Collection Summary

Title:Hannah Ann Zell Scrapbook

Date:1873-1904, n.d.

Creator(s):Zell, Hannah Ann

Extent:1/4 linear foot


Repository:Philadelphia Museum of Art.

Abstract:Hannah Ann Zell devoted her scrapbook to the Centennial Exhibition held in Philadelphia in 1876, as well as to the Pennsylvania Museum's School of Industrial Art and the Associate Committee of Women, which primarily raised funds on behalf of the school. Her scrapbook, which consists of clippings, ephemera and occasional correspondence, attests to the civic spirit of women of the period.