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John Starr Stewart Ex Libris Collection

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  1. Hannen, James Hannen, Baron, 1821-1901
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    Coat of arms. Spade shield sable (black) a demi lion rampant between three portcullises or (gold), a border of the same. Crest: a demi lion rampant sable, collared with a spade shield pendant argent (silver) charged with a portcullis. Motto: Quaerere verum (Seek the truth)
  2. Hatfield, James T.
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    Swastika
  3. Barger, B. Franklin.
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    books, oil lamp
  4. University of Missouri.
    Image | 1899

    Sinister: eagle and crest from the Great Seal of the United States. Supporters: on each side a bear. Crest: field of stars. Motto: Salus populi suprema lex esto (let the well-being of the people be the supreme law). Above the state seal, a wreath enclosing the initials of the University of Missouri.
  5. University of Missouri. Library.
    Image | 1899

    Sinister: eagle and crest from the Great Seal of the United States. Supporters: on each side a bear. Crest: field of stars. Motto: Salus populi suprema lex esto (let the well-being of the people be the supreme law). Above the state seal, a wreath enclosing the initials of the University of Missouri.
  6. University of Missouri. Library.
    Image | 1899

    Sinister: eagle and crest from the Great Seal of the United States. Supporters: on each side a bear. Crest: field of stars. Motto: Salus populi suprema lex esto (let the well-being of the people be the supreme law). Above the state seal, a wreath enclosing the initials of the University of Missouri.
  7. University of Michigan. Library.
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    motto: Artes scientia, veritas (Arts, science, truth) and date: 1837. State of Michigan seal: Shield shows soldier at attention on lakeshore, sun on the horizon. Motto: Tuebor (I will defend). Supporters: elk and moose. Crest: Eagle and motto from Great Seal of the United States. Motto: Si quaeris peninsulam amoenam circumspice (If you seek a pleasant peninsula, look about y...
  8. Buffalo Society of Natural Sciences
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    Seal of the Society.
  9. Holmes, Burton
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    man (Holmes?) in foreground
  10. Ruder, J. C.
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    A scientist in lab-coat pours liquid into a glass. The lab is stocked with glass jars and instruments.
  11. Harris, Thomas Alfred
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    quarters 2 and 3 parted in chief, the upper field or (gold) charged with 3 shells, the lower field barry of five, azure and or. Crest: hedgehog statant.
  12. Herbert, Robert and Mattie
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    Printed in yellow and black on pink paper. Art deco motif.
  13. Trollope, Anthony, 1815-1882
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    Coat of arms on blue paper. Escutcheon vert charged with three stags courant. Crest, on a mount a stag courant, in his mouth an oak leaf.
  14. Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.). Library.
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    Northwestern University seal: Open book with Greek phrase and sunburst.
  15. Augustana College (Rock Island, Ill.). Library.
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    College seal showing eye in triangle and open_file book with motto: Scriptura sacra sola fide.
  16. Langdon, Jervis. Langdon, Eleanor Sayles
    Image | 1907

    Landscape with lake, mountain and trees
  17. Everett, Edward, 1794-1865
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    Coat of arms: Escutcheon: gules (red) a chevron paly of eight or and azure between three mullets (stars) argent (silver). Crest: griffin's head erased sable (black) collared gemel of three pieces, the middle or (gold) the others argent. Banner with motto: Patria veritas fides (Country, truth, faith)
  18. Vlaanderen, André, 1881-1955
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    Palette and artist's instruments.
  19. Unidentified
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    Mount Fuji against cloudy sky
  20. Davis, Frederick Willis
    Image | 1907

    On right, text with coat of arms. Escutcheon: ermine, a chevron gules (red) between three cinqfoils. Crest: a demi lion rampant between his paws a cinqfoil. Motto: Quo fata vocant (Whither the fates call)
  21. Taft, William H. (William Howard), 1857-1930
    Image | 1909

    palm fronds and books
  22. Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.). Library.
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    Northwestern University seal: Open book with Greek phrase and sunburst.
  23. University of Texas. Library.
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    on a chief of the last an open_file book proper.
  24. Loewy
    Image | 1904

    Book pierced by a padlock.
  25. Loewy
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    Book pierced by a padlock.
  26. Reade, Rose
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    Woman reads an book before a vase with single rose on stylized bookshelf.
  27. Cowan, Susie
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    A woman reads a book on "Bird Life" while birds fly outside against a brilliant sun. Vase and large flowers
  28. Farson, John
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    House with peacocks.
  29. Bonfield, Susan
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    owl with pointer, oil lamp, book, crossed sword and quill, ink ball
  30. Thornton, Ralph
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    oil lamp.