Frederick Douglass

June 7, 2010

frederick douglass from

He has fabulous hair. And is totally my American Civil War figure crush. (Abraham Lincoln is my ACW hero, however.)


Louisa May Alcott

May 16, 2010

Louisa is working that ruffle.

William Butler Yeats

May 15, 2010

From the Odum Library Blog at

The National Library of Ireland has an interactive¬†online exhibit¬†of this handsome man’s life and work: