December 10, 2012

A library paper punch adds stars to illustrated constellations.

From Salt-water Poems and Ballads by John Masefiel (1916). Original from Harvard University. Digitized March 27, 2006.

December 10, 2012

Hybrid star charts (plates left folded).

From p. 202 of The Friendly Stars by Martha Evans Martin (1909). Original from Harvard University. Digitized March 24, 2008.

August 16, 2011
Purple and white card folder, with handwritten and stamped numbers, and two different kind of star stamps (good job, elementary-schoolers!); printed statement (“Non-circulating book”) contradicted by digitization and subsequent digital distribution.
From back matter of Executive Documents Printed by Order of the House of Representatives at the First Session of the Twenty-Second Congress … in 7 Volumes, v.3 (1832). [Here]

Purple and white card folder, with handwritten and stamped numbers, and two different kind of star stamps (good job, elementary-schoolers!); printed statement (“Non-circulating book”) contradicted by digitization and subsequent digital distribution.

From back matter of Executive Documents Printed by Order of the House of Representatives at the First Session of the Twenty-Second Congress … in 7 Volumes, v.3 (1832). [Here]