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Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts [Contact Us]
Date added: 2019-07-17
1963-2007
Creator:
University of Pennsylvania. Institute of Contemporary Art.
Extent: 109 linear feet (283 containers)
The Institute of Contemporary Arts is a University of Pennsylvania museum displaying contemporary art. This portion of the collection documents the exhibition files of the Institute of Contemporary Arts from 1963 to 2000.
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Institute of Contemporary Art records
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University of Pennsylvania. Institute of Contemporary Art.
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 777
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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109 linear feet (283 containers)
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1963-2007
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The Institute of Contemporary Arts is a University of Pennsylvania museum displaying contemporary art. This portion of the collection documents the exhibition files of the Institute of Contemporary Arts from 1963 to 2000.
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1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s
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English
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University of Pennsylvania. Institute of Contemporary Art.
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Clippings (information artifacts) Correspondence Exhibition catalogs Exhibition records Photographs Press releases
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Date added: 2019-07-15
1909-1982
Creator:
Eldridge, Paul
Extent: 13.5 linear feet (16 boxes)
Paul Eldridge (1888-1982) was an American poet, novelist, essayist, short story writer, and teacher. Most prolific in the 1940s, Eldridge's writing focused on issues of World War II, the Israeli-Palestine conflict, and Zionist and Jewish issues more generally. This collection consists of manuscripts, typescripts, and reprographic copies of Eldridge's poems, stories, and essays; scrapbooks of clippings related to Eldridge's writing and other activities; dustjackets; photographs; issues of newspapers and periodicals in which his columns appeared; and correspondence related to Eldridge's writing and career.
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Paul Eldridge papers
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Eldridge, Paul
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1319
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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13.5 linear feet (16 boxes)
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1909-1982
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Paul Eldridge (1888-1982) was an American poet, novelist, essayist, short story writer, and teacher. Most prolific in the 1940s, Eldridge's writing focused on issues of World War II, the Israeli-Palestine conflict, and Zionist and Jewish issues more generally. This collection consists of manuscripts, typescripts, and reprographic copies of Eldridge's poems, stories, and essays; scrapbooks of clippings related to Eldridge's writing and other activities; dustjackets; photographs; issues of newspapers and periodicals in which his columns appeared; and correspondence related to Eldridge's writing and career.
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1900s 1910s 1920s 1930s 1940s 1950s 1960s 1970s 1980s
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English
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Eldridge, Paul Eldridge, Sylvette Haldeman-Julius, E. (Emanuel), 1888-1951 Viereck, George Sylvester, 1884-1962
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Clippings (information artifacts) Correspondence Essays Photographs Plays (performed works) Poems Scrapbooks Short stories Typescripts Writings (documents)
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Date added: 2019-07-05
1941-1950s, 1975
Creator:
Mendelssohn, David, 1915-1999
Extent: 0.2 linear foot (one box)
David Mendelssohn (1915-1999) was a Jewish-American soldier during World War II. This collection documents in a limited way his service during World War II, probably stateside, from his draft to his discharge.
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David Mendelssohn papers relating to World War II
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Mendelssohn, David, 1915-1999
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1407
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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0.2 linear foot (one box)
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1941-1950s, 1975
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David Mendelssohn (1915-1999) was a Jewish-American soldier during World War II. This collection documents in a limited way his service during World War II, probably stateside, from his draft to his discharge.
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Mendelssohn, David, 1915-1999 United States. Army.
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Administrative records Correspondence Photographs
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Date added: 2019-07-05
circa 1920s-1930s
Creator:
Soviet Union.
Extent: 0.2 linear feet (3 oversized folders)
This collection contains 48 color posters documenting Soviet propaganda during the 1920s and 1930s. The Communist party aimed to erase religion, Czarism, and capitalism, and replace them with a new way of life. It also condemned drinking and promoted a healthier diet and exercise. About a third of the posters focus on the raising of children, targeting mothers and promoting physically and ideologically healthy parenting and child care of the future generation of Soviet citizens.
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Early Soviet posters
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Soviet Union.
