Still Image

Mellinger*Edward*Henry Florence*Stokes*Henry

Unknown / Unknown

2_6_Henry.jpg

Pictorial-style bookplate featuring lined-up books in frame in foreground and silhouetted water/cityscape in background. Appears to be a family bookplate featuring six different names or a couple’s first/middle/last names. Additional Latin text at top reads “Veritas per na turam libros at que res hominum;” loosely translated to "The nature of the books is to call things by means of the truth of man."

~ Unknown, “Mellinger*Edward*Henry
Florence*Stokes*Henry,” Portsmouth Public Library's Online Archives, accessed November 28, 2021, https://portsmouthexhibits.org/items/show/1767.

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Dublin Core

Title

Mellinger*Edward*Henry
Florence*Stokes*Henry

Subject

Henry family

Description

Pictorial-style bookplate featuring lined-up books in frame in foreground and silhouetted water/cityscape in background. Appears to be a family bookplate featuring six different names or a couple’s first/middle/last names. Additional Latin text at top reads “Veritas per na turam libros at que res hominum;” loosely translated to "The nature of the books is to call things by means of the truth of man."

Creator

Unknown

Source

The Helen Pearson Bookplate Collection

Publisher

Portsmouth Public Library, Special Collections

Date

Unknown

Format

Jpg derived from Tif

Type

Pictorial

Identifier

PPL-MS 1925.1
Album 2; 2 6 Henry

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

Paper

Physical Dimensions

4 and ¼”H x 3”W