After six decades of successful publication, godeys ladys book came to an end in 1896. Vintage godey s lady s framed print picture godey s fashions for july 1877 nice. Godey s magazine, volumes 6263 library of american civilization. Our collection provides the complete run of godeys ladys book, and is the only one containing the color plates as they originally appeared. Encyclopedia of greater philadelphia godeys ladys book. He offered hale the post of editor, which would allow her to remain in boston. Ladys book, a nineteenthcentury womens magazine,1 and messages that. She at first published her works anonymously, but by the 1830s began selling her writing under her name. The most common godey ladys book material is fabric.
This volume is for the american civil war year 1864. Most major libraries include backfiles of godey s either in bound volumes or in microfilm. Hale brought substance to the magazine, and wrote frequently about the notion of women s. Annie frost, effies thanksgiving, godeys ladys book and magazine. Editors table the following are all the excerpts related to thanksgiving from 1860, 1859, 1858, 1857, and october 1855. Godeys ladys book simple english wikipedia, the free. Gregory on medical instruction for women 1860 december 28, 2019 christmas in germany and new year s day in france 1848 december 21, 2019. I have an 1864 godey s lady s book that id like an appraisal on.
With 12 folding engraved hand colored fashion plates. Queen victoria era uk penny values, young head, pg 2 1854 to 1860 queen victoria era uk penny values, bun head, page 1 1860 to 1869 queen victoria era uk penny values, bun head, page 2 1870 to 1879 queen victoria era uk penny values, bun head, page 3 1880 to 1894 queen victoria era uk penny values, old veiled head, 1895 to 1901. From july 1834 to june 1835 by godey, louis a book condition. Buy with confidence as the condition of this item and its timely delivery are guaranteed under the amazon atoz guarantee. The coppernickel variety, the type minted since 1859 is replaced by the bronze alloy cent. White muslin garibaldi waist, braided with black braid. It ceased publication in 1898, and was absorbed by the puritan. Anna ioanes dustin yager evangeline van houten danny penny. The outside cover is moderately worn but very much intact. Godeys ladys book 1869 complete 12 color fashion plates. Antique civil war era, godey s lady s book, june 1864, volume lxviii, edited by mrs. The mother of four agreed to the proposition, and godeys ladys book was born afresh, with significant influence by hale.
By 1837 godey acquired sara josepha hales ladies magazine and literary gazette. Hale, godey s was among the first and most successful american women s magazines. Illustration of a gimmel ring from godeys ladys book, march 1856, 203. Bengough appeared in the january 1896 issue of godeys ladys book. Godeys ladys book was one of the most popular magazines of the nineteenth century. Godeys ladys book history resources university of texas. Sep 23, 2010 free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by project gutenberg.
Where one finds one of those at short notice and on a budget she doesnt say. Under the editorship of sarah josepha hale, godey s lady s book 18301898 became one of the most influential u. The london lady s magazine contained stories, poetry, historical pieces, book notices, and such embellishments as plates, costume designs and patterns. Our attention has been called to the new woman so frequently of late, and in such indefinite terms, that it is of some interest to inquire whence she came and whither she is going. Godey s ladys book, july december 1855, vol 51, a famous women s magazine in the 19th century, sarah hale, louis godey, focusing on fashion, home life, literature and a variety of subjects. Godey s lady s book, alternatively known as godey s magazine and lady s book, was an american women s magazine that was published in philadelphia from 1830 to 1878. Capewell and kimmel godeys fashions for april 1863.
Godey s lady s book and magazine, januarydecember, 1864. This collection contains all sixty of godey s monthly magazines around 100 pages each for the years from 1860 through 1864. Godey patterned his first magazine, then, on these and the annual gift books. Witchy mommy, 2 little lady bugs, 27 years old,engaged, greenkitchen witch. Table, godeys ladys book and magazine, november 1864, 440. Its circulation rose from 70,000 in the 1840s to 150,000 in 1860. You may copy it, give it away or reuse it under the terms of the project gutenberg license included with this ebook or online at. Godey will send any one or all the books in question at the prices named below. The inside cover and inside page have my great grandmothers rachel thompson signature on it. Victorian needlepoint designs from godey s lady s book and peterson s magazine by rita weiss and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at.
