TV & Radio

MASH

Mobile Army Surgical Hospital or MASH is a comedy-drama or a dramedy TV series set during the American-Korean war. It aired from 1972 to 1983 on CBS. Larry Gelbart developed this series from a 1970 […]

TV & Radio

Columbo

┬áColumbo, played by Peter Falk, took charge with his Los Angeles Police Department badge. This American TV series and its main character were created by William Link and Richard Levinson. Each episode usually started with […]

TV & Radio

Kojak

Those who are fond of crime, action, and drama in one TV series, Kojak might be in their list. This program was about Detective Lieutenant Theo Kojak of the New York City Police Department, played […]

TV & Radio

Get Smart

Get Smart was an American action spy comedy television series that satirized the spy genre that was so popular in the 1960s. Created by Mel Brooks and Buck Henry, Maxwell Smart, Agent 86 played by […]

Books & Magazines

McCalls Magazine

McCall’s was a monthly American women’s magazine, published by the McCall Corporation. Duringthe baby boomer era it was particularly popular and in fact, was so for most of the 20th century. In the early 60s […]

Books & Magazines

Ladies Home Journal

Ladies’ Home Journal was developed from a popular double-page supplement in the American magazine Tribune and Farmer titled Women at Home. Women at Home was written by Louisa Knapp Curtis, wife of the magazine’s publisher […]

Popular Mechanics Magazine Covers, 1955 and 1960
Books & Magazines

Popular Mechanics

Popular Mechanics is a magazine of popular science and technology and it was remarkably popular during the early and mid Boomer era. It features automotive, home, outdoor, electronics, science, do-it-yourself, and technology topics and offers […]

Books & Magazines

Scientific American

Scientific American was founded by inventor and publisher Rufus M. Porter in 1845 as a four-page weekly newspaper. It also reported on a broad range of inventions including perpetual motion machines, an 1860 device for […]