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British Library releases 1 million images on Flickr

December 16, 2013


The British Library has released 1 million images to Flickr Commons, that can be reused, remixed and repurposed by anybody.  Most of the images are taken from 17th, 18th and 19th Century books, which cover a wide range of different subjects. There’s more about this on the British Library’s blog, and the images themselves are […]

Vivien Leigh archive acquired by the V&A

August 14, 2013


The Victoria and Albert Museum in London has purchased the personal archive of British actress Vivien Leigh. The archive includes, letters, scripts, and various mementos of Miss Leigh’s life and career, and should be of great interest to anybody researching 20th Century theatre and movies.  More can be found via this link:  Vivien Leigh archive […]