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Catalog Number 2011.036.101
Collection Crutchfield letters Collection
Description A handmade booklet belonging to William Crutchfield bound by a string that contains travel records and a list of his clothing. Pages 3-11 are blank. The cover was made from the cover of a book titled "To Accompany The Practical System of Modern Geography" written by J. Olney, A.M., which contained various maps of the world and various countries. The cover also depicts an illustrations of a horse-drawn carriage by a river with a steamboat and a city in the background and a few smaller images of scenery. William Crutchfield has signed the cover and has the date "1847" written on it.
Date 1842-1847
Extent of Description 4.25" x 6.25"; 12 pages
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Accession number 2011.036