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1865
Creator:
Hadden, William B., active 1850-1870
Extent: 1 volume
The journal of William B. Hadden written during his three-month voyage from India to England on board the ship Gosforth spanning from April to July 1865.
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William B. Hadden diary
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Hadden, William B., active 1850-1870
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1819
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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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1865
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The journal of William B. Hadden written during his three-month voyage from India to England on board the ship Gosforth spanning from April to July 1865.
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Codices (bound manuscripts) Diaries Drawings (visual works) Manuscripts, English--19th century
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1892-1968
Creator:
Gág, Wanda , 1893-1946
Extent: 40 boxes
Personal papers of Wanda Gág, including correspondence to and from Wanda, as well as letters to and from Alma Schmidt Scott, a biographer of Gág, and letters among Gág family members; writings, such as diaries, children’s books, autobiographical works, and juvenilia; notes for talks and for writings; artwork; exhibition catalogs and related publicity material; writings about Gág, including obituaries, biographical pieces, and book reviews; financial records; materials regarding the Estate of Wanda Gág; newspaper clippings; memorabilia; photographs; and examples of Happiwork, a product for children created by Gág.
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Wanda Gág papers
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Gág, Wanda , 1893-1946
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 310
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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40 boxes
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1892-1968
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Personal papers of Wanda Gág, including correspondence to and from Wanda, as well as letters to and from Alma Schmidt Scott, a biographer of Gág, and letters among Gág family members; writings, such as diaries, children’s books, autobiographical works, and juvenilia; notes for talks and for writings; artwork; exhibition catalogs and related publicity material; writings about Gág, including obituaries, biographical pieces, and book reviews; financial records; materials regarding the Estate of Wanda Gág; newspaper clippings; memorabilia; photographs; and examples of Happiwork, a product for children created by Gág.
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1890s 1900s 1910s 1920s 1930s 1940s 1950s 1960s
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Gág, Wanda , 1893-1946
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Correspondence Diaries Drawings (visual works) Financial records Photographs Prints Watercolors (paintings) Writings (documents)
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1928-1950
Creator:
Soviet Union.
Extent: 0.8 linear foot (2 boxes and oversized folders)
Following the 1917 Revolution, the Soviet Union implemented education strategies that resulted in an enormous increase in literacy across the nation. This collection consists of schoolwork created by Soviet students from 1928 to 1950. Students included children as young as five years old through the 7th grade as well as women who were part of the Soviet Union's efforts to significantly increase the literacy of its population. Across the board, student work focuses on Soviet ideology and includes copybooks, drawings, booklets relating to collectivization, and propaganda posters.
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Soviet student schoolwork
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Soviet Union.
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1406
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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0.8 linear foot (2 boxes and oversized folders)
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1928-1950
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Following the 1917 Revolution, the Soviet Union implemented education strategies that resulted in an enormous increase in literacy across the nation. This collection consists of schoolwork created by Soviet students from 1928 to 1950. Students included children as young as five years old through the 7th grade as well as women who were part of the Soviet Union's efforts to significantly increase the literacy of its population. Across the board, student work focuses on Soviet ideology and includes copybooks, drawings, booklets relating to collectivization, and propaganda posters.
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1920s 1930s 1940s 1950s
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Russian
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Soviet Union.
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Copybooks Drawings (visual works) School records
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1827-1843
Extent: 1 volume
A sketchbook by an unknown artist containing sketches and drawings of buildings, monuments, and architectural elements around Paris and Northern France spanning from 1827 to 1843.
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Sketchbook of architecture
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1042
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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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1827-1843
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A sketchbook by an unknown artist containing sketches and drawings of buildings, monuments, and architectural elements around Paris and Northern France spanning from 1827 to 1843.
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1820s 1830s 1840s
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French
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Drawings (visual works) Manuscripts, French--19th century Sketchbooks Watercolors
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1723-1876, 2000
Creator:
Hazard, Samuel, 1784-1870
Extent: 0.75 linear feet (3 boxes and 1 oversized folder)
Samuel Hazard (1784-1870) was a prominent Philadelphia historian who studied the early records of colonial Pennsylvania and also collected engravings, prints, and ephemera documenting comtemporary Pennsylvania and Philadelphia. This collection consists of his scrapbook of material relating to the history of Philadelphia and Pennsylvania as well as a number of loose documents that may have been intended for the scrapbook or interleaved therein.
