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1. Amherst College. Library. Amherst College. Library. Within carved bas-relief frame with Amherst College seal: depiction of Converse Memorial Library building and grounds. Seal: sunburst and open book with motto: Terras irradient; surrounding text in.

2. Wheeler, Mary Spalding Wheeler, Mary Spalding Young woman with long braids reaches to touch or pick leaves from a tree; in her other hand, an open book. Within box below, open letter text and a coat of arms: Escutcheon: argent a saltire sable charged...

3. Cornell University. Libraries. Cornell University. Libraries. White, Andrew Dickson, 1832-1918 Cipher: ADW and banner with motto

4. Russell, J. Scott (John Scott), 1808-1882. Russell, J. Scott (John Scott), 1808-1882. Ship at sea with sails furled, bearing large escutcheon and banner with motto: depressus extollor. Owner's monogram on ship.

5. Knight, D. Allen Knight, D. Allen Page draws back curtain so that a knight in full armor may enter a library;

6. Tulane University. Library. Tulane University. Library. Ficklen, John Rose, 1858-1907 Tree with coat of arms, Gibson Hall in background

7. Gordon-Cumming, Frances Gordon-Cumming, Frances Black ink on beige paper. Oval crest: lion rampant, in his dexter hand a dagger, a banner above with motto: Courage; surrounded by motto on ribbon intertwining six daisies. Under the crest is an oil lamp...

8. Weittenhiller, Moriz von Weittenhiller, Moriz von Coat of arms. Escutcheon parted per fess, the upper part or charged with an eagle displayed sable; the lower part sable charged with an anchor between two stars of six points or. Helm and mantling. Crown...

9. Old Northwest Genealogical Society Old Northwest Genealogical Society On embroidered card, portrait of patriot above and roundel with river scene and motto: Meliorem lapsa locavit.

10. Elwood, George May, 1844-1906 Elwood, George May, 1844-1906 On either side of a fruiting tree bearing armorial shield and motto (Fide et sedulitate = With faith and diligence) and two medals: two men in togas, one holding a magnifying glass, the other with scroll...

11. Miracle, Frederich J. Miracle, Frederich J. Printed in red and black. Tree, top encircled by roundel with motto

12. Richter, Karl Richter, Karl Rain storms in from open window, extinguishing candle whose wax drips down upon a stack of books. Spider and web dominate one corner, dog sits upon one open book, and a death's head, mantled by banner...

13. Dannreuther, H. Dannreuther, H. Coat of arms. Armorial shield Crest: a woodsman holding an uprooted tree (also depicted on shield). Motto: Quatum est quod nescimus (How little we know). Multicolored.

14. University of Michigan. Library. University of Michigan. Library. Seals of the University of Michigan and the State of Michigan. University of Michigan seal (1895): oil lamp on a book; motto: Artes scientia, veritas (Arts, science, truth) and date: 1837. State of Michigan...

15. Lowell, John, Jr., 1799-1836 Lowell, John, Jr., 1799-1836 Chippendale coat of arms. Eschutcheon: Quarterly, 1st and 4th, parted per chief engrailed, upper part sable charged with a crescent; lower part or, a sinister hand couped holding three arrows point down;...

16. Labadie Collection (Harlan Hatcher Graduate Library) Labadie Collection (Harlan Hatcher Graduate Library) Labadie, Charles Joseph Antoine, 1850-1933 Seals of the University of Michigan and the State of Michigan. University of Michigan seal (1929): oil lamp on a book; motto: Artes scientia, veritas (Arts, science, truth) and date: 1817. State of Michigan...

17. Princeton University. Library. Eighty Eight Library of Economics. Princeton University. Library. Eighty Eight Library of Economics. University coat of arms. Escutcheon sanguine a chevron and chief sable; chief charged with open book and text. Crest: horse's head. Banner with motto: Dei sub numine viget.

18. University of Pennsylvania. Library. University of Pennsylvania. Library. Wagner, Tobias Coat of arms. Escutcheon with lion rampant, a wheel between his paws, crested with a demi-lion of the same. Motto: Innocenter constanter patienter. Pointed oval frame with text.

19. Verdaguer, Miguel Verdaguer, Miguel Renaissance scholar studying; busts of Dante and Socrates on bookshelves. A central inset with text on banners and shield with owner's initials: MV

20. Penzig, Rudolph Penzig, Rudolph An eagle displayed with wings inverted stands on books and supports an escutcheon, helm, mantling and crest. The escutcheon (heraldic colors not clearly marked) is divided by a bend chequy between two...
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