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pocket books (books)

Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

American Ladies Pocket Book

Identifier: HC.MC-975-11-053
Scope and Content note

This collection is comprised of the single volume, anonymous "American Ladies Pocket Book" for 1799. The small printed volume includes an almanac, lyrics to popular songs, dance steps, rules concerning dress and conversation, and short stories about various moral topics. Many of the entries in the blank pages of the pocket book record amounts paid for various dry goods, and are dated from 1815-1817.

Dates: 1799, 1815-1817