Scrapbook: [compiled by] Mary Ann Staples, Stroudsburg, Monroe Co., Pennsylvania
SIL-CH.MSS 001774 B

Summary
Collection ID:
SIL-CH.MSS 001774 B
Creators:
Staples, Mary Ann.
Dates:
[circa 1902]
Languages:
Undetermined
Physical Description:
1 volume
27 leaves
all ill. (some col.)
35 cm.
Repository:
Smithsonian Libraries
Scrapbook containing images (mostly color lithographs) excised from contemporary greeting cards, periodicals, trade cards, advertisements, and other kinds of ephemera. Images are mounted on both sides of the leaves.

General note
General note
Some of the companies and brands represented in the scrapbook include: Bridgeport Organ Co., Hood's Sarsaparilla; Bromangelon; Bush & Bull Drygoods; Uneeda Biscuit; Home Insurance Co. of N.Y.; Pease Piano; Fairy Soap (N.K. Fairbank Co.); J. & P. Coats' Spool Cotton; Stuylers bonbons; Gold Dust Washing Powder; White Sewing Machine; Palmer; Bee Soap; National Biscuit Co.
General note
Some of the main themes featured in the scrapbook are: children; fashion; seashells; the Pan American Exposition in Buffalo, N.Y.; animals; flowers; seasons; American patriotism; greeting cards; and ethnic caricatures.
General note
Date of scrapbook based on copyright date appearing on some of the images.

Local Notes
Local Notes
CHMRB copy 39088016106957 is the gift of Brooke Alexander.
CHMRB copy has the original, commercially-produced black- and silver-embossed red cloth binding, with cover title: Scrap book.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Pan-American Exposition. (1901: Buffalo, N.Y.) -- Pictorial works Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Advertising--United States--Pictorial works Subject Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Animals--Pictorial works Subject Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Caricatures and cartoons--Pictorial works Subject Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Children--Pictorial works Subject Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Decoration and ornament--Pictorial works Subject Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Scrapbooks Genre/Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Smithsonian Libraries
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