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Silver Marks Encyclopedia

Silver Marks Encyclopedia

An extensive reference guide to silver marks, hallmarks, trademarks and maker's marks found on antique and vintage silver, especially sterling and coin silver, and silverplate. Sections for American, British... Read More or Visit Site

1957Ford.com

1957Ford.com

The new model year Fords are in, and its 1957! Looking at a Fairlane, Tudor Sedan, Ranchero or Country Squire Wagon? Feel that excitement all over again as you browse through the model gallery, check out the... Read More or Visit Site

The Marilyn Monroe Collection

The Marilyn Monroe Collection

This extensive tribute to Marilyn Monroe contains photos and descriptions of numerous personal items she once owned, ranging from scripts to mink collars to eyedrops to personal documents now owned by this... Read More or Visit Site

1960s Fashion and Textiles

1960s Fashion and Textiles

Put on your go-go boots and check out this wavy, groovy tribute to 1960s fashion and textiles, courtesy of the Victoria and Albert Museum. Key sections include history, dresses, textiles, and fashion in 1960s... Read More or Visit Site

DFW Elite Toy Museum

DFW Elite Toy Museum

Ron Sturgeon's excellent gallery of fancy model cars and other vehicles. Nice high resolution shots with classy museum backdrops. The highlight is the special and rare toys page, but be sure to surf through... Read More or Visit Site

Museum of Fine Arts Boston

Museum of Fine Arts Boston

The key to this museum website is the ‘Collection Search’ box in the upper right hand corner, which provides one-click access to over 300,000 pieces of artwork, furniture, silver, ceramics, textiles,... Read More or Visit Site

Feeding America

Feeding America

This archive of 76 influential American cookbooks from the late 1700s to early 1900s, assembled by the Michigan State University Museum and Library, offers scans of each book in both html and PDF formats. ... Read More or Visit Site

Matchbox.de

Matchbox.de

This gallery of Matchbox model cars and other vehicles from the 1970s is worth cruising if you ever had (or wanted) Matchbox toys as a kid. Browsable by model year, each vehicle is pictured in front of its... Read More or Visit Site

Vintage Cookbooks Photo Pool

Vintage Cookbooks Photo Pool

This Flickr photo pool features over 2,000 photos and scans of vintage cookbooks and old recipes from the 1940s to 70s, contributed by 450 members. From Betty Crocker to Hersheys to Career Girl Cookbook,... Read More or Visit Site

Old Spice Collectibles

Old Spice Collectibles

Lather up with Creighton Fricek's complete chronology of collectible Old Spice shaving products. Start with the bottle index for a list of traditional talcum, travel, and novelty bottles distributed between... Read More or Visit Site

Rene Rondeau's Antique Phonograph Museum

Rene Rondeau

A collector since age 12, René Rondeau's site showcases the early history of recorded sound, with great photos and detail of late 1800s/early 1900s recording machines. The site covers tinfoil, cylinder and... Read More or Visit Site

RetroWow

RetroWow

Steven Braggs’ time-machine voyage back to life in Britain in the 1950s, 60s, and 70s. Generously illustrated with photos and scans and narrated with great commentary, the site covers furniture,... Read More or Visit Site