Autograph Book, Bella Dick; 1911-1935; 2015.41


Port Macquarie Museum


Autograph Book, Bella Dick

About this object

Green fabric covered autograph book with the word 'Autographs' inscribed in gold on the front cover. Pages are pastel coloured in shades of pink, green and cream with gold edging. The book was given to Bella Hardy (nee Dick) [1890-1911] on her 21st birthday by Ivy E Lee and contains hand written verses, sentiments and signatures. Entries date 1911-1935.

Date Made


Medium and Materials

Cardboard, paper, ink, fabric

Inscription and Marks

Hand written on first page 'To dear Bella with best wishes from Ivy E Lee'.

Also written further in the book.'Pleasant words & mindly greetings/Happy thoughts & happy meetings/Love of friends afar & near/ Be your birthday gifts this year/Ivy E Lee/Hamilton/26.6.11.'


175mm L, 143mm W, 11mm deep

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Credit Line

Donor: J Giuliani

Object Type

Autograph books

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