The death on this day 14th January, 1898, of Charles Lutwidge Dodgson, better known as Lewis Carroll. He was the author of Alice's Adventures in Wonderland. In his earlier years he took to the new art form of photography in which he excelled. He became a well known gentleman=photographer and at one time considered making a living out of it
Charles Eames and Eero Saarinen (pictured above) took first prize for their "Organic Chair," which they designed for the "Organic Design in Home Furnishings" competition held by MOMA of New York in 1940.