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PUSp.Print Collection 18
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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0.2 linear feet (3 oversized folders)
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circa 1920s-1930s
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This collection contains 48 color posters documenting Soviet propaganda during the 1920s and 1930s. The Communist party aimed to erase religion, Czarism, and capitalism, and replace them with a new way of life. It also condemned drinking and promoted a healthier diet and exercise. About a third of the posters focus on the raising of children, targeting mothers and promoting physically and ideologically healthy parenting and child care of the future generation of Soviet citizens.
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Russian
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Soviet Union. Soviet Union.
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Posters
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Date added: 2019-06-26
1909-1981
Extent: 1 linear foot (1 box)
This collection contains European and American comic books depicting adventures in India and India in the 20th century, both before and after Indian independence. There are American, Belgian, French, Italian, Portuguese, and Spanish publications in the collection. There are a variety of formats represented: landscape comics, periodicals, illustrated serials, two blank journals with illustrated covers, a French children’s book, a single piece of sheet music, and two image paste-in collection books.
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European and American comic books with depictions of India
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PUSp.Print Collection 57
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 linear foot (1 box)
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1909-1981
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This collection contains European and American comic books depicting adventures in India and India in the 20th century, both before and after Indian independence. There are American, Belgian, French, Italian, Portuguese, and Spanish publications in the collection. There are a variety of formats represented: landscape comics, periodicals, illustrated serials, two blank journals with illustrated covers, a French children’s book, a single piece of sheet music, and two image paste-in collection books.
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1900s 1910s 1920s 1930s 1940s 1950s 1960s 1970s 1980s
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Spanish; Castilian
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Blankbooks Comic books Graphic novels Sheet music
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Date added: 2019-06-14
1969-1982
Creator:
Brecher, Jeremy
Eyer, Joe
Extent: 1 linear foot (3 boxes)
Joseph (Joe) Eyer (1944-2017) was a scholar from Philadelphia whose research focused on social causes and health effects of stress. This collection includes Eyer’s writings (both published and unpublished) on medicine, mental illness, and socio-economic issues related to stress; course material from his doctoral program in biology at the University of Pennsylvania; and letters to and collaborative engagement with his colleagues, in particular, Jeremy Brecher, Ingrid Waldron, and Peter Sterling. This collection documents the Philadelphia scholars' research on topics including mortality, addiction, suicide, ecology, physiology, and sex.
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Jeremy Brecher collection of Joseph Eyer material
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Brecher, Jeremy Eyer, Joe
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1404
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 linear foot (3 boxes)
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1969-1982
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Joseph (Joe) Eyer (1944-2017) was a scholar from Philadelphia whose research focused on social causes and health effects of stress. This collection includes Eyer’s writings (both published and unpublished) on medicine, mental illness, and socio-economic issues related to stress; course material from his doctoral program in biology at the University of Pennsylvania; and letters to and collaborative engagement with his colleagues, in particular, Jeremy Brecher, Ingrid Waldron, and Peter Sterling. This collection documents the Philadelphia scholars' research on topics including mortality, addiction, suicide, ecology, physiology, and sex.
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1960s 1970s 1980s
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English
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Brecher, Jeremy Eyer, Joe Eyer, Joe Sterling, Peter, 1940- University of Pennsylvania. Department of Biology. Waldron, Ingrid
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Articles Correspondence Research notes Writings (documents)
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Date added: 2019-06-14
circa 1891-1971
Creator:
Zigrosser, Carl, 1891-1975
Extent: 116 boxes
The Carl Zigrosser Papers comprise personal and professional records including correspondence, writings, notes, printed material, subject files, photograph album, and diaries relating to Zigrosser's work as an authority on print s and printmaking and his personal relationships with artists. The Papers are particularly rich in correspondence with the major artistic and cultural figures in America during the first half of the twentieth century.
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Carl Zigrosser papers
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Zigrosser, Carl, 1891-1975
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 6
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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116 boxes
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circa 1891-1971
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The Carl Zigrosser Papers comprise personal and professional records including correspondence, writings, notes, printed material, subject files, photograph album, and diaries relating to Zigrosser's work as an authority on print s and printmaking and his personal relationships with artists. The Papers are particularly rich in correspondence with the major artistic and cultural figures in America during the first half of the twentieth century.
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Zigrosser, Carl, 1891-1975 John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation. Modern School. Philadelphia Museum of Art. Print Council of America. Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation. Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum. Weyhe Gallery.
