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  • Object: Mask

    Oct 02, 2018

    I-0581a Opera Mask Chinese Unknown date, likely 20th century Materials: Paper Mache This is a Chinese Opera mask depicting  Jian Wei, a character who appeared in the The Romance of the Three Kingdoms. This traditional Chinese drama combines historic events, [...]

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  • Object: Patch

    Oct 01, 2018

    KCOR Patch Tejano Texas Late 20th Century Materials: Cloth KCOR Radio and Television Station, 111 Martinez Street, between the San Antonio River and S. St. Mary’s Street. Image via Zintgraff Studio Photograph Collection, UTSA Special Collections — Institute of Texan [...]

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  • Object: Magazine

    Oct 01, 2018

    I-0569i Magazine “The Saturday Evening Post” American March 1911 Materials: Paper/Ink This object is an issue of “The Saturday Evening Post” from March 1911. The cover features the illustration of a woman wearing a broad brim hat, a white blouse, [...]

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  • Object: Record

    Oct 01, 2018

    I-0524b Record, Phonograph “T.C.B.” Diana Ross and the Supremes with the Temptations American 1968 Materials: Paper/Ink/Plastic This object is a 33-rpm record album stored in the original record jacket for T.C.B. featuring music from the television special of the same [...]

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  • Object: Magazine

    Oct 01, 2018

    I-0371b Magazine “The Delineator: An Illustrated Magazine of Literature and Fashion Vol. LXI No. 2” Butterick Publishing Company February 1903 Materials: Paper/Ink This object is an issue of The Delineator: An Illustrated Magazine of Literature and Fashion, Vol. LXI No. [...]

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  • Object Blog: Director’s Chair

    Oct 01, 2018

    2015.8.2 Director’s Chair American 2012 Metal, Cloth, Wood Going to the movies is one of the most popular leisure activities in the United States. Getting a film made and in a theater near you requires a long list of people who work together to [...]

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  • Object: Magazine

    Sep 27, 2018

    I-0254b LIFE Magazine Paper May 23, 1949 First cover of “Life” magazine. Image via NPR’s “The Picture Show.” Life magazine started out in the 1800’s but not as the magazine people are familiar with today. The magazine started out as a [...]

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