I love reading old books, magazines, and documents. I think that's why I adore genealogy. To read how an event was viewed in the past, from the primary source, just gives me the tingles.
That is why I frequent The Library of Congress' Digital Collections often. They have everything there from newspapers to first-person accounts, from historic library collections to prints.
Take a look at it here.
This Wed: 3/11: Spectacle, Identity & Citizenship at the PPIE- SF History Center, SF Public Library - China Day at PPIE. Courtesy SF History CenterNews of a great event on the Panama-Pacific International Exposition from our friends at the San Francisco Pu...
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