Ivy League

Take Ivy finally available!

Article: Take Ivy finally available!

Until quite recently, very few people knew about “Take Ivy,” a discontinued fashion book of photos published in 1965 with a cult following. I had actually blogged about it a couple years ago when a friend mentioned it. I explained then, “In the late 1960s Japanese photographer Hayashida visited our Ivy League universities and documented…

Iconic photos in Simpsons and more

Article: Iconic photos in Simpsons and more

One of my favorite historical photo blogs Iconic Photos has a fun compilation of screen captures of The Simpsons paying homage to famous photographs. Each Simpsons picture is accompanied by helpful links back to the original. Some of the more cerebral allusions, such as this one are unsurprising consider the show’s roster of Harvard Lampoon…