A 1940 census taker uses sled dogs to make sure that even people in remote areas of Alaska are enumerated.  (Only 27 more days!)

A 1940 census taker uses sled dogs to make sure that even people in remote areas of Alaska are enumerated. (Only 27 more days!)

This photograph was taken in 1898, and shows miners who were part of the Klondike Gold Rush. Notice in the background the long ribbon of miners making their way up the snowy mountain.

This photograph was taken in 1898, and shows miners who were part of the Klondike Gold Rush. Notice in the background the long ribbon of miners making their way up the snowy mountain.

Delivering dinosaurs for exhibit at the Boston Museum of Science. Arthur Pollock,1984.

Delivering dinosaurs for exhibit at the Boston Museum of Science. Arthur Pollock,1984.

nashscribblings: “ undr: “ Arthur Pollock A helicopter delivered a model dinosaur to the city’s Museum of Science (Boston). 1984 ” The year every dog in Boston lost their shit.

A doll maker in the 1920’s. She was an elementary school teacher. She wanted to make her dolls look so real, she cut hair off of her students. She even skinned off some of her daughter’s skin for one particular doll. She was caught and found not guilty for reason of insanity.

A doll maker in the 1920’s. She was an elementary school teacher. She wanted to make her dolls look so real, she cut hair off of her students. She even skinned off some of her daughter’s skin for one particular doll. She was caught and found not guilty for reason of insanity.

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On Robert Service’s The Cremation of Sam McGee

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Massachusetts State House in Boston after a major snowstorm in 1945. It had not been much earlier that Boston finally banned horse drawn vehicles from Boston's streets (the last horse drawn fire engine was retired in 1938), but they returned to deliver food supplies by sled in 1945. Here a dog team does what it does best.

Snow Porn: Boston Blanketed Through the Years

Massachusetts State House in Boston after a major snowstorm in 1945. It had not been much earlier that Boston finally banned horse drawn vehicles from Boston's streets (the last horse drawn fire engine was retired in 1938), but they returned to deliver food supplies by sled in 1945. Here a dog team does what it does best.

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