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Howes' model copy-book, or system of penmanship, containing fac-similes of the author's hand-writing, 1861, from the John D. Graham papers, 1799-1988, bulk 1890-1961

Howes' model copy-book, or system of penmanship, containing fac-similes of the author's hand-writing, 1861

Howes, B. G. (Benjamin George)

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Title: Howes' model copy-book, or system of penmanship, containing fac-similes of the author's hand-writing

Date: 1861

Physical Details: Book : 1 v. : ill. ; 21 x 22 cm

Description: Copy owned by "G. W. Humphrey" (inscribed on cover).

Contains printed instruction on good penmanship and blank pages for handwriting practice (several pages are filled with handwritten samples).

Creator: Howes, B. G. (Benjamin George)

Forms part of: John D. Graham papers, 1799-1988, bulk 1890-1961

Rights Statement: U.S. public domain

Citation: Howes' model copy-book, or system of penmanship, containing fac-similes of the author's hand-writing, 1861. John D. Graham papers, 1799-1988, bulk 1890-1961. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Digital ID: 17608