Autograph Book belonging to Hattie Downie, a student at the Detroit College of Commerce.

Detroit, 1885-1891. Item #96-7046

Oblong 5 x 8, decorative gilt-stamped covers, unpaginated. Covers well worn, soiled, stained, extremities and corners worn, spine tips bumped & part of fabric worn away, slight musty smell, loose signatures, small tears, text block cracked. The usual kind of silly/friendly/uplifiting, etc. messages from friends, family and classmates. "My ink is pale, My love for you will never fail." There is a particularly nice drawing done by Emma Harrington of two young girls in the Kate Greenaway style. A sentimental look at a bygone time period.

Price: $25.00

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