Godey s ladys book, january june, 1877, vol 94, a famous women s magazine in the 19th century, focusing on fashion, home life, literature and a variety of subjects. In the 1860s godey s considered itself the queen of monthlies. Godey s unrivalled colored fashions february, 1855 summary fashion plate from godey s ladies book, showing two women wearing fashionable clothing. In 1836 godey purchased the bostonbased american ladies magazine which he merged with his own publication. Godeys ladys book was a 19thcentury american monthly women s magazine. Inquiries may be made for the works of the editress of the lady s book.
Get the best deals on godey prints when you shop the largest online selection at. Godeys ladys book and magazine, januarydecember, 1864. Full view godeys ladys book for january 1864 i really love it when people have wonderful resources at their disposal and take the time to share them with others. Muntz library at the university of texas at tyler holds microfilm for godey s lady s book for 18401892 and for godey s magazine for 18921898. It was also known as godey s magazine, using that name exclusively in its last few years. A scanned copy of a beautiful and rare victorian era magazine from august 1864. Godey s lady s book was an american women s magazine published in the 19th century. Godey s lady s book women s magazine that focused on trivial subjects such as fashion, shopping, and homemaking advice. Selected images from godeys ladys book published beginning in 1830 by louis a. Godey s lady s book, 1830 first women s magazine southern literary messenger, 1834 literature. Start reading godey s lady s book april 1864 on your kindle in under a minute. Godeys ladys book in internet archive historic newspapers and. According to one story, a ladys room in an old english hall is furnished.
Godeys ladys book archives university of pennsylvania. Godeys ladys book, alternatively known as godey s magazine and lady s book, was an american women s magazine that was published in philadelphia from 1830 to 1878. Three different varieties were minted in 1864 each unique and worth discovering. See susans article on page 12 of discover concord magazines winter 2019 edition click on photo quoted on booktrib little womens infinite playlist quoted in iodonna article. Magazine or book, would be excellent for all vintage clothing collectors. Godeys 1850 godeys ladys book,rare book sale, 1850 ladys book. Now there are two very different coins for this year. To answer questions, this is a large motto two cent piece. Godeys ladys book and magazine, 1867 hardcover january 1, 1867 by louis a. It was published in philadelphia, pennsylvania by louis antoine godey in 1836, godey bought the bostonbased american ladies magazine, and merged it with his own magazine. May 7, 2018 may 30, 2018 godeys ladys book, pet books, uncategorized trend setting for the women of its time. No photocopy service is provided with this index other than interlibrary loan. The magazine is best known for the handtinted fashion plate that appeared at the start of each issue, which.
Godey s lady s book,1850 godey s lady s book,rare book sale, 1850 lady s book godey s the 1850 godey s lady s book is in perfect condition,formore info please email timothy shay arthur timothy shay t. Each of those five years contain two complete volumes. Scanned pages with all original illustrations and text. Alongside articles concerning all aspects of the domestic sphere, the magazine included patterns for handcrafts, color plates of the latest fashions, and sheet. Godeys ladys book, alternatively known as godeys magazine and ladys book, was an. Of course this author assumes all female riding experiences begin and end with a groom. Quick access to posts about godeys lady s book or posts based on the contents of this collection can be found below reading aloud for better health 1861 february 23, 2020 the new woman, athletically considered 1896 january 18, 2020 dr. I decided to digitize one of my godey s magazines that wasnt available online so everyone can benefit from it. Dec, 2014 this pin was discovered by annemarie mohr middletown girl. The first volume of each year contains all of godey s magazines from january through june, and the second volume contains all of.
Nor was godeys format or content in any way exceptional. Godey s lady s book, january june, 1877, vol 94, a famous women s magazine in the 19th century, focusing on fashion, home life, literature and a variety of subjects. American celebration, they realized and dwelt on the value of pilgrim. Godeys ladys book july 1864 fashion plates, fashion prints, civil. Make offer vintage godey s lady s framed print picture godey s fashions for july 1877 nice. Work department, godeys ladys book, december 1864, 537. Nov 06, 2008 how much is godey s lady s book worth. Notes identical page numbers exist due to two separate volumes. Make offer vintage godey s lady s framed print picture godey s fashions for july 1877 nice godey s ladies book hand colored fashion plate, c. Jan 24, 2016 godey s lady s book, in an 1862 edition covers it as in every other topic indispensable to females. Indeed much of the content was lifted directly from these competitors, a common practise of the time. A major change accrued with the metal alloy of the penny.
