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Guide to the Japanese matchbox label collection, circa 1910

Abstract

Collection comprises 400 Japanese matchbox labels, each approximately 3.5 x 5.5 cm., mounted ten to a page in a contemporary paper album and housed in a custom-made cloth box. The collector of the material is not identified.

Descriptive Summary

Collection Number
RL.00630
Title
Japanese matchbox label collection
Date
circa 1910
Extent
0.2 Linear Feet, 1 volume
Repository
David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
Language
Materials in Japanese

Collection Overview

Collection comprises 400 Japanese matchbox labels, each approximately 3.5 x 5.5 cm., mounted ten to a page in a contemporary paper album and housed in a custom-made cloth box. The collector of the material is not identified.

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warning Access Restrictions

Collection is open for research.

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Contents of the Collection

Subject Headings

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], in the Japanese matchbox label Collection, circa 1910, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.

Provenance

Purchase, 2008

Processing Information

Processed by: Alice Poffinberger, February 2010

Encoded by: Noah Huffman, February 2010

Accession(s) described in this finding aid: 2008-0253