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Alex-Shear

Called the “The Noah of American Life”, by the journalist Philipp Blom, Alex Shear planned to open The Museum for Regular People before he passed away in early January. Famous for it’s size, Alex Shear collected some 100,000 items over fifty plus years. His collection included post-war ephemera and nostalgia that museums had no use for, including pillows shaped like soup cans, kitchen items, skateboards, and an array American kitch and every day items.

Someday that museum will open, and I will see you there.

Above: Alex Shear

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