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Scrapbooks

The library houses a wonderful array of scrapbooks ranging from children's handstitched volumes from the Victorian era through to comprehensive cuttings books on the plays of Shakespeare.

Christmas card album cover

Victorian Scrapbooks Gallery

A gallery showcasing the different styles of Victorian scrapbooks found in the Early and Fine Printing Collection.  
Cover of a child's scrapbook created in the late nineteenth century

Parker Family Scrapbook

A scrapbook of Christmas and other greetings cards collected by one of the children of the Parker Family of Tickenhill Manor c1870-1900.
Victorian scrapbook page featuring Valentine, New Year and Christmas cards

More information about Victorian Scrapbooks

The popularity of compiling scrapbooks reached its peak in the second half of the nineteenth century with the advent of commercial colour printing.

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Library of Cultures Exhibition

Fri 25 April 2014, 8:00am

Cultural Engagement

Cultural Engagement Conference

Sat 26 April 2014, 10:00am

Easter Bunny

April Film Club: Bunny Picnic, Games and Cartoon Fun

Sun 27 April 2014, 12:00pm

Business meeting

World Intellectual Property Day

Mon 28 April 2014, 10:00am

Dozens and Trails app

Dozens & Trails mobile app

Our mobile app is free to download. You can now buy stunning prints from the Library’s collections from the app.