Brockton Mass 1937 Unique 6th Grade class Claire Hammond Autograph photo BookBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, Early 20th Century Books, Americana, Autograph Books, New England, Massachusetts, ).
Published c. 1937, United States.1937 Sixth Grade class room photos and signatures from Brockton, Mass. It appears their teacher was Deltha MacLeod (?).
c. 100 pages. Hand written text in English. Approx 38 small original b&w photo portraits (mostly of children) affixed on pages with accompanying notes and signatures, numerous more pages with name signatures only.
A unique and one of a kind photo album for this classroom and these children and their teachers. Really sweet item, everyone so innocent with the future stretching before them. Priceless if one of your relatives is one of these children!
Publisher's cloth binding, oblong format, gilt title lettering, embossed ruled covers.
Book is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Book is not new or in "new" condition.
Binding gently age worn, mostly light or inoffensive signs of handling and time but nothing severe or unsightly, book remains overall attractive as an object.
Paper is gently toned, still clean, tight, sound internally.
Still attractive on the shelf. The book displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in overall nice antiquarian condition, any age flaws which may be present seem easy to overlook or forgive.
Please review photos for more detail showing how this book survives. The asking price reflects the condition based on our examination and 35+ years full time exposure to antiquarian books, maps and printed ephemera of all types and genres. Flaws seen and/ or described have been taken into account.
Book Measures c. 5 1/2" H x 6 1/4" W.