The Home Guide Scrapbook

Accession Number: SC U:111
Location: RB-M
Dates: 1872-1935
Size: 1 slim Hollinger; 0.15 cubic feet
Creator/Collector:

Louisa Oppermann, Louise Oppermann, Linda Oppermann, Carrie

Horstmann, and Minnie Horstmann,

Acquisition info: Donated by Nadine M. Rippe, November 2009
Accruals: No accruals expected
Custodial history: Unknown
Language: English
Processed by: Melissa Miller, February 2018
Conservation notes: Scrapbook remains intact; loose items placed in acid-free folders
Scope and Content: The collection contains a scrapbook, entitled The Home Guide, which houses a variety of homemade textile samples. Family papers included in the collection indicate that someone from the Horstmann family of St. Louis compiled the scrapbook.
Arrangement: Organized topically with scrapbook located in the back of collection
Restrictions: No restrictions
Remarks: No remarks

The Home Guide Scrapbook
1872-1935
1 slim Hollinger; 0.15 cubic feet

Box/Folder Description
1/1 Finding Aid
1/2 Horstmann Family Information

-Cemetery plot documentation photocopies; 1872-1934 (6)

-Family trees (3)

-Marriage certificate photocopy; 1892

-Photographs (5)

1/3 Scrapbook Contents

-Brainerd & Armstrong Spool Silk Co. catalogue

-Embroidery diagrams, illustrations, and instructions (26)

-Knitting and embroidery patterns; 1935 (10)

1/- Scrapbook
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