Readership: Scholars of material culture, especially those with a focus
on nineteenth-century cultural history.
Ellen Gruber Garvey, Professor of English, New Jersey City University
Ellen Gruber Garvey is Professor of English at the New Jersey City University.
"Eminently readable and endlessly fascinating." - Libby Bischof, University of Southern Maine
Chapter 1: Reuse, Recycle, Recirculate: Scrapbooks Remake Value
Chapter 2: Mark Twain's Scrapbook Innovations
Chapter 3: Civil War Scrapbooks: Newspaper and Nation
Chapter 4 Alternative Histories in African American Scrapbooks
Chapter 5: Strategic Scrapbooks: Activist Women's Clipping and Self-Creation
Chapter 6: Scrapbook as Archive, Scrapbooks in Archives
Chapter 7: The Afterlife of the Nineteenth-Century Scrapbook