Accession number: 2017.018
Materials: Paper; Metal
Measurements: 22 cm L x 15.7 cm W
Description: Soft cover, 44 pages, held together with 2 staples. Border on front, small heart design on front.
History of Use: "written record of proceedings at a meeting of a corporation, society, etc., made by its secretary or other recording officer," c. 1710, plural of minute "summary or draft of a document or letter," which is is attested from mid-15c. Perhaps from Latin minuta scriptura "rough notes," literally "small writing" (see minute (adj.)), on the notion of "a rough copy in small writing."