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    Frank Buck
    Source: WikiTree
    Frank "Bring 'Em Back Alive" Buck was considered a real American action-hero, a true icon of the 1920s, 1930s and 1940s. Here is life story on WikiTree, the worldwide family tree.
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    Online Exhibits

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    Ted Williams Collection at the Griffin Museum of Photography
    Source: The Griffin Museum of Photography
    City: Boston, State: MA
    The Center is the home to the only display in the world of color and B&W photographs of Ted Williams' first year (1939) with the Red Sox.
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    Web Sites

    5 visitors recommend:
    Edward Hopper's New York
    Source: EdwardHopper.info
    City: New York, State: NY
    Information on American realist Edward Hopper and his New York City paintings, including Nighthawks, Chop Suey, and New York Movie.
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    Salvador Dali
    Source: Interesting.com
    Art prints and links for the Spanish surrealist painter Salvador Dali. You can send a free e-card with his Swans Reflecting Elephants, or with Dream Caused by the Flight of a Bee Around a Pomegranate One Second Before Waking Up.
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    Edward Hopper's New England
    Source: EdwardHopper.info
    State: MA
    Information on American realist Edward Hopper and his New England paintings, including Route 6 Eastham, Gloucester Street Scene, Cape Elizabeth, Cape Cod Morning, Lighthouse at Two Lights, and Rooms By the Sea.
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    4 visitors recommend:
    Wassily Kandinsky
    Source: Interesting.com
    Art prints and links for Russian abstract expressionist painter Wassily Kandinsky. Send a free e-card with his Squares with Concentric Rings.
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    4 visitors recommend:
    Pablo Picasso
    Source: Interesting.com
    Art prints, e-cards, and links for the most famous modern artist of the 20th century, Pablo Picasso.
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    Artwork

    5 visitors recommend:
    Kit Cat Klock
    Source: New York First
    City: New York, State: NY
    Classic kitsch! Felix the Cat wall clock with wagging tail and moving eyes counting the seconds.
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    Models, Sculptures

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    Chrysler Building replica
    Source: New York First
    City: New York, State: NY
    19-inch scaled replica of the Chrysler Building -- New York City's art deco landmark.
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    1932 V16 Cadillac model
    Source: Johnson Smith
    Detailed model with two-tone exterior, detailed engine with working piano-hinged hood, detailed interior, movable wind vanes, opening front doors, movable steering wheel and movable rubber tires, leather-look upholstery, rear windscreen, rear bumper trunk & two spare tires. 1:18 scale. 11.5".
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    Posters, Prints

