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M-555 Ettman, Mrs. Henry L. Scrapbook of 19th-Century Celebrities

ABSTRACT: Scrapbook of images of 19th-century celebrities.

SCOPE: This scrapbook, dated July 1, 1897, was created by Mrs. Henry L. Ettman of St. Louis, Missouri. The book contains images of popular 19th-century celebrities, including musicians, actors, and political figures. Individuals like John Philip Sousa, Joseph Jefferson, Félix Faure, Queen Victoria, and Lord Byron are featured. A few pages include cartoons and newspaper clippings.

EXTENT: Approximately 48 pages.

ACCESS: Due to the fragile nature of this collection, physical access may be restricted. Please contact the library for further information. Information on conducting research with the archival collections of the Library, including current building hours and reading room policies, can be found on our Research page. The St. Louis Mercantile Library is located on levels one and two of the Thomas Jefferson Library building on the University of Missouri-St. Louis’ north campus.

PREFERRED CITATION: The preferred citation for this collection is “From the Special Collections of the St. Louis Mercantile Library at the University of Missouri – St. Louis."