Tag: 19th century

National Currency is a font inspired by 19th century stock certificates. With an obvious nod to currency lines and designs, this font is sure to be an eye-catcher. Check out some examples inside.


Man, I thought my art sucked. Check out this story about an elderly woman who accidentally destroyed a 19th century painting named “Ecce Homo” by painter Elias Garcia Martinez. The woman thought she was doing the church which held this painting a favor but she inadvertently put a completely different face on the painting. A […]

In the 19th century, Thomas Edison filmed several train lines in the Northeast corridor as an experiment in motion film capture. A technological pioneer in his day, this film compiles some of those films into one video. It’s like BTTF, but in real life. In another related video, check out Thomas Edison performing tricks on […]