Otis Redding as a child

Otis Redding as a child

Posted on
Tuesday
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Tar sands in Alberta 1920s

Tar sands in Alberta 1920s

Posted on
Monday
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Arrival of Dutch immigrants in Quebec Cityca. 1911, by Topley Studio

Arrival of Dutch immigrants in Quebec Cityca. 1911, by Topley Studio

Posted on
Friday
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"Vehicle," William Henry Thompson and George Morris, 1894
William Henry Thompson’s “Vehicle driven by hand power,” patented in 1894, is a curious invention, a four-wheeled novelty that incorporated aspects of both bicycles and hand-powered railway pump cars.

"Vehicle," William Henry Thompson and George Morris, 1894

William Henry Thompson’s “Vehicle driven by hand power,” patented in 1894, is a curious invention, a four-wheeled novelty that incorporated aspects of both bicycles and hand-powered railway pump cars.

Posted on
Wednesday
reblog
Seed packets for Atlantic Giant pumpkin seeds

Seed packets for Atlantic Giant pumpkin seeds

Mammoth cheese made at Ingersoll, Ontario, 1866

Mammoth cheese made at Ingersoll, Ontario, 1866

Gaston Miron

Gaston Miron

Mount Logan, Yukon

Mount Logan, Yukon

Clan Lake, Northwest Territories June 22, 1960
Clan Lake, and the small community on its shoreline, is located in a remote part of the Northwest Territories, accessible only by boat or airplane. The people of the area have lived off the land — hunting, fishing and trapping — for generations. In 1960, when an object hit the water of Clan Lake, a month passed before the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP), located 30 miles away in Yellowknife, were called to investigate the sighting.

Clan Lake, Northwest Territories
June 22, 1960

Clan Lake, and the small community on its shoreline, is located in a remote part of the Northwest Territories, accessible only by boat or airplane. The people of the area have lived off the land — hunting, fishing and trapping — for generations. In 1960, when an object hit the water of Clan Lake, a month passed before the Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP), located 30 miles away in Yellowknife, were called to investigate the sighting.

Posted on
Saturday
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My Family’s All in Bed, George Bowering 1990

My Family’s All in Bed, George Bowering 1990