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Listen Up! A Look at Distance Learning

“The 1920s was a boom time for the radio and that decade saw a proliferation of educational uses for this somewhat new technology appearing in thousands of homes.”

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Gerda Taro, War Photographer

“By 1937, Taro was confident enough in her photography to break out on her own and refused Robert Capa’s marriage proposal.”

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Three Colours Beautiful: The Astonishing Early Colour Photography of Bernard F. Eilers

By Paul Gallagher @ Flashbak Bernard F. Eilers (1878-1951) had his own photographic business in Amsterdam, Holland. During the 1930s, business was poor. No-one wanted to hire a photographer or have a studio portrait taken. This lull in business caused by the Great Depression allowed Eilers to concentrate on developing a new process of colour […]

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Weird, Wonderful Photos from Another Era

“I thought these were neat photos, many rarely seen, and thought you’d enjoy them as well.”