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Commercial and domestic ephemera scrapbook

MS004.051 (RS182826)

Description

This is a scrapbook of assorted commercial and domestic ephemera, including fabric and wallpaper samples from the 19th century. Also included are commercial receipts, bank orders, promissory notes and product and shipping receipts, many for shoes and in the name of Ebenezer C. Bailey from 1850s-1870s. Additionally there are recipes and articles of local interest centering on Essex County, Massachusetts, especially West Newbury and Haverhill. Houses of note are the Nichols House and Newell House in West Newbury and the Walker-Butters House in Haverhill.

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Details

Collection Name
Scrapbooks collection
Collection Code
MS004
Dates
1855-1937
Acquisition Type
Library & Archives Purchase
Physical Description
One scrapbook; 10 1/4 x 12 inches
Collection Type
Manuscripts
Description Level
Item
Credit Line
Purchased from John Hardy Wright
GUSN
283651
Reference Code
MS004.051

Record details

Material Type
scrapbooks
Places
West Newbury (Essex county, Massachusetts)
Haverhill (Essex county, Massachusetts)
Location Note
HGO-01-001-O-C-102

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