For myself, collecting Ephemera is an extremely thrilling activity because of the hunt and discovery process. Ephemera hunters are able to find magical, little pieces which in many cases document historical phenomena that aren’t yet recorded. Enjoy a bit of this experience with this article from Alina Simone Using interviews with collectors, Ms. Simone shows us examples of this process of piecing together our shared history.
This article shares in the ephemeral titillation felt by collectors and helps to dispel the myth out there that “everything has already been digitized and is available through Google search.”
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