Image from page 327 of “Our deportment; or, The manners, conduct and dress of the most refined society; including forms for letters, invitations, etc., etc. Also, valuable suggestions on home culture and training” (1885) – Detroit Picture

Identifier: ourdeportmentor00youn
Title: Our deportment; or, The manners, conduct and dress of the most refined society; including forms for letters, invitations, etc., etc. Also, valuable suggestions on home culture and training
Year: 1885 (1880s)
Authors: Young, John H
Subjects: Etiquette
Publisher: Detroit, Mich. [etc.] F.B. Dickerson & Co.
Contributing Library: Smithsonian Libraries
Digitizing Sponsor: Smithsonian Libraries

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Tagged: , bookid:ourdeportmentor00youn , bookyear:1885 , bookdecade:1880 , bookcentury:1800 , bookauthor:Young__John_H , booksubject:Etiquette , bookpublisher:Detroit__Mich___etc___F_B__Dickerson___Co_ , bookcontributor:Smithsonian_Libraries , booksponsor:Smithsonian_Libraries , bookleafnumber:327 , bookcollection:smithsonian

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