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The homestead on the hillside / by Mary J. Holmes.

Author/Creator:
Holmes, Mary Jane, 1825-1907.
Publication:
Chicago : M.A. Donohue and Co., [between 1917 and 1921]
Format/Description:
Book
255 p. ; 17 cm.
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Form/Genre:
Advertisements -- Illinois -- Chicago -- 20th century.
Publishers' advertisements -- Illinois -- Chicago -- 20th century.
Place of Publication:
United States Illinois Chicago.
Contents:
The homestead on the hillside
The Thanksgiving party and its consequences
The old red house among the mountains
Glen's Creek
The gable-roofed house at Snowdon
Rice Corner.
Notes:
Publisher's advertisements on front and back flaps of dust jacket. Front flap advertisement gives "701-727 S. Dearborn St." as the publisher's address, which it occupied 1910/11-1916; back flap advertisement gives publisher's address as "701-733 S. Dearborn St." which it occupied beginning in 1917. Cf. The Lucile project.
Terminus ante quem for imprint date from ms. gift inscription dated 25 December 1921 on front free endpaper.
Advertisement for Murine Eye Remedy Co. (at Michigan Avenue and Randolph Street, which premises it occupied until mid-1914) on t.p. verso.
Local notes:
Schimmel Collection copy presented to the Penn Libraries in 2014 by Caroline F. Schimmel.
Schimmel Collection copy has dated 20th-century ms. inscription recording the gift of this volume on 25 December 1921 to Grace Marion Grubbs (1907-1924) of Decatur, Ill., from her father William Marion Grubbs (1884-1953) and mother Clara Charlotte Grubbs (née Pigorsch; 1888-1963) in pencil on front free endpaper.
Schimmel Collection copy: dust jacket retained.
Penn Provenance:
Schimmel, Caroline F. (donor) (Schimmel Collection copy)
Grubbs, Grace Marion (inscription) (Schimmel Collection copy)
Grubbs, William Marion (inscription) (Schimmel Collection copy)
Grubbs, Clara Charlotte (inscription) (Schimmel Collection copy)
Penn Chronology:
1917-1921 (between)
Contributor:
Caroline F. Schimmel Fiction Collection of Women in the American Wilderness (University of Pennsylvania)
OCLC:
954274807