ of the American cultural...
Topics: Communism, CPUSA
The Pulp Magazine Archive
texts
eye 12,715
favorite 29
comment 0
Volume 30 Number 6 Contents The Vampire by Virgil Finlay The Sea-Witch by Nictzin Dyalhis Fane of the Black Pharaoh by Robert Bloch The Black Stone Statue by Mary Elizabeth Counselman The Old House on the Hill by Winona Montgomery Gililand Flames of Vengeance by Seabury Quinn Child of Atlantis by Edmond Hamilton The Voyage of the Neutralia (part 2) by B. Wallis Uneasy Lie the Drowned by Donald Wandrei The Keen Eyes and Ears of Kara Kedi by Claude Farrere Fragment by Robert E. Howard Polaris by...
Topics: pulp, Weird Tales
Media History Digital Library
by Exhibitors Herald-World
texts
eye 11,923
favorite 14
comment 0
Topics: Motion Pictures, Film Industry Yearbook
Building Technology Heritage Library
by G. I. Sellers and Sons. Co.
texts
eye 11,701
favorite 21
comment 0
28p, B&W illus and photos, trade catalog
Topic: Kitchens, Cabinets, Furniture, Kitchen casework, Division 12, furnishings
Smithsonian Libraries
by Wilkie, Harriet Cushman
texts
eye 11,592
favorite 62
comment 1
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Embroidery
Crime Must Pay the Penalty! (Ace Comics)
collection
13
ITEMS
11,591
VIEWS
collection
eye 11,591
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,...
Vintage Men's Magazines
texts
eye 11,352
favorite 30
comment 1
Betty Page Private Peeks v01 (1978)
( 1 reviews )
Topics: betty, volume, belier, bizarre, gracie, certify, klaw, comix, classix, enclose, post office, office...
The Pulp Magazine Archive
texts
eye 11,071
favorite 18
comment 0
True Detective Mysteries Vol. XIII, No. 7. October 1930 Publisher: New Metropolitan Fiction, Inc., Dunellen, NJ
Topics: true crime magazine, Fred Burke, Arnold Rothstein, John Hays Hammond Jr., Clara Phillips, William...
Popular Mechanics
texts
eye 10,795
favorite 5
comment 0
Popular Mechanics ~ 1926
Topic: Popular Mechanics
Media History Digital Library
by Kinematograph Publications Ltd.
texts
eye 10,686
favorite 1
comment 0
has bookmark on ribbon with advertising; has tabs marking sections
Topics: Motion Pictures, Film Industry Yearbook
Vintage Men's Magazines
texts
eye 10,613
favorite 19
comment 1
Fun House V20 007 (1979)
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: aug, nov, feb, parrot, bookie, replied, fitt, rockville, bellhop
Media History Digital Library
by Photoplay Magazine Publishing Company
texts
eye 9,612
favorite 11
comment 0
Topics: Motion Pictures, Film Industry Fan Magazine
Prelinger Library
texts
eye 9,411
favorite 6
comment 1
Imprint varies -Aug. 1968: Wheaton, Ill. : Brookhill Division, Ojibway Press
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Motion Pictures
The Sporting Chronicle Annual for 1895 - "Nineteenth year of publication."
Topics: Sports, Cricket
Smithsonian Libraries
by F A O Schwarz (Firm)
texts
eye 9,227
favorite 27
comment 0
Trade literature
Topics: Catalogs, F A O Schwarz (Firm), Toys, Children's paraphernalia, Sporting goods, Board games
The Pulp Magazine Archive
texts
eye 9,122
favorite 15
comment 0
Topics: caskey, childers, kean, valdez, send, smith, detective, worm, grace smith, sheriff, detective...
Building Technology Heritage Library
by Darling Brothers Limited
texts
eye 8,609
favorite 1
comment 0
Darling Centrifugal Pumps, CCA ID:93-B1068, 1942
Topics: Division 22, pumps, centrifugal pumps
Media History Digital Library
by Chicago, Macfadden Publications, Inc.
texts
eye 8,560
favorite 4
comment 0
Topics: Motion Pictures, Film Industry Fan Magazine
Building Technology Heritage Library
by Northern Electric Company Ltd
texts
eye 8,423
favorite 9
comment 0
Trade catalog, Text, Illus, Photographs, CCA ID:85-B7501, ca. 1945, 964 p, 28 cm
Topics: Division 26, Electrical, Electrical Systems, Electrical Equipment
University of Massachusetts Amherst Libraries
by Foundation for Independent Video and Film (U.S.); Association of Independent Video and Filmmakers
texts
eye 8,182
favorite 1
comment 0
Title from cover
Topics: Motion pictures, Experimental films
Community Video
movies
eye 8,123
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
University of Massachusetts Amherst Libraries
by Foundation for Independent Video and Film (U.S.); Association of Independent Video and Filmmakers
texts
eye 7,921
favorite 1
comment 0
Title from cover
Topics: Motion pictures, Experimental films
PREMARC/SERLOC merged record
Topic: motion pictures