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Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts [Contact Us]
Date added: 2018-02-13
1839-1842
Creator:
Larkins, Colin Robertson, 1816-1845
Extent: 1 volume
This volume with contains sixty-seven numbered poems written by Colin Robertson Larkins spanning the years 1839 to 1842. The volume of poems was presented to his future wife Mary Forsyth in 1839. A dedication/presentation page, a poem entitled To Mary, and a table of contents are on the first few pages.
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Colin Robertson Larkins poetry book
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Larkins, Colin Robertson, 1816-1845
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1885
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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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1839-1842
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This volume with contains sixty-seven numbered poems written by Colin Robertson Larkins spanning the years 1839 to 1842. The volume of poems was presented to his future wife Mary Forsyth in 1839. A dedication/presentation page, a poem entitled To Mary, and a table of contents are on the first few pages.
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1830s 1840s
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Larkins, Colin Robertson, 1816-1845 Larkins, Mary Forsyth, circa 1819-1842
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Codices Epitaphs Manuscripts, English--19th century Poetry
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Date added: 2018-02-13
circa 1894-1900
Extent: 1 volume
A volume comprising a catalog of a personal library compiled by an unnamed person circa 1894-1900.
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Library catalogue
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1886
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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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circa 1894-1900
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A volume comprising a catalog of a personal library compiled by an unnamed person circa 1894-1900.
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Blank forms Book catalogs Codices Inventories Manuscripts, English--19th century
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Date added: 2018-02-13
1820
Creator:
Prideaux, M. A., 19th century
Extent: 1 volume
This volume was compiled by M. A. Prideaux in 1820 and comprises medicinal, household, and culinary recipes along with a copy of a sermon. The volume was probably written in England.
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M. A. Prideaux recipe book
creator
Prideaux, M. A., 19th century
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1888
repository
University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume
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1820
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This volume was compiled by M. A. Prideaux in 1820 and comprises medicinal, household, and culinary recipes along with a copy of a sermon. The volume was probably written in England.
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English
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Prideaux, M. A., 19th century
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Codices Manuscripts, English--19th century Recipes Sermons
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Date added: 2018-02-13
1885-1890
Creator:
Müller, George, 19th century
Extent: 1 box (.20 linear foot)
A letterpress copybook housed in a portable metal copy press containing the correspondence of George Müller of Germany spanning the years from 1885 to 1890.
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George Müller letterpress copybook
creator
Müller, George, 19th century
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1341
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 box (.20 linear foot)
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1885-1890
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A letterpress copybook housed in a portable metal copy press containing the correspondence of George Müller of Germany spanning the years from 1885 to 1890.
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1880s 1890s
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English
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Müller, George, 19th century Soennecken (Firm).
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Correspondence Finding tabs Letter books Letterpress copybooks Manuscripts, German--19th century
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Date added: 2018-02-13
circa 1905-1915
Extent: 1 box (.20 linear foot)
A photograph album containing twelve leaves with ninety-nine black-and-white photographs. The album was kept by an unnamed Indian family between the years 1905 to 1915. The photographs document the family at their estate or country home and while on vacation.
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Photograph album, India
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1343
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 box (.20 linear foot)
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circa 1905-1915
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A photograph album containing twelve leaves with ninety-nine black-and-white photographs. The album was kept by an unnamed Indian family between the years 1905 to 1915. The photographs document the family at their estate or country home and while on vacation.
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Black-and-white photographs Manuscripts--India--20th century Photograph albums Snapshots
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Date added: 2018-02-13
1897-1932
Creator:
Eustace, Robert George, 1871-1937
Extent: 1 volume (+ 2 leaves)
This volume containing chemical formulas for medicinal, veterinary, toiletry, household and photographic purposes was written by English chemist Robert George Eustace. The volume spans the years from 1897 to 1932.
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Robert George Eustace formulae
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Eustace, Robert George, 1871-1937
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1887
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume (+ 2 leaves)
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1897-1932
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This volume containing chemical formulas for medicinal, veterinary, toiletry, household and photographic purposes was written by English chemist Robert George Eustace. The volume spans the years from 1897 to 1932.
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1890s 1900s 1910s 1920s 1930s
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English
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Eustace, Robert George, 1871-1937
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Clippings (information artifacts) Codices Finding tabs Formularies Manuscripts, English--20th century Prescriptions Recipes
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Date added: 2018-02-12
1934
Creator:
Oliver, Kitchen & Flynn.
