The Lively Morgue: NYT Photo blog

I was listening to exec editors of LinkedIn, Dan Roth, and Jessica Bennett of Tumblr ponder a Mashable Media Summit question: Are Social Networks the Publishers of the Future?

Bennett disclosed a glorious New York Times tumblr blog called The Lively Morgue.

3 Times (har har) a week, the NYT selects a photo from their morgue, a collection of all the paper’s photos since 1896. They fix it up, digitize it and post it on this beautiful Tumblr.

Check it out!