Miscellaneous memorabilia

Miscellaneous memorabilia

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Title: Miscellaneous memorabilia
Dates: mid-19th century-1944
Quantity: 0.2 Linear feet (12 items in 9 folders; MS 908 - MS 910 in 1 document box)
Abstract:The collection consists of a variety of objects representative of 19th and early 20th century ways of life.
Coll. Number: ms910

Index Terms

Actors.
Almanacs.
Calendars--History--20th century--Sources.
Calendars.
Correspondence.
Embroidery (visual works)
Embroidery--History--India--Sources.
Eyeglasses--History--19th century--Sources.
Fans (costume accessories)
Fans--History--Sources.
Handkerchiefs--Germany--History--19th century--Sources.
Handkerchiefs.
History--19th century.
History--20th century.
Lorgnettes.
Memorabilia.
Operational rations (Military supplies)--History--20th century--Sources.
Piso's pocket book almanac.
Pocket knives.
Pocketknives--History--Sources.
Postage-stamp boxes--History--20th century--Sources.
Potter, Cora Urquhart, 1857-1936
Ration books.
Stamp boxes.
World War, 1939-1945--Equipment and supplies--Sources.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Miscellaneous memorabilia, MS 910. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
BoxFolder
11A lorgnette, 19th century
 
2Two ivory-like fans
 
4Robeson brand pocket knife
 
5Handkerchief from the Berlin Trade Exhibition of 1896, 1896
 
6Minature Calendar and Stamp Case, 1921
 
7Piso's pocket book almanac (the world's smallest), 1910, 1917
 
8Fragment of Indian embroidery
 
9Ration books belonging to William Tate, etc., 1945