Livy Carlton scrapbook

Livy Carlton scrapbook

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Library
Creator: Carlton, Livy
Title: Livy Carlton scrapbook
Dates: 1894-1897
Quantity: 1.0 folder(s) (1 scrapbook)
Coll. Number: ms1277

Biographical/Historical Note

Livy Carlton was the daughter of Hon. and Mrs. H. H. Carlton and later became the wife of Major George P. Butler. She died in 1917.

Scope and Content Note

A scrapbook signed on verso of front cover "Livy Carlton 'Cloverhurst'. Lucy Cobb Institute. 1894. Athens, Ga." This scrapbook essentially consists of cutouts of advertisements of the period with autograph verses of scripture relating to the pictures. There are also inserted several newspaper clippings and colorful advertising cards. Twelve leaves are filled with pasted-on items while other materials are inserted interlinearly on the blanks.

Index Terms

Advertising cards.
Advertising--History--19th century.
Clippings (information artifacts)
Lucy Cobb Institute (Athens, Ga.). -- History--Sources
Print advertising.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Livy Carlton scrapbook, ms 1277. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Scrapbook, 1894-1897