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Life Magazine archive, online for free

posted by Jason Kottke   Oct 19, 2009

Every issue of Life Magazine until the end of 1972 is available on Google Books for free. This archive joins Google’s already impressive archive of millions of photos from Life. (via footnotes of mad men)

Life magazine photographs online

posted by Jason Kottke   Nov 18, 2008

Wow, Google is hosting millions of photographs from Life magazine from the 1860s to the 1970s. Would have been nice to see these on Flickr instead (so that people could add tags, annotate, etc.), but this is an amazing resource. (via df)