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OK, I'll do it myself : narratives of intrepid women in the American wilderness : selections from the Caroline F. Schimmel Collection.

Author/Creator:
Schimmel, Caroline F., author.
Publication:
[Philadelphia, PA] : University of Pennsylvania Libraries Kislak Center, 2018.
Format/Description:
Book
[6], 7-93, [3] pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
Edition:
Second edition, revised.
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OK, I'll do it myself : narratives of intrepid women in the American wilderness : selections from the Caroline F. Schimmel Collection, New York.
Narratives of intrepid women in the American wilderness
Subjects:
Schimmel, Caroline F. -- Library -- Catalogs -- Exhibitions.
Women pioneers -- United States -- Manuscripts -- Exhibitions.
Women pioneers -- United States -- History -- Exhibitions.
Women's studies -- United States -- Manuscripts -- Exhibitions.
Manuscripts, American -- Exhibitions.
United States -- History -- Manuscripts -- Exhibitions.
Manuscripts, American.
Women pioneers.
Women's studies.
United States.
Form/Genre:
Exhibition catalogs.
History.
Manuscripts.
Exhibition catalogs.
Typefaces (Type evidence) -- Fournier
Typefaces (Type evidence) -- Surveyor
Place of Publication:
United States Pennsylvania Philadelphia.
Summary:
"An exhibition at the University of Pennsylvania Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts, August 23 Throught November 11, 2018"; title page verso.
Contents:
First Americans
Colonizers
Toughing it out
Nature
Popularizers.
Notes:
Copyright information as: "Copyright © Caroline F. Schimmel 2018"; title page verso.
Includes index.
"Photography by Robert Lorenzson. Set in Fournier and Surveyor types. Design by Jerry Kelly."; page [2], at end.
Local notes:
Kislak Center and LIBRA copies have accordion fold format postcard set with a selection of images from the 2018 exhibition. Postcard portfolio was co-winner of the 2019 Leab Exhibition Awards--Division Four (brochures).
Penn Provenance:
Schimmel, Caroline F. (donor)
Penn Chronology:
2018
Contributor:
Schimmel, Caroline F., author, donor.
Lorenzson, Robert, active 2018, photographer.
Kelly, Jerry, 1955- designer.
University of Pennsylvania. Libraries, issuing body.
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts (University of Pennsylvania), issuing body
Caroline F. Schimmel Fiction Collection of Women in the American Wilderness (University of Pennsylvania)
ISBN:
9780990448730
0990448738
OCLC:
1090287167