It was impossible to decide if “Treeus” was funnier than references to Santa or poor drivers, so we asked for assistance from our guest judge Laura Brandt, who manages the Foundation for the National Archives Facebook page. After much agony, she decided that David T’s caption held the most humor and historical value. This two [...]
Rebecca, it may be time to quit your day job. You have wowed another one of our guest judges, Kathleen Williams, Executive Director of the National Historical Publications and Records Commission. The actual caption for this fund-raising fanatic? “The ‘Human Squirrel’ who did many daring ‘stunts’ in climbing for benefit of War Relief Funds in [...]
Posted by Rob Crotty on August 26, 2010, under Photo Caption Contest.
Tags: american history, First World War photos, horses, lumberjacks, NARA, national archives, National archives and records administration, odd history, old logging photos, Photo Caption Contest, Pieces of History, prologue blog, Prologue magazine, random history, weird US history