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paris texas
(text) Front: PARIS TEXAS
Back: N/A
Sleeve: N/A
(description) Representation of the Eiffel Tower spouting oil with catus and a cow in the background
(background) white
(iconic elements) Place - Paris, Texas;;Thing - Cactus;;Thing - Cow;;Thing - Oil;;Thing - Eiffel Tower
(subject) places--us


american library association 1989 annual conference dallas
(text) Front: American Library Association 1989 Annual Confernce DALLAS
Back: N/A
Sleeve: N/A
(description) Design contains a winged horse, a rose, a skyscraper outline and a star
(background) white
(iconic elements) 1 Thing - Building 2 Thing - Horse 3 Thing - Rose 4 Thing - Star
(subject) lis--library-related;;places--us


access to excellence salt lake american association of school librarians
(text) Front: ACCESS TO EXCELLENCE SALT LAKE AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF SCHOOL LIBRARIANS FIFTH NATIONAL CONFERENCE
Back: N/A
Sleeve: N/A
(description) four solid gray blocks with a red star in the center with skyline of Salt Lake City overlaid on the lower right side
(background) white
(iconic elements) Place - Salt Lake City
(subject) lis--library-related;;places--us


Philadelphia Italian Market
(text) Front: Philadelphia Italian Market
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Sleeve: N/A
(description) market place image with text
(background) white
(iconic elements) Place
(subject) places--us


Chicago Family Fun
(text) Front: Chicago Clean Wholesome Fun For the Whole Family
Back: N/A
Sleeve: N/A
(description) N/A
(background) white
(iconic elements) N/A
(subject) places--us


San Francisco 1934
(text) Front: San Francisco 1934
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Sleeve: N/A
(description) image of a man smoking with images of San Francisco in the background
(background) white
(iconic elements) Person
(subject) places--us


love in california
(text) Front: Somebody in CALIFORNIA Loves Me
Back: N/A
Sleeve: N/A
(description) texts with red hearts around
(background) white
(iconic elements) Person - Heart Place - California
(subject) places--us


california
(text) Front: California Does Have Its Faults
Back: N/A
Sleeve: N/A
(description) a map of California
(background) blue
(iconic elements) Thing - Map Place - California
(subject) places--us


Map & Geography Round Table 1990
(text) Front: Map & Geography Round Table 1990
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Sleeve: N/A
(description) aerial map of downtown Chicago
(background) light yellow
(iconic elements) object-building, water
(subject) places--us


mayfair
(text) Front: MAYFAIR, A COMMUNITY CELEBRATION, Allentown, PA
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(description) Text only with an ice cream cone in place of the i in Mayfair on a white area
(background) green
(iconic elements) N/A
(subject) places--us

ala-san francisco 1992
(text) Front: ala-san francisco 1992
Back: N/A
Sleeve: N/A
(description) stylized drawing of Golden Gate Bridge
(background) white
(iconic elements) Thing - bridge
(subject) places--us


nccu 1995
(text) Front: nccu 1995
Back: N/A
Sleeve: N/A
(description) collage of sites in Detroit and a saxophone, hands, a cup of popcorn, and a book
(background) blue
(iconic elements) Thing - Saxophone Thing - Hand Thing - Book Thing - Popcorn Symbol - Peace
(subject) places--us


west virginia bear
(text) Front: WEST VIRGINIA
Back: N/A
Sleeve: N/A
(description) Bear roasting hot dog over open fire, framed in pink circular design with purple background on blue shirt.
(background) blue
(iconic elements) Thing - Bear Mountains Campfire
(subject) places--us


national airport
(text) Front: 50th Anniversary National Airport, Washington D.C.
Back: N/A
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(description) White shirt with multi-colored representation of National Airport. Drawing depicts entrance to the airport. Airplane in early stages of flight.
(background) white
(iconic elements) Place - National Airport Person - men and women
(subject) places--us


almost heaven west virginia
(text) Front: Almost Heaven WEST VIRGINIA
Back: N/A
Sleeve: N/A
(description) state outline in blue/yellow on gray shirt
(background) gray
(iconic elements) Place - West Virginia
(subject) places--us


pittsburgh
(text) Front: Pittsburgh
Back: N/A
Sleeve: N/A
(description) A skyline of the city of Pittsburgh
(background) black
(iconic elements) 1 Place - Pittsburgh 2 Thing - Building
(subject) places--us

dallas texas
(text) Front: DALLAS, TEXAS
Back: N/A
Sleeve: N/A
(description) The skeletal head of a long horned steer done in white and overlaid on a large black cactus plant
(background) white
(iconic elements) 1 Thing - cactus 2 Thing - cow
(subject) places--us


national airport
(text) Front: 50th Anniversary National Airport Washington, D.C.
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Sleeve: N/A
(description) View of the National Airport with an airplane in flight
(background) white
(iconic elements) Thing - Airport Thing - Airplane Person - Women Person - Men
(subject) places--us


Chicago
(text) Front: CHICAGO
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Sleeve: N/A
(description) Colorful silhouettes of dancing people
(background) white
(iconic elements) Person - People
(subject) places--us


trolls
(text) Front: I believe in Trolls! Tionesta, Pa.
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Sleeve: N/A
(description) Three trolls standing in an alpine meadow
(background) white
(iconic elements) Thing - Trolls
(subject) places--us


high museum of art
(text) Front: High Museum of Art, ATLANTA GEORGIA
Back: N/A
Sleeve: N/A
(description) Museum initials (HMA) repeated 27 times
(background) white
(iconic elements) Place
(subject) places--us

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hampshire heritage days
(text) Front: HAMPSHIRE HERITAGE DAYS ROMNEY, WEST VIRGINIA
Back: GTE
Sleeve: N/A
(description) A small circle with a dipiction of a butter churn, a fiddle and a quilt and an addtional unknown object, the circle is surrounded by text
(background) blue
(iconic elements) Thing - churn Thing - violin Thing - quilt Thing - apple
(subject) places--us


george eastman house
(text) Front: George Eastman House. International Museum of Photography and Film
Back: N/A
Sleeve: N/A
(description) A drawing of the George Eastman house, the international museum of photography and film.
(background) white
(iconic elements) Place
(subject) places--us


berkeley farmer's market
(text) Front: BERKELEY FARMERS' MARKET. SPONSORED BY THE ecology center.
Back: N/A
Sleeve: N/A
(description) A cream colored shirt with a bright orange carrot and the words Berkeley farmer's market
(background) white
(iconic elements) Place
(subject) environment;;places--us


Soho
(text) Front: SOHO NEW YORK
Back: N/A
Sleeve: N/A
(description) Abstract art (elements of machinery) in a triangle
(background) white
(iconic elements) Thing - Bicycle chain
(subject) places--us


san francisco event mar 18 1982
(text) Front: San Francisco Mar 18, 1982
Back: N/A
Sleeve: N/A
(description) Man wearing a crown with sun rays. Lettering describes an event in San Francisco Mar 18, 1982
(background) white
(iconic elements) Person - Man Thing - Crown Place - San Fr
(subject) places--us


I can't get my phil
(text) Front: I Can't Get My Phil of Punxsutawney
Back: N/A
Sleeve: N/A
(description) A green groundhog named Phil, the official one watched on Groundhog day, is pictured in shades, wreathed by the text
(background) black
(iconic elements) Thing - Groundhog
(subject) humor;;places--us


ban the burn
(text) Front: BAN THE BURN - STOP DETRIOiT'S TRASH INCiNERATOR
Back: N/A
Sleeve: N/A
(description) image of smoke stacks with a line through them, surrounded by african masks
(background) blue
(iconic elements) Place - Detroit Thing - African mask Thing - Incinerator
(subject) environment;;places--us


haag's hotel
(text) Front: Haag's Hotel - Shartlesville, PA
Back: N/A
Sleeve: N/A
(description) image of a yellow buck with text above and below
(background) black
(iconic elements) Thing - Stag
(subject) places--us


fine herbs of ohio
(text) Front: FINE HERBS & SPICES OF OHIO
Back: N/A
Sleeve: N/A
(description) Below the text is a simple drawing of pepper and salt shakers and a packet of sweet-n-low on a salmon pink background.
(background) white
(iconic elements) Thing - Pepper Thing - Salt Thing - Sweet-n-low
(subject) humor;;places--us

