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Friday, January 19, 2018

In 1940 to celebrate The tercentennial of Greenwich CT these wooden nickels were distributed and allegedly considered legal tender. Made of the thinnest slice of wood it is amazing that it has survived another 78 years. #found #woodennickel #greenwichct #ephemera #1940s #urbanarcheology


In 1940 to celebrate The tercentennial of Greenwich CT these wooden nickels were distributed and allegedly considered legal tender. Made of the thinnest slice of wood it is amazing that it has survived another 78 years. #woodennickel #greenwichct #ephemera #1940s #urbanarcheology

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Tuesday, January 16, 2018

In 1947 the Savoy-Plaza was the place to be seen. A Ritzy Hotel near the entrance to Central Park. What I found inside this rare magazine is worth another blog post. #found #newyorkcity #hotel #1947 #magazine. #urbanarcheology


In 1947 the Savoy-Plaza was the place to be seen. A Ritzy Hotel near the entrance to Central Park. What I found inside this rare magazine is worth another blog post. #newyorkcity #hotel #1947 #magazine. #urbanarcheology

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Saturday, January 13, 2018

Wednesday, January 10, 2018

How did the dumpster save put me one degree separation from Obi-wan-Kenobi? The story is coming soon! #found #costumedesign #1953 #siralecguinness #estatesale #dumpsterdiving #stratfordshakespearefestival


How did the dumpster save put me one degree separation from Obi-wan-Kenobi? The story is coming soon! #costumedesign #1953 #siralecguinness #estatesale #dumpsterdiving #stratfordshakespearefestival

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