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Creator:Mallouk, Robert S.
Title:Robert S. Mallouk scrapbooks of World War II cartoons
Date(s):1941-1946
Call No:MSS 0093, Item 0001
Abstract:American editorial cartoons from World War II era collected by Brooklyn, New York, resident Robert S. Mallouk and an autobiographical essay about his experiences as a soldier.
Subjects:World War, 1939-1945--Caricatures and cartoons | World War, 1939-1945--Personal narratives, American | Soldiers
Creator:Allen, William F. (William Franklin), 1883-1946
Title:William F. Allen scrapbooks
Date(s):1830-1946
Call No:MSS 0093, Item 0002
Abstract:Two scrapbooks chronicling William Franklin Allen's 1937-1938 term in the U. S. House of Representatives for the state of Delaware, as well as his business affairs in Seaford, Delaware.
Subjects:Political campaigns--United States--20th century. | Businesspeople | Legislators | Washington (D.C.)--History--20th century | More Subjects
Creator:Young, Anne Wheeler
Title:Anne Wheeler Young and William Young scrapbooks
Date(s):1934-1953
Call No:MSS 0093, Item 0003
Abstract:This collection comprises eight scrapbooks and special periodical issues assembled and collected by Philadelphia resident Anne Wheeler Young, who was interested in sensational news such as the trial and execution[...] of Bruno Hauptmann for the murder of Charles A. Lindbergh, Jr., and celebrity coverage of British royalty, particularly King George V, King Edward VII, and Queen Elizabeth II. The collection also includes a scrapbook complied by Mrs. Young’s son, William Young, for an eighth-grade American history assignment.
Subjects:Monarchy--Great Britain--History--20th century | Great Britain--History--Edward VIII, 1936 | Great Britain--History--Elizabeth II, 1952- | Great Britain--History--George V, 1910-1936 | More Subjects
Creator:Chew, Phyllis G.
Title:Phyllis G. Chew World War I scrapbooks
Date(s):1914-1918
Call No:MSS 0093, Item 0004
Abstract:Created by Phyllis G. Chew of Salem, New Jersey, these two scrapbooks of newspaper and magazine clippings document World War I, beginning in August 1914 and ending with the United[...] States's entry in 1917.
Subjects:World War, 1914-1918 | Mexican-American Border Region--History--19th century
Creator:Edgerton, Bertha
Title:Bertha and Ruth Edgerton scrapbooks
Date(s):1880-1920
Call No:MSS 0093, Item 0006
Abstract:Two of the three scrapbooks in this small collection are identified as having been made by Bertha Edgerton of Creston, Lake County, Indiana. The Bertha and Ruth Edgerton scrapbooks, made[...] during the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, contain collectible scraps and images from seed packets and catalogs, scrap sets, catalog illustrations and advertisements, and Sunday school cards.
Creator:Creator unknown
Title:Notebook of handicraft instructions
Date(s):1900
Call No:MSS 0093, Item 0007
Abstract:This notebook contains twenty-two handwritten pages of instructions, illustrations, and samples for a making a portfolio, working with metals and leather, and constructing a scrapbook and a tape-sewn book, as[...] well as threading a handloom.
Subjects:Handicraft--History--20th century | Bookbinding--History--20th century | Metal-work--History--20th century | Scrapbooks--History--20th century | More Subjects
Creator:Creator unknown
Title:Rachel Leah Lindeman album
Date(s):1862-1877
Call No:MSS 0093, Item 0008
Abstract:The Rachel Leah Lindeman album is a presentation album which was given to Lindeman on March 18, 1862, in honor of her birthday. The album, which contains thirty-four pages of[...] photographs, poems, artwork (pencil sketches, ink drawings, cartoons, illuminations, watercolors, etc.), elaborate calligraphy, and pressed flowers dating from 1862 to 1877, is a fine example of a Victorian presentation album with colonial Indian influences.
Subjects:India--History--19th century | Great Britain--History--19th century
Creator:Creator unknown
Title:Scrapbook of automobiles
Date(s):1936-1954
Call No:MSS 0093, Item 0009
Abstract:This single volume scrapbook contains advertisements for automobiles, as clipped from magazines published during the 1950s, particularly the Saturday Evening Post, plus an occasional newspaper clipping.
Subjects:Automobiles--United States--History--20th century | Advertising--United States--History--20th century
Creator:Sargent, Emilie Hall
Title:Emilie Sargent scrapbook of West Indies and South American cruise aboard R.M.S. Mauretania
Date(s):1933-1935
Call No:MSS 0093, Item 0010
Abstract:The Emilie Sargent scrapbook documents Sargent’s travels to the West Indies and South America aboard the cruise ship R.M.S. Mauretania in the fall of 1933. The scrapbook comprises approximately one-hundred-pages[...] of photographs, newsletters, postcards, programs, menus, newspaper clippings, souvenirs, and other ship ephemera gathered during the cruise, which stopped at the following ports of call between September 9 and September 22, 1933: Trinidad, La Guaira (Venezuela), Curacao, Colon (Panama), and Havana (Cuba).