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san francisco biking
(text) Front: San Francisco Chronicle presents Great San Francisco Hostelling International Bike Adventure -- 10th Anniversary
Back: Hostelling Internationaal -- Marshall
Sleeve: N/A
(description) a bright drawing of the S.F. Bay Bridge with people biking in the foreground. Lettering is above and below the picture.
(background) white
(iconic elements) Place -- San Francisco -- Bay Bridge Person -- biking
(subject) places--us


san francisco
(text) Front: SAN FRANCISCO
Back: N/A
Sleeve: N/A
(description) nine victorian houses
(background) gray
(iconic elements) Thing - House
(subject) places--us


experience washington dc
(text) Front: experience washington dc
Back: N/A
Sleeve: N/A
(description) composite of washington sites framed by text
(background) white
(iconic elements) Place, Thing
(subject) places--us


vermont teddy bear company
(text) Front: vermont teddy bear company
Back: N/A
Sleeve: N/A
(description) teddy bear with company logo against a postage stamp-like background
(background) white
(iconic elements) Thing
(subject) pop culture;;places--us


cass corridor
(text) Front: cass corridor;;a detroit classic
Back: N/A
Sleeve: N/A
(description) text as indicated formatted as coca cola label
(background) red
(iconic elements) Symbol
(subject) places--us;;pop culture


henry ford museum & greenfield village
(text) Front: the automobile in american life
Back: N/A
Sleeve: N/A
(description) back end of 1950s vintage auto with car names superimposed
(background) green
(iconic elements) Thing
(subject) pop culture;;history;;places--us


chicago blues fest
(text) Front: The 70th Annual 1993 Chicago Blues Fest May 28, 29, & 30th, 1993
Back: N/A
Sleeve: N/A
(description) Three men playing blues on piano, harmonica, and guitar. Sun in background. Circular frame around players.
(background) white
(iconic elements) Person-men
(subject) pop culture;;places--us


art show
(text) Front: Art Show Carson Street Gallery Sept 22 To Oct 5 Pittsburgh Pennsylvania
Back: N/A
Sleeve: N/A
(description) Crazy pattern drawing with landscape.
(background) white
(iconic elements) Thing-house
(subject) art -- general;;places--us


hanging out
(text) Front: Hanging Out dear Mom, you'll be proud of me yet.
Back: N/A
Sleeve: N/A
(description) Slapstick scene from old movie with three men hanging from building. One man in colorized clown suit. Letter on side.
(background) white
(iconic elements) Person-man
(subject) places--us


windy city
(text) Front: The Windy City Chicago
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Sleeve: N/A
(description) Skyline done in colored geometrical figures.
(background) white
(iconic elements) Thing-building
(subject) places--us


chicago
(text) Front: Chicago woosh The Windy City
Back: N/A
Sleeve: N/A
(description) Cartoon drawing of cityscape with wind pushing everything including buildings.
(background) white
(iconic elements) Place-cityscape
(subject) places--us


chicago
(text) Front: Chicago
Back: N/A
Sleeve: N/A
(description) Skyline of Chicago done in metallic colored squares.
(background) white
(iconic elements) Thing-skyline
(subject) places--us


Chez Ptooey
(text) Front: Chez Ptooey Deep in the heart (we serve that too) of Berkeley's Gournet Ghetto
Back: N/A
Sleeve: N/A
(description) a fly, a beat up pigs head on a platter, a heart and brain on a platter, a pizza with bones, a knife, cigar, matches, claws, and a snake all on red and blue checkered backround
(background) white
(iconic elements) Thing
(subject) places--us;;humor;;review


