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Emily Grace Solis-Cohen Scrapbook

Collection ID

SCRC 457

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Collection Summary 



Emily Grace Solis-Cohen Scrapbook






Solis-Cohen, Emily Grace, 1860-1936


Collection ID

SCRC 457



0.2 linear feet (1 box)



Special Collections Research Center, Temple University Libraries



Materials in English.



Detailed Collection Information 


Description of Collection 

A scrapbook containing newspaper clippings of recipes, household tips, cultural events, and items of local and Jewish interest from primarily Philadelphia newspapers including the Philadelphia Evening Bulletin, Public Ledger, and The Jewish Exponent. Also included are programs and fliers for local events at institutions such as Gratz College and Congregation Mikveh Israel.


Patron Information 


Catalog Record 

A record for this collection is available in Temple University’s online library catalog: https://librarysearch.temple.edu/catalog/991037731408003811


Research Access 

Collection is open for research. 


Collections Stored Off-Site

This collection may be housed off-site at the Library Depository, and require up to two business days to retrieve. Please review the finding aid and be prepared to identify specific materials to be retrieved. Contact the Special Collections Research Center in advance of your visit, so that materials may be relocated to the reading room for research. 


Publication and Copyright Information 

The Emily Grace Solis-Cohen Scrapbook is the physical property of the Special Collections Research Center, Temple University Libraries. The creator has not assigned its rights to Temple University Libraries.  Other creators’ intellectual property rights, including copyright, belong to them or their legal heirs and assigns. Researchers are responsible for determining the identity of rights holders and obtaining their permission for publication and for other purposes where stated.


Preferred Citation

[Description and date of item], Emily Grace Solis-Cohen Scrapbook, SCRC 457, Special Collections Research Center, Temple University Libraries, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. 




Administrative Information 


Acquisition Information

Donated by Edwin Wolf in July 1984. Collection previously administered by the Philadelphia Jewish Archives Center, acquired by Temple in June 2009.


Processing Information 

Collection processed and finding aid prepared in September 2020 by Jessica M. Lydon, Associate Archivist.



Index Terms 


The following headings have been used to index the description of this collection in Temple University’s electronic catalog:



Cooking, American--History--19th century

Formulas, recipes, etc.--United States



Philadelphia (Pa.)--Social life and customs


Material Types: 


Printed ephemera