The hot reads in town this week are: a New York City Fire Department Scrapbook kept during the years 1906 to 1909; several Happy Days story paper issues featuring stories of escapes and rescues from burning buildings; a host of new materials from the Independence Seaport’s Barry-Hayes collection, and finally a colored lithograph from Philadelphia printers Packard and Butler, showing the burning of St. Xavier’s Church in Cincinnati, Ohio. Enjoy your digital reading, but remember to keep your passions in check least they kindle a fire!
Scrapbook, New York City Fire Department, Company 62.
American Catholic Historical Society
Burning of St. Xavier’s Church, Cincinnati, Ohio (Church Lithographs (Packard, Butler and Partridge Lithographs)
Dime Novel and Popular Literature
Good Stories (collection created, 1 item added)
Vickery’s Fireside Visitor (1 issue added)
People’s Home Journal (4 issues added)
LeBlanc Bibliography, Binder 5
The Spare Change Library podcast
Bride of the Tomb, Chapter 17
Independence Seaport Museum
Series XLVIII Job Somers (I) (29 item added)
Series XLIX Job Somers (II) (1 item added)
Series L John Somers (3 item added)
Joseph McGarrity Collection
The National Democrat (5 issues added, collection created)
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