Extent: 1 volume
A volume containg a typescript inventory of Fulford Hall in York, North Yorkshire, England owned by Ewdard Vyvyan Ford. The inventory was performed in 1934 by Oliver, Kitchen & Flynn.
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Edward Vyvyan Ford, Esq., Fulford Hall, York, Inventory of the contents of the residence for insurance purposes by Oliver Kitchen & Flynn, valuers, Leeds
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Oliver, Kitchen & Flynn.
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1883
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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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1934
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A volume containg a typescript inventory of Fulford Hall in York, North Yorkshire, England owned by Ewdard Vyvyan Ford. The inventory was performed in 1934 by Oliver, Kitchen & Flynn.
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Oliver, Kitchen & Flynn. Ford, Edward Vyvyan, 1875-1956
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Codices Estate inventories Manuscripts, English--20th century Personal property Typescripts
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Date added: 2018-02-12
1839-1874
Creator:
Austin, Alvira, 1846-
Extent: 1 volume (+ 2 leaves)
A volume comprised of payment records for School District No. 2 in Randolph Township, Portage County, Ohio and recipes along with some household accounts. The school district records are written in several hands on the first ten leaves of the volume and span the years from 1839 to 1851. The remainder of the volume comprises recipes and household accounts of the Austin family.
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Payment receipt book and recipe book
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Austin, Alvira, 1846-
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1884
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume (+ 2 leaves)
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1839-1874
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A volume comprised of payment records for School District No. 2 in Randolph Township, Portage County, Ohio and recipes along with some household accounts. The school district records are written in several hands on the first ten leaves of the volume and span the years from 1839 to 1851. The remainder of the volume comprises recipes and household accounts of the Austin family.
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1830s 1840s 1850s 1860s 1870s
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English
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Austin, Alvira, 1846-
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Codices Cookbooks Housebooks Manuscripts, American--19th century Receipts (financial records) Recipes
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Date added: 2018-02-12
1912
Creator:
Hotaling, Ethelwyn Dithridge, 1885-1965
Extent: 1 volume
This volume contains the diary of Ethelwyn Dithridge's 1912 summer travels throughout the United States from the East Coast to California. The diary spans three months from June to August. Dithridge described travleing with teaching colleague Amy Halfpenny and later with her mother Harriet Dithridge.
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Ethelwyn Dithridge Hotaling diary
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Hotaling, Ethelwyn Dithridge, 1885-1965
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1882
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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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1912
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This volume contains the diary of Ethelwyn Dithridge's 1912 summer travels throughout the United States from the East Coast to California. The diary spans three months from June to August. Dithridge described travleing with teaching colleague Amy Halfpenny and later with her mother Harriet Dithridge.
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English
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Hotaling, Ethelwyn Dithridge, 1885-1965
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Codices Diaries Manuscripts, American--20th century Poetry
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Date added: 2018-02-12
1858
Creator:
Slack, J. H., (John Hamilton), 1834-1874
Extent: 1 volume (+ 1 leaf, 1 leaflet)
A handwritten diary, by J. H. Slack of Philadelphia. The volume, probably bound by Slack, was written in 1858 and recounted his trip to England in spring an summer of 1856. Slack stated in the preface of the diary " [I] wrote with a double purpose, first as a souvenir of my voyage for my own gratification, and secondly to afford pleasure to my large circle of friends to whom my private journal would be inaccessible."
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Random recollections of a year abroad in Europe and Africa, vol. 1 England
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Slack, J. H., (John Hamilton), 1834-1874
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1880
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume (+ 1 leaf, 1 leaflet)
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1858
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A handwritten diary, by J. H. Slack of Philadelphia. The volume, probably bound by Slack, was written in 1858 and recounted his trip to England in spring an summer of 1856. Slack stated in the preface of the diary " [I] wrote with a double purpose, first as a souvenir of my voyage for my own gratification, and secondly to afford pleasure to my large circle of friends to whom my private journal would be inaccessible."
