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Catalog Number 1999.011.002
Object Name Album, Autograph
Scope & Content Small blue 6" X 4" cloth covered book with color pictures for each month of the year, spaced with blank pages for writting. Handwritten entries made throughout by family members and friends, of Washington, CT. Entries made range in date from 1884 to 1887. Some of the entries are addressed to "Flora". One entry includes a colored hand drawn picture of a man and woman, back to viewer, with the man pointing to a bird in the tree. Caption reads: B Murphy Woodbury Conn. Inscription in top right corner reads: Flora. listen to/the mocking/bird.

Pages are loose.
Physical characteristics
Title Autograph Album of Flora Rebecca Sackett
Collection Randall Collection
Source Randall, Jr., Edward V.