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Location: Harvard Depository
Call No.: MS Thr 753
Repository: Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University
Title: Sheet music covers featuring theater and circus illustrations and portraits,
Quantity: 1 collection (1 linear foot (2 boxes)
Language of materials: Collection materials are in English.
Abstract: 19th-century song sheet music covers, depicting theatrical persons and scenes.
Arranged into the following series:
- I. Sheet music covers by actor
- II. Sheet music covers by title
Printed 19th-century song sheet music covers with theater and circus illustrations and portraits. Includes colored lithographs, three-tone lithographs, and black and white lithographs. Also includes a typescript list of these materials, item (1), with additional information about each cover.Includes images of Mary Anderson, Sarah Bernhardt, Dan Bryant, Jules Leotard, Willie Pape, and many others.
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