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Creator:Leach, Ethel P. B.
Title:Ethel Leach greeting cards to Nellie Morton
Date(s):1948-1957
Call No:MSS 0098, F0021
Abstract:Seven Christmas and New Years greeting cards and one letter from Frederica, Delaware, artist Ethel P. B. Leach to Nellie Morton. The images on the cards are printed from etchings[...] by Leach or have printed reproductions of her paintings.
Subjects:Kent County (Del.)--History--20th century
Creator:Parks, Charles Cropper, 1922-2012
Title:Charles and Inge Parks greeting cards to Miriam Willis
Date(s):2000-2011
Call No:MSS 0098, F0190
Abstract:Delaware sculptor Charles Parks (1922-2012) and his wife Inge sent these two holiday greeting cards to Miriam Willis.
Subjects:Sculptors--United States--20th century--Correspondence | Sculptors | Wilmington (Del.)
Creator:O'Sheel, Shaemas, 1886-1954
Title:Shaemas O'Sheel letters to John and Rae Lindmark
Date(s):1921-1950
Call No:MSS 0099, F0691
Abstract:Seven letters from Shaemas O'Sheel to John and Rae Lindmark, dated between 1921 and 1950.
Subjects:American poetry--Irish American authors | New York (N.Y.)
Creator:Boyle, Kay, 1902-1992
Title:Kay Boyle letters to Pat Pomerleau
Date(s):1971-1989
Call No:MSS 0099, F0727
Abstract:Eleven letters from Kay Boyle to Pat Pomerleau (two of the letters were dictated to an assistant by Boyle), the other nine are written by Boyle, dated 1971 through 1989.
Subjects:Novelists, American--20th century--Correspondence
Creator:Evans, Abbie Huston
Title:Abbie Huston Evans papers
Date(s):1960-1968
Call No:MSS 0098, F0158
Abstract:The papers consist of a greeting card, a Delaware poetry day dinner program, two poems, "Alive This Night" and "Martian Landscape" (initialed and dated), and newspaper clippings related to Abbie[...] Huston Evans, a poet, born in New England, who later worked and taught in Philadelphia.
Subjects:American poetry--20th century | New Castle County (Del.)--History--20th century
Creator:Creator unknown
Title:Nineteenth-century children's scrap album with photograph of two boys
Date(s):1875-1885
Call No:MSS 0093, Item 0032
Abstract:This nineteenth-century children's scrapbook bears the title "ALBUM" in blue letters with additional black and gold stamping on the maroon cloth cover. The scrapbook, which is completely filled with carefully[...] placed images throughout, features collectible, die-cut, color scraps from sets of flowers, cats, dogs, birds, butterflies, insects, reptiles, children, cherubs, cartoonish faces, comic figures, and fashionable women and characters in ethnic dress. The album also includes holiday greeting cards and one photograph of two boys on a page about eight leaves from the back of the volume.
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Subjects:Scrapbooks--History--19th century
Creator:Perrett, Louise
Title:Lillian Ann Gibbins, The Girl Graduate : Her Own Book
Date(s):1924-1929
Call No:MSS 0093, Item 0063
Abstract:This gift book was used as a scrapbook by Lillian Ann Gibbins to commemorate her graduation from St. Elizabeth Academy in St. Louis, Missouri, in 1926.
Subjects:Women--United States--Social life and customs--20th century | Female Friendship | Women--Education | Saint Louis (Mo.)
Creator:Black family
Title:Black family papers
Date(s):1889-1982
Call No:MSS 0249
Abstract:The Black Family Papers contain 174 items, including letters, greeting cards, postcards, telegrams, pamphlets, programs, photographs, and diaries pertaining to Helen Black Stewart, Lynam Stewart and other members of the[...] Black Family. The papers span the dates 1889-1982, with the bulk of the material dating from 1917-1919 when Willard Black, Helen Black's brother, served in World War I.
