Archive Record

  • Email This Page
  • Send Feedback
Title Box: Fabric Mourning Paper. Stern Brothers, N.Y., Stationery Dept. Belonging to Florence Miller of Hoboken, Apr. 1919.
Object Name Box
Catalog Number 2009.016.0015
Collection Papers of Florence G. Miller & Family
Credit Gift of Charles J. Tramer & Frank Balogh.
Scope & Content Box: Fabric Mourning Paper. Stern Brothers, New York, Stationery Department. Size: Norman. Two piece carton with printed paper over cardboard lid, 4-3/4"wide x 6-3/4" high x 15/16" thick. Belonged to Florence G. Miller of 716 Bloomfield Street, Hoboken, and likely purchased in April of 1919.

Miller's fiance Allan W. Moore died ca. April 10, 1919 and she would have used this type of black-edged note paper and envelope to respond to / thank correspondents who sent condolences. It has her initials in ink on the lid. Memorabilia related to his death and catalogued in this accession was saved by her in this box.

Bottom of box is inkstamped: 24 Sheets, 24 Envelopes.
People Miller, Florence
Date 1919-1919
Year Range from 1919
Year Range to 1919
Caption carton top (with inked initials "F.G.M.") and bottom edge
Imagefile 071\20090160015.TIF