Archive for February, 2013

Valentines for archivists

February 13, 2013

Give these to your friends, your coworkers, your secret archives crushes…


(“I like the way you roll” over a photo of book trucks. Photo credit: 1273148018052_proc2 by yurilong)


(“I’m stuck on you” over a photo of a scrapbook. Photo credit: World War One Scrapbook by San Diego Air & Space Museum Archives)


(“I love you like a silverfish loves paper” over a photo of a silverfish. Photo credit: Peixinho-de-prata // Silverfish (Lepisma saccharina) by Valter Jacinto)


(“Be mine” over a photo of a donation form. Photo credit: Colorado Springs Pioneer Museum Archives donation form)


(“I love you this much” over a photo of a penguin with arms outstretched.)


(“You mean the world to me” over a historical map of the world. Photo credit: Wytfliet’s Map of the World 1598 from the Perry-CastaƱeda Library Map Collection)


(“Let’s bone” over a photo of a bone folder.)