Dallas Desert
(text) Front: Dallas, Texas
Back: N/A
Sleeve: N/A
(description) a skull superimposed over a cactus with orange, yellow, and blue stripes in background
(background) white
(iconic elements) Thing - cactus - skull
(subject) places--us;;environment


Windy City
(text) Front: The Windy City 1988 i.derwaux for the museum of contemporary ART CHCIAGO
Back: N/A
Sleeve: N/A
(description) men, cat, arms, and legs blown around
(background) white
(iconic elements) Thing - cat - hat, Person - arm - leg - man
(subject) places--us;;art -- general;;lis -- museum-related


west virginia
(text) Front: WEST VIRGINIA
Back: N/A
Sleeve: N/A
(description) depiction of a bear roasting a hotdog by moonlight
(background) blueBlue
(iconic elements) Thing - bear;;Thing - hotdog;;Thing - moon
(subject) places--us;;humor


garfield
(text) Front: ATLANTA
Back: N/A
Sleeve: N/A
(description) garfield leaning on the word Atlanta
(background) white
(iconic elements) Thing - cat
(subject) places--us;;pop culture;;humor

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wegman's world
(text) Front: N/A
Back: wegman's world;;walker art center
Sleeve: N/A
(description) wegman's dog on front; text on back
(background) red
(iconic elements) Thing
(subject) art--postmodern;;places--us

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IMAGE B:

burlington
(text) Front: people's republic of burlington;;vermont;;planet earth
Back: same
Sleeve: N/A
(description) logo showing map of world w/phrase politicos correctus
(background) white
(iconic elements) Thing
(subject) environment;;places--us

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IMAGE B:

carnegie 100
(text) Front: carnegie centennial
Back: carnegie;;library pittsburgh;;museum art;;warhol museum
Sleeve: N/A
(description) cubes spelling out 100 with text on front; museum names on back
(background) whte
(iconic elements) Symbol
(subject) academic;;places--us


people's park
(text) Front: PEOPLE'S PARK
Back: N/A
Sleeve: N/A
(description) Text surronding circular design of a flower emerging behind barbed wire
(background) blue
(iconic elements) Thing - Flower Thing - Barbed wire
(subject) places--us


lovers' paradise
(text) Front: Intercourse PA. Lovers' Paradise
Back: N/A
Sleeve: N/A
(description) Horse and buggy
(background) red
(iconic elements) 1.Thing - Horse 2. Thing - Buggy
(subject) places--us


chili night
(text) Front: A Chili Night in Texas
Back: N/A
Sleeve: N/A
(description) wolf howling with red pepper in background
(background) black
(iconic elements) 1. Thing - Wolf 2. Thing - Red Pepper
(subject) places--us


starry night
(text) Front: Chicago : Starry Night
Back: N/A
Sleeve: N/A
(description) Chicago skyline
(background) black
(iconic elements) 1. Thing - Building 2. Thing - Skyline 2. Place - Chicago
(subject) places--us


windy city
(text) Front: The Windy City : Chicago
Back: N/A
Sleeve: N/A
(description) Geometic shapes that look like a skyline.
(background) white
(iconic elements) 1. Thing - building
(subject) places--us

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cute bear
(text) Front: Non-Roman characters (Japanese)
Back: Ma-Chan's Okazuya Maui Hawaii
Sleeve: N/A
(description) cute bear (on front) and cute bear on UFO (on back)
(background) brown
(iconic elements) 1. Thing - bear 2. Thing - UFO 3. Place - Hawaii
(subject) places--us


las vegas
(text) Front: Las Vegas Nevada Howdy Podner!
Back: N/A
Sleeve: N/A
(description) Cowboy with lasso next to a mule with a pack on its back; both are smiling.
(background) white
(iconic elements) Person
(subject) places--us

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Last update July 21, 2004.