Autograph Album Collection 1740 WFCHS

SCOPE AND CONTENT: This collection contains the autograph albums collected and maintained by various individuals. Within each album are handwritten notes and pleasantries from family members, friends, colleagues and acquaintances.  

(1 box) Last Updated 12/15

BIOGRAPHICAL/HISTORICAL: Autograph albums were a common keepsake for people in the 19th and 20th centuries as it was a way to collect notes and thoughtful passages of loved ones.

BIBLIOGRAPHY: Taken from the collection.

CITE AS: Autograph Album Collection, 1740 WFCHS, Stewart Bell Jr. Archives, Handley Regional Library, Winchester, VA, USA

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BOX 1

Taylor, Marianna (Annie)—December 25, 1859, dates spanning 1860-1867; unnumbered pages, manuscript