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Slack, J. H., (John Hamilton), 1834-1874
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Codices Diaries Leaflets (printed works) Manuscripts, American--19th century Photographs Sales catalogs
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Date added: 2018-02-07
1872-1899
Creator:
Veale, Henry Richard Lobb, 1831-1908
Extent: 0.2 linear foot (1 box)
The Veale family was British, but because of jobs in the military, spent much of their time abroad. This collection largely concerns Henry Richard Lobb Veale (1831-1908), an army physician, and his son Sidney Veale Byland (1873-1899), a lieutenant in the Indian Staff Corps. Material includes inventories of possessions; a sketchbook, possibly created by Bertha Veale (daughter of Henry and sister to Sidney); and letters sent to Henry Veale from a patient, William Aitken, as well as his son, Sidney, during his military service in India.
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Veale family papers
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Veale, Henry Richard Lobb, 1831-1908
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1345
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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0.2 linear foot (1 box)
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1872-1899
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The Veale family was British, but because of jobs in the military, spent much of their time abroad. This collection largely concerns Henry Richard Lobb Veale (1831-1908), an army physician, and his son Sidney Veale Byland (1873-1899), a lieutenant in the Indian Staff Corps. Material includes inventories of possessions; a sketchbook, possibly created by Bertha Veale (daughter of Henry and sister to Sidney); and letters sent to Henry Veale from a patient, William Aitken, as well as his son, Sidney, during his military service in India.
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1870s 1880s 1890s
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English
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Veale, Henry Richard Lobb, 1831-1908 Byland, Sidney Veale, 1873-1899 India. Army. Indian Staff Corps.
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Correspondence Estate inventories Inventories Sketchbooks
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Date added: 2018-02-02
1935-1940
Extent: 08 linear feet (1 volume and 1 folder)
This collection depicts the experience of a young British soldier in the 8th Field Regiment, Royal Artillery, possibly a lance bombardier named Davies, in India from 1935 to 1940.
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Lance Bombardier Davies photograph album of India
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1188
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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08 linear feet (1 volume and 1 folder)
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1935-1940
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This collection depicts the experience of a young British soldier in the 8th Field Regiment, Royal Artillery, possibly a lance bombardier named Davies, in India from 1935 to 1940.
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1930s 1940s
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English
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Great Britain. Army. Royal Regiment of Artillery.
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Photograph albums Photographs
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Date added: 2018-02-02
1889-1894
Creator:
Great Britain. Army. Highland Light Infantry.
Extent: 08 linear feet (1 volume)
This album contains 68 12 x 8 inch photographs of India and the 2nd Highland Light Infantry (74th Highlanders) in the late 19th century. About one third of the photos are of the regiment and the rest are photos of India (mostly Shimla, Calcutta, Cherat, and Lucknow).
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2nd Highlanders Light Infantry photograph album of India
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Great Britain. Army. Highland Light Infantry.
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1160
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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08 linear feet (1 volume)
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1889-1894
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This album contains 68 12 x 8 inch photographs of India and the 2nd Highland Light Infantry (74th Highlanders) in the late 19th century. About one third of the photos are of the regiment and the rest are photos of India (mostly Shimla, Calcutta, Cherat, and Lucknow).
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1880s 1890s
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English
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Great Britain. Army. Highland Light Infantry.
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Photograph albums Photographs
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Date added: 2018-02-02
1942-1945
Creator:
Wheeler, S.A.
Extent: 0.4 linear feet (1 box)
S.A. Wheeler may have been a Scottish member of the British Air Force posted in India during World War II. This collection is composed of two volumes of photos taken in India between 1942 and 1945, likely by S.A. Wheeler. A majority of the photographs capture local scenes of the market, the landscape and the people, mostly in Lahore and Dehli but also on trips he took in the region. The volumes also contain some newspaper clippings, stamps, paper money and other mementos.
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S.A. Wheeler World War II photograph albums from India
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Wheeler, S.A.
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1142
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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0.4 linear feet (1 box)
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1942-1945
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S.A. Wheeler may have been a Scottish member of the British Air Force posted in India during World War II. This collection is composed of two volumes of photos taken in India between 1942 and 1945, likely by S.A. Wheeler. A majority of the photographs capture local scenes of the market, the landscape and the people, mostly in Lahore and Dehli but also on trips he took in the region. The volumes also contain some newspaper clippings, stamps, paper money and other mementos.
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1940s
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English
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Wheeler, S.A.
