- 1810-1869 (Creation)
Level of description
Extent and medium
Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
Purchase; Marlborough Rare Books; 2023.
Content and structure area
Scope and content
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.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling
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Conditions of access and use area
Conditions governing access
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: https://fisher.library.utoronto.ca/stack-retrieval-form.