Item: A rare, one of a kind, antique personal Autograph Album from the late 1800s.
Condition: Pre-owned and it's in good condition for it's age.
The binding is a little loose but the pages are intact.
Some if the inscriptions have light fading to them from being over 135 years old.
The album has a heavyweight brown paper book cover it. The front and back sides have folk art drawings on them.
This album belonged to Clara Osborne of Pitcairn, New York in St Lawrence County in Upstate NY.
She started it on May 24, 1884.
In it's pages, she has small personal notes written for her by her sisters and other friends and family.
It's a wonderful snapshot of personal communication and relationships in the late 1800s.
The album measures 3 1/4" x 5 1/2".
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