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2011.256.028

Core
Title: 
The Civil War Through the Camera, Part 1
Title (generic): 
Book
Accession No. : 
Description: 

This book describes the beginning of the Civil War in 1861. The different parts of the book are: Records of the War Between the States and Bull Run - The Volunteers Face Fire. There is a great emphasis on the statistics of the Civil War, the call for volunteers to fight at the beginning of the war, and the intricacies of the battle at Bull Run. There are many images of battlefields, forts, weapons, New York, public officials, soldiers, and camps.

Collection: 
Barry Flynn Essex Company Collection
Author: 
Elson, Henry W.
Publisher: 
Springfield: Patriot Publishing Co.
Date (created): 
1912
Date (coverage): 
1861
Format: 
10.5" x 7.75"
Language: 
English
Rights: 
This book is owned by the Lawrence History Center, but copyright may be held by another business or organization. Please contact the Center for more information.
Administrative
Location: 
2nd Floor Stacks - Library
Condition: 
Fair
Condition Notes: 

Some pages are falling out.

Display Value: 
Excellent
Cataloged By: 
Williams, Jenn
Cataloged On: 
Tue, 2012-02-21
Status: 
OK

1992.136.002

Core
Title: 
The Columbia Collection of Patriotic and Favorite Home Songs
Title (generic): 
Book
Accession No. : 
Alt ID: 
LCCN: unk84077977
Description: 

This book is filled with music sheets of different Patriotic and favorite home songs that can be played on a "piano solo and for mixed quartet". These music sheets contain no lyrics.

Author: 
Williams, Ernest S.
Publisher: 
Walter Jacobs
Format: 
p. cm.
Language: 
English
Rights: 
This book is owned by the Lawrence History Center, but copyright may be held by another business or organization. Please contact the Center for more information.
Administrative
Location: 
2nd Floor Stacks - Library
Condition: 
Fair
Condition Notes: 

Cover broke off.

Display Value: 
Fair
Cataloged By: 
Soto, Nashley
Cataloged On: 
Wed, 2011-11-09
Status: 
OK

1981.038.001

Core
Title: 
The Gold Star Record of Mass.
Subtitle: 
Report of the Commission on Mass.' Part in the World War
Title (generic): 
Book
Description: 

A log of those killed in action during the First World War. Gives a brief biography of each serviceman and woman.

publication place: Boston

Author: 
Putnam, Eben
Publisher: 
Comm. of Mass.
Date (created): 
1929
Format: 
10.5 x 7.5
Language: 
English
Administrative
Location: 
2nd Floor Stacks - Library
Condition: 
Poor
Cataloged By: 
Walsh, Tom
Cataloged On: 
Thu, 2009-04-30

1990.003.012

Core
Title (generic): 
Pin, Lapel
Description: 

A small metal pin painted with black. The pin is diamond shaped.
At the top point of the pin is a diamond.
Beneath the diamond is written - JUNIOR CONGREGATION.
Beneath the words is the symbol, the Star of David.
On the back of the object is a pin for attaching.

The pin was donated by Lawrencian, William Schwartz, and is part of a larger collection of donated items by Mr. Schwartz.
used: Junior members of the Jewish congregation in Lawrence

Date (coverage): 
1900
Format: 
length: 0.75 width: 0.5 material: Metal
Provenance: 

William Schwartz

Administrative
Condition: 
Good
Cataloged By: 
Brown, Barbara
Cataloged On: 
Wed, 2001-10-10

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