Guide to the Fisherman's Calendar and Day Book, 1883
Collection number: MS 263
About the Author
The author and illustrator of this
manuscript is self-identified as “Professor” R. W. Souter, A.M., R.A.Q. All
geographical reference are to the New Hampshire seacoast and Salisbury/Newburyport,
Massachusetts. According to the creator, it was “Presented by Nutting Perkins &
Sons, Wholesale & Retail Dealers in all Kinds of Fishing Outfits.
About the Fisherman's Calendar and Day Book
The Fishermens Calendar and Day Book, 1883 contains 12
original pen and ink drawings of fishing scenes and the weather. They accompany hand
drawn calendars and humorous observations about fishing and the weather for each
month 1883. The booklet contains 12 leaves plus a paper cover. There is manuscript
content on all 26 pages.
This collection is open.
Contents of this collection are governed by U.S. copyright law. For questions
about publication or reproduction rights, contact Special Collections staff.
Fisherman's Calendar and Day Book, 1883, MS 263, Milne Special Collections and Archives, University of New Hampshire
Library, Durham, NH, USA.
Purchased: Carmen Valentino, Aug 2015 (accession 2015.11)