'A Calendar of Stray Thoughts,' ca. 1900

Contributed by Maine Historical Society

Description

Horace W. Shaylor of Portland illustrated this booklet of mottoes and quotations.

The booklet was to be issued in a series, one for each month of the year. It has a blank page opposite the illustrated date page.

This booklet is for January; it has 30 illustrated pages. The booklets cost 50 cents a copy, or three for a dollar.

Shaylor (1845-1925) created a system of handwriting and was an artist.

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About This Item

  • Title: 'A Calendar of Stray Thoughts,' ca. 1900
  • Creator: Shaylor, Horace W.
  • Creation Date: circa 1900
  • Subject Date: circa 1900
  • Media: ink on paper
  • Dimensions: 20.5 cm x 16 cm x 0.5 cm
  • Local Code: Coll. 2538, Box 1/7
  • Collection: Shaylor family collection
  • Object Type: Text and Image

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Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822 x219
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