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  • Date: on 1889
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    • [Correspondence from Joseph Jefferson to Madame Minnie Hauk Hesse-Wartegg]

    • 1882; 1883; 1884; 1885; 1886; 1887; 1888; 1889; 1890; 1891; 1892; 1893; 1894; 1895; 1896; 1897; 1898; 1899; 1900; 1901; 1902; 1903; 1904; 1905
    • MSS255 Robert C. Hansen Performing Arts Collection
    • Undated letter from American actor Joseph Jefferson (1829-1905) to Minnie Hauk Hesse-Wartegg (1851-1929). The letter is written on ribbed off-white 8'x10' stationery in black ink. Jefferson is complying to a request for an autograph and picture in...
    • A white umbrella in Mexico [binding]

    • 1889
    • Charles M. Adams American Trade Bindings Collection
    • Half yellowish-white (C92) cloth and tips, grayish blue (C186) paper sides; blue paper lettered in gilt with "A" reserved within gilt block; spine lettered in gilt; t.e.g., untrimmed. Unsigned, designed by Sarah Wyman Whitman.
    • Summer holidays : travelling notes in Europe [binding]

    • 1889
    • Charles M. Adams American Trade Bindings Collection
    • Grayish-yellow (C90)calico-texture cloth green vines enclosed by tan and brown thick rules interwoven in geometric patterns, gilt title in center panel; motif repeated on spine. Unsigned, designed by Alice Morse.
    • Just sixteen [binding]

    • 1889
    • Girls Books in Series Collection
    • Light olive brown (C94) diagonal fine rib cloth; floral design with lines going through lettering in gilt, lettered in gilt; flower, lettering, and rules on spine in gilt; medium gray coated endpapers. Unsigned, designed by Sarah Wyman Whitman.
    • A New England girlhood : outlined from memory [binding]

    • 1889
    • Woman's Collection
    • Dark blue (C183) cloth; ornate floral design in black, with two panels lettered in black and within black single rule borders; spine lettered in gilt. Unsigned, designed by Sarah Wyman Whitman.
    • Social life [binding]

    • 1889
    • Woman's Collection
    • Dark olive green (C126) very fine diagonal rib cloth; publisher's monogram within shield with American flag background in gilt, lettered in gilt; decorative floral design stamped on spine, letterd in gilt. Grayish-green endpapers.
    • Prisoners of poverty abroad [binding]

    • 1889
    • Woman's Collection
    • Dark yellowish-brown very fine diagonal rib cloth; chain link pattern at head with two rules on top and bottom in gilt, lettered and ruled below in red; motif repeated on spine in gilt, lettered in gilt. Patterned leaf design endpapers in...
    • Daughters of America, or, Women of the century [binding]

    • 1889
    • Woman's Collection
    • Brownish-olive pebble grain cloth; central lettered panel with gilt background in center, portrait of Martha Washington below with gilt background, cherry blossom and cob web design within five rule border, lettering and floret, all in black and;...
    • Jupiter lights : a novel [binding]

    • 1889
    • Woman's Collection
    • Moderate yellowish-brown very fine diagonal rib cloth; lettered banner with floral and leaf design back ground within five rules, all in dark green, black and moderate yellowish-brown, all within double blindstamped ruled outer border; motif...
    • Betty Leicester : a story for girls [binding]

    • 1889
    • Woman's Collection
    • Moderate yellow-green fine vertical rib cloth; gilt stylized flower and lettering, signed "SW" within heart, i.e. Sarah Wyman Whitman; motif repeated on spine; t.e.g., untrimmed.
    • First steps in North Carolina history [binding]

    • 1889
    • Woman's Collection
    • Moderate reddish-brown (C43) very fine diagonal rib cloth; three lettered panels with decorative designs in corners and rules on central panels, within double ruled outer border, all in black; front cover repeated on back cover in black; motif...
    • History of the United States in words of one syllable [binding]

    • 1889
    • Woman's Collection
    • Yellowish-green very fine diagonal rib cloth; woman holding shield with eagle and American flag design and spear in black surrounded by panel of leaves in silver, black banner with lettering in reserved yellowish-green and lettering in black,...
    • A hardy Norseman : a novel [binding]

    • 1889
    • Woman's Collection
    • Dark grayish-yellowish-green very fine diagonal rib cloth; lettering in centeral within decorative panel, floral garland at head and foot, all in black and gilt; garland, lettering and decorative lines and designs on spine in black and gilt....
    • The Birds' Christmas Carol [binding]

    • 1889
    • Early Juvenile Literature Collection
    • Quarter bound in yellowish-white calico-texture cloth with pale green paper over boards covers; illustration of seated girl with crutches in background and flowers and books on side table (reproduction of illustration on p. 27), holly leaves...
    • A summer in a canon : a California story [binding]

    • 1889
    • Early Juvenile Literature Collection
    • Grayish-yellowish-green smooth calico-texture cloth; mountains, cacti, rocks and trees at head, camp fire with pot in center, lettered above and below, all in black and gilt; cacti, lettering and rules on spine in black and gilt. Dark bluish-gray...
    • Sara Crewe, or, What happened at Miss Minchin's [binding]

    • 1889
    • Early Juvenile Literature Collection
    • Grayish-blue (C186) smooth calico-texture cloth; vignette of person sitting in front of stove, within shield border with lettered banner to side, lettering below, vegetable and leaf decoration below with ornaments all over, all in black, red and...
    • The story of Patsy [binding]

    • 1889
    • Early Juvenile Literature Collection
    • Moderate bluish-green (C164)calico-texture cloth frontispiece reproduced of two seated children cuddled up looking at paper, paper at feet, lettered at head and foot, vertical rule to left, all in black; lettering and two dots on spine in black.
    • [Greensboro Female College catalog, 1889-90]

    • 1889
    • Guilford Vertical Files (Greensboro Public Library)
    • An early catalog from Greensboro College that acknowledges faculty, staff, stockholders, plus all undergraduate and specialist degree students that were enrolled at the time.


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