Still Image

School for the Blind, Overbrook Pennsylvania, Elizabeth Roe Dunning Library

Unknown / Kay Merrill

2_79_SchoolForBlindLib.jpg

Pictorial-style, institutional bookplate featuring a sketch of a woman holding a torch and leading a child to a building in the background. Ornate framing and additional text above that reads “Lux ex tenebris” or Latin for “The Light from the Darkness.”

~ Kay Merrill, “School for the Blind, Overbrook Pennsylvania, Elizabeth Roe Dunning Library,” Portsmouth Public Library's Online Archives, accessed April 13, 2021, https://portsmouthexhibits.org/items/show/1692.

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Title

School for the Blind, Overbrook Pennsylvania, Elizabeth Roe Dunning Library

Subject

School for the Blind, Overbrook Pennsylvania.

Description

Pictorial-style, institutional bookplate featuring a sketch of a woman holding a torch and leading a child to a building in the background. Ornate framing and additional text above that reads “Lux ex tenebris” or Latin for “The Light from the Darkness.”

Creator

Kay Merrill

Source

The Helen Pearson Bookplate Collection

Publisher

Portsmouth Public Library, Special Collections Dept.

Date

Unknown

Format

Jpg derived from Tif

Type

Pictorial

Identifier

PPL-MS 1925.1
Album 2; 2 79 School For Blind Lib.

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

Paper

Physical Dimensions

5 and ¼”H x 3 and ¼”W