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Livy Carlton scrapbook

Livy Carlton scrapbook

Descriptive Summary

Title: Livy Carlton scrapbook
Creator: Carlton, Livy
Inclusive Dates: 1894-1897
Language(s): English
Extent: 1 folder(s) (1 scrapbook)
Collection Number: ms1277
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

Livy Carlton was the daughter of Hon. and Mrs. H. H. Carlton and later became the wife of Major George P. Butler. She died in 1917.

Scope and Content

A scrapbook signed on verso of front cover "Livy Carlton 'Cloverhurst'. Lucy Cobb Institute. 1894. Athens, Ga." This scrapbook essentially consists of cutouts of advertisements of the period with autograph verses of scripture relating to the pictures. There are also inserted several newspaper clippings and colorful advertising cards. Twelve leaves are filled with pasted-on items while other materials are inserted interlinearly on the blanks.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Livy Carlton scrapbook, ms 1277. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Advertising -- Georgia.
Advertising -- History -- 19th century.
Advertising cards.
Clippings (information artifacts)
Lucy Cobb Institute (Athens, Ga.) -- History--Sources
Print advertising.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Scrapbook, 1894-1897