Still Image

Phillips Exeter Academy, The Roosevelt Fund

post-1943 / Unknown

3_5_PEALibRooseveltFund.jpg

Heraldic-style, institutional 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 “For Mathematics and Navigation, given by George E. Roosevelt, Father of Julian K. Roosevelt, ’43.

~ Unknown, “Phillips Exeter Academy, The Roosevelt Fund,” Portsmouth Public Library's Online Archives, accessed June 18, 2018, http://portsmouthexhibits.org/items/show/1679.

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Dublin Core

Title

Phillips Exeter Academy, The Roosevelt Fund

Subject

Phillips Exeter Academy

Description

Heraldic-style, institutional 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 “For Mathematics and Navigation, given by George E. Roosevelt, Father of Julian K. Roosevelt, ’43.

Creator

Unknown

Source

The Helen Pearson Bookplate Collection

Publisher

Portsmouth Public Library, Special Collections

Date

post-1943

Format

Jpg derived from Tif

Type

Heraldic/Armorial

Identifier

PPL-MS 1925.1
Album 3; 3 5 PEA Lib. Roosevelt Fund

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

Paper

Physical Dimensions

5 and ¼”H x 3 and ½”W