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  • Description: hands
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    • Lectionary (Lectionarium). [leaf from Ege medieval manuscripts]

    • 1150
    • Fifty original leaves from medieval manuscripts: Western Europe XII-XVI century Ege Descriptions
    • A Lectionary contains selected readings from the Epistles and Gospels as well as the Acts of the Saints and the Lives of the Martyrs. These were read by the sub-deacon from a side pulpit. This practice necessitated that they be written in a...
    • Book of Hours (Horæ Beatæ Mariæ Virginis). [leaf from Ege medieval manuscripts]

    • 1500
    • Fifty original leaves from medieval manuscripts: Western Europe XII-XVI century Ege Descriptions
    • This beautiful manuscript leaf was written and illuminated about the year 1535 A.D. At this late date Books of Hours were also being printed in great numbers by such famous French printers as Vostre, de Colines, and Tory. These were elaborately...
    • The Odd-fellows' offering, for 1850 [binding]

    • 1850
    • Woman's Collection
    • Deep red (C13) morocco grain cloth; three women standing on pedestal within decorative archway, shaking hands within decorative border at foot, decorations in corners, all within triple rule outer borders, all in gilt; front cover repeated on back...
    • The history of little Jack [binding]

    • 1851
    • Lois Lenski Collection of Early American Children's Literature
    • Deep yellowish-brown paper over boards; frontispiece reproduced of baby in dress seated on chair with hands propped on table, lettered above and below, all within decorative border, all in black, green and red; advertisement on back cover in black;...
    • True politeness : a hand-book of etiquette for ladies [binding]

    • 1852
    • Woman's Collection
    • Dark grayish red (C20) straight grain morocco gran cloth; two women shaking hands with lettering below in gilt, decorative patterns in blind in corners, all within blindstamped double rule outer border; front cover repeated on back cover all...
    • The white veil : a bridal gift [binding]

    • 1854
    • Woman's Collection
    • Strong yellow green ribbed morocco grain cloth; cherub hammering chain on anvil with chain hands wrapped around within two lined ovals within oval art nouveau floral border, all within celtic design outer border with ornaments in corners in...
    • Ralph Rattler, or, The Mischief-maker [binding]

    • 1859
    • Early Juvenile Literature Collection
    • Vivid purplish-blue (C194) bead grain cloth; four children holding hands circling pole in center, within quintuple rule border with ornamental decorations in corners, all in blind; front cover repeated on back cover in blind; lettered banner, man...
    • Mrs. Jerningham's journal [binding]

    • 1876
    • Woman's Collection
    • Moderate reddish-brown (C43) fine diagonal rib cloth; cover divided in three vertical panels by black rules, upper and lower with gilt lettering, center with small gilt vignette of two male hands putting ring on female hand and quote ""with this...
    • Little journeys to the homes of famous women [binding]

    • 1897
    • Woman's Collection
    • Dark blue (C183)calico-texture cloth feather quill pen behind open book in center in gilt, on top of decorative leaf design blindstamped, four hands with index fingers pointing in blind, illuminated letter, lettering in gilt, all within decorative...
    • The story of little Jane and me [binding]

    • 1898
    • Early Juvenile Literature Collection
    • Yellowish-white (C92) cloth; central panel with two girls seated on bench and holding hands under tree in pale green, red, blue, yellow, brown, yellowish-brown, white and black, with black-outlined green lettering above and below; signed with...
    • [Letter from student about typhoid epidemic]

    • 1899-11-29
    • UA2.1 Charles Duncan McIver Records, 1855-1906
    • The first six pages of this document is the letter from Pearl Wyche to her mother about the typhoid crisis on the campus of the State Normal and Industrial College in 1899."" The second half is a letter from Pearl Wyche's half-niece, Alice (Poole)...
    • [Sadie Hanes in front of Brick Dormitory]

    • 1900
    • UA104 Photographic Prints Collection
    • A rear view of the Brick Building with the Well House seen on the right. Sadie Hanes, class of 1898, is posed in profile in front of it with her hands on her hips. This photo was a gift of the Alumnae Association.
    • Betty of old Mackinaw [binding]

    • 1901
    • Girls Books in Series Collection
    • Moderate yellow calico-texture cloth; girl in dress and pinafore holding two boys hands in red and black, green floret and lettering, all within black rule border; spine lettered in black.
    • Aunt Nabby's children [binding]

    • 1901
    • Girls Books in Series Collection
    • Moderate greenish-blue (C173)calico-texture cloth boy and two girls holding hands skipping down a hill, with trees and house in background in blue, red, white, black, and green, lettered in green and black, all within black rule border; spine...
    • Jessica's first prayer [binding]

    • 1903
    • Early Juvenile Literature Collection
    • Light orange smooth calico-texture cloth; three panels ruloed in red, ornamental borders, left and right panel have girls in opposite corners, left panel has girl in upper corner holding head in hands facing out, left panel has girl in lower corner...
    • Loyalty island [binding]

    • 1904
    • Girls Books in Series Collection
    • Grayish-yellow (C90)calico-texture cloth three panels ruled in black, central panel has frontispiece by Etheldred Barry reproduced of four children walking, one carrying doll, one carrying oars and basket and two holding hands in back, upper and...

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