Room 26 Cabinet of Curiosities

People of all nations

Posted in Beinecke Library, Shirley Collection by beineckepoetry on May 6, 2010

From: People of all nations : an useful toy for girl or boy. Philadelphia : Published by Jacob Johnson, No. 147, Market-street, 1807 (Whitehall [Pa.] : A. Dickinson)

Christmas in June

Posted in Beinecke Library, Shirley Collection by beineckepoetry on June 2, 2008

An illustrated writing sheet, printed in London,
filled out with an original Christmas poem
by a young girl named Rebecca Jane Mitchell in New York, 1807.