Archive for September 2006
…at night men and women (strictly segregated by the expanse of the central hall) slept on hammocks that lowered from the ceiling on pulleys…
The simple life, as lived in The Cloisters, Letchworth Garden City, before the First World War.
As recently posted on del.icio.us, a childhood fave of mine, the largely factual, and
garishly brilliantly illustrated British children’s magazine of the 1960s and 70s, Look and Learn, has recently acquired a tremendous online presence, with thousands of nostalgia-inducing images available in a fully searchable and keyword-indexed database.