Mary Wager Fisher Western floral sketchbook


Creator: Fisher, Mary Wager, 1845-1915
Date(s): 1871-1872, 1884-1885
Bulk Dates: 1885
Call Number: MSS 0093, Item 0061
Language: Materials entirely in English.
Abstract: This sketchbook was created by American journalist and author Mary Wager Fisher (d. 1915) and includes full-color drawings and pencil sketches from the 1870s and 1880s. Most of the drawings depict plants observed around Seattle, Washington, but Fisher also included sketches of buildings, household objects, and people observed elsewhere.
Physical Description: 1 volume 40 leaves 17 x 23 cm
Immediate Source of Acquisition: Unknown
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