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Correspondence Diaries Manuscripts, American--20th century Memorabilia Speeches
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Date added: 2019-05-29
1944-2016
(Bulk: 1960-2009)
Creator:
Solomonow, Allan
Extent: 34.8 linear feet (36 boxes)
Allan Wayne Solomonow (born 1937) is a Jewish peace activist who was active in New York City and the San Francisco Bay area from the 1970s through the 2010s. His particular concern was Middle East peace, especially the long-standing Israeli-Palestinian conflict. This collection documents Solomonow's life's work and primarily comprise his professional papers related to the Jewish peace community as well as collected secondary material that informed his thinking.
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Allan Solomonow papers
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Solomonow, Allan
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1247
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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34.8 linear feet (36 boxes)
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1944-2016
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1960-2009
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Allan Wayne Solomonow (born 1937) is a Jewish peace activist who was active in New York City and the San Francisco Bay area from the 1970s through the 2010s. His particular concern was Middle East peace, especially the long-standing Israeli-Palestinian conflict. This collection documents Solomonow's life's work and primarily comprise his professional papers related to the Jewish peace community as well as collected secondary material that informed his thinking.
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1940s 1950s 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s 2010s
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1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s
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English
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Solomonow, Allan American Friends Service Committee. Anti-defamation League. Breira. Coalition Against Surveillance. Committee on New Alternatives in the Middle East. Middle East Peace Project. Munazzamat al-Tahrir al-Filastiniyah. New Jewish Agenda (Organization). Solomonow, Allan
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Administrative records Audiovisual materials Books Clippings (information artifacts) Correspondence Notes Periodicals Photographs Slides (photographs) Speeches Writings (documents)
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Date added: 2019-05-15
1838-1936
(Bulk: 1838-1897)
Extent: 6 linear feet (22 volumes)
The "Theatricals in Philadelphia" scrapbooks consists of a set of 15 scrapbooks on theatrical subjects and contains programs, playbills, newspaper clippings, images, and portraits of artists of the stage, dating from the second half of the 19th century. These materials mostly relate to theaters and other performing venues located in Philadelphia, although there are also some items from New York, Boston, and other U.S. cities. Because of its extent (about 3,500 pages), its chronological and geographical focus, the richness of its materials, and the breadth of theatrical genres covered in the scrapbooks, this collection represents a unique and invaluable resource for anyone interested in the theatrical and cultural history of Philadelphia in the second half of the 19th century.
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"Theatricals in Philadelphia" scrapbooks
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1384
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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6 linear feet (22 volumes)
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1838-1936
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1838-1897
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The "Theatricals in Philadelphia" scrapbooks consists of a set of 15 scrapbooks on theatrical subjects and contains programs, playbills, newspaper clippings, images, and portraits of artists of the stage, dating from the second half of the 19th century. These materials mostly relate to theaters and other performing venues located in Philadelphia, although there are also some items from New York, Boston, and other U.S. cities. Because of its extent (about 3,500 pages), its chronological and geographical focus, the richness of its materials, and the breadth of theatrical genres covered in the scrapbooks, this collection represents a unique and invaluable resource for anyone interested in the theatrical and cultural history of Philadelphia in the second half of the 19th century.
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1830s 1840s 1850s 1860s 1870s 1880s 1890s 1900s 1910s 1920s 1930s
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1830s 1840s 1850s 1860s 1870s 1880s 1890s
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English
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Arch Street Theatre (Philadelphia, Pa.). Chestnut Street Opera House (Philadelphia, Pa.). Chestnut Street Theatre (Philadelphia, Pa.) Walnut Street Theatre (Philadelphia, Pa.)
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Clippings Engravings (prints) Portraits Posters Scrapbooks Theater programs
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Date added: 2019-05-13
1910-1921
Creator:
Rowe, Samuel V., 1869-1921
Extent: 1 box (0.2 linear foot)
A sketchbook by Samuel V. Rowe comprising intricately patterned architectural designs for ceilings and walls in the Art Nouveau decorative style. The pencil drawings span the years from 1910 to 1921 and were created for Wunderlich Limited, Sydney, Australia.
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Samuel V. Rowe sketchbook
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Rowe, Samuel V., 1869-1921
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1389
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 box (0.2 linear foot)
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1910-1921
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A sketchbook by Samuel V. Rowe comprising intricately patterned architectural designs for ceilings and walls in the Art Nouveau decorative style. The pencil drawings span the years from 1910 to 1921 and were created for Wunderlich Limited, Sydney, Australia.