    9 visitors recommend:
    'Play golf free while having your suit pressed' poster
    Source: AllPosters
    Country: United Kingdom
    A 28 in. x 22 in. black and white poster of a humorous vintage photo. Men in the back of a cleaners are playing golf in their underwear.
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    4 visitors recommend:
    'View to Grand Avenue' Chicago, 1930 art print
    Source: AllPosters
    City: Chicago, State: IL
    A large 51 in. x 39 in. black and white photo poster featuring the gothic crown of the Tribune building and the view south.
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    4 visitors recommend:
    Manhattan, 1931 art print
    Source: AllPosters
    City: New York, State: NY
    A dramatic 51 in. x 38 in. black-and-white skyline photo.
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    4 visitors recommend:
    Lovely Day for a Guinness pelican poster
    Source: AllPosters
    12 in. x 16 in. reproduction of one of John Gilroy's world famous series of Guinness advertising posters created in the 1930s, '40s, and '50s.
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    3 visitors recommend:
    Chicago Skyline 1930 art print
    Source: AllPosters
    City: Chicago, State: IL
    A 32 in. x 24 in. black and white photo poster featuring central the Michigan Avenue skyline facing out to the lake.
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    3 visitors recommend:
    My Goodness, My Guinness ostrich poster
    Source: AllPosters
    16 in. x 20 in. reproduction of one of John Gilroy's world famous series of Guinness advertising posters created in the 1930s, '40s, and '50s.
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    My Goodness, My Guinness lion poster
    Source: AllPosters
    20 in. x 16 in. reproduction of one of John Gilroy's world famous series of Guinness advertising posters created in the 1930s, '40s, and '50s.
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    Vintage golfer art print
    Source: AllPosters
    A 18 in. x 34 in. art print by Bart Forbes.
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    Olympic Games 1936 art print
    Source: AllPosters
    An inexpensive 11 in. x 14 in. reproduction of an advertisement for the 1936 Olympic Games in Berlin.
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    2 visitors recommend:
    Canadian Pacific Chicago World's Fair poster
    Source: AllPosters
    City: Chicago, State: IL
    24 in. x 36 in. reprint of an attractive advertising poster for Canadian Pacific train service to the 1933 Chicago World's Fair.
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    2 visitors recommend:
    'View to the Chicago River' 1930 art print
    Source: AllPosters
    City: Chicago, State: IL
    A 24 in. x 32 in. black and white photo poster.
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    2 visitors recommend:
    Chrysler Building art print
    Source: AllPosters
    City: New York, State: NY
    A 24 in. x 30 in. art print by James Brian. Features the beautiful art deco tower of the Chrysler Building with a subtle American flag in the background.
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    Guinness for Strength horse and cart poster
    Source: AllPosters
    12 in. x 16 in. reproduction of one of John Gilroy's world famous series of Guinness advertising posters created in the 1930s, '40s, and '50s.
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    2 visitors recommend:
    My Goodness, My Guinness kangaroo poster
    Source: AllPosters
    16 in. x 20 in. reproduction of one of John Gilroy's world famous series of Guinness advertising posters created in the 1930s, '40s, and '50s.
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    2 visitors recommend:
    Guinness for Strength lumberjack poster
    Source: AllPosters
    16 in. x 12 in. reproduction of one of John Gilroy's world famous series of Guinness advertising posters created in the 1930s, '40s, and '50s.
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    Dali Posters
    Source: 4Dali.com
    Browse more than a hundred art prints from Spanish surrealist painter Salvador Dali.
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    New York Central art deco print
    Source: AllPosters
    City: New York, State: NY
    24 in. x 32 in. art print of Leslie Ragan's majestic advertising poster for the New York Central train line.
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    Chicago World's Fair advertising poster
    Source: AllPosters
    City: Chicago, State: IL
    A beautiful, dramatic 24 in. x 32 in. art print of a Glen C. Sheffer advertising poster for the 1933 "Century of Progress" Chicago World's Fair. (AllPosters also has a larger version.)
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    Guinness for Strength steel girder poster
    Source: AllPosters
    16 in. x 12 in. reproduction of one of John Gilroy's world famous series of Guinness advertising posters created in the 1930s, '40s, and '50s.
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    My Goodness, My Guinness crocodile poster
    Source: AllPosters
    20 in. x 12 in. reproduction of one of John Gilroy's world famous series of Guinness advertising posters created in the 1930s, '40s, and '50s.
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    My Goodness, My Guinness poster
    Source: AllPosters
    10 in. x 12 in. reproduction of one of John Gilroy's world famous series of Guinness advertising posters created in the 1930s, '40s, and '50s.
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    My Goodness, My Guinness seal poster
    Source: AllPosters
    16 in. x 20 in. reproduction of one of John Gilroy's world famous series of Guinness advertising posters created in the 1930s, '40s, and '50s.
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    My Goodness, My Guinness bear poster
    Source: AllPosters
    20 in. x 16 in. reproduction of one of John Gilroy's world famous series of Guinness advertising posters created in the 1930s, '40s, and '50s.
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    London/Big Ben vintage travel poster
    Source: AllPosters
    20 in. x 28 in. art print of Big Ben at night.
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    1 visitors recommend:
    Lou Gehrig Posters
    Source: 2baseball.info
    City: New York, State: NY
    Posters and photos of the New York Yankee's Lou Gehrig.
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    Non-Fiction Books

    4 visitors recommend:
    A Legend in the Making: The New York Yankees in 1939
    Source: Amazon
    Author: Richard J. Tofel
    City: New York, State: NY
    From an Amazon reader: "Tofel brings us back to a time when baseball was more than a game. Must reading for anyone who ever wondered how America came to have a National Pastime." (2002)
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    Baseball Between the Wars
    Source: Amazon
    Author: Bill Hageman
    From an Amazon reader: "This isn't your normal linear history of baseball. ... My guess is not only have most of these photos never been seen, but never has even the most fanatic lover of baseball seen pictures of immortals in the context of real life as they're seen here." (2001)
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    Novels

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    The Red Heifer: A Novel
    Source: Amazon
    Author: Leo Haber
    City: New York, State: NY
    "An allegorical account, sometimes poignant, sometimes comic, sometimes almost mystical, of a Jewish boy's childhood and adolescence in New York's Lower East Side of the 1930s and 40s." (2001)
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    Collectibles

    5 visitors recommend:
    1939 New York World's Fair Collectables
    Source: Collectable4.com
    City: New York, State: NY
    Information on live memorabilia auctions for the 1939 world's fair.
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    4 visitors recommend:
    1933 Chicago World's Fair Collectables
    Source: Collectable4.com
    City: Chicago, State: IL
    Information on live memorabilia auctions for the 1933 Century of Progress world's fair.
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    Movies

    4 visitors recommend:
    Call Northside 777
    Source: Amazon
    Author: Henry Hathaway, director
    City: Chicago, State: IL
    A Chicago-based 1948 film starring Jimmy Stewart. It is based on the true story of a Prohibition-era murder mystery.
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    2 visitors recommend:
    Bingo Long Traveling All-Stars and Motor Kings (DVD)
    Source: Amazon.com
    A popular comedy about a Negro League rebellion, set in 1939. Stars big hitters Billy Dee Williams, James Earl Jones, and Richard Pryor. (1976)
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    Horse Feathers (DVD)
    Source: Amazon.com
    An early, very popular Marx Brothers movie about college football. (1932)
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