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Creator:Black, Lester F.
Title:Lester F. Black sample book of calligraphic calling cards
Date(s):1880-1890
Call No:MSS 0093, Item 0018
Abstract:Lester F. Black penned the calling cards in this late nineteenth-century volume of thirty calligraphic samples, as well as a brief note on the final page.
Subjects:Calligraphy--United States--19th century--Specimens | Visiting cards--19th century--Specimens | Calligraphers
Creator:Creator unknown
Title:Charles Wright Victorian scrap album
Date(s):1880
Call No:MSS 0093, Item 0034
Abstract:This Victorian scrap album bears a crossed out name on the inside cover, with the inscription "A present from his dear sister on his birthday Sep 17 Age 2 years[...] 1880." The crossed-out name appears to be Charles Wright. The red and black cover with a gold embossed title "Album," features die-cut color scraps of Queen Victoria and Prince Albert, flowers, cherubs, angels, and children; and visiting cards, prayer cards, and devotional cards.
Subjects:Monarchy--Great Britain--History--19th century | Scrapbooks--History--19th century
Creator:Powell, Walter A. (Walter Anderson), 1855-1948
Title:Walter A. Powell letters to William P. Frank
Date(s):1928-1978
Call No:MSS 0098, F0184
Abstract:Delaware historian Walter A. Powell wrote these four letters ranging in dates from 1928 to 1978 to Wilmington News Journal columnist William P. (Bill) Frank in response to Frank's inquiries[...] about articles, pamphlets, or books written by Powell.
Subjects:Journalism--Delaware--History--20th century | Historians | Delaware--History--20th century
Creator:Creator unknown
Title:Nineteenth-century children's scrap album
Date(s):1880-1885
Call No:MSS 0093, Item 0027
Abstract:The creator of this late nineteenth-century scrapbook is unknown, though the contents suggest that the compiler was a child who may have lived near Albany, New York. This scrap album[...] includes chromolithographed scraps, trade cards, religious cards, visiting cards, and larger color-printed images.
Subjects:Scrapbooks--United States--History--19th century | African Americans--Caricatures and cartoons
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: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:Mackenzie, Malcolm L., 1926-2000
Title:Malcolm L. Mackenzie papers
Date(s):1926-2007
Call No:MSS 0611
Abstract:This collection contains materials relating to Malcolm L. Mackenzie's publicity firm Malcolm L. Mackenzie & Associates and Mackenzie's personal involvement with the Kalmar Nyckel Foundation, other local cultural institutions, and[...] his interests in general maritime history and historic ships. Materials include publicity materials, written reports, correspondence, meeting minutes, newspaper clippings, facsimile maps, newsletters, photographs, photograph negatives, slides, and sailing and maritime history books. The collection also includes personal papers such as photographs albums, scrapbooks and Mackenzie's ships log, 1946 to 1948, of voyages to ports in the United States, the Mediterranean, the Caribbean, and Europe while serving as a Second Mate in the Merchant Marine.
Subjects:Publicity--Delaware--History--20th century | Shipbuilding--Delaware--History--20th century | Shipbuilding--United States--History--20th century | Historic ships--17th century | More Subjects