Guide to the Paula Elliot Collection of Tombstone Rubbings 1977
Cage 5089

Summary Information

Repository
Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections, Washington State University Libraries
Title
Paula Elliot Collection of Tombstone Rubbings
ID
Cage 5089
Date
1977
Extent
1.0 map folder
General Physical Description note
4 linear feet of shelf space
Location note
(MASC STAFF USE): Large map case (basement)
Language
English
Abstract
Rubbings (lithograph crayon and heelball on paper) of tombstones from several cemeteries along the coast of Maine, made in 1977.

Preferred Citation note

Paula Elliot collection of tombstone rubbings

Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections, Washington State University Libraries, Pullman, WA.

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Scope and Contents note

This collection consists of a set of rubbings (lithograph crayon and heelball on paper) of tombstones from several cemeteries along the coast of Maine, made in 1977. The specific tombstones were selected as a general representation of stone cutting and engraving in early America, and typical symbolism used for tombstones.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections, Washington State University Libraries © 2017

http://www.libraries.wsu.edu/masc
Terrell Library
P.O. Box 645610
Pullman, WA, 99164-5610
509-335-6691
mascref@wsu.edu

Conditions Governing Access note

This collection is open and available for research use.

Immediate Source of Acquisition note

Paula Elliot donated this collection to the Washington State University Libraries in 2008 (MS.2008.12).

Processing Information note

Cheryl Gunselman processed this collection in 2017.

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Controlled Access Headings

Subject(s)

  • Archeology
  • Epitaphs -- Maine
  • Rubbing -- Specimens
  • Sepulchral monuments -- Maine

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