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Mary C. Jones friendship album

 Unprocessed
Identifier: ViU-2017-0212

Content Description

This collection consists of one volume. An elaborate sketched title "Mary C. Jones Album," is the first page used; 79 pages used for hand-written inscriptions, verse, and literature, including some calligraphy. Signatures from Providence, "Washington Ball," and New York. The inscriptions are mostly addressed to "Caroline." Marbled paper over boards with red leather spine and red leather board edges; red leather label with gilt stamped name "Mary C. Jones" on the front cover.

Acquisition Type

Purchase

Provenance

Purchased 27 November 2017.

Restrictions Apply

No

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for research.

Dates

  • 1825-1829

Extent

.04 Cubic Feet (1 legal sized folder ) : 1 album

Inventory

1 volume.