Printed handkerchief iIlustrated with a central reproduction of a drawing of a working paper mill, surrounded by 12 smaller panels representing aspects of the paper trade and commerce. Images surrounded by a border of small repeating flowers. Three edges hand hemmed. Likely produced as a keepsake or...

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Bibliographic Details
Format: Photo Physical Object
Published: [United States?] : [publisher not identified], [between 1850 and 1855?]
Table of Contents:
  • Paper mill
  • Collecting rags
  • Writing and drawing lesson
  • Writing natural history
  • Public reading room
  • Cards. Puzzle. Hat-boxes. Toys
  • Balloon. Kite. Cardboard balconies
  • Collecting old paper
  • Curling the hair
  • Bill discounter
  • Library
  • Paper-hangings. Fire-screen
  • Music paper. Paper & envelopes. Shade. Day-books. Paper bags. Portfolio. Books.