Still Image

Ex-Libris Charles P. Morse

1929 / Unknown

2_54_Morse.jpg

Heraldic/armorial-style, personal bookplate featuring a coat-of-arms at center with an eagle at top and date that says “1776-1861-1917.” Additional text reads “Books are true friends” and a banner with Latin text below reads “In Deo Non Armis Fido" which loosely translates to "In God's Arms...". "Ipse fecit" or "he did" is handwritten in pencil on bottom right corner with date 1929. Printed on blue paper.

~ Unknown, “Ex-Libris Charles P. Morse,” Portsmouth Public Library's Online Archives, accessed January 19, 2021, https://portsmouthexhibits.org/items/show/1717.

Full Item Record

Dublin Core

Title

Ex-Libris Charles P. Morse

Subject

Charles P. Morse

Description

Heraldic/armorial-style, personal bookplate featuring a coat-of-arms at center with an eagle at top and date that says “1776-1861-1917.” Additional text reads “Books are true friends” and a banner with Latin text below reads “In Deo Non Armis Fido" which loosely translates to "In God's Arms...". "Ipse fecit" or "he did" is handwritten in pencil on bottom right corner with date 1929. Printed on blue paper.

Creator

Unknown

Source

The Helen Pearson Bookplate Collection

Publisher

Portsmouth Public Library, Special Collections Dept.

Date

1929

Format

Jpg derived from Tif

Type

Heraldic/Armorial

Identifier

PPL-MS 1925.1
Album 2; 2 54 Morse

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

Paper

Physical Dimensions

4 and ¾”H x 3 and ½”W