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1910s 1920s
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English
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Rowe, Samuel V., 1869-1921 Wunderlich Limited.
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Drawings Manuscripts, Australian--20th century Sketchbooks
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Date added: 2019-05-13
1935
Creator:
Lambert, Guy R., (Guy Raymond), 1907-1963
Extent: 1 box (0.2 linear foot)
A scrapbook created in 1935 by British soldier Guy R. Lambert consisting of documentation, letters, and photographs concerning the May 31, 1935 Quetta Earthquake and its aftermath.
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Guy R. Lambert scrapbook
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Lambert, Guy R., (Guy Raymond), 1907-1963
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1388
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 box (0.2 linear foot)
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1935
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A scrapbook created in 1935 by British soldier Guy R. Lambert consisting of documentation, letters, and photographs concerning the May 31, 1935 Quetta Earthquake and its aftermath.
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Lambert, Guy R., (Guy Raymond), 1907-1963 Great Britain. Army. Royal Field Artillery. Lambert, Cecil Humphrey, 1869-1938
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Correspondence Manuscripts, English--20th century Photographs Scrapbooks
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Date added: 2019-05-13
1907-1909
Extent: 3 boxes (0.7 linear foot)
Two volumes comprised of 235 picture postcards compiled by an unnamed person, probably from Adelaide, South Australia. The postcards represent the compiler's journey throughout British occupied India spanning the years from 1907 to 1909. Twenty-eight postcards are of European cities. A majority of the postcards have handwritten commentary and remarks on the versos creating a postcard travel journal or diary.
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Pictorial postcard albums
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1402
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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3 boxes (0.7 linear foot)
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1907-1909
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Two volumes comprised of 235 picture postcards compiled by an unnamed person, probably from Adelaide, South Australia. The postcards represent the compiler's journey throughout British occupied India spanning the years from 1907 to 1909. Twenty-eight postcards are of European cities. A majority of the postcards have handwritten commentary and remarks on the versos creating a postcard travel journal or diary.
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1900s
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English
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Albums (books) Manuscripts, Australian--20th century Picture postcards Postcard albums Postcards
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Date added: 2019-05-13
circa 1950
Creator:
Franckenstein, Clement von, 1944-
Extent: 1 box (0.2 linear foot)
A photograph album probably compiled by Franckenstein comprised of twenty-four black-and-white images with captions measuring 9 1/2 x 7 1/2 inches. The photographs were taken at the 1950 Moral Re-Armament conference at Caux, Switzerland.
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Clement von Franckenstein photograph album
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Franckenstein, Clement von, 1944-
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1394
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 box (0.2 linear foot)
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circa 1950
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A photograph album probably compiled by Franckenstein comprised of twenty-four black-and-white images with captions measuring 9 1/2 x 7 1/2 inches. The photographs were taken at the 1950 Moral Re-Armament conference at Caux, Switzerland.
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Franckenstein, Clement von, 1944- Buchman, Frank, 1878-1951 -- Pictorial works Franckenstein, George, Sir, 1878- -- Pictorial works Moral Re-armament (Organization). Conference. (Photographs)
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Black-and-white photographs Manuscripts, English--20th century
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Date added: 2019-05-13
1876-1894
Creator:
Dennis, Bessie B., (Bessie Benedict), 1860-1924
Extent: 1 box (0.2 linear foot)
A scrapbook made by Bessie B. Dennis comprising programs and newspaper clippings regarding her singing performances. The book spans the years from 1876 to 1894.
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Bessie B. Dennis scrapbook
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Dennis, Bessie B., (Bessie Benedict), 1860-1924
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1392
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 box (0.2 linear foot)
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1876-1894
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A scrapbook made by Bessie B. Dennis comprising programs and newspaper clippings regarding her singing performances. The book spans the years from 1876 to 1894.