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Photograph albums
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Date added: 2018-02-02
1945-1946
Creator:
Budke, Harold A., 1914-1997
Extent: 0.33 linear feet (1 box)
Captain Harold A. Budke was a medic in the United States Army, posted in Calcutta from 1945 to 1946. The photographs in his album document his experiences from his trip to Calcutta, to his service with the United States Army Dispensary, to his day-to-day experiences in the city, and to his work preparing the U.S.S. Marine Panther to transport GI's and patients from India in early 1946.
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Harold A. Budke World War II photograph album of India
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Budke, Harold A., 1914-1997
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1155
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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0.33 linear feet (1 box)
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1945-1946
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Captain Harold A. Budke was a medic in the United States Army, posted in Calcutta from 1945 to 1946. The photographs in his album document his experiences from his trip to Calcutta, to his service with the United States Army Dispensary, to his day-to-day experiences in the city, and to his work preparing the U.S.S. Marine Panther to transport GI's and patients from India in early 1946.
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1940s
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Budke, Harold A., 1914-1997 General A. W. Greely (Transport ship). United States. Army. Medical Corps.
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Date added: 2018-02-02
1942-1944
Creator:
Eisner, Irving
Extent: 08 linear feet (1 volume)
This album, carefully created by Irving Eisner, chronicles his time as a corporal in the U.S. Army posted in India from 1942 to 1944. It mostly focuses on his friendships with other military personnel and his vacations while in India.
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Irving Eisner World War II photograph album of India
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Eisner, Irving
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1157
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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08 linear feet (1 volume)
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1942-1944
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This album, carefully created by Irving Eisner, chronicles his time as a corporal in the U.S. Army posted in India from 1942 to 1944. It mostly focuses on his friendships with other military personnel and his vacations while in India.
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1940s
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English
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Eisner, Irving United States. Army Service Forces. United States. Army. Services of Supply. Base Section No. 1.
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Photograph albums Photographs
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Date added: 2018-02-02
1943-1945
Creator:
Barlow, Barbara
Barlow, Robert
Extent: 0.1 linear foot (1 volume)
Robert and Barbara Barlow (Bob and Babs) traveled to India from 1943 to 1945. It is unclear from the volume if the Barlows were visiting India as a result of service during World War II or if they were traveling for pleasure. The album, titled "Street Scenes in India" provides no hints to who the Barlows were or why they were in India, but contains photographs of the various sights (both architectural and cultural) found during their stay.
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Robert and Barbara Barlow travel photograph album of India
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Barlow, Barbara Barlow, Robert
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1194
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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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1943-1945
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Robert and Barbara Barlow (Bob and Babs) traveled to India from 1943 to 1945. It is unclear from the volume if the Barlows were visiting India as a result of service during World War II or if they were traveling for pleasure. The album, titled "Street Scenes in India" provides no hints to who the Barlows were or why they were in India, but contains photographs of the various sights (both architectural and cultural) found during their stay.
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1940s
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Barlow, Barbara Barlow, Robert
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Date added: 2018-02-02
1909-1914
Extent: 08 linear feet (1 box)
This photograph album includes 97 photos taken between 1909 and 1914 in India, primarily in the Shimla and Pune area. The photographer is unknown, but it is likely that he was a British soldier in the 3rd Sappers and Miners in the Indian Army.
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Indian photograph album
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1158
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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08 linear feet (1 box)
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1909-1914
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This photograph album includes 97 photos taken between 1909 and 1914 in India, primarily in the Shimla and Pune area. The photographer is unknown, but it is likely that he was a British soldier in the 3rd Sappers and Miners in the Indian Army.
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1900s 1910s
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English
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India. Army. Sappers and Miners, 3rd.
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Date added: 2018-02-02
1945
Extent: 08 linear feet (1 volume)
This collection is composed of one volume of photos taken in India by a member of the Women's Auxiliary Corps (India), W.A.C. (I), in 1945. A majority of the photographs capture local sights, mostly in Dagshai, Delhi, and New Dehli.
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Women's Auxiliary Corps (India) World War II photograph album
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1154
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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08 linear feet (1 volume)
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1945
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This collection is composed of one volume of photos taken in India by a member of the Women's Auxiliary Corps (India), W.A.C. (I), in 1945. A majority of the photographs capture local sights, mostly in Dagshai, Delhi, and New Dehli.
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Great Britain. Army. Women's Royal Army Corps.
