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Library Co. of Phila.
“By A Lady”: American Women Poets of the 18th and 19th Centuries: Exhibition Catalogue
Denise M. Larrabee (au)
Catalogue of an Exhibition held March 4 to May 27, 1988, at The Library Company of Philadelphia. It explores the work of five American women poets who are rarely studied despite their talent, the amount of poetry they produced, & their depiction of American culture & history. With their surviving books & manuscripts in the Library Company’s collection, this exhibition begins to answer some significant questions concerning the influence on these women & their influence on each other & American literature in general. They include: Susanna Wright (1697-1784); Hannah Griffitts (1727-1817); Elizabeth Graeme Ferguson (1737-1801); Phillis Wheatley (ca. 1754-1784); & Anne Hampton Brewster (1819-1892).
Jennings’ Philadelphia: The Life of Philadelphia Photographer William Nicholson Jennings (1860-1946)
Novae Sveciae Seu Pensylvaniae in America Descriptio.
China On Our Shelves: An Exhibition of Books about China acquired by the Library Company of Philadelphia mostly before and during the Heyday of the American China Trade, 1784-1840
Bibliothesauri: or, Jewels from the Shelves of the Library Company of Philadelphia.
Legacy in Light: Photographic Treasures from Philadelphia Area Public Collections
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