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Name Every Shade of the Rainbow With This 'Color Thesaurus'

Name Every Shade of the Rainbow With This 'Color Thesaurus' It's time to expand your color vocabulary.

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The library in Lima’s San Francisco Monastery is one of the oldest and most beautiful on the continent. The stunning convent was completed in 1672, with renovations and improvements continuing up until 1729. The 25,000 volumes contained therein are extremely rare, chronicling a massive variety of knowledge dating from the fifteenth through the eighteenth centuries. From Mental Floss Magazine

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24 Vintage Photographs of Abe Lincoln

A reporter once described Lincoln’s mop as “Wild Republican hair.” In this 1857 photo, Abe looks like he just got out of bed (via @mental_floss).

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Who Gets the Royalties from "Happy Birthday to You"?

24 Vintage Photographs of Abe Lincoln

Lincoln said this was one of his favorite photographs. He used it heavily during the 1858 campaign, distributing it to supporters (via @mental_floss)

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