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From the Archives: Muriel Gerrard's scrapbook

Muriel Gerrard Scrapbook

Creator: Muriel Gerrard

Creation date(s): 1891

Genre: Traditional scrapbook

Physical description: 1 volume (unpaginated) ; 19 x 25 x 1.5 cm

Description: This child’s scrapbook, compiled in England, includes greeting cards, costume cut-outs, newspaper clippings, a variety of coloured paper cut-outs, and some chromolithography die-cuts. The scrapbook itself is a repurposed copy of F. Edward Hulme’s Flower Painting in Water Colours, which was given to Gerrard by her mother in 1891.

Part of: Muriel Gerrard fonds (SC236)

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