Eliza Cleaney Manuscript
Scope and Contents
A personal selection of verses written in the hand of Eliza Cleaney. The front cover displays a nice example of penmanship and includes the title, "Miss Eliza Cleaney's Book of written Poetry Selected by herself at New Richmond Female School, Sarah Anne Mollyneaux, Instructress, March 4th, 1828". Includes 17 poems selected by Eliza Cleaney, some attributed to various writers, and probably written as examples of penmanship.
- Cleaney, Eliza (Person)
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Language of Materials
An 1828 book of handwritten verses by a school girl, most likely done as an example of penmanship.
Method of Acquisition
Gift of Stuart Wright, August 1981.
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