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Robin Whittle 3 March 2015 firstname.lastname@example.org
This is the beginnings of my eclectic on-line museum. The
of this project is potentially vast. I will add things as I feel
it and have time for. It would take months to do a proper job of
the things which could be scanned, the obscure 78s which could be
to MP3 etc.
|easter-camp/||1999 09 16||A marvelous hand-illustrated invitation to a Christian girl's camp, from the 1950s or 60s.|
|photos-postcards-1/||1999 09 16||Various old pictures and postcards.|
|nature-study/||1999 09 16||A beautiful colour photograph of a fine young woman taken in 1913, from the 1913-14 Penrose Annual of printing processes.|
|corsetry-1/||2001 09 01||Some images from my extensive collection of corset advertisements from magazines. Also, images of Dita von Teese, and of some shapely and sensual girdles and the like which are currently available via the Net.|
|valentines-cards/||2000 01 28||Five Valentines Day cards from Pennsylvania in1910-1915. Extraordinary ~12 colour German printing.|
|stamps-1/||2000 04 27||A 25 stamp sheet: Faces of Australia.|
|little-franklin/||2000 10 01||Mountain ash and temperate rainforest in South Gippsland, Victoria.|
|beachgirl/||2010 11 28||The Sun Beachgirl Quest, in the late 1940s or early 1950s. Miss Frankston and other images added in November 2010.
||2002 01 23
||Lachlan Hardy's 380 word essay I Dream . . . . .
||2002 03 16
||Rag-doll Christmas angel, and an angel Waverley Cemetery in
||2005 11 11
||How Radio Frequency ID tagging technology and careful
surveillance of citizens protects us
||2006 08 02
||Green ants build a nest in the leaves of a mangrove in Far
Northern Queensland's Daintree Rainforest.
||2010 11 28
intriguing plastic tube cutter from the 1960s, and a photo of some
handbags and other items made with thousands of tubular beads cut, by
hand, from flame-polished plastic tubing.
||2015 03 03
||Photos of the Nullarbor Plain and Bunda Cliffs on the western coast of South Australia.