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ANSI by Discofunk 1974, taken from a great new pack from Lazarus.

Military ASCII art from 1967 using a custom system that combined US ASCII and vector graphics, fit for 2400 baud distribution. More info also here.

Fun with basic keyboard graphics, a book from 1986 by Winnifred Nichols. Contains step-by-step instructions for 50 keyboard/typewriter works. Plenty of seasonal greetings! Available in full at archive.org thanks to Marcin Wichary.

Title screen for Framework III (DOS, 1988). Video by @dosnostalgic.

ASCII-portraits of Dwight Eisenhower and Adlai Stevenson made with a UNIVAC in 1957. via (Technically not ASCII since it didn’t exist, but perhaps EBCDIC) h/t: Marcin Wichary

ANSI by Filth of Blocktronics, via sixteencolors.

Interesting merge of textmode, pixel art and other retromanias in this cyberspace scene in Gumball. h/t Ray Manta.

By here_we_go_up_the_mountain. More here. h/t: robert doerfler