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When New York Was Deutsche

In mid-19th century New York, German immigrants came to the city and started a fair number of newspapers - such as PUCK - which Steven Heller examines here.

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Give My Regards to Broadway

Broadway Magazine covered the beauties and cuties of the stage beginning in 1891. To tickle your show lust, here are two issues.

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Secret Society Stickers

Steven Heller takes a look at the coats of arms of secret societies around the world, circa 1900.

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Institutional Racism

Steven Heller takes a look at institutional racism in the United States via packaging and book covers.

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Design Selfie, 1957

What's a design or designer selfie? Take a look at this one by Philadelphia designer Matthew Leibowitz.

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Rare Design in Midtown

Glenn Horowitz Bookseller has a new Manhattan gallery, and a new exhibit—"Matter/Giacometti."

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Tomi Ungerer, Provacateur

Steven Heller reveals what he learned while interviewing legendary illustrator, writer and social advocate Tomi Ungerer.

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Get That Hollywood Glo

Steven Heller looks back at a 20s-era triptych for Hollywood Glo and wonders if today's drug-store displays will have the same charm 100 years from now.