Title: American homes and gardens
Year: 1905 (1900s)
Subjects: Architecture, Domestic Landscape gardening
Publisher: New York : Munn and Co
Contributing Library: Smithsonian Libraries
Digitizing Sponsor: Biodiversity Heritage Library
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of American collectors. Upon page (1) is shown an exceed- upon the shoulders of a man or since hot corn was sold ingly interesting print designed to appeal to the spirit of from what seems to be a hamper basket poised upon a military enthusiasm which exists (although often somewhat womans head. dormant) in every human breast. In the center of the One of the fascinations of collecting consists in the side-print, a general with his staff is reviewing troops, and some lights thrown upon history by the objects which one gathersladies who are present seem to be avoiding being trampled into a collection of treasures and surely the acquiring of theunder the horses hoofs. The smaller panels above and small belongings of domestic life is of particular interest, forbelow the central picture show various phases of camp life they are intimately associated with the customs of earlierand numerous different maneuvres of infantry and cavalry, times and afford us much information which is of interest.
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An early English printed handkerchief design of the seasons An early English printed handkerchief design. Military subject June, 1913 AMERICAN HOMES AND GARDENS 221
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