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Jacobs, Eleanor Peale, 1805-1877


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Eleanor Peale Jacobs commonplace book

Identifier: MSS 0093-Item 0064

This mid-nineteenth-century American commonplace book was created by Eleanor Peale Jacobs (1805-1877) of Philadelphia and New York, with contributions from various friends and members of the artistic Peale family, who copied extracts of poetry and prose throughout. The volume also contains calligraphic writing and several ink and watercolor illustrations.

Dates: approximately 1820 to 1860