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Author Bicknell, Ralph Edmund, 1881-1904.

Title Ralph's scrap book / illustrated by his own camera and collection of photographs, and compiled by his father Edmund Bicknell.

Imprint Lawrence, Mass. : [Andover Press], 1905.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Centennial Room    R PAS LC 979.4 B583    Available
Description 452, [1] pages, [2] leaves of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Note "Dedication to his friends and presented to them in his memory."
"Published in memory of Ralph Edmund Bicknell."--Cover.
Contents Brief historical sketch -- His pure and brilliant mind -- Self-education -- The pen he loved so well -- The last stroke of a busy pen -- His last letter -- Letter from his physician -- His correspondents -- Shakespeariana -- His first poem -- Looking beyond -- Ralph's first composition -- The Essex School Journal -- Our golden anniversary -- Musings at my window -- The city of New York -- How paper is made -- Encouraging words -- Our mountain home -- Political enthusiast -- McKinley letter -- New Massachusetts inn -- Chaffee and Chamberlain -- Three-fingered Bill -- The man without the job -- Honor for Lawrence, Mass. -- Won first prize -- Modern residential city -- His loyalty -- Mexican national pastime -- Tidd was superstitious -- Humar and pathos -- Crippe Creek gold mines -- Campaigning at "Cripple" -- Jeremiah Tighfist's dream -- Pasadena ostrich farm -- His power in tragedy -- Sugar cane competition -- In the Temescal Mountains -- Mountezuma's fall -- Salt Lake City -- The land of sunshine (letters) -- Our winter home (letters) -- Shooting and fishing excursion (letters) -- A California barbeque -- Yosemite Valley (letters).
Subject Bicknell, Ralph Edmund, 1881-1904.
Bicknell family.
West (U.S.) -- Description and travel.
California -- Description and travel.
Added Author Bicknell, Edmund, 1846-1913.

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