British scrapbook of the late Regency-early Victorian period


Creator: Creator unknown
Date(s): approximately 1830-1840
Call Number: MSS 0093, Item 0041
Language: Materials entirely in English.
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.
Physical Description: 1 volume (85 pages) 37 cm
Source: Unknown.
Processing: Processed by Jennifer M. Nichols and Tim Pouch, November 2012. Encoded by Caitlin Farthing, February 2013. Finding aid prepared using Describing Archives: A Content Standard