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[Bookplate for Charles Perrin Smith]
[Bookplate for Charles Perrin Smith]
Title[Bookplate for Charles Perrin Smith]
Date Created[between 1870 and 1899]
Sort Date1899
DescriptionThis bookplate consists of a very detailed coat of arms, which is divided per pale. The first half at dexter has fifteen quarterings, which are as follows: azure (blue) with a chevron argent (silver), charged with a crescent, between three cocks ; sable (black) charged with three griffin's heads erased ; sable and argent (silver) divided per fess with a lion rampant ; argent charged with a lion passant, between three fleur de lis, two over one ; gules and argent, divided quarterly, charged with four lions passant ; or (gold) charged with a lion gules rampant ; ermine (fur) charged with a lion sable rampant ; azure with a chevron argent, between three cocks ; gules with two lions passant, one above the other ; ermines and sable, divided per bend sinister, charged with a lion sable rampant ; argent, a bordure engrailed or charged with three Griffin's heads, erased gules ; argent and gules, divided per quarterly, quarters one and four argent, charged with three boars' heads and quarters two and th.
Extent1 bookplate : etching ; 10 x 15.1 cm
Subject - GeographicUnited States
Personal NamesSmith, Charles Perrin
TypeStill Image
NotesCharles Perrin Smith (1819-1883) was born in Philadelphia, to George and Hanna Carpenter Smith, and settled in Trenton, New Jersey with a wife and children. He served many years in the editorial profession, particularly as editor of "The National Standard" in Salem. Smith also served three years as a State Senator and served another three terms (at five years each) in the legislature and supreme court. He also served as Chairman for the Union State Executive Committee during the war. He is the author of the 1870 publication "Lineage of the Lloyd and Carpenter Family, " the source of this biographical information, which extensively traces his family's roots, as well as "New Jersey Political Reminiscences, " which can be found at UBC Library under F138.S6 A3.
1) Smith, Charles Perrin. "Lineage of the Lloyd and Carpenter Family." Trenton: S. Chew, 1870. Digitized 1 Feb 2008 by GoogleBooks from Harvard University. Accessed 7 Oct. 2008.
Access IdentifierBP MUR USA P S65834
Digital IdentifierBP_MUR_USA_P_S65834
Is Part OfRBSC Bookplates
SourceOriginal Format: University of British Columbia. Library. Rare Books and Special Collections. Thomas Murray Bookplates Collection. BP MUR USA P S65834
Date Available2008
Publisher - DigitalVancouver : University of British Columbia Library
RightsImages provided for research and reference use only. Permission to publish, copy, or otherwise use these images must be obtained from Rare Books and Special Collections:
TranscriptLLOYD OF DOLOBRAN STANLEY - DERBY Esto Vigilans Charles Perrin Smith
TranslationBe viligant
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