|Title||Children's drawing book (cover) |
|Author||The Coats Thread Company |
|Publisher Location||United States--Rhode Island--Pawtucket |
|Publication Date||ca. 1890 |
|Image Production Process||Relief prints|
|Notes||Illustrated with uncolored relief prints.|
A 19th century advertising booklet with designs over a grid to aid duplication.
The cover depicts drawing aids such as blocks, a pencil and eraser, a compass, a ruler, a penknife, and a drawing pad.
Printed on the cover: Presented by The Coats Thread Co., sole agents U.S. for J. & P. Coats' spool cotton. (American Works, Pawtucket, R.I.).
|Contextual Notes||The J.P. Coats Company was a premier manufacturer of sewing and embroidery threads. Founded in 1830, it began its local manufacture of thread in Rhode Island in 1869. |
|Subjects (LCSH)||Drawing -- Technique -- Juvenile literature; Drawing books -- Specimens |
|Digital Collection||Children's Historical Literature Collection |
|Digital ID Number||CHL0518 |
|Repository||University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections Division |
|Repository Collection||Children's Historical Literature Collection NC655.C45 1900 |
|Physical Description|| unnumbered p.: illustrated; 10.5 x 8 cm. |
|Digital Reproduction Information||Scanned from original book at 400-600 dpi in TIFF format using a ScanMaker 6800, resized and enhanced using Adobe Photoshop, and imported as JPEG2000 using Contentdm's software JPEG2000 Extension. 2008. |
|Exhibit Checklist||Exhibit checklist 15.8 |