Keith Houghton Gastrell collection of Victorian cartes-de-visite
Scope and Contents
35 cartes-de-visite of actors and other people involved with the theater; most are British.
- circa 1906
Language of Materials
Conditions Governing Access
Access requires permission of curator.
Extent.25 linear feet (1 box)
- Gastrell, Keith Houghton, compiler. Keith Houghton Gastrell collection of Victorian cartes-de-visite, circa 1906 (2003MT-346): Guide
- Houghton Library, Harvard University.
- 2018 November 16
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- EAD ID
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