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Scrapbooks :an American history /Jessica Helfand.

Collection Type
Books
Originator
Helfand, Jessica.
J.M. Kaplan Fund.
Publication
New Haven : Yale University Press
Contents
This is our story -- Time -- Space -- Sentiment -- Nostalgia -- Posterity -- Other people's stories.
Date
c2008.
Description
190 p. : ill. ; 24 x 32 cm.
Scrapbook makers preserve on the pages of their books a moment, a day, or a lifetime. Examine the history of the American scrapbook-- their origins, their makers, their diverse forms, the reasons for their popularity, and their place in American culture.
Notes
"A Winterhouse edition."
"Published with assistance from Furthermore, a program of the J.M. Kaplan Fund"--T.p. verso.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 182-183) and index.
ISBN
0300126352 (hbk.)
9780300126358 (hbk.)
GUSN
242423
Call Number
Coll. TR465.H445 2008 c. 2
Stacks TR465.H445 2008 c. 1
Descriptive terms
Autobiographische Literatur.
Buchgestaltung.
Photoalbum.
Scrapbooking History.
Scrapbooks History 19th century.
Scrapbooks History 20th century.
Places
USA.
United States

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