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1870s 1880s 1890s
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Dennis, Bessie B., (Bessie Benedict), 1860-1924
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Clippings (information artifacts) Manuscripts, American--19th century Programs (Publications)
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Date added: 2019-05-13
circa 1890-1925
Creator:
Fitch, Clyde, 1865-1909, Author
Extent: 1 linear foot (2 boxes)
William Clyde Fitch (better known as Clyde Fitch, 1865-1909) is considered one of the most successful American playwrights of his time, and the first to be produced abroad on a regular basis. This collection consists of typescripts of ten unpublished plays and four autograph letters written by Fitch.
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Clyde Fitch typescripts and letters
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Fitch, Clyde, 1865-1909, Author
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1332
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 linear foot (2 boxes)
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circa 1890-1925
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William Clyde Fitch (better known as Clyde Fitch, 1865-1909) is considered one of the most successful American playwrights of his time, and the first to be produced abroad on a regular basis. This collection consists of typescripts of ten unpublished plays and four autograph letters written by Fitch.
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Fitch, Clyde, 1865-1909
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Correspondence Plays (performed works) Typescripts
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Date added: 2019-05-13
1940-1943
Extent: 1 box (0.2 linear foot)
A photograph album probably compiled by a British diplomat while in Belize spanning the years from 1940 to 1943.
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Photograph album, Belize
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1393
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 box (0.2 linear foot)
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1940-1943
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A photograph album probably compiled by a British diplomat while in Belize spanning the years from 1940 to 1943.
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1940s
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Aerial photographs Black-and-white photographs Manuscripts, English--20th century
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Date added: 2019-05-09
approximately 1798-1809
Creator:
Clark, Russel
Extent: 0.1 linear foot (1 volume)
This notebook documenting chemistry lectures delivered by Dr. James Woodhouse at the University of Pennsylvania was kept by Russel Clark some time after 1798 and before 1809. The first section of the notebook focuses on the theoretical principles of chemistry, while the latter half of the volume lists and describes various substances organized by their scientific classifications. Dr. James Woodhouse (1770-1809) was a prominent chemist and lecturer and chair of the chemistry at the University of Pennsylvania.
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Russel Clark notes on chemistry lectures delivered by Dr. James Woodhouse at the University of Pennsylvania
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Clark, Russel
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1874
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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0.1 linear foot (1 volume)
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approximately 1798-1809
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This notebook documenting chemistry lectures delivered by Dr. James Woodhouse at the University of Pennsylvania was kept by Russel Clark some time after 1798 and before 1809. The first section of the notebook focuses on the theoretical principles of chemistry, while the latter half of the volume lists and describes various substances organized by their scientific classifications. Dr. James Woodhouse (1770-1809) was a prominent chemist and lecturer and chair of the chemistry at the University of Pennsylvania.
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Clark, Russel University of Pennsylvania. Woodhouse, James, 1770-1809
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Lecture notes Notebooks
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Date added: 2019-05-09
1918-1919
Creator:
Harrison, William Edgar Pringle, 1892-
Extent: 1 volume
A photograph album kept by William Edgar Pringle Harrison who served as a Leiutenant in the India Army Reserve in Pakistan. The album provides a pictorial record of Harrison's sevice in Pakistan with photographs spanning from late-1918 to mid-1919.
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William Edgar Pringle Harrison photograph album
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Harrison, William Edgar Pringle, 1892-
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1793
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume
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1918-1919
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A photograph album kept by William Edgar Pringle Harrison who served as a Leiutenant in the India Army Reserve in Pakistan. The album provides a pictorial record of Harrison's sevice in Pakistan with photographs spanning from late-1918 to mid-1919.
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1910s
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Harrison, William Edgar Pringle, 1892-
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Codices (bound manuscripts) Manuscripts, English--20th century Photograph albums Photographs Snapshots
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Date added: 2019-05-09
1833-1866
Creator:
Inglis, M. A.
Extent: 1 volume
A volume containing the culinary recipes of M. A. Inglis, probably of England spanning the years 1833 to 1866. There are a few recipes for prescriptions, toiletries, and household items.
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M. A. Inglis recipe book
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Inglis, M. A.
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1753
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume
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1833-1866
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A volume containing the culinary recipes of M. A. Inglis, probably of England spanning the years 1833 to 1866. There are a few recipes for prescriptions, toiletries, and household items.
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1830s 1840s 1850s 1860s
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English
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Inglis, M. A.
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Codices (bound manuscripts) Cookbooks Manuscripts, English--19th century Prescriptions Recipes
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1864-1865
Creator:
Peninsular and Oriental Steam Navigation Company.
