The Daily Scrapbook: Blog Archive


TITLE PLACE YEAR POSTED
Johnson II Waterbury, CT ca. 1940s 02.25.09
A Tale of Two Eddies Bristol, Tennessee 1954 11.10.08
A Tale of Two Eddies Bristol, Tennessee 1954 05.26.09
Agnes Medll Wilmington, DE 1918-1922 11.26.08
Agnes Medll Wilmington, DE 1918-1922 08.04.09
Alice Margaret Sweemer Milwaukee, WI 1913 11.20.08
Alice Margaret Sweemer Milwaukee, WI 1913 06.18.09
All About You Place Unknown Date Unknown 12.02.08
All About You Place Unknown Date Unknown 06.29.09
All About You Place Unknown Date Unknown 07.13.09
Alma Mater Days Designed and Illustrated by Harry B. Matthews New York, NY 1907 02.09.09
Anne Sexton Virginia Beach, VA 1948 02.12.09
Annie Grace Clark Dunnsville, VA ca. 1880 01.28.09
Annie Grace Clark II Dunnsville, VA ca. 1880 02.10.09
Anonymous Kansas City, MO 1915 12.03.08
Anonymous Kansas City, MO 1915 07.27.09
Baby Grows in Age and Grace Place Unknown 1951 11.14.08
Baby Grows in Age and Grace Unknown 1951 05.21.09
Baby is Born Unknown 1915 05.20.09
Baby's Kingdom Unknown 1895 05.12.09
Baby's Memory Book Unknown 1945 05.13.09
Babyhood Days Unknown 1915 05.19.09
Barbra Levine Unknown Place 1928 02.03.09
Berta Ruck London, Vienna & Wales 1928 10.23.08
Berta Ruck London, Vienna & Wales 1928 04.27.09
Berta Ruck II London, Vienna & Wales 1928 02.24.09
Berta Ruck II London, Vienna & Wales 1928 09.16.09
Bessie Jarman Place Unknown 1920 10.29.08
Bessie Jarman Place Unknown 1920 04.30.09
Blanche Kalfus Cincinnati, OH 1925 09.29.08
Blanche Kalfus Cincinnati, OH 1925 04.13.09
Blanche Kalfus II Cincinnati, OH 1925 08.06.09
Brian Coffey Various Locations Date Unknown 11.17.08
Brian Coffey Various Locations Date Unknown 06.15.09
Camp Fire Girls Lenape, NJ 1915 03.02.09
Candy Jernigan Place Unknown ca. 1980s 08.05.09
Candy Jernigan II Place Unknown ca. 1980s 03.04.09
Carl Van Vechten Unknown Place ca. 1950s 01.23.09
Casket “Joke” Book Spokane, WA Date Unknown 10.30.08
Casket “Joke” Book Spokane, WA Date Unknown 05.01.09
Christine Dobbs Marietta, GA 1916 09.14.09
Christine Dobbs II Marietta, GA 1916 08.07.09
Christine Dobbs III Marietta, GA 1916 02.20.09
Confession Book Place Unknown ca. 1880 09.18.09
Dan Eldon Place Unknown Date Unknown 11.12.08
Dan Eldon Place Unknown Date Unknown 05.28.09
Dan Eldon II Place Unknown Date Unknown 01.15.09
Dee’s Blessed Event Scrapbook Givens and Co. 1942 12.12.08
Dorothy Abraham Pittsburgh, PA 1927 09.12.08
Dorothy Abraham Pittsburgh, PA 1927 04.01.09
Dorothy Abraham II Pittsburgh, PA 1927 01.29.09
Dorothy Abraham II Pittsburgh, PA 1927 02.17.09
Dr. Rodolfo Acena Seattle, WA 1930 09.25.08
Dr. Rodolfo Acena Seattle, WA 1930 12.18.08
Dr. Rodolfo Acena II Seattle, WA 1930 04.15.09
Dr. Rodolfo Acena III Seattle, WA 1930 09.15.09
Edith DuTeau Los Angeles, CA 1923 10.27.08
Edith DuTeau Los Angeles, CA 1923 12.19.08
