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From Flickr: "The Accrington Brick & Tile Co Ltd - 'Makers of Nori Bricks' - advert, c1958" by mikeyashworth

From the 1958 official guide to the borough, one of Accrington’s more famous local companies, the Accrington Brick & Tile Co Ltd. – and the equally famous Nori bricks. 34 altre parole

From Flickr: ""Fabre's Book of Insects" NY: Tudor Publishing Co., 1935. New Edition. Illustrations by Edward J. Detmold" by lhboudreau

“Fabre’s Book of Insects” contains a great French entomologist’s charming essays about insects in real life, mythology and folklore. The book is a retelling of Alexander Teixeira de Mattos’ translation of Jean-Henri Fabre’s “Souvenirs Entomologiques.” The essays were reworked by Mrs. 18 altre parole

From Flickr: "Nottingham Corporation Transport Department - map of bus and trolley bus routes c1936" by mikeyashworth

A small sketch map of Nottingham’s municipal transport system as seen ina small guidebook "By ‘bus in Nottingham". I’ve dated this to c1936 as there’s no mention in the text or on the map to tramways but several photos in the guide still have trams in view. 69 altre parole

From Flickr: "Hippie Scene - Boston, Massachusetts" by Jordan Smith (The Pie Shops)

Mailed from Miami, Florida to Mrs. Alden Hopkins of Ashtabula, Ohio on June 5, 1971:

Miami, Florida
Dear Rachel:
Things going on as usual here, I called on a patient down the hall, she is very dead named Henny from Dearborn. 29 altre parole

From Flickr: "Parliament Buildings (1893); fire, 1 September 1909" by Toronto Public Library Special Collections

The Legislative Building at Queen’s Park was built between 1886 and 1893. While adding an extension 1909, workers accidentally set fire to the roof of the west wing. 86 altre parole

From Flickr: "YONGE ST., ST. CLAIR AVE. TO YONGE BLVD., looking s. at Sherwood Ave." by Toronto Public Library Special Collections

Car 43 on the Metropolitan line, 1912: This electric streetcar belonging to the Toronto and York Radial Railway is pictured on Yonge at Yonge Blvd. Incorporated in 1877, this railway was animal-powered until it converted to electric in 1890. 65 altre parole