Artist/Designer

Smith, Sidney Lawton

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Commissioned for

Bangor Public Library

Signed

Yes

Description

A pictorial bookplate in black ink on white paper features a female figure with a banner inscribed "labor", holding two shields with the "CITY OF BANGOR" and "BANGOR MECHANIC ASSOCIATION" seals. The bookplate is inscribed with "BANGOR PUBLIC LIBRARY ESTABLISHED A.D. 1883" and "FROM THE MECHANIC ASSOCIATION FUND," acknowledging the support from local labor organizations.

Condition

Affixed on card stock

Bookplate Function

Ownership

Object Type

Bookplate

Bookplate Type

Pictorial

Language

English

Date or Era

20th Century

Object Size

2.5 x 3.5 in

Bookplate Collection Number

BA1030

Subject

Bookplate designers

Subject

Bookplates--Specimens

Subject

Books—Owners’ marks

Part of

Bookplate Collection of Christine Price

Donor

Christine Price

Digital Publisher

Copley Library, University of San Diego

Date Digitized

2023-12-12

Image Format

image/tif

Image File Size

2439 KB

Image File Location

S:\Bookplates\Smith, Sidney Lawton\TIF Images\BA1030

Repository

Special Collections, Copley Library, University of San Diego

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