Lucretia Foster friendship album
Scope and Contents
Lucretia Foster friendship album, 1843-1846, 0.03 cubic feet, contains personal heartfelt messages written by the friends and family of Lucretia Foster, of Brewster, Massachusetts in a red leather binding with blind and gold stamped designs. Commercial album, "Floral Album" published by J. Riker, New York, ca 1841. Verse and prose including an acrostic poem.
- Creation: 1843-1846
Conditions Governing Access
The collection is open for research use.
0.03 Cubic Feet (One folder in a document box BW 8.)
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Immediate Source of Acquisition
This collection was purchased from Eclectibles by the Small Special Collections Library at the University of Virginia on July 22, 2016.
Part of Women's Scrapbook / Commonplace Book Collection (University of Virginia)
- Lucretia Foster friendship album
- Ellen Welch
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Part of the Albert and Shirley Small Special Collections Library Repository
Albert and Shirley Small Special Collections Library
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University of Virginia
Charlottesville Virginia 22904-4110 United States