Mid-Year Meeting

0

May 27, 2013 by admin

dc

The 2014 Ephemera Society of America mid-year board meeting will be held on September 13, 2014 in Washington DC.  Events …
keep reading


Affliations

0

May 27, 2013 by admin


All Aboard! Ships’ Printers and Printing

0

May 22, 2013 by Ephemera Society

blot

By Dr. Teresa Breathnach, November 2012 The large ocean liners of the early to mid twentieth century have become symbols of …
keep reading


The British are Leaving!

0

February 13, 2013 by Ephemera Society

Diane_British_Icon

By Diane DeBlois This autumn of 2009 marks the 400th anniversary of Henry Hudson’s journey up the river that now …
keep reading


Nantasket Beach Wear

0

February 13, 2013 by Ephemera Society

Bathing_Permit_Icon

By Diane DeBlois Nantasket Beach has been a popular destination since the Plymouth Colony founded a trading post there for …
keep reading


Advertising Blotter for a National Pencil

0

February 13, 2013 by Ephemera Society

dixon-pencils

By Diane DeBlois Until the popularity of the ballpoint pen after World War II, every desk needed a blotter to …
keep reading


Windshield Decalcomania

0

February 13, 2013 by Ephemera Society

windshielddecal

By Diane DeBlois Decalcomania swept England in the 1860s and the United States in the 1870s. Invented in France at …
keep reading


Cash Railways

0

February 13, 2013 by Ephemera Society

CashRailways

By Diane DeBlois Some stores still use them: a rubber-footed canister that speeds through a maze of tubing via compressed …
keep reading


Ephemera Offers a Clue to Crossword Origins

0

February 13, 2013 by Ephemera Society

shortz-COVER

By Will Shortz Ephemera Society of America member Will Shortz is a lucky man. As the New York Times crossword …
keep reading


Goldfish: An Initial Victorian Trade Card Perspective

0

February 13, 2013 by Ephemera Society

finleyimage4

by Lee Finley [Lee Finley owns and operates Finley Aquatic Books, which specializes in aquarium and fish-based literature. He lives …
keep reading


Paraphilately Page

Categories

  • Articles (142)
  • Book reviews (2)
  • Conference Presentation (1)
  • Profiles on Society Members (2)
  • Resources (11)
  • Speakers Bureau (14)
  • Uncategorized (2)