Still Image

Bookplate for Flora Neil Davidson

1935 / Creator Unknown

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A typographic-style bookplate in black ink on ivory paper, with a detailed border. At the top is quotation that reads “Blest be he who gives me books. - Douglas Malloch." Beneath is the name Flora Neil Davidson. Handwritten on back is the owner's name and address "Mrs. Flora N. Davidson, 1812 W. Lawn Ave., Madison, Wis - 1935."

~ “Bookplate for Flora Neil Davidson,” Portsmouth Public Library's Online Archives, accessed January 29, 2023, https://portsmouthexhibits.org/items/show/1815.

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Dublin Core

Title

Bookplate for Flora Neil Davidson

Subject

Bookplates

Description

A typographic-style bookplate in black ink on ivory paper, with a detailed border. At the top is quotation that reads “Blest be he who gives me books. - Douglas Malloch." Beneath is the name Flora Neil Davidson. Handwritten on back is the owner's name and address "Mrs. Flora N. Davidson, 1812 W. Lawn Ave., Madison, Wis - 1935."

Source

The Helen Pearson Bookplate Collection

Publisher

Portsmouth Public Library, Special Collections

Date

1935

Contributor

Pearson, Helen (1870-1949)

Format

Jpg derived from Tif

Language

eng

Type

StillImage

Identifier

PPL-MS: 1925.1.057

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

Paper

Physical Dimensions

3 and ¾”H x 2 and ¾”W