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Samuel Hazard scrapbook and ephemera
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Hazard, Samuel, 1784-1870
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1257
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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0.75 linear feet (3 boxes and 1 oversized folder)
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1723-1876, 2000
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Samuel Hazard (1784-1870) was a prominent Philadelphia historian who studied the early records of colonial Pennsylvania and also collected engravings, prints, and ephemera documenting comtemporary Pennsylvania and Philadelphia. This collection consists of his scrapbook of material relating to the history of Philadelphia and Pennsylvania as well as a number of loose documents that may have been intended for the scrapbook or interleaved therein.
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Hazard, Samuel, 1784-1870 Birch, William Russell, 1755-1834 Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790 Hazard, Ebenezer, 1744-1817 Kneass, William, 1780-1840
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Broadsides (notices) Clippings (information artifacts) Drawings (visual works) Engravings (prints) Notes Photographs Prints (visual works)
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1831-1832
Creator:
Burn, Richard
Extent: 1 volume
This oblong, leather-bound sketchbook contains ink drawings by Richard Burn of Lurdenlaw, Kelso, Scotland, and dates from 1831 to 1832. Each page--including the front and back inside covers--are filled with many comical sketches and caricatures, several hunting scenes, some animals, and local Scottish landscapes.
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Richard Burn sketchbook
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Burn, Richard
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 873
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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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1831-1832
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This oblong, leather-bound sketchbook contains ink drawings by Richard Burn of Lurdenlaw, Kelso, Scotland, and dates from 1831 to 1832. Each page--including the front and back inside covers--are filled with many comical sketches and caricatures, several hunting scenes, some animals, and local Scottish landscapes.
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1830s
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English
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Burn, Richard
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Caricatures Drawings (visual works) Sketchbooks
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1859-1860
Creator:
Bobrek, Leopold, active 1840-1860
Extent: 1 volume
This slim, paper-bound volume comprises a treatise on the methods for distillation of liquors with over thirty-five detailed and explanatory recipes for various spirits. The volume was written in German by Leopold Bobrek spanning the years from 1859 to 1860.
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Rezeptbuch: Alkoholische getränke-herstellung spezialität Liköre
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Bobrek, Leopold, active 1840-1860
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1810
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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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1859-1860
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This slim, paper-bound volume comprises a treatise on the methods for distillation of liquors with over thirty-five detailed and explanatory recipes for various spirits. The volume was written in German by Leopold Bobrek spanning the years from 1859 to 1860.
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1850s 1860s
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German
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Bobrek, Leopold, active 1840-1860 Brobek, Hugo, 1872?-1943
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Codices (bound manuscripts) Diagrams Drawings (visual works) Manuals (instructional materials) Manuscripts, German--19th century Recipes
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circa 1882-1951
Creator:
Pennell Family
Extent: 21 boxes (+ 3 map drawers)
The Pennell family papers comprise personal correspondence of both Pennells; drafts and galleys for some of their publications; contracts; royalty statements; trust fund account statements; copies of wills; publicity materials; photographs; newspaper clippings; memorabilia; exhibition catalogs, awards, original sketches, watercolors, and prints by Joseph Pennell; and a few works by other artists.
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Pennell family papers
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Pennell Family
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 50
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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21 boxes (+ 3 map drawers)
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circa 1882-1951
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The Pennell family papers comprise personal correspondence of both Pennells; drafts and galleys for some of their publications; contracts; royalty statements; trust fund account statements; copies of wills; publicity materials; photographs; newspaper clippings; memorabilia; exhibition catalogs, awards, original sketches, watercolors, and prints by Joseph Pennell; and a few works by other artists.
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Pennell Family
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Drawings (visual works) Lithographs Manuscripts, American--19th century Manuscripts, American--20th century Watercolors (paintings)
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1848-1850
Extent: 1 volume
A volume comprising orders taken by an unknown Philadelphia sign-painting company spanning the years 1848-1850. Small sketches depicting the painted signage are drawn by some of the orders.
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Order book
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1843
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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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1848-1850
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A volume comprising orders taken by an unknown Philadelphia sign-painting company spanning the years 1848-1850. Small sketches depicting the painted signage are drawn by some of the orders.
