Too Many Ideas - Archive for 2019

Resources for TTRPG – 800 medieval manuscripts of France and England

Friday, March 22nd, 2019

The Manuscripts from the British Library and the Bibliothèque nationale de France, 700-1200 website has 800 manuscripts from the two libraries collections accessible by theme, location, place, author and century along with a search

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Wednesday, March 20th, 2019

Sir John Soane’s Museum, London

Resources for TTRPG – British Library Flickr

Friday, March 15th, 2019

The British Library Flickr account is a vast collection of over a million out of copyright images from books.

Almost Wordless Wednesday 48

Wednesday, March 13th, 2019

BBC Broadcasting House statue 2016

Resources for TTRPG – Headshots and other Pictures for NPCs

Friday, March 8th, 2019

Theses collections at the the New York Library Digital Collection are useful if you need to find a head shot for an NPC.  Many of them are still in copyright but still a good resource for personal use. The Friedman-Abeles Photograph Collection head shots of actors from productions mostly from Broadway and off-Broadway shows between 1954-1970. The Vandamm […]

Almost Wordless Wednesday 47

Wednesday, March 6th, 2019

Sir John Soane’s Museum, London

Resources for TTRPG – More FWP Guides – Minnesota, Montana, North Dakota and South Dakota

Friday, March 1st, 2019

Four more, now out of copyright, guides from the FWP to late 1930s US states… Minnesota; a state guide Montana, a state guide book North Dakota: A Guide to the Northern Prairie State A South Dakota guide

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Wednesday, February 27th, 2019

Arthurs Seat from Holyroodhouse 2017

Resources for TTRPG – The Buttolph Collection of Menus

Friday, February 22nd, 2019

  The New York Public Library Digital Collection’s The Buttolph Collection of Menus is an extensive collection of 19,000 menus from the 1850s to now .  I use these as a bit of period colour and to get player characters interacting over something other than how to do the next part of the adventure.  Just keep […]

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Wednesday, February 20th, 2019

The London Mastaba 2018

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