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Creator:Saxon, John, active 1860s
Title:John Saxon copybook
Date(s):1860
Call No:MSS 0097, Item 0111
Abstract:This copybook, presumably owned by John Saxon, possibly of Boston, Massachusetts, was used to practice penmanship. It also contains pasted-in newspaper clippings on the topics of farming, flowers, handwriting, frogs,[...] Civil War battles, and women.
Subjects:Copybooks--United States--History--19th century | Penmanship, American--History--19th century
Creator:Penny, Georgina Maria Cooper, 1850-1902
Title:Georgina M. Cooper copybook and poetry scrapbook
Date(s):1866-1900
Call No:MSS 0097, Item 0095
Abstract:This nineteenth-century copybook and scrapbook was kept by student (and later teacher) Georgina Maria Cooper of Hollandsville, Delaware. It contains pages of copied phrases completed when Cooper was in school,[...] poetry clippings, copied lists of deaths and marriages in Kent County, Delaware, and a list of her students in 1871.
Subjects:Education--Delaware--History--19th century | Students | Teachers | United States--Religious life and customs--History--19th century | More Subjects
Creator:Creator unknown
Title:Manuscript recipe book
Date(s):1835-1858
Call No:MSS 0097, Item 0145
Abstract:This nineteenth-century manuscript recipe book from an unknown creator contains forty-eight pages of handwritten entries and printed clippings of food, medicinal, and housekeeping receipts. The clippings appear to be from[...] different publications, with no discernible organization.
Subjects:Cooking--History--19th century | Formulas, recipes, etc | Medicine--Formulae, receipts, prescriptions--History--19th century
Creator:Mahony, Michael Bartholomew, 1799-1883
Title:Michael Bartholomew Mahony memorandum book
Date(s):1879-1883
Call No:MSS 0097, Item 0167
Abstract:This collection consists primarily of a memorandum book kept by Philadelphia merchant Michael Bartholomew Mahony between 1879 and 1883. Mahony recorded observations on the weather, local and international news, household[...] activity, financial transactions, and the deaths of friends, family members, and acquaintances. The collection also contains two photographs and a number of loose receipts, newspaper clippings, and other pieces of paper ephemera.
Subjects:Climatology--Observations--History--19th century | Meteorology--Pennsylvania--Philadelphia--Observations | Steamboats--history--19th century | Philadelphia (Pa.)--History--19th century | More Subjects
Creator:Parker, Jessie Southard
Title:Jessie Southard Parker journal and scrapbook
Date(s):1899-1916
Call No:MSS 0097, Item 0057
Abstract:These nine volumes are a journal and scrapbook kept by Jessie Southard Parker of Belmont, Massachusetts, from 1899 to 1916. Parker wrote extensively about her social and family life, thoughts[...] on current events, and belief in Christian Science, supplementing her entries with theatrical programs, photographs, newspaper clippings, and other pieces of ephemera.
Subjects:Christian Science | Theater | Choral Societies | World War, 1914-1918 | More Subjects
Creator:Creator unknown
Title:Manuscript recipe and clippings book
Date(s):1852-1878
Call No:MSS 0097, Item 0150
Abstract:This anonymous mid- to late-nineteenth century American manuscript and clippings book includes numerous recipes, many with ties to the cuisine of the American South. It also includes handwritten and pasted-in[...] home remedies, poems, puzzles, and stories.
Subjects:Cooking, American--History--19th century | Medicine--Formulae, receipts, prescriptions--History--19th century | Formulas, recipes, etc