The Scrap Album - Site Guide

Cut & Paste

One of the main outlets for scraps was their sale to children who quickly learned to devise games and make up stories to fit the figures or themes depicted.

Image of US trade card for Chase's Glue Printed by Forbes Co, Boston
  • Chase’s Liquid Glue
  • “A giant in strength - holds fancy cards in scrapbooks without wrinkling or discoloring.”
  • American trade card
  • Printed by Forbes Co, Boston

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  • Le Page’s Liquid Glue
  • A British brand - “Strongest Glue Known”
  • Advertisement from Illustrated London News
  • Stickphast Paste
  • Another British solution
  • “For joining papers and sticking in scraps
  • A rattling good brush thrown in”

Albums & Scraps
Saint Valentines Day
Easter & Fairyland
Christmas & New Year
Printed Ephemera