Edith DuTeau Los Angeles, CA 1923 05.05.09
Edna Elizabeth Piglow Place Unknown 1932 09.15.08
Edna Elizabeth Piglow Place Unknown 1932 04.02.09
Edna Elizabeth Piglow Place Unknown 1932 04.08.09
Elinor Moses Los Angeles, CA 1922 10.22.08
Elinor Moses II Los Angeles, CA 1922 01.06.09
Elinor Moses II Los Angeles, CA 1922 04.24.09
Elizabeth Bailey New Milford, CT 1906 09.08.09
Elizabeth Bailey II New Milford, CT 1906 09.23.09
Elizabeth E. Morton Chester, CT 1862 02.04.09
Elizabeth E. Morton II Chester, CT 1862 02.11.09
Elizabeth Hildreth Auburndale, MA 1914 09.10.08
Elizabeth Hildreth Auburndale, MA 1914 03.30.09
Elizabeth Hildreth II Auburndale, MA 1914 09.22.09
Ellen Amelia Row Indiana, PA 1912 10.17.08
Ellen Amelia Row Indiana, PA 1912 04.21.09
Ellen Amelia Row II Indiana, PA 1912 09.21.09
Ellen Donovan Liberty, MO 1920 09.30.08
Ellen Donovan Liberty, MO 1920 04.14.09
Ellen Donovan II Liberty, MO 1920 09.24.09
Elma Reynolds Quarryville, PA 1922 09.24.08
Elma Reynolds Quarryville, PA 1922 04.09.09
Evelyn Mahr Kansas City, MO 1922 09.09.09
Fitzgerald Baby Book St. Louis, MO ca. 1890s 02.26.09
Francis “Pop” Johnson Waterbury, CT ca. 1940s 03.23.09
Francis “Pop” Johnson Waterbury, CT ca. 1940s 09.30.09
Frederick Nixon-Nirdlinger Philadelphia, PA 1909 10.28.08
Frederick Nixon-Nirdlinger Philadelphia, PA 1909 04.29.09
Frederick Nixon-Nirdlinger II Philadelphia, PA 1909 02.23.09
Grace Lloyd Walsh Wilmington, DE 1913 10.15.08
Grace Lloyd Walsh Wilmington, DE 1913 04.17.09
Harkness Family Wine Book Germany ca. 1970's 10.02.09
Harn Cincinnati, OH 1920s 12.04.08
Harry Wolfson Cambridge, MA 1913 11.07.08
Harry Wolfson Cambridge, MA 1913 05.25.09
Harry Wolfson II Scranton, PA Unknown 01.22.09
Hilda Doolittle Place Unknown Date Unknown 12.17.08
Hilda Doolittle Place Unknown Date Unknown 07.28.09
Hilda Goller Amherst, MA 1923 12.15.08
Hilda Goller II Amherst, MA 1923 02.13.09
Him Books Place Unknown ca. 1940s 11.19.08
Him Books Place Unknown ca. 1940s 06.17.09
J Phillips Williams Place Unknown 2005 08.11.09
J Phillips Williams Place Unknown 2005 08.12.09
J Phillips Williams Place Unknown 2005 08.13.09
J Phillips Williams Place Unknown 2005 08.14.09
J Phillips Williams Place Unknown 2005 08.17.09
J Phillips Williams Place Unknown 2005 08.18.09
J Phillips Williams Place Unknown 2005 08.19.09
J Phillips Williams Place Unknown 2005 08.20.09
J Phillips Williams Place Unknown 2005 08.21.09
J Phillips Williams Place Unknown 2005 08.24.09
J Phillips Williams Place Unknown 2005 08.25.09
J Phillips Williams Place Unknown 2005 08.26.09
Jane Collom-Brakhage Rollinsville, CO ca. 1960s 07.30.09
Jeanne Thomson Skowhegan, ME 1923 11.06.08
Jeanne Thomson Skowhegan, ME 1923 05.22.09
Jessica Helfand Eugenia Hills, Italy 2008 07.14.09
Jessica Helfand II Padua, Italy 2008 07.15.09
Jessica Helfand III Venice, Italy 2008 07.16.09
