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Commonplace Books, one more time
- To: BOOK_ARTS-L@LISTSERV.SYR.EDU
- Subject: Commonplace Books, one more time
- From: "Nancy H. Nitzberg" <NNitzberg@COMPUSERVE.COM>
- Date: Fri, 7 Aug 1998 10:52:15 -0400
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There is a commonplace book at Graeme Park, a Pennsylvania Historical and=
Museum Commission site. (The book there is called "The Willing Commonpla=
Book.") It was written in the 18th century by a woman who lived in the
restored house before and during the Revolutionary War era.
They have a wonderful curatorial staff and may have information on the
"genre" of commonplace books.
Contact: Steve Miller, Curator
859 County Line Road
Horsham, PA 19044
I hope the above info is helpful.