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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 […]

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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
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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 […]

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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 […]

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Dr Seuss Books

Theodor Seuss Geisel (March 2, 1904 – September 24, 1991) was an American children’s author, political cartoonist, and animator. He is known for his work writing and illustrating more than 60 books under the pen […]