Jessica Helfand IV Los Angeles, CA 2008 07.17.09
Jessica Helfand V Porto, Portugal 2008 07.20.09
Jessica Helfand VI Venice, Italy 2008 07.21.09
Jessie Pershing Toledo, OH 1917 02.27.09
Jessie Southard Parker Belmont, MA ca. 1900 10.07.08
Jessie Southard Parker Belmont, MA Ca. 1900 09.07.09
Katherine Minehart Germantown, PA 1932 10.16.08
Katherine Minehart Germantown, PA 1932 04.20.09
Kitty Baker Norfolk, VA 1915 09.23.08
Kitty Baker II Norfolk VA 1915 01.08.09
Kitty Baker III Norfolk, VA 1915 02.19.09
Kitty Baker IV Norfolk, VA 1915 04.16.09
Lawrence Metzger Miami, OK 1925 09.10.09
Leona Drachenberg Chicago, IL 1929 02.02.09
Lillian Hellman Place Unknown 1944 07.29.09
Lillie Marsh Pioneer, OH 1888 09.17.08
Lillie Marsh Pioneer, OH 1888 04.06.09
Lolita Woodward Chicago, IL 1922 10.06.08
Lolita Woodward II Chicago, IL ca. 1922 09.04.09
Lucile Ball Bridgeton, MO 1926 11.04.08
Lucile Ball Bridgeton, MO 1926 05.07.09
Lydia Blanchard Natchitoches, LA 1922 10.21.08
Lydia Blanchard Natchitoches, LA 1922 08.10.09
Lydia Blanchard II Natchitoches, LA 1922 01.30.09
Lydia Blanchard III Natchitoches, LA 1922 02.16.09
Mary Schultz Place Unknown 1923 09.16.08
Mary Schultz Place Unknown 1923 04.03.09
Marybelle Harn Cincinnati, OH 1875 12.16.08
Marybelle Harn Cincinnati, OH 1875 06.30.09
Memory Books Part III Place Unknown 1910 02.06.09
Memory Books, Part I Place Unknown 1914 12.10.08
Memory Books, Part II Place Unknown 1950 12.11.08
Minnie Reed Philadelphia, PA 1919 11.11.08
Minnie Reed Philadelphia, PA 1919 05.27.09
Molley Kelley Briarcliff Manor, NY 1927 11.13.08
Molley Kelley Briarcliff Manor, NY 1927 03.25.09
Molley Kelley Briarcliff Manor, NY 1927 10.01.09
Mother Stork's Baby Book Unknown 1904 05.14.09
My Graduation Quarryville, PA 1959 11.24.08
My Graduation Quarryville, PA 1959 06.22.09
My Naughty-Graphs Place Unknown 1944 12.08.08
My Naughty-Graphs Place Unknown 1944 07.02.09
My Scrapbook of Stars Place Unknown 1937 11.18.08
My Scrapbook of Stars Place Unknown 1937 06.16.09
My Scrapbook of Stars II Place Unknown 1937 01.09.09
My Soldier Port Clinton, OH 1917 12.09.08
My Soldier Port Clinton, OH 1917 07.03.09
Obituary Book Ohio 1864 10.31.08
Obituary Book Ohio 1864 05.04.09
Our Baby’s First Seven Years Unknown Place 1941 09.11.09
Our Scrapbook Unknown 1943 06.08.09
Our Scrapbook II Unknown 1943 06.09.09
Our Scrapbook III Unknown 1943 06.10.09
Our Scrapbook IV Unknown 1943 06.11.09
Our Scrapbook V Unknown 1943 06.12.09
Our Yesterdays Place Unknown 1941 10.20.08
Our Yesterdays Place Unknown 1941 04.22.09
Peter and Polly Book Place Unknown ca. 1890 09.19.08
Radioland Place Unknown ca. 1930 09.22.08
Radioland Place Unknown ca. 1930 04.08.09
Rome Book Rome, Italy ca. 1980s 07.06.09
Rome Book II Rome, Italy ca. 1980s 07.07.09
Rome Book III Rome, Italy ca. 1980s 07.08.09
Rome Book IV Rome, Italy ca. 1980s 07.09.09
