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Women authors, English -- History -- Sources

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:


 Collection — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197233289542]
Identifier: Vault MSS 388
Scope and Contents

Original pen and ink drawing, initialed, and dated 24 Feb. 1893. The item depicts a mother mouse holding a baby mouse with two other mice in a cradle. This is one of a set of six drawings intended to illustrate "There was an old woman who lived in a shoe," which was never published. It was later used in "Appley Dapply's Nursery Rhymes." It was also used in "The Tale of Two Bad Mice."

Dates: 1893 February 24

Joanna Southcott sealing document

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230343417]
Identifier: MSS 899
Scope and Contents

Handwritten certificate signed by Joseph Allman and Joanna Southcott. The item was also "sealed" with a red wax seal which meant that the holder would be among the 144,000 mentioned in the Book of Revelations who had a special calling at the return of Jesus Christ. The document states: "The sealed of the Lord the elect precious man's redemption to inherit the Tree of Life to be made heirs of God and joint heirs with Jesus Christ."

Dates: 1808