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1840s 1850s
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Codices (bound manuscripts) Drawings (visual works) Manuscripts, American--19th century
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circa 1820-2004
Creator:
Musical Fund Society of Philadelphia.
Extent: 58 boxes
Correspondence and business records supplementing the main collection of records. These supplementary records include applications for membership; minutes for the committees on admissions and relief and for the Musical Fund Hall; programs and other materials related to the history of Musical Fund Hall (1848-1982), including material relating to performances of soprano Jenny Lind; financial records; correspondence; histories; memorabilia; and late 20th-century records of annual meetings, special and standing committees, and the Musical Fund Society Foundation. The supplementary records cover the same years as and should be used in conjunction with Ms. Coll. 90, Musical Society Fund of Philadelphia Records.
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Musical Fund Society of Philadelphia supplementary records
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Musical Fund Society of Philadelphia.
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 513
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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58 boxes
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circa 1820-2004
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Correspondence and business records supplementing the main collection of records. These supplementary records include applications for membership; minutes for the committees on admissions and relief and for the Musical Fund Hall; programs and other materials related to the history of Musical Fund Hall (1848-1982), including material relating to performances of soprano Jenny Lind; financial records; correspondence; histories; memorabilia; and late 20th-century records of annual meetings, special and standing committees, and the Musical Fund Society Foundation. The supplementary records cover the same years as and should be used in conjunction with Ms. Coll. 90, Musical Society Fund of Philadelphia Records.
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Musical Fund Society of Philadelphia. Bartók, Béla, 1881-1945 Carr, Benjamin, 1768-1831
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Concert programs Correspondence Drawings (visual works) Estate records Financial records Machine-readable artifacts Memorabilia Reports
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circa 1918
Creator:
Cazes, J. E., Artist
Extent: 1 box (9 folders + 1 oversize folder)
A portfolio of fifty-three architectural and interior decoration drawings by J. E. Cazes of Vincennes, France.
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Modèles pour le luminaire études & projets pour intérieurs modernes
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Cazes, J. E., Artist
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1069
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 box (9 folders + 1 oversize folder)
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circa 1918
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A portfolio of fifty-three architectural and interior decoration drawings by J. E. Cazes of Vincennes, France.
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Cazes, J. E.
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Architectural drawings (visual works) Drawings (visual works) Manuscripts, French--20th century
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1833-circa 1880
Creator:
Stockley, Miss, 19th century
Extent: 1 volume
A volume written by Miss Stockley of England containing culinary recipes, drawings, and printed illustrations spanning the years from 1833 to circa 1880.
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Miss Stockley recipe book
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Stockley, Miss, 19th century
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1876
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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-circa 1880
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A volume written by Miss Stockley of England containing culinary recipes, drawings, and printed illustrations spanning the years from 1833 to circa 1880.
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Stockley, Miss, 19th century
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Codices (bound manuscripts) Drawings (visual works) Manuscripts, English--19th century Prescriptions Rebuses Recipes
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1822-1823
Creator:
Hull, William, 1778?-1840
Extent: 1 volume
Volume containing the travel diary of William Hull (1778?-1840). The volume traces his journey from Bombay (Mumbai), India to London, England spanning eight months from November 7, 1822 to July 17, 1823.
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Memoranda of a journey overland, with Mr. Melville and Mr. Bax, from Bombay to London by the Red Sea, Egypt, Malta, Sicily, Italy, Switzerland, and France, commencing from Bombay, November 7, 1822.
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Hull, William, 1778?-1840
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1807
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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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1822-1823
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Volume containing the travel diary of William Hull (1778?-1840). The volume traces his journey from Bombay (Mumbai), India to London, England spanning eight months from November 7, 1822 to July 17, 1823.
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1820s
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Hull, William, 1778?-1840 Hull, Mildred
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Codices (bound manuscripts) Diaries Drawings (visual works) Manuscripts, English--19th century Pencil drawings
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1930-1948
Creator:
McHenry, Margaret
Extent: 2 linear feet (6 boxes)
Margaret McHenry earned her doctorate in English from the University of Pennsylvania in 1931. Her dissertation was titled "The Ulster Theatre in Ireland." Following her graduation, she taught English at Roxborough High School in Philadelphia and continued to write. This collection contains writings by Margaret McHenry, including "The Ulster Theatre in Ireland;" poetry; a biography of S. Weir Mitchell; and "A Booklover's Britain," later "England in English." For the most part, each of her works is represented by a nearly finished copy; and in some cases, with drafts and notes.
