Posts tagged ephemera

Envelope left in book.

Doesn’t it bear a striking resemblance to the illustrations of letters in the text?

From Children’s Letters: A Collection of Letters Written to Children by Famous Men and Women (1905). Original from the New York Public Library. Digitized May 18, 2007.

Microfilm artifact: Folger Library ruler.
From the front matter of A Table of Humane Passions: With Their Causes and Effects by Nicolas Coeffeteau (1621). Does not include metadata indicating library of origination or date of digitization (but does include Stanford library artifacts).

Microfilm artifact: Folger Library ruler.

From the front matter of A Table of Humane Passions: With Their Causes and Effects by Nicolas Coeffeteau (1621). 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).