Tag Archives: England

Books not bombs

Harrison, [Holland House library damaged during Nazi Blitz, London], October 23, 1940 (2014.44.1) Harrison, [Holland House library damaged during Nazi Blitz, London] [verso], October 23, 1940 (2014.44.1) London Landmark After Bombing London—The Roofless, Fire-gutted Library in Holland House, Lord Ilchester’s … Continue reading

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Winter Solstice

Paul Caponigro, Stonehenge, 1978 (65.2001.1) Paul Caponigro, Stonehenge, 1978 (2006.57.1) Paul Caponigro, Stonehenge, 1978 (65.2001.4) Paul Caponigro, Stonehenge, 1978 (65.2001.12) Paul Caponigro, Stonehenge, 1978 (65.2001.9) Paul Caponigro, Stonehenge, 1978 (65.2001.2) Several photos of Stonehenge by Paul Caponigro to commemorate the … Continue reading

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Looking at “Dr. Strangelove”

Weegee, [Stanley Kubrick], 1963 (7482.1993) Weegee, [Peter Sellers and Stanley Kubrick on the set of “Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb”], 1963 (2151.1993) Weegee, [Stanley Kubrick on the set of “Dr. Strangelove or: … Continue reading

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Around William Shakespeare

James Walker, Stratford-upon-Avon, Shakespeare’s House, 1890 (482.2000) James Walker, Stratford-on-Avon. The Church where Shakespeare is entombed, 1890 (484.2000) James Walker, Stratford-upon-Avon. Memorial Theatre built by American gold, 1890 (483.2000) William Shakespeare was born on April 23, 1564 and died on … Continue reading

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Year of the Puppy Dog (8): Martin Munkacsi’s Market

Martin Munkacsi, [Dog market, England], 1932 (2007.110.44) Martin Munkacsi, [Dog market, England], 1932 (2007.110.49) Martin Munkacsi, [Dog market, England], 1932 (2007.110.45) Martin Munkacsi, [Dog market, England], 1932 (2007.110.47) Martin Munkacsi, [Dog market, England], 1932 (2007.110.57) Martin Munkacsi, [Box that held … Continue reading

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“A wishful dream about Thanksgiving, turkey, etc.” – Happy Thanksgiving, 2017

Aaron Siskind, Harlem Peace Meals, ca. 1937 (93.1981) Martin Munkácsi, [Turkey vendor, England], 1932 (2007.110.55) Todd Webb, [Turkey seller, Patzcuaro, Mexico], 1969 (2013.99.54) Lee Sievan, Turkey Dinner 40¢, 1940s (7.1990) Weegee, [Triumphant turkey catcher after turkey truck crash on the … Continue reading

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Cats, Animals Help Society, London, by Martin Munkacsi

Martin Munkacsi (1898-1963), [Cat sitting on sign for the Animals Help Society, London], 1932 (2007.110.495) Martin Munkacsi (1898-1963), [Woman with cat outside Animals’ Help Society, London], 1932 (2007.110.499) Martin Munkacsi (1898-1963), [Cats, Animals Help Society, London], 1932 (2007.110.492) Martin Munkacsi … Continue reading

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