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Filters: Scrapbooks--History--19th century in subject [X] 1880-1889 in date [X]

Results:  5 Items

Creator:Creator unknown
Title:Album of late nineteenth-century chromolithographic trade cards and printed ephemera
Date(s):1880-1890
Call No:MSS 0093, Item 0047
Abstract:This album bears an inscription on the first page, “For Mother, From Austin, With Kindish Christmas Greetings” and is predominantly comprised of chromolithographic trade cards, many originating from businesses in[...] Philadelphia and St. Louis.
Subjects:Scrapbooks--History--19th 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: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:Creator unknown
Title:Nineteenth-century collecting card album
Date(s):1850-1899
Call No:MSS 0093, Item 0085
Abstract:This nineteenth-century album contains approximately 154 illustrated collecting cards depicting various human-built or natural landscapes, places, activities, and wildlife. Many, if not all, of these collecting cards were part[...] of sets produced by Louis Prang & Co. of Boston, Massachussetts.
Subjects:Scrapbooks--History--19th century | Botanical illustration | Outdoor recreation | Central Park (New York, N.Y.)
Creator:Creator unknown
Title:Scrapbook of turn-of-the-twentieth century portraits of world leaders and international celebrities
Date(s):1885-1920
Call No:MSS 0093, Item 0053
Abstract:This scrapbook, compiled by an unknown creator, is a collection of turn-of-the-twentieth century portraits of world leaders and international celebrities. From royalty to military and diplomatic leaders to men and[...] women of science, arts, and letters to personalities of the stage and silent screen, the news clippings, engravings, and cut illustrations from popular reading sources found in this scrapbook present a glimpse of fame documented in another era.
Subjects:Fame | Kings and rulers--19th century--Portraits | Kings and rulers--20th century--Portraits | Heads of state--19th century--Portraits | More Subjects