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[Appendix in "Outlines of Lessons in Botany"]

Description: Photographs of "Outlines of Lessons in Botany: For the use of Teachers, or Mothers Studying with their Children" held by UNT Special Collections as part of the Weaver Juvenile Collection. It is the first of two volumes to teach children about plants and their uses. The book is open to the appendix and is resting on a plastic book cradle with weighted strings holding the pages down.
Date: October 3, 2014
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Illustration in "Outlines of Lessons in Botany"]

Description: Photograph of "Outlines of Lessons in Botany: For the use of Teachers, or Mothers Studying with their Children" held by UNT Special Collections as part of the Weaver Juvenile Collection. It is the first of two volumes to teach children about plants and their uses. The book is open to a page with an illustrated germination cycle for the plants.
Date: October 3, 2014
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Outlines of Lessons in Botany open on book cradle]

Description: Photograph of "Outlines of Lessons in Botany: For the use of Teachers, or Mothers Studying with their Children" held by UNT Special Collections as part of the Weaver Juvenile Collection. It is the first of two volumes to teach children about plants and their uses. The book is open to pages with questions about beans and peas on one and an illustrated germination cycle for the plants on the other.
Date: October 3, 2014
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Images from the book "Heidi"]

Description: Illustration for the book "Heidi" with two panels. The left image, labeled as page 14, depicts a young girl interacting with an older man who is seated on a bench outside a home. The panel to the right is a title page, with an image of a young boy and a woman climbing a hill with goats alongside them.
Date: 1932
Creator: Petersham, Maud & Petersham, Miska
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

["The boy refused," Heidi leaf]

Description: Heidi leaf illustration by Maud Fuller Petersham and Miska Petersham for Johanna Spyri's Heidi. Three leaves of plates originally bound with the volume. Illustrated t.-p. and lining-papers in colors.
Date: 1932
Creator: Petersham, Maud Fuller, 1890-1971; Petersham, Miska, 1888-1960 & Spyri, Johanna, 1827-1901
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

["Then you must have some more" Heidi leaf]

Description: Heidi leaf illustration by Maud Fuller Petersham and Miska Petersham for Johanna Spyri's Heidi. Three leaves of plates originally bound with the volume. Illustrated t.-p. and lining-papers in colors.
Date: 1932
Creator: Petersham, Maud Fuller, 1890-1971; Petersham, Miska, 1888-1960 & Spyri, Johanna, 1827-1901
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

["He gave an angry push," Heidi leaf]

Description: Heidi leaf illustration by Maud Fuller Petersham and Miska Petersham for Johanna Spyri's Heidi. Three leaves of plates originally bound with the volume. Illustrated t.-p. and lining-papers in colors.
Date: 1932
Creator: Petersham, Maud Fuller, 1890-1971; Petersham, Miska, 1888-1960 & Spyri, Johanna, 1827-1901
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Clipping: To Address Librarians]

Description: Newspaper clipping with two articles, found in a 1924 edition of Heidi. One article is an announcement of Mrs. Weaver's upcoming lecture for the librarians of the Dallas Public Schools; the other is an account of a meeting of the Garden Club held at the home of Dr. and Mrs. Weaver. Seperated from volume, the newspaper clipping is shelved in Object Files, Rare Book and Texana Collections.
Date: 1935
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Photographs of the Spyri family]

Description: Photographs of the Spyri family. (L-R) First image label, J GANZ Phot. Zurich. Annt of Johannah Spyri Tanta Rageli. Second image label, Mother of Johannah Spyri Meta Heusser-An Author. Third image label, Johannah Spyri. Fourth image label, The small son of Madame Spyri who died young. Written on the fourth image reads, "Bernhard Spyri."
Date: unknown
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Photograph of woman and child]

Description: Photograph of a woman and a young child, the child is seated upon the lap of the woman with her hands held together. They are both smiling as their portrait is taken of them. The older woman's hair is braided and pulled up on her head.
Date: unknown
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Young Swiss Boy]

Description: Postcard that has an illustration of a young boy pictured in front of the Alps, wearing traditional Swiss clothing and holding an armful of flowers in his right arm and a cane in his left. Handwritten text below the image says "Bermese costume."
Date: unknown
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections

[Young Swiss Girl]

Description: Postcard that has an illustration of a young girl pictured in front of the Alps, wearing traditional Swiss clothing, including a hat at the back of her head with a wide lace edging, and cradling an armful of flowers in her right arm. Handwritten text below the image says "Bermese costume."
Date: unknown
Partner: UNT Libraries Special Collections