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Margaret McHenry papers
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McHenry, Margaret
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 244
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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2 linear feet (6 boxes)
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1930-1948
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Margaret McHenry earned her doctorate in English from the University of Pennsylvania in 1931. Her dissertation was titled "The Ulster Theatre in Ireland." Following her graduation, she taught English at Roxborough High School in Philadelphia and continued to write. This collection contains writings by Margaret McHenry, including "The Ulster Theatre in Ireland;" poetry; a biography of S. Weir Mitchell; and "A Booklover's Britain," later "England in English." For the most part, each of her works is represented by a nearly finished copy; and in some cases, with drafts and notes.
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1930s 1940s
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McHenry, Margaret Mitchell, S. Weir (Silas Weir), 1829-1914 Ulster Literary Theatre.
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Correspondence Drawings (visual works) Galley proofs Plays (performed works) Poems Poetry Typescripts
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1869-1901
Creator:
Jones, Mamie A.
Extent: 0.1 linear foot (2 volumes in 1 box)
Mamie A. Jones was a young woman from Philadelphia who was probably a Quaker. She created two volumes, an autograph album and a sketchbook, which document both her role in a fairly wide social circle as well as her substantial artistic talent.
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Mamie A. Jones autograph album and sketchbook
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Jones, Mamie A.
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 949
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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0.1 linear foot (2 volumes in 1 box)
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1869-1901
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Mamie A. Jones was a young woman from Philadelphia who was probably a Quaker. She created two volumes, an autograph album and a sketchbook, which document both her role in a fairly wide social circle as well as her substantial artistic talent.
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1860s 1870s 1880s 1890s 1900s
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Jones, Mamie A.
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Autograph albums Drawings (visual works) Sketchbooks
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1817-1870
Creator:
Maberly, Alexander Cahill, 1843-1929, Author
Maberly, Charles Hensley, 1798?-1852, Author
Extent: 5 volumes
Small collection of family diaries comprises five volumes written by two authors, presumably father and son Charles Hensley Maberly and Alexander Cahill Maberly. The first four volumes were written in French by Charles Hensley spanning the years from 1817 to 1821. The fifth volume was written by Alexander Cahill Maberly in 1870 during a European tour.
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Maberly family diaries
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Maberly, Alexander Cahill, 1843-1929, Author Maberly, Charles Hensley, 1798?-1852, Author
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1824
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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5 volumes
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1817-1870
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Small collection of family diaries comprises five volumes written by two authors, presumably father and son Charles Hensley Maberly and Alexander Cahill Maberly. The first four volumes were written in French by Charles Hensley spanning the years from 1817 to 1821. The fifth volume was written by Alexander Cahill Maberly in 1870 during a European tour.
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Maberly, Alexander Cahill, 1843-1929 Maberly, Charles Hensley, 1798?-1852
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Codices (bound manuscripts) Diaries Drawings (visual works) Manuscripts, English--19th century Manuscripts, French--19th century Photographs Quotations Reading lists
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1863
Creator:
Hartley, Louisa K. Berry, (Louisa Katherine Berry), 1847?-1882
Extent: 1 volume
This volume comprises the scrapbook of images, clippings, and memorabilia created by Louisa K. Berry Hartley in 1863.
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Louisa K. Berry Hartley scrapbook
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Hartley, Louisa K. Berry, (Louisa Katherine Berry), 1847?-1882
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PUSp.Ms. Codex 1792
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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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1863
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This volume comprises the scrapbook of images, clippings, and memorabilia created by Louisa K. Berry Hartley in 1863.
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Hartley, Louisa K. Berry, (Louisa Katherine Berry), 1847?-1882
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Clippings (information artifacts) Codices (bound manuscripts) Drawings (visual works) Elegies Manuscripts, English--19th century Scrapbooks
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1893-1928
Creator:
Wells, Lily
Extent: 0.4 linear feet (2 boxes)
Lily Wells was a member of the Naturalists Field Club of the University of Pennsylvania who painted the various flora of the northeastern and mid-Atlantic United States. This collection comprises seven sketchbooks of her botanical watercolors, plus one bound volume of seven individual watercolor plates.