Extent: 1 volume
Oversized volume containing copies of the outgoing correspondence from the commerical shipping company, Peninsular and Oriental Steam Navigation Company (P&O Company). The letters provide a record of the day-to-day operations of the company from 1864 to 1865.
title
Peninsular and Oriental Steam Navigation Company letter book
creator
Peninsular and Oriental Steam Navigation Company.
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1739
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume
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1864-1865
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Oversized volume containing copies of the outgoing correspondence from the commerical shipping company, Peninsular and Oriental Steam Navigation Company (P&O Company). The letters provide a record of the day-to-day operations of the company from 1864 to 1865.
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1860s
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English
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Peninsular and Oriental Steam Navigation Company.
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Codices (bound manuscripts) Correspondence Finding tabs Letter books Manuscripts, English--19th century
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1861-1898
Creator:
Bell, F. R., (Frederick Robinson), 1838?-1898
Extent: 1 volume
A volume comprised of formulas written by English chemist and druggist Frederick Robinson Bell spanning the years from 1861-1898. The formulas in the volume were used for medicinal, hygienic, and household purposes.
title
Frederick Robinson Bell pharmaceutical recipe book
creator
Bell, F. R., (Frederick Robinson), 1838?-1898
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1941
repository
University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume
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1861-1898
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A volume comprised of formulas written by English chemist and druggist Frederick Robinson Bell spanning the years from 1861-1898. The formulas in the volume were used for medicinal, hygienic, and household purposes.
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1860s 1870s 1880s 1890s
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English
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Bell, F. R., (Frederick Robinson), 1838?-1898
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Finding tabs Formularies (Medicine) Manuscripts, English--19th century Prescriptions Recipes
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1924-1925
Extent: 1 volume
A volume comprising handwritten criminal investigations in villages of the Jhelum District, Punjab Province, Rawalpindi Division of British India from 1924 to 1925.
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Jhelum District cases
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1769
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume
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1924-1925
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A volume comprising handwritten criminal investigations in villages of the Jhelum District, Punjab Province, Rawalpindi Division of British India from 1924 to 1925.
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1920s
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English
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Codices (bound manuscripts) Legal files Manuscripts, English--20th century Reports
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1803-1815
Creator:
Ricketts, George Poyntz, 1774-1815
Extent: 1 volume
An oversize letter book containing the expense accounts, and outgoing letters of George Poyntz Ricketts who worked in India for the East India Company. The letters in the volume span the years from 1803 to 1815.
title
George Poyntz Ricketts letter book
creator
Ricketts, George Poyntz, 1774-1815
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1860
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume
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1803-1815
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An oversize letter book containing the expense accounts, and outgoing letters of George Poyntz Ricketts who worked in India for the East India Company. The letters in the volume span the years from 1803 to 1815.
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1800s 1810s
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English
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Ricketts, George Poyntz, 1774-1815
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Codices (bound manuscripts) Correspondence Depositions Letter books Manuscripts, English--19th century
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1846
Creator:
Buckstone, John Baldwin, 1802-1879
Extent: 1 volume
Paper volume containing a comedic, one-act play entitled Hide and Seek, or Natural Magic: a Farce written by John Baldwin Buckstone dated 1846.
title
Hide and seek, or natural magic: a farce
creator
Buckstone, John Baldwin, 1802-1879
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1837
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume
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1846
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Paper volume containing a comedic, one-act play entitled Hide and Seek, or Natural Magic: a Farce written by John Baldwin Buckstone dated 1846.
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English
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Buckstone, John Baldwin, 1802-1879
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Codices (bound manuscripts) Farces Manuscripts, English--19th century Plays (performed works)
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1834
Extent: 1 volume
Seven hand-sewn bifolia comprising a volume of lecture notes on obstetrics recorded by an unknown student from April to October 1834.
title
Notes upon lectures by Dr. Meigs
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1815
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume
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1834
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Seven hand-sewn bifolia comprising a volume of lecture notes on obstetrics recorded by an unknown student from April to October 1834.
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English
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Meigs, Charles D., (Charles Delucena), 1792-1869
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Codices (bound manuscripts) Lecture notes Manuscripts, American--19th century
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