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Identifier: P0344

Title: Scrapbooks

Description: The Scrapbook collection contains nineteenth century scrapbooks containing correspondence, name cards, autographs, postcards, advertising cards, newspaper clippings, photographs, greeting cards (especially valentines), cut-outs, trade cards, engravings, verse and poetry, cigar bands, business envelopes, order forms, chewing tobacco labels, beverage labels (mostly liqueurs), portraits of prominent persons, school stickers, cologne labels, engravings of scenic views, illustrations, award ribbons, domestic scenes, cartoons, ornamental floral cards, and other ephemera. Girls and young women compiled most of the scrapbooks between about 1880 and 1905. Most have very ornate designs on their covers. Some albums have blank pages at the end or are otherwise incomplete.

Rights: UND


Dates: 1833 - 1906

Type(s): Manuscript; Color Lithograph




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