Subjects:Cruise ships--History--20th century | Ocean travel--History--20th century | Women travelers--20th century | Travelers | More Subjects
Creator:Daley, Anne
Title:Anne Daley autograph album
Date(s):1956
Call No:MSS 0093, Item 0013
Abstract:Anne Daley attended Ursuline Academy in Wilmington, Delaware, in the 1950s. She kept this autograph album with signatures and inscriptions from her friends during her freshman year, 1956.
Subjects:English language--Slang--History--20th century | Catholic high school students--Delaware--History--20th century | Catholic high schools--Delaware--History--20th century | Students | More Subjects
Creator:Cottrell Company
Title:C. B. Cottrell Sons Co. printing specimens and trade catalogs
Date(s):1874-1910
Call No:MSS 0093, Item 0014
Abstract:The C. B. Cottrell & Sons Co. printing specimens and trade catalogs includes approximately 133 items related to this printing press manufacturer spanning the period 1874 to 1910. Items found[...] in the collection include trade catalogs, advertising cards, broadside and leaflet advertisements, blank stationery, memoranda, ledger sheets, invoices, receipts, and other printing specimens, and other materials related to the business.
Subjects:Printing machinery and supplies--History--19th century | Printing machinery and supplies--History--20th century | Printing machinery and supplies--Catalogs--19th century | Printing machinery and supplies--Catalogs--20th century | More Subjects
Creator:Davids, Richard W.
Title:Centennial Exposition scrapbook
Date(s):1876
Call No:MSS 0093, Item 0015
Abstract:This scrapbook of advertisements, trade cards, and collectible ephemera from the 1876 Centennial Exposition was created by Richard W. Davids.
Subjects:Exhibitions--United States--History--19th century | Philadelphia (Pa.)--History--19th century
Creator:Jackson, John, 1748-1821
Title:John Jackson albums of specimens of dried flowers and plants
Date(s):1810-1819
Call No:MSS 0093, Item 0016
Abstract:This collection consists of two albums of specimens of dried and pressed plants and wild flowers made by early nineteenth-century London Grove, Pennsylvania, botanist John Jackson between 1810 and 1819.[...] One of the albums was given to Dr. Francis Alison (1751-1813), son of the Presbyterian minister and educator Rev. Dr. Francis Alison (1705-1779).
Subjects:Plants--Type specimens--19th century | Botanical specimens--Collection and preservation--19th century | Botanists | London Grove (Pa.)--History--19th century | More Subjects
Creator:University of Delaware Library, Special Collections
Title:World's Columbian Exposition scrapbook
Date(s):1893
Call No:MSS 0093, Item 0017
Abstract:Created by an unknown individual, this scrapbook contains newsclippings from an unidentified source that document the World's Columbian Exposition, held in Chicago, Illinois, from May 1 to October 30, 1893.
Subjects:Exhibitions--United States--History--19th century | Chicago (Ill.)--History--19th century
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:Dunn, Alice Goodsell
Title:Alice Goodsell Dunn notes on British literature and theater scrapbook
Date(s):1888-1897
Call No:MSS 0093, Item 0024
Abstract:This scrapbook comprises a single volume containing Lynn, Massachusetts, resident Alice Goodsell Dunn's (b. 1874) notes on British literary history and theater playbills collected from productions she attended in and[...] around Boston, Massachusetts, between 1888 and 1897. Many of the playbills are accompanied by Dunn's handwritten notes and reflections on the performances.
Subjects:Theater--Massachusetts--Boston--History--19th century | English literature--Study and teaching--United States--History--19th century | Lynn (Mass.) | Boston (Mass.)
Creator:Jordan, John W. (John Woolf), 1840-1921
Title:John W. Jordan, "Random Notes of a Week's Visit to England" scrapbook
Date(s):1911
Call No:MSS 0093, Item 0025
Abstract:John Woolf Jordan (1840-1921) was a Philadelphia historian specializing in genealogies and personal histories, especially those of Pennsylvania families. This scrapbook comprises a single volume containing clippings of John W.[...] Jordan's travel narrative, "Random Notes of a Week's Visit to England" from an unknown publication; also included are picture postcards and photographic illustrations of the ships on which he traveled and locations he visited, several of which are accompanied by handwritten annotations. The notes detail Jordan's sea voyage to and from England and his experiences exploring the counties of London, Surrey, and Sussex. Jordan's voyage took place between July 8 and August 6, 1911.
Subjects:Ocean travel--History--20th century | Travel--History--20th century | Travel writing--History--20th century | Historians | More Subjects
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: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:Freddie Norman scrap album
Date(s):1878
Call No:MSS 0093, Item 0028
Abstract:This nineteenth-century scrapbook bears the inscription "Freddie Norman Christmas 1878/ 69 Howe St. / City / from Emmie." The scrapbook features color die-cut images of ladies, children, animals, boats, flowers,[...] birds, famous composers, and seashells.
Subjects:Scrapbooks--History--19th century
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