Bird, Elisha Brown
The Whitinsville Social Library
An engraved pictorial bookplate on light sepia paper with green ink for the Whitinsville Social Library. There's an image of the library, and above is their crest which states "The Whittinsville Social Library, Established Dec 17, 1844". On the bottom of the border it says "Edward Whitin Memorial Bookplate". Inside the border is filled with the ornate, calligraphic leaf pattern with the years 1844 and 1913 on either side.
Affixed on card stock
English and Latin
Date or Era
c. 20th Century
5.625 x 3.5 in.
Bookplate Collection Number
Bookplate Collection of Christine Price
Copley Library, University of San Diego
Image File Size
Image File Location
S:\Bookplates\Bird, Elisha Brown\TIF Images\BA070.tif
Special Collections, Copley Library, University of San Diego
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Digital USD Citation
"Bookplate of the building and "Edward Whitin Memorial Bookplate"" (2023). Bookplates by Elisha Brown Bird. Image 32.