Posts tagged Stanford

University bookplates (1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10).

Photographs of digitization equipment superimposed with cover and bookplate images, with neon glitch.

From the front and back matter of History of the Postage Stamps of the United States of America by John Kerr Tiffany (1887). Does not include metadata indicating library of origination or date of digitization (but does include Stanford library artifacts).

Circulation slip with a spectrum of stamp colors and checkouts from 1916 to 1954.

From the back matter of The Journey of Alvar Nuñez Cabeza de Vaca and His Companions from Florida to the Pacific, 1528-1536 (1905). Does not include metadata indicating library of origination or date of digitization (but does include Stanford library artifacts).

Jane Toman left a boarding pass stub inside the front cover of A Journey in the Seaboard Slave States: With Remarks on Their Economy, v. 1, by Frederick Law Olmsted (1856). Does not include metadata indicating library of origination or date of digitization (but does include Stanford library artifacts).

Fifty years of circulation stamps (1922 to 1972). 

From the back matter of Interest Factors in Primary Reading Material by Fannie Wyche Dunn (1921). Does not include metadata indicating library of origination or date of digitization (but does include Stanford library artifacts).

Cat bookplate peeks from behind overlaid Stanford University Library bookplate. 

From the front matter of Peck’s Bad Boy Abroad by George Wilbur Peck (1905). Does not include metadata indicating library of origination or date of digitization (but does include Stanford library artifacts).

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Underlining, marginalia, and the reverse of a paper-punch.

From p. 2 of Intelligence Tests and School Reorganization by Lewis M. Terman, et. al. (1922). Does not include metadata indicating library of origination or date of digitization (but does include Stanford library artifacts).

Distorted circulation slip.

From the back matter of The Hair by Charles H. Leonard (1879). Does not include metadata indicating library of origination or date of digitization (but does include Stanford library artifacts).

Page with Lane Medical Library bookplate turned by ethereal hands.

From the front matter of Diseases of Hair by Benjamin Godfrey (1872). Does not include metadata indicating library of origination or date of digitization (but does include Stanford library artifacts).

Newspaper clipping pasted into front endpaper, digitized; topics include “useful medical hints” and (remarkably!) a “cure for cancers”. Donation bookplate placed sideways to accommodate clippings.

From front matter of Homœopathic Domestic Practice by Egbert Guernsey (1857). [Here]