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Object Name Periodical
Object ID 2014.15.15
Title Modern Priscilla
Date circa 1910
Description Collection of non-consecutive issues of "The Modern Priscilla" magazine, published in Massachusetts. "An illustrated monthly journal devoted to art needlework, home decoration, furnishing, and other household matters." --Publisher's statement. Each issue contains patterns for crochet, knitting, and embroidery projects; also, Priscilla Paper Patterns for home sewers were advertised and sold via direct mail order. (Later issues have advertisements for Peerless Patterns.)

See Notes field for list of individual issues.
Provenance Donor unknown. In collection by 1998 (see "Closets" inventory).
People & Trade Names Modern Priscilla, The [periodical]
Subjects Needlework--Periodicals--United States
Dressmaking--Periodicals--United States