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Lily Wells water color illustrations of North American plants
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Wells, Lily
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 401
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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0.4 linear feet (2 boxes)
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1893-1928
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Lily Wells was a member of the Naturalists Field Club of the University of Pennsylvania who painted the various flora of the northeastern and mid-Atlantic United States. This collection comprises seven sketchbooks of her botanical watercolors, plus one bound volume of seven individual watercolor plates.
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1890s 1900s 1910s 1920s
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Wells, Lily Harshberger, John W. (John William), 1869-1929 University of Pennsylvania. Naturalists Field Club.
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Botanical illustrations Drawings (visual works) Sketchbooks Watercolors (paintings)
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1843-1846
Creator:
Rosell y Arrufat, Juan
Extent: 1 volume
This volume comprises the Spanish alphabet in various ornamental and calligraphic styles in black ink by Juan Rosell y Arrufat. There are seven full page drawings in the volume.
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Libro de varias clases de letras
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Rosell y Arrufat, Juan
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1139
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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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1843-1846
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This volume comprises the Spanish alphabet in various ornamental and calligraphic styles in black ink by Juan Rosell y Arrufat. There are seven full page drawings in the volume.
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1840s
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Spanish; Castilian
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Rosell y Arrufat, Juan
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Alphabets (symbols) Calligraphy (visual works) Drawings (visual works) Manuscript maps Manuscripts, Spanish--19th century
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circa 1905-1987
Creator:
Mumford, Lewis, 1895-1990
Extent: 197 boxes
Comprising nineteen series, the Mumford papers provide extensive documentation of Mumford's professional life over a period of approximately seventy years. Predominant are correspondence and drafts of and notes for Mumford's writings, which include publications of over forty books and pamphlets and approximately one thousand articles and book reviews.
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Lewis Mumford papers
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Mumford, Lewis, 1895-1990
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 2
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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197 boxes
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circa 1905-1987
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Comprising nineteen series, the Mumford papers provide extensive documentation of Mumford's professional life over a period of approximately seventy years. Predominant are correspondence and drafts of and notes for Mumford's writings, which include publications of over forty books and pamphlets and approximately one thousand articles and book reviews.
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English
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Mumford, Lewis, 1895-1990
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Articles Biographies Clippings (information artifacts) Correspondence Diaries Drawings (visual works) Financial records Manuscripts, American--20th century Memorabilia Pamphlets Photographs Plays (performed works) Scripts Writings (documents)
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1805-1806
Creator:
Jenkins, Joseph M., 1783-
Extent: 0.2 linear foot (2 volumes)
Joseph M. Jenkins was born on September 20, 1783, in Providence, R.I. He left Providence to serve as assistant supercargo aboard the merchant ship Samuel Elam. Jenkins's journal, comprised of two volumes, describes his eleven month journey in 1805 to 1806 from New York to Mauritius to Jakarta.
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Joseph M. Jenkins travel journal
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Jenkins, Joseph M., 1783-
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 814
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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0.2 linear foot (2 volumes)
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1805-1806
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Joseph M. Jenkins was born on September 20, 1783, in Providence, R.I. He left Providence to serve as assistant supercargo aboard the merchant ship Samuel Elam. Jenkins's journal, comprised of two volumes, describes his eleven month journey in 1805 to 1806 from New York to Mauritius to Jakarta.
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1800s
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English
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Jenkins, Joseph M., 1783-
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Diaries Drawings (visual works)
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1943-1952
Creator:
Miller, Henry, 1891-1980
Extent: 0.2 linear feet (1 box, 1 oversized folder)
Henry Miller (1891-1980) was an American author and artist best known for his controversial books such as Tropic of Cancer, Black Spring and Tropic of Capricorn. The collection consists of two drawings, one photograph, letters from Miller to Tambimuttu, and a small number of published writings and promotional material.
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Henry Miller papers
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Miller, Henry, 1891-1980
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 973
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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, 1 oversized folder)
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1943-1952
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Henry Miller (1891-1980) was an American author and artist best known for his controversial books such as Tropic of Cancer, Black Spring and Tropic of Capricorn. The collection consists of two drawings, one photograph, letters from Miller to Tambimuttu, and a small number of published writings and promotional material.