Rome Book V Rome, Italy ca. 1980s 07.10.09
Ruby Sutterfield St. Louis, MO 1928 09.18.08
Ruby Sutterfield St. Louis, MO 1928 04.07.09
Ruby Sutterfield II St. Louis, MO 1928 03.05.09
Saul Steinberg Place Unknown 1953 03.06.09
School Belles Unknown Place 1925 01.21.09
Scrapbook Houses Place Unknown ca. 1880s 01.05.09
Stunt Books Various locations 1918 11.27.08
Stunt Books Various locations 1918 03.20.09
Stunt Books Various locations 1918 09.28.09
Tailoring of the Better Class Chicago, IL 1921 06.01.09
Tailoring of the Better Class II Chicago, IL 1921 06.02.09
Tailoring of the Better Class III Chicago, IL 1921 06.03.09
Tailoring of the Better Class IV Chicago, IL 1921 06.04.09
Tailoring of the Better Class V Chicago, IL 1921 06.05.09
Teresa Vielé New York, NY 1870 04.10.09
Teresa Vielé New York, NY 1870 09.26.08
Thérése Mouyard II France 1936 09.17.09
Thérèse Mouyard France 1936 03.31.09
Thérèse Mouyard France 1936 09.11.08
The Animal Rainy Day Scrap Book Unknown 1900 01.27.09
The Book of Baby Mine Various Locations 1940 11.28.08
The Book of Baby Mine Unknown 1940 05.18.09
The Delineator Place Unknown ca. 1930 09.01.09
The Dietary Adventures of Anabil Lee Place Unknown 1920s 11.25.08
The Dietary Adventures of Anabil Lee Place Unknown 1920s 06.23.09
The Greatest Mother in the World Unknown 1918 01.26.09
The Greatest Mother in the World Unknown 1918 05.11.09
The Harvard Pugilists Place Unknown ca. 1900's 09.29.09
The Log ‘o’ Life Book Place Unknown 1939 10.24.08
The Log ‘o’ Life Book Place Unknown 1939 04.28.09
The Modern Baby Book Unknown 1929 05.15.09
The Rebekah Assembly Place Unknown ca. 1900 11.05.08
The Rebekah Assembly Place Unknown ca. 1900 05.08.09
The Snip N' Tuck Place Unknown ca. 1940s 06.19.09
The Snip N’ Tuck Unknown ca. 1940s 11.21.08
Verna Leonard Hyannis, MA 1931 08.03.09
Verna Leonard Hyannis, MA 1931 11.03.08
Verna Leonard Christmas Pages Hyannis, MA 1931 12.22.08
Verna Leonard Christmas Pages III Hyannis, MA 1931 12.24.08
Verna Leonard Christmas Pages IV Hyannis, MA 1931 12.25.08
Verna Leonard Christmas Pages IX Hyannis, MA 1931 01.01.09
Verna Leonard Christmas Pages V Hyannis, MA 1931 12.26.08
Verna Leonard Christmas Pages VI Hyannis, MA 1931 12.29.08
Verna Leonard Christmas Pages VII Hyannis, MA 1931 12.30.08
Verna Leonard Christmas Pages VIII Hyannis, MA 1931 12.31.08
Verna Leonard Christmas Pages X Hyannis, MA 1931 01.02.09
Verna Leonard II Hyannis, MA 1931 09.02.09
Victorian Blood Book England 1854 03.03.09
Weekend at the Cottage Grand Rapids, MI 1929 09.03.09
Weekend at the Cottage II Grand Rapids, MI 1929 09.25.09
World War II Army Scrapbooks Various Locations 1940 12.01.08
World War II Army Scrapbooks Various Locations 1940 06.26.09
Zelda Fitzgerald Scrapbook Auburn, AL 1919 12.05.08
Zelda Fitzgerald Scrapbook Auburn, AL 1919 07.01.09

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