theclassyissue:

Thelonius Monk
furtho:

Poster for the New Zealand Shipping Co Ltd, 1930s (by National Library NZ)
historicaltimes:

A Sami child riding on a reindeer: c. 1900 in Norway

orestestwerking:

feminist social theory and bikini kill awww yisss

todaysdocument:

In Vermont, even dogs get excited for the Bookwagon!
Happy National Bookmobile Day!

From “The Day the Books Went Blank”, a 1961 educational film intended to show the importance of maintaining quality libraries, from The Library Extension Agencies of the six New England States.
historicaltimes:

A shell-hole in the side of HMS Chester sustained at the Battle of Jutland, 31 May 1916. Visible on deck is a 5.5-inch gun
I need someone who
Sees the fire in my eyes and
wants to play with it.
Haiku by l.s.f.  

(Source: despawndent, via thatkindofwoman)

You need a great talent to know what you shouldn’t write.
Ismail Kadaré 

(Source: theparisreview)