IX. Advertisements, 1889-2006, undated
Scope and Contents
Prominent products and shops named in this series include Vin Mariani, Coca des Incas, Toni-Kola, Café du Bre#sil and the Eden Hashish Centre.
The series has a focus on Belle Époque era advertisements, many with a relationship to alcohol and drugs. Notable artists represented include Mucha, Chéret, Misti, and Louis Galice.
- 1889-2006, undated
Language of Materials
Conditions Governing Access
For a portion of the collection special handling is required; use surrogate images when possible and consult Houghton Public Services staff for appointments.
Extent20.6 linear feet (28 flat oversized boxes and 21 tube boxes)
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