Selected images from godey s lady s book published beginning in 1830 by louis a. Godeys ladys book instructs on side saddle riding, 1862. Things that a domestic wife would be interested in. In december of 1864 and 1865, he claimed producing editions of 150,000. Godey s ladys book and magazine, 1867 hardcover january 1, 1867.
What was the 19th century equivalent of the ladies home journal. This fashion print is one of the large double page foldout plates the 19th century magazine included to depict the latest and most fashionable dresses, hats, and various other articles of. Godey s lady s book began in 1830 as the lady s book. Godey s lady s book was a 19thcentury american monthly women s magazine. I know that they were popular before and during the civil war. An exploration into godeys ladeys fashion plates april 23, 2018 may 30, 2018 godeys ladys book, pet books, uncategorized. Godey intended to take advantage of the popularity of gift books, many of which were marketed specifically to women. Godeys ladys book 1866 louisa may alcott is my passion. For the most part, 1865 pennies are considerably common, and they are not very difficult to find at a coin dealers shop or online on web retailers or at the popular ebay auction site. Godey, sarah josepha hale, 92 pages embellishments, etc. Hale brought substance to the magazine, and wrote frequently about the notion of women s sphere. This a great for reference and a fabulous source for inspiration. Godeys ladys book, junedecember 1849 leather bound january 1, 1849 by godeys ladys book author.
Founded in philadelphia in 1830 by louis antoine godey 18041878 and edited for four decades by sarah josepha hale 17881879, the magazine provided. The cost of postage for a remittance is only three cents. Reconstructing and gendering the distribution networks of godeys. Anne blue wills is an adjunct assistant professor of humanities at davidson. The first hair jewelry is thought to date as far back. The institute of museum and library services through an indiana state library lsta grant view book page. Muntz library at the university of texas at tyler holds microfilm for godeys ladys book for 18401892 and for godey s. Bound godeys ladys book julydec 1864 fashion prints. It was published in philadelphia, pennsylvania by louis antoine godey. Godey s lady s book description of itself in january 1851 vol 42. Shop 1864 two cent piece old us civil war antique copper coin and more authentic and unique. The london ladys magazine contained stories, poetry, historical pieces, book notices, and such embellishments as plates, costume designs and patterns. The first successful women s magazine and most widely circulated magazine in the antebellum united states, godeys ladys book offered fashion illustrations and advice, literary pieces, and articles on current events and popular culture. Godey s lady s book and magazine, april, 1864, volume lxviii, volume 68, philadelphia, louis a.
It was the most widely circulated magazine in the period before the civil war. The long bloomers exhibit the influence of amelia bloomers innovative ideas for womens clothing. Godeys ladys book the book of the nation, literary and. Godey s lady s book and magazine, januarydecember, 1864 godey, louis a. Arthur 6 june 1809 6 march 1885 was a popular nineteenthcentury american author. Godeys ladys book january 1864 in the us for sale online. There s an antique store right down the street from my house and already ive found two big thick books, one dated 1866 and the other, 1878. Most importantly, sarah josepha hale 17881879 became the new editor of godeys ladys book.
This is not a physical book, although it can be printed easily. Get your kindle here, or download a free kindle reading app. Notes on some pages, the text is cut off because it runs into the binding of the book. Fashion illustration women s studies in nineteenth century america.
Lincoln financial foundation collection digitizing sponsor. Godeys ladys book 18301898 university of michigan library. Hale, godey s was among the first and most successful american women s. It was renamed godeys ladys magazine during the last several years and was eventually absorbed by the puritan, a journal for.1553 1015 211 350 201 316 968 1282 430 1313 592 679 1357 674 511 920 355 559 778 812 1089 790 33 801 870 1551 1268 443 649 905 549 867 1082 1259 1200