Posts Tagged ‘valentines day’

Even more valentines for archivists

February 14, 2019

So it took five years. I’m not gonna justify my backlog to a bunch of archivists. Anyway, new valentines!

Valentines for archivists

More valentines for archivists

"I'm AIP for you" over an old-timey picture of an ape.

“I’m AIP for you” over an old-timey picture of an ape.

 

"You're just my (daguerreotype)": Daguerreotype of two women sitting together, with very similar dresses and hairstyles

“You’re just my (daguerreotype)”: Daguerreotype of two women sitting together, with very similar dresses and hairstyles

 

"You flip my bits": screenshot of BitCurator in action

“You flip my bits”: screenshot of BitCurator in action

 

Photo credits:

“Image from page 475 of “Evolution and animal life…” from Internet Archive Book Images https://www.flickr.com/photos/internetarchivebookimages/14773055432

“Portrait of two unidentified women” from the George Eastman Museum
https://www.flickr.com/photos/george_eastman_house/4419918921

“Viewing reports on a disk image in Bulk Extractor” from the Library of Congress
https://blogs.loc.gov/thesignal/2013/12/bitcurators-open-source-approach-an-interview-with-cal-lee

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More valentines for archivists

February 13, 2014

Last year I made valentines for archivists, and here are some more!

Red rot is red, DACSes are blue, Nothing's obsolete about my love for youPhoto credit: Jas. Heekin & Co. from Miami U. Libraries – Digital Collections

"We make a great pair" under a pair of white gloves.

"Let's fox" over a foxed paperPhoto credit: The title page to the 1832 third edition of John Lee Comstock’s ”A System of Natural Philosophy” from Wikipedia

Valentines for archivists

February 13, 2013

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

valentine_the_way_you_roll

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

valentine_stuck

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

valentine_silverfish

(“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)

valentine_be_mine

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

valentine_extent

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

valentine_world

(“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-Castañeda Library Map Collection)

valentine_bone

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

Love in the time of digital preservation

February 14, 2012

Love in the time of digital preservation

Photo credits:

Panel 1: George Eastman House

Panel 2: Duke Data Accessioner

Panel 3: San Diego Air and Space Museum Archives

Panel 4: Library of Congress

Panel 5: LSE Library

Panel 6: US National Archives

Panel 7: National Archives UK

Panel 8: State Library of New South Wales

Transcript after the jump.

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Reappraisal

February 14, 2011

Photo credits:

Panel 2: National Library of Scotland

Panel 3: State Library of New South Wales

Panel 5: Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru / The National Library of Wales

Panel 6: State Library of New South Wales