Subjects:World War, 1914-1918 | Delaware--History--20th century
Creator:Robinson, Winifred Josephine, 1867-1962
Title:Winifred J. Robinson papers
Date(s):1912-1949
Call No:MSS 0413
Abstract:Winifred J. Robinson (1867-1962) served as the first dean of the Women’s College of the University of Delaware. The Winifred J. Robinson Papers consists of a small group of eclectic[...] material spanning the dates 1912-1949.
Subjects:Foreign study | Travel--History--20th century
Creator:Creator unknown
Title:Children's scrapbook belonging to "A.R."
Date(s):1850-1899
Call No:MSS 0093, Item 0026
Abstract:This nineteenth-century children's scrapbook bears the initials "A.B." and the date 1891 in cross stitch on a small oval canvas label affixed to a red cloth cover. The scrapbook features[...] both German and English trade cards; collectible scraps of flowers, animals, children, and flowers; visiting cards; New Year cards; color printed cartoons of Grimm fairy tales and rhymes in German; and other color printed images.
Subjects:Scrapbooks--19th century
Creator:Creator unknown
Title:Eclectic nineteenth-century British scrapbook
Date(s):1865-1890
Call No:MSS 0093, Item 0029
Abstract:This eclectically compiled nineteenth-century British scrapbook features collectible scraps of flowers, animals, children, birds, and work scenes; greeting cards; original ink, graphite, and watercolor artwork; material related to British royalty;[...] scenes of famous British places and buildings; and numerous images from varied sources. Several items depict "exotic ethnics," such as a black woman, an "Indian," "Orientals," and "Arabs." Not all of the 36 leaves in this album are filled: the first 23 are filled, perhaps by a young woman or teenage girl; the last two leaves are filled with five color printed images of British trains cut from Boys Own Paper, suggesting perhaps a brother or son is responsible for those images in the album.
Subjects:Monarchy--Great Britain--History--19th century | Minstrel shows | Exoticism in art | Scrapbooks--Great Britain--History--19th century | More Subjects
Creator:Creator unknown
Title:Nineteenth-century British scrapbook of greeting cards
Date(s):1872-1879
Call No:MSS 0093, Item 0031
Abstract:This nineteenth-century British scrapbook of greeting cards bears a red leather cover embossed with black design and lettering, titled "ALBUM." The scrapbook album features Christmas, New Years, Easter, and Valentine[...] greeting cards with most captioned with the year and name of the friend or relative who sent the card. There are some die-cut color images of flowers, children, and ladies. One series of nine collectible scraps illustrates "Snow White" and each of the scenes bears a narrative caption.
Subjects:Scrapbooks--Great Britain--History--19th century
Creator:Creator unknown
Title:Harry Anderson scrap album
Date(s):1880-1890
Call No:MSS 0093, Item 0036
Abstract:This nineteenth-century American scrapbook, apparently belonging to a child named Harry Anderson, contains visiting cards, rewards of merit, holiday cards, trade cards, prayer cards, die-cut images and art prints.
Subjects:Children--Religious life | Scrapbooks--United States--19th century
Creator:Creator unknown
Title:Scrapbook of twentieth-century American valentines and greeting cards
Date(s):1903-1925
Call No:MSS 0093, Item 0037
Abstract:This early twentieth-century American scrapbook primarily contains greeting cards, many of which are valentines. Other card types include Easter, Christmas, and birthday. Only two cards had visible signatures.
Subjects:Scrapbooks--United States--History--20th century
Creator:Creator unknown
Title:Fred's nineteenth-century British album of scraps and greeting cards
Date(s):1875-1885
Call No:MSS 0093, Item 0039
Abstract:This nineteenth-century scrap album, apparently compiled by a British child named "Fred," contains colorful scraps of animals, children, British sailors in uniform, rowers, flowers, birds, and other decorative items. There[...] are also a number of small printed images, Bible verses, and Christmas, New Year's, Easter, and birthday greeting cards. The cover of this album is embossed black and gold on red cloth in a Japonesque design of the Aesthetic Movement.
