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COLLECTION Identifier: FC8.A100.873p

Printed ephemera concerning Paris (France)


19th and 20th-century printed ephemera from and about Paris in French, English, and German.


  • 1873-1973

Language of Materials

French, English, German.

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.


2.5 linear feet (7 boxes)
Includes maps, guidebooks, exhibition plans, souvenir picture books, postcard collections, and theater and music-hall programs.

Descriptive entries taken from dealer's catalog; partly in French.


Arranged chronologically, with undated items at the end.

Physical Location

Harvard Depository

Immediate Source of Acquisition

2011-147. Purchased with funds from the Anne E.P. Sever Bequest; received: 2011 October 24.

General note

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

Processing Information

Processed by: Anna Patel and Melanie Wisner.
Link to catalog
Printed ephemera concerning Paris (France), 1873-1973: Guide.
Houghton Library, Harvard College Library
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Repository Details

Part of the Houghton Library Repository

Houghton Library is Harvard College's principal repository for rare books and manuscripts, literary and performing arts archives, and more. The library's holdings of primary source material are managed by an expert staff and shared with scholars, students and the public in the reading room.

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