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Maps (documents) Photograph albums Photographs Postcards
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Date added: 2018-02-02
1930-1934
Extent: 0.1 linear foot (1 volume)
This collection consists of about 170 photographs, placed in an album, taken in India between 1930 and 1934 by an unidentified British soldier. Though the soldier is unknown, it is almost certain that he served in the Royal Fusiliers. The photographs in the album largely depict the every day life of British soldiers and their social activities, as well as providing evidence of British interest in Indian life and customs.
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British soldier's photograph album of India
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1195
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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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1930-1934
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This collection consists of about 170 photographs, placed in an album, taken in India between 1930 and 1934 by an unidentified British soldier. Though the soldier is unknown, it is almost certain that he served in the Royal Fusiliers. The photographs in the album largely depict the every day life of British soldiers and their social activities, as well as providing evidence of British interest in Indian life and customs.
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1930s
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Great Britain. Army.
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Date added: 2018-02-02
1906
Extent: 1 volume
Scrapbook kept from by an unknown person from a 1906 trip to India, Burma, and Sri Lanka. Contains handwritten descriptions and postcards pasted in the volume.
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Scrapbook of a journey to India, Burma, and Sri Lanka
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1761
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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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1906
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Scrapbook kept from by an unknown person from a 1906 trip to India, Burma, and Sri Lanka. Contains handwritten descriptions and postcards pasted in the volume.
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Codices Manuscripts, English--20th century Picture postcards Scrapbooks
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Date added: 2018-02-02
1934-1935
Creator:
Mellor, Edith Mary, 1890-1976, Author
Extent: 2 boxes
A travel diary by Edith Mary Mellor (1890-1976) recounting her journey from London, England to Jerusalem and Egypt from November 1934 to January 1935. Accompanying the diary are travel materials, post cards, correspondence, and some photogrpahs.
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Edith Mary Mellor travel diary
creator
Mellor, Edith Mary, 1890-1976, Author
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1111
repository
University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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2 boxes
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1934-1935
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A travel diary by Edith Mary Mellor (1890-1976) recounting her journey from London, England to Jerusalem and Egypt from November 1934 to January 1935. Accompanying the diary are travel materials, post cards, correspondence, and some photogrpahs.
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1930s
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English
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Mellor, Edith Mary, 1890-1976 Pullenye, Christina Victory Pansy
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Correspondence Diaries Manuscripts, English--20th century Photographic postcards Photographs Picture postcards Tourist maps Travel guidebooks
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Date added: 2018-02-02
circa 1920s-1930s
Extent: 08 linear feet (1 volume)
This collection is composed of several hundred photographs taken in India and Egypt, probably by a British soldier during the 1930s.
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British soldier's photograph album of India
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1165
repository
University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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08 linear feet (1 volume)
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circa 1920s-1930s
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This collection is composed of several hundred photographs taken in India and Egypt, probably by a British soldier during the 1930s.
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Great Britain. Army.
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Photograph albums Photographs
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Date added: 2018-02-02
1945
Extent: 08 linear feet
This collection is composed of about 80 photographs taken in India in and around 1945 by an unidentified soldier, likely British.
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[British] soldier's photograph album of India
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1171
repository
University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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08 linear feet
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1945
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This collection is composed of about 80 photographs taken in India in and around 1945 by an unidentified soldier, likely British.
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Photograph albums Photographs
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Date added: 2018-02-02
1845-1846
Creator:
Causten, James Hyman, 1818-1856
Extent: 0.2 linear feet (1 box)
James H. Causten, Jr. (1818-1856) was a Baltimore physician who traveled to France and England from May 1845 to March 1846. His diary describes his experiences on the voyage across the Atlantic and his visits to France and England, where he explored museums, churches, and the architecture of the cities; as well as observing operations in various hospitals.
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James H. Causten diary of a European tour
creator
Causten, James Hyman, 1818-1856
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 967
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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0.2 linear feet (1 box)
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1845-1846
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James H. Causten, Jr. (1818-1856) was a Baltimore physician who traveled to France and England from May 1845 to March 1846. His diary describes his experiences on the voyage across the Atlantic and his visits to France and England, where he explored museums, churches, and the architecture of the cities; as well as observing operations in various hospitals.
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1840s
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English
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Causten, James Hyman, 1818-1856
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Diaries
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