History

Josef Váchal Made What He Felt

Josef Váchal was a respected Czech painter and designer with a fantastical expressionist sensitivity for emotive illustration and exotic typography.

Once Upon an AIGA Meeting

Sometime in the 1980s this was a board meeting of the AIGA. The snapshot shows an illustrious group on a spring retreat.

Snapshot Meet Snapchat

Snapshots were hard to pull off and ultimately time-consuming back in the day—as the materials for this Brownie Hawkeye show.

What Censorship Looks Like

"Mother Earth," founded in 1907 and co-edited by Emma Goldman and Alexander Berkman, was an anarchist American journal.

America-Can Do.

When there were real jobs in this country, this is what this country made: real cans, as depicted in these vintage promos.