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Creator:De Souza, Mary Ann, active 1858
Title:The Jenny Lind album : a friendship album from Mary Ann De Souza to Esther Bolster
Call No:MSS 0093, Item 0045
Abstract:This "Jenny Lind Album" was published as a blank book with engraved illustrations and filled as a friendship album for Esther Bolster by her devoted friend, Mary Ann De Souza[...] in 1858. The album contains original poetry, humorous anecdotes cut from magazines, hand-cut color images of flowers, embossed silver and gold gilt scraps, embossed and colorized foil scraps, and chromatic images of ladies in period fashions. Original verse in the albums includes sentimental themes of Jenny Lind, making albums, beauty, and friendship.
Subjects:Female friendship--United States--History--19th century | Scrapbooks--United States--History--19th century
Creator:Watt, Lillie J.S.
Title:Lillie J.S. Watt friendship album
Call No:MSS 0093, Item 0062
Abstract:This friendship album belonged to Lillie J.S. Watt of West Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and contains autograph inscriptions, signatures, and drawings done by her friends between 1884 and 1909.
Subjects:Female friendship--United States--History--19th century | Scrapbooks--United States--History--19th century | Philadelphia (Pa.)
Creator:Belville, Sarah
Title:Sarah Belville early nineteenth-century friendship album
Call No:MSS 0093, Item 0054
Abstract:This friendship album belonged to Sarah Belville of Christiana, Delaware, and contains poems, tributes, and classical quotations from Belville's friends, who sometimes sign or initial, give their location, and date[...] their contributions.
Subjects:Scrapbooks--United States--History--19th century | Female friendship--United States--History--19th century | Calligraphy--United States--19th century--Specimens
Creator:Armstrong, Mary F.
Title:Mary F. Armstrong autograph album
Call No:MSS 0097, Item 0001
Abstract:This mid-nineteenth century autograph album belonged to Mary F. Armstrong of Newark, Delaware, and contains original or transcribed poems about friendship signed by her female friends. Many of the contributors[...] are from Delaware.
Subjects:Female friendship--United States--History--19th century | Friendship in literature | American poetry--19th century | Young women--Conduct of Life. | More Subjects