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Creator:Creator unknown
Title:British late-Victorian album with "Ally Sloper" characters and other scraps
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.
Digital Content:See Contents List
Subjects:English wit and humor, Pictorial | Comic books, strips, etc--Great Britain | Children--Religious life | Scrapbooks--Great Britain--History--19th century
Creator:Creator unknown
Title:British scrapbook of the late Regency-early Victorian period
Call No:MSS 0093, Item 0041
Abstract:This early nineteenth-century British scrapbook features both copied and original riddles and poems. Images included in this collection are political cartoons, fashionable ladies and gentlemen, architecture, animals, birds, flowers and[...] fruit. Thematic arrangements of scraps include virtue, marriage, courtship, mourning and the loss of family members.
Subjects:Great Britain--Politics and government--19th century--Humor | Great Britain--Pictorial works