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Edward Du Bois Flint scrapbook album on "The Garden Patch", 1913-1921.
BANC MSS 2012/174 v.1
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Title:

Edward Du Bois Flint scrapbook album on "The Garden Patch", 1913-1921
Garden patch

Creator/Contributor:

Flint, Edward Du Bois., creator

Creator/Contributor:

London, Jack, 1876-1916, correspondent.

Creator/Contributor:

Burbank, Luther, 1849-1926, correspondent.

Creator/Contributor:

Markham, Edwin, 1852-1940

Creator/Contributor:

Shearer, Ethel, binder.

Abstract:

Custom made scrapbook (58 p.) containing a collection of newspaper clippings, book reviews, poems, correspondence and typed notes mostly related to the publication and promotion of a book on vegetable gardening in California written by Edward Du Bois Flint titled, "The Garden Patch." Correspondence includes notes from Jack London on his Glen Elen, Sonoma letterhead (August 3,1914), Luther Burbank on his personal letterhead (January 18, 1913), and numerous others. One page of the volume has an original four line poem, penned, signed, and dated on the page itself by Edwin Markham in April, 1921, titled "The Praise of Poverty", with an additional two line verse underneath it about Flint that is initialed by Markham. Also includes some materials unrelated to the book including clippings of newspaper articles that Flint wrote on other topics.

Date:

1913 (issued)

Subject:

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Flint, Edward Du Bois
Flint, Edward Du Bois -- Correspondence
London, Jack -- 1876-1916 -- Correspondence
Burbank, Luther -- 1849-1926 -- Correspondence
Vegetable gardening -- Books and reading -- California
Vegetable gardening -- California -- Book reviews
Books -- Reviews

Note:

Edward Du Bois Flint scrapbook album on "The Garden Patch", 1913-1921, BANC MSS 2012/174, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
Purchase; from John Windle; 20120713.
In English.

Type:

Scrapbooks.
Poems.
Letterheads.
Clippings.

Physical Description:

print
1 volume ; 27 x 24 cm.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS 2012/174 v.1

Origin:

California