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MS Thr 925

Wilson, Fredric Woodbridge, collector. Fredric Woodbridge Wilson collection of printed ephemera, 1702-2007: Guide.

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Descriptive Summary

Location: Harvard Depository
Location: b
Call No.: MS Thr 925
Repository: Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University
Creator: Wilson, Fredric Woodbridge, collector.
Title: Fredric Woodbridge Wilson collection of printed ephemera,
Date(s): 1702-2007.
Quantity: 1 collection (8 linear feet (16 boxes)
Language of materials: Collection materials are primarily in English.
Abstract: 18th-, 19th-, and 20th-century printed materials on various topics.

Immediate Source of Acquisition:

2010MT-11. Gift of Thomas Garrett ; received: 2010 October 9.
Forms part of the Fredric Woodbridge Wilson Collection of Theater, Dance and Music.

Processing Information:

Processed by: Ashley M. Nary

Conditions Governing Access:

There are no restrictions on physical access to this material.
This collection is not housed at the Houghton Library but is shelved offsite at the Harvard Depository. Retrieval requires advance notice. Readers should check with Houghton Public Services staff to determine what material is offsite and retrieval policies and times.

Preferred Citation for Publication:

Fredric Woodbridge Wilson Collection of Printed Ephemera, 1702-2007 (MS Thr 925). Harvard Theatre Collection, Houghton Library, Harvard University.

Arrangement

Arranged alphabetically by person, topic, or place. Unless noted, original arrangement by collector has been retained.

Scope and Contents

This collection includes ephmera and printed materials on various topics. Material types include but are not limited to admission tickets, advertisements, annual reports, bookplates, broadsides (notices), business cards, by-laws (administrative records), calendars, catalogs, clippings (information artifacts), comic books, correspondence, envelopes, essays, exhibition catalogs, fliers (printed matter), fractional currency, greeting cards, guidebooks, gum, invitations, lectures, maps, menus, obituaries, order forms, pamphlets, paper dolls, perpetual calendars, photographs, playbills, poems, poetry, portraits, postage stamps, postcards, programs (documents), promotional materials, recipes, rosters, schedules (time plans), sheet music, songs (document genre), stereographs, stickers, trade cards (advertising), travel guidebooks, and zodiac symbols. Manuscript materials, when present, have been noted.

General

This collection is shelved offsite at the Harvard Depository. See access restrictions below for additional information.

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