Still Image

Phillips Exeter Academy, Library of Science

post-1915 / Unknown

3_8_PEAScienceLib.jpg

Heraldic-style, institutional gift bookplate featuring academy coat-of-arms (crest of founder John Phillips) with Latin script that reads “Pia mente studeatur. In usurn Academia Phillipsa Exoniensis.” Loosely translated meaning reads “Devout studies. In use of Phillips Exeter Academy.” Additional text reads “Library of Science, Memorial Gift of the Class of 1915.”

~ Unknown, “Phillips Exeter Academy, Library of Science,” Portsmouth Public Library's Online Archives, accessed June 26, 2019, http://portsmouthexhibits.org/items/show/1675.

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Title

Phillips Exeter Academy, Library of Science

Subject

Phillips Exeter Academy

Description

Heraldic-style, institutional gift bookplate featuring academy coat-of-arms (crest of founder John Phillips) with Latin script that reads “Pia mente studeatur. In usurn Academia Phillipsa Exoniensis.” Loosely translated meaning reads “Devout studies. In use of Phillips Exeter Academy.” Additional text reads “Library of Science, Memorial Gift of the Class of 1915.”

Creator

Unknown

Source

The Helen Pearson Bookplate Collection

Publisher

Portsmouth Public Library, Special Collections

Date

post-1915

Format

Jpg derived from Tif

Type

Heraldic/Armorial

Identifier

PPL-MS 1915.1
Album 3; 3 8 PEA Science Lib.

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

Paper

Physical Dimensions

4 and ¾”H x 4 and ¼”W