Subjects:Scrapbooks--Great Britain--History--19th century
Creator:Creator unknown
Title:Nineteenth-century British scrapbook of theatrical, historical, royal, and artistic content
Date(s):1846-1899
Call No:MSS 0093, Item 0040
Abstract:This British nineteenth-century scrapbook of theatrical, historical, royal, and artistic content features images created from multiple printing processes, predominantly monochromatic engravings, though the album also includes original artwork, elaborately printed[...] Victorian-era greeting cards, and other color illustrations. Collected images include Italian, French, and primarily British landmarks, abbeys, cathedrals, historic landscapes, and British monarchs and nobility. This scrapbook also contains numerous theatrical images of Shakespearean actors, apparently cut from Tallis Dramatic Magazine, and General Theatrical and Musical Review. The date span for this album ranges from 1846-1890s, based on the inclusion of eight chapter illustrations by Phiz from Charles Dickens's Dombey and Son, which was serialized between 1846-1848, and a portrait of a mature Edward, Prince of Wales.
Subjects:Theater--Great Britain--History--19th century | Scrapbooks--Great Britain--19th century | Great Britain--Pictorial works
Creator:Cuala Industries
Title:Cuala Industries records
Date(s):1903-1943
Call No:MSS 0153
Abstract:This small collection of Cuala Industries records includes business correspondence from Elizabeth and Lily Yeats, as well as hand-colored cards and broadsides from the Cuala Press.
Subjects:Literature publishing--Ireland--History--20th century | Irish poetry--20th century | Embroidery--Ireland--History--20th century | Dublin (Ireland)
Creator:Harris, Mark, 1922-2007
Title:Doug Smith collection of Mark Harris correspondence, manuscripts, and ephemera
Date(s):1996-2007
Call No:MSS 0757
Abstract:American author Mark Harris (1922-2007) wrote approximately 34 letters to close friend sportswriter Doug Smith between 1996 and 2007, in which he included details about his daily life and reflections[...] on his own writing.
Subjects:Authors, American--21st century--Correspondence | Authors, American--20th century
Creator:White, Willard M. (Melvin)
Title:Reverend Willard M. White scrapbooks
Date(s):1919-1988
Call No:MSS 0576
Abstract:The scrapbook collection of Reverend Willard M. White, Delaware-born Methodist minister, spans nearly seventy years and includes ten scrapbooks relating to White’s education at the Westminster (later Wesley) Theological Seminary,[...] work with Christian youth clubs and camps during the 1930s, and service to several Methodist Protestant and United Methodist churches in Maryland, Pennsylvania, and West Virginia.
Subjects:Church camps--Maryland--Methodist Church--History--20th century | Methodist Church--Clergy--20th century | Clergy | Cumberland (Md.)--History--20th century | More Subjects
Creator:Murray, George W., 1920-2010
Title:George W. and Pauline Murray, Jr., papers
Date(s):1939-1946
Call No:MSS 0702
Abstract:This collection documents the lives of Newark, Delaware, residents George W. Murray, Jr., and Pauline E. Murray during World War II. The collection is small, yet it gives a glimpse[...] of both military service and the homefront experiences of the young married couple during war. Included are handwritten correspondence exchanged by the married couple while George Murray was stationed at Army Air Force bases on the continental United States and in Europe, illustrating life both at home and abroad during wartime. The collection also features photographs, Air Force Technical School study guides, informational pamphlets, and other items collected by George during his time in the military as well as greeting cards from family and friends, and postcards/souvenirs from travel.
Subjects:World War, 1939-1945--Personal narratives, American | World War, 1939-1945--Aerial operations, American--Correspondence | World War, 1939-1945--Social aspects--United States | World War, 1939-1945--Propaganda | More Subjects
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