March 16, 2014
Punched card.
From the back matter of Farmers of Forty Centuries: or, Permanent Agriculture in China, Korea and Japan by Franklin Hiram King (1911). Original from the University of Michigan. Digitized May 30, 2007.

Punched card.

From the back matter of Farmers of Forty Centuries: or, Permanent Agriculture in China, Korea and Japan by Franklin Hiram King (1911). Original from the University of Michigan. Digitized May 30, 2007.

February 7, 2014
Circulation slip in pocket.
From the back matter of School Gymnastics, Free Hand: A System of Physical Exercises for Schools by Jessie Hubbell Bancroft (1896). Does not include metadata indicating library of origination or date of digitization (but does include Stanford library artifacts).

Circulation slip in pocket.

From the back matter of School Gymnastics, Free Hand: A System of Physical Exercises for Schools by Jessie Hubbell Bancroft (1896). Does not include metadata indicating library of origination or date of digitization (but does include Stanford library artifacts).

January 30, 2014
Composed by torn library artifacts: “BOOKS ARE LIT FOR TWO WEEKS.” 
From the back matter of The House of Mirth by Edith Wharton (1922). Original from the University of Virginia. Digitized September 11, 2009.

Composed by torn library artifacts: “BOOKS ARE LIT FOR TWO WEEKS.” 

From the back matter of The House of Mirth by Edith Wharton (1922). Original from the University of Virginia. Digitized September 11, 2009.

October 17, 2013

A collection of library stamps: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8.

October 17, 2013
Circulation slip with stamps from 1960 to 1987.
From the front matter of English Traditional Songs and Carols edited by Lucy Etheldred Broadwood (1908). Original from Harvard University. Digitized November 6, 2007.

Circulation slip with stamps from 1960 to 1987.

From the front matter of English Traditional Songs and Carols edited by Lucy Etheldred Broadwood (1908). Original from Harvard University. Digitized November 6, 2007.

October 1, 2013

A collection of library stamps: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10.

September 20, 2013
Residue.
From the back matter of The Emigrant’s Friend by Evan Rowland Jones (). Original from the University of Virginia. Digitized January 5, 2010.

Residue.

From the back matter of The Emigrant’s Friend by Evan Rowland Jones (). Original from the University of Virginia. Digitized January 5, 2010.

August 20, 2013

Library stamp compilation.

1 - From The Ladies’ Complete Guide to Needle-work and Embroidery: Containing Clear and Practical Instructions Whereby Any One Can Easily Learn how to Do All Kinds of Plain and Fancy Needlework by Miss Lambert (1859). Original from the New York Public Library. Digitized July 17, 2009. 

2 - From The Road to the Stage: or, The Performer’s Preceptor by Leman Thomas Rede (1827). Original from Indiana University. Digitized May 14, 2010.

3 - From A Preliminary Essay, on the Oppression of the Exiled Sons of Africa by Thomas Branagan (1804). Original from the New York Public Library. Digitized September 27, 2006.

August 17, 2013
Title page verso with figure dancing through NYPL stamps. 
From the front matter of A History of Dancing from the Earliest Ages to Our Own Times by Gaston Vuillier and Joseph Grego (1898). Original from the New York Public Library. Digitized January 8, 2010.

Title page verso with figure dancing through NYPL stamps. 

From the front matter of A History of Dancing from the Earliest Ages to Our Own Times by Gaston Vuillier and Joseph Grego (1898). Original from the New York Public Library. Digitized January 8, 2010.

July 18, 2013
Collage of peritexts. 
From p. 11 of After Prison What? by Maud Ballington Booth (1903). Original from the University of California. Digitized December 5, 2007.

Collage of peritexts. 

From p. 11 of After Prison What? by Maud Ballington Booth (1903). Original from the University of California. Digitized December 5, 2007.

July 8, 2013
Library stamp.
From the front matter of Studies of Childhood by James Sully (1910).  Original from Harvard University. Digitized July 23, 2008.

Library stamp.

From the front matter of Studies of Childhood by James Sully (1910).  Original from Harvard University. Digitized July 23, 2008.

July 2, 2013
Illustration comments on accompanying paper punch.
From p. 326 of Simon the Jester by William John Locke (2011). Original from the University of California. Digitized December 11, 2007.

Illustration comments on accompanying paper punch.

From p. 326 of Simon the Jester by William John Locke (2011). Original from the University of California. Digitized December 11, 2007.

June 11, 2013
Circulation from 1897 to 1959.
From the back matter of The Boy’s Playbook of Science: Including the Various Manipulations and Arrangements of Chemical and Philosophical Apparatus Required for the Successful Performance of Scientific Experiments by John Henry Pepper (1860). Original from Harvard University. Digitized August 17, 2007. 

Circulation from 1897 to 1959.

From the back matter of The Boy’s Playbook of Science: Including the Various Manipulations and Arrangements of Chemical and Philosophical Apparatus Required for the Successful Performance of Scientific Experiments by John Henry Pepper (1860). Original from Harvard University. Digitized August 17, 2007. 

May 29, 2013
Puppet and peritext. 
From the front matter of New Speeches, Dialogues and Recitations for Young Children: Containing Easy Pieces in Plain Language, Readily Understood by Young Children and Expressly Adapted for School Exhibitions, Christmas and Other Juvenile Celebrations by Mrs. Russell Kavanaugh (1884). Original from Princeton University. Digitized March 21, 2008.

Puppet and peritext. 

From the front matter of New Speeches, Dialogues and Recitations for Young Children: Containing Easy Pieces in Plain Language, Readily Understood by Young Children and Expressly Adapted for School Exhibitions, Christmas and Other Juvenile Celebrations by Mrs. Russell Kavanaugh (1884). Original from Princeton University. Digitized March 21, 2008.

May 29, 2013
Remnants. 
From the back matter of City Development: A Study of Parks, Gardens, and Culture Institutes: A Report to the Carnegie Dunfermline Trust by Sir Patrick Geddes (1904). Original from the University of Michigan. Digitized August 2, 2007.

Remnants. 

From the back matter of City Development: A Study of Parks, Gardens, and Culture Institutes: A Report to the Carnegie Dunfermline Trust by Sir Patrick Geddes (1904). Original from the University of Michigan. Digitized August 2, 2007.