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Title Pressed botanicals album, 1855
Catalog Number 54.0.103
Object Name Album
Donor Found in Collection
Scope & Content Large blue album with swamp scene in gold on front cover. Flyleaf stamped, "PRIVATE LIBRARY S.A. SANGER Meyerhoeffer's Store, [Rockingham County] Virginia." Botanicals pressed inside. Annotated in ink with 1885 dates. From earlier inventory note: collection of wildflowers and flowers of various plants. It was probably done for a biology class project -- in 1885 (April and May, 1885).
Collection Reuel B. Pritchett Museum Collection
People Sanger, Samuel A.