Link Love: 6/17/2011

  • You can now read them in their entirety. The National Archives, along with the Kennedy, Johnson, and Nixon Presidential libraries have released the infamous “Pentagon Papers,” parts of which were leaked in the 1970s by a disillusioned former government official and fueled anti-war sentiment at the time.
  • Speaking of obsolete technologies, check out this video, which tells you how to dial your phone (!?!), straight from the AT&T archives [via Neatorama]:

“AT&T Archives: Now You Can Dial,” 1954, Produced by Charles E. Skinner Productions, Footage courtesy of AT&T Archives and History Center, Warren, NJ and the ATTTechChannel.

 

 

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