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1940s 1950s
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English
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Miller, Henry, 1891-1980 Tambimuttu, 1915-
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Correspondence Drawings (visual works) Paintings (visual works) Writings (document genre)
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1901-2016
Creator:
Hedgerow Theatre (Organization : Rose Valley, Pa.).
Extent: 59.5 linear feet (67 boxes)
The Hedgerow Theatre Company was established in 1923 by Jasper Deeter, a New York based actor and director. Located in the Rose Valley Arts and Crafts Community of Delaware County, Pennsylvania, Hedgerow holds the distinction as the longest serving Repertory Theatre in America. The Hedgerow Theatre Company records contains a wide variety of materials, from business records and show materials to member ephemera and photographs. The collection provides both a practical and intimate look into the workings of this repertory theatre.
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Hedgerow Theatre Company records
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Hedgerow Theatre (Organization : Rose Valley, Pa.).
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1321
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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59.5 linear feet (67 boxes)
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1901-2016
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The Hedgerow Theatre Company was established in 1923 by Jasper Deeter, a New York based actor and director. Located in the Rose Valley Arts and Crafts Community of Delaware County, Pennsylvania, Hedgerow holds the distinction as the longest serving Repertory Theatre in America. The Hedgerow Theatre Company records contains a wide variety of materials, from business records and show materials to member ephemera and photographs. The collection provides both a practical and intimate look into the workings of this repertory theatre.
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1900s 1910s 1920s 1930s 1940s 1950s 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s 2010s
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Hedgerow Theatre (Organization : Rose Valley, Pa.). Deeter, Jasper Hedgerow Theatre (Organization : Rose Valley, Pa.). Reed, Penelope
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Administrative records Audiovisual materials Clippings (information artifacts) Correspondence Drawings (visual works) Financial records Minutes (Records) Photographs Playbills Plays (performed works) Promotional materials Prompt books Publications (documents) Scores Scrapbooks Scripts Theater programs Writings (documents)
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1830-1854
Creator:
Irving, E., Author
Irving, G., Author
Extent: 1 volume
An oblong leather-bound volume with a clasp containing recipes for cooking and domestic household use in addition to information on woodworking and other miscellanous information.
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G. and E. Irving receipt book
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Irving, E., Author Irving, G., Author
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 1050
repository
University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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1 volume
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1830-1854
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An oblong leather-bound volume with a clasp containing recipes for cooking and domestic household use in addition to information on woodworking and other miscellanous information.
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1830s 1840s 1850s
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English
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Irving, E. Irving, G.
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Drawings (visual works) Manuals (instructional materials) Manuscripts, English--19th century Recipes
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circa 1947-1992
Creator:
Fry, Edward F.
Extent: 66 boxes
Comprising documents related to Fry’s life and career: correspondence, research, and letters from numerous artists and colleagues, handwritten lectures, typescript essays, over 1000 photographs of artists’ works with special interest in Pablo Picasso, Jacques Lipchitz, Henri Laurens, and David Smith. Correspondence with artists (some include slides and drawings), curators, art historians, and museums. Highlights of curated exhibitions include the 1967 5th Guggenheim International Exhibition, the 1969 David Smith retrospective, the canceled 1971 Hans Haacke exhibition, and the 1987 Documenta 8. Materials related to Fry’s special interest in cubism, specifically Pablo Picasso, include the book Cubism, lectures, notes, photographs, and research.
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Edward F. Fry papers
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Fry, Edward F.
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PUSp.Ms. Coll. 651
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University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts
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66 boxes
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circa 1947-1992
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Comprising documents related to Fry’s life and career: correspondence, research, and letters from numerous artists and colleagues, handwritten lectures, typescript essays, over 1000 photographs of artists’ works with special interest in Pablo Picasso, Jacques Lipchitz, Henri Laurens, and David Smith. Correspondence with artists (some include slides and drawings), curators, art historians, and museums. Highlights of curated exhibitions include the 1967 5th Guggenheim International Exhibition, the 1969 David Smith retrospective, the canceled 1971 Hans Haacke exhibition, and the 1987 Documenta 8. Materials related to Fry’s special interest in cubism, specifically Pablo Picasso, include the book Cubism, lectures, notes, photographs, and research.
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English
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Fry, Edward F.
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Color slides Correspondence Drawings (visual works) Exhibition catalogs Manuscripts, American--20th century Memorabilia Photographs Writings (documents)
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