Sheet music covers featuring theater and circus illustrations and portraits
Language of Materials
Conditions Governing Access
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.
Extent1 linear feet (2 boxes)
Includes images of Mary Anderson, Sarah Bernhardt, Dan Bryant, Jules Leotard, Willie Pape, and many others.
- I. Sheet music covers by actor
- II. Sheet music covers by title
Immediate Source of Acquisition
- Sheet music covers featuring theater and circus illustrations and portraits, 19th-century: Guide.
- Houghton Library, Harvard College Library
- Description rules
- EAD ID
Part of the Houghton Library Repository
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