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The Prat Sisters: Free Spirits of the 1890s

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"M.S. Prat - Her Bindery Book, started in the year eighteen hundred and ninety-seven"

Date: 1897-1898

Reference: Prat, Starr family Nova Scotia Archives  MG 1 vol. 2627 no. 24


"Exhibition and sale of bookbinding, leather work and etchings by the late Evelyn Hunter Nordhoff and her pupils"

Date: November 1898

Credit: Esther Clark Wright Archives, Acadia University

Reference: Esther Clark Wright Archives, Acadia University  Harry Starr accession no. 1990-006


Minnie S. Prat at the Elephant Bindery, New York City

Date: ca. 1899

Format: Photograph in album

Reference: Prat, Starr family Nova Scotia Archives 1985-524 no. 86, photo no. 10


May Rosina Prat at work in the bindery, New York City

Date: 1899

Format: Photograph in album

Reference: Prat, Starr family Nova Scotia Archives 1985-524 no. 86, photo no. 9


Book bound by Minnie Prat : The Earth Breath and Other Poems, by A.E. (John Lane, New York and London, 1897)

Date: Bound by Minnie S. Prat, August 1899

Reference: Prat, Starr family Nova Scotia Archives  MG 1 vol. 886 no. 2


Picnic at the look-off, Blomidon, with Minnie Prat seated on the right

Date: ca. 1899

Format: Photograph in album

Reference: Prat, Starr family Nova Scotia Archives 1985-524 no. 86, photo no. 160


Group including Minnie, Annie and May Prat at the train station, Windsor

Date: ca. 1899

Format: Photograph in album

Reference: Prat, Starr family Nova Scotia Archives 1985-524 no. 86, photo no. 143


"Exhibition and sale of decorative leather work at the Elephant Bindery"

Date: March 1899

Credit: Esther Clark Wright Archives, Acadia University

Reference: Esther Clark Wright Archives, Acadia University  Harry Starr accession no. 1990-006


May Rosina Prat and Dorothy Cornell operating the book press at Dorothy's book bindery at 'Forest Park,' Ithaca, New York

Date: 1900

Format: Photograph in album

Reference: Prat, Starr family Nova Scotia Archives 1985-524 no. 86, photo no. 20


Book bound by Minnie S. Prat: H. Ingalls Kimball, Ten American Painters: A Catalogue (New York, 1898)

Date: Bound between 1898 and 1901

Credit: Museum of Industry

Reference: Museum of Industry  I2004.20.I69



Review of M.S. Prat and Rosina Prat's exhibition of bookbinding and hand-beaten leather work (newspaper clipping)

Date: Probably 1900

Reference: Prat, Starr family Nova Scotia Archives  MG 1 vol. 2625 no. 216


Book bound by Minnie S. Prat : William Watson, The Hope of the World and Other Poems (New York and London, 1898)

Date: Bound between 1898 and 1901

Reference: Prat, Starr family Nova Scotia Archives  MG 1 vol. 886 no. 4


Interior of Primrose Bindery, New York City

Date: Probably 1900 or 1901

Format: Photograph

Reference: Prat, Starr family Nova Scotia Archives 1985-524 no. 125


Interior of Primrose Bindery, New York City

Date: Probably 1900 or 1901

Format: Photograph

Reference: Prat, Starr family Nova Scotia Archives 1985-524 no. 121


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