Collection T-10 00121 - [Collection of playbills and ephemera relating to panoramas]

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CA OTUTF T-10 00121


[Collection of playbills and ephemera relating to panoramas]


  • 1810-1869 (Creation)

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2 boxes.

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Purchase; Marlborough Rare Books; 2023.

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Collection of approximately 110 playbills and broadsides advertising dioramas and panoramas displayed in 22 different British theatres during the nineteenth century. Includes advertisements for the Cosmorama, Eidophusicon, Cyclorama, Panorama, Diorama, and Kineorama, as well as for traditional plays and pantomimes.

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No restrictions on access. Material may be requested in person at the Fisher Library Reference Desk, or in advance using our online stack retrieval request form:

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CA OTUTF T-10 00121

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