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    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:British late-Victorian album with "Ally Sloper" characters and other scraps
    Date(s):1880
    Call No:MSS 0093, Item 0044
    Abstract:This late Victorian-era scrap album, likely made by a young British boy, bears a black lacquered board cover adorned with a hand-painted bouquet of flowers, ferns, and foliage. Contents include[...] die-cut color scraps of animals, flowers, and a color set of characters from "Ally Sloper," the popular Victorian comic strip. A set of colored transfer prints depict fables and nursery rhymes and a set of color-printed square cards depicts the Stations of the Cross.
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    Subjects:English wit and humor, Pictorial | Comic books, strips, etc--Great Britain | Children--Religious life | Scrapbooks--Great Britain--History--19th century