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Preston Kirmess, 1912.Photo courtesy of the Cambridge Archives.
Linda, Queen's Square | January 12, 2017
There are some things that you associate with a particular place, some things that are simply quintessential to that locale.  Everyone has their own... Read More»
Book binding at the Taco Stand
Alistair MacLellan of MacLellan & Baetz Publishing House | January 4, 2017
Swiping, clicking, tapping. Glass screens are often the cornerstone for everything from social interaction to employment – leaving a gap where... Read More»
Slide of Expo 67
Laura, Queen's Square | January 2, 2017
Once upon a time, in the not-so distant past, people used to invite their friends and family over to watch slide shows of their fondest memories.... Read More»

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