The Ephemera Collection contains published programmes, posters, menus, advertising, pamphlets, and other material relating to New Zealand, the Pacific, and New Zealanders overseas. The Collection has over , ephemera items dating from the s to the present. You can do a keyword search on a format, or combine any topic word with a term for a specific format as well. For example, search on:.
Including plant and seed catalogues, building supplies catalogues, department store mail order catalogues. Including performances in music, drama, opera, circuses, and other variety shows. For productions after , we concentrate on collecting material from the Wellington region. Charles Henry Cabot, , was a theatrical agent, and collector of entertainment programmes and posters.
He left the family bakery business to join the Empire Picture Company in and toured with circuses as a publicity agent. In , he set himself up in Wellington as a pre-publicity agent for any shows that might come along. His large poster and programme collection, spread across nearly individual folders of various sizes, features circus, magic and variety shows, and many overseas singers and musicians. Ephemeral material captures the mood of the moment, has its finger on the pulse of political and public opinion.
The Ephemera Collection collects such material from the past and the present. Pieces of ephemera from past years can remind us of trends and fashions, the texture of our environment, and our daily lives. The Ephemera Collection collects theatre programmes and posters for New Zealand actors, dancers, musicians and sportspeople overseas. More about the Alexander Turnbull Library collections.
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Original materials in the collection are available in the Library's Katherine Mansfield Reading Room. Digital copies of some items are shown online through their catalogue descriptions. To see them, use the Gallery view when looking at a search result. Additional photographic and digital copies of some pictorial items are also available in the Library's Reading Room.
- John Johnson Collection of Printed Ephemera.
- Ephemera Photographics | Wedding, Engagement and Family Photographer;
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The Library can provide copies of available ephemera material if copying does not harm the physical state of the original, or breach copyright. We provide photocopies for research purposes, or digital copies for publication. As an alternative to photocopies, visitors may use their own digital cameras to make copies for private research purposes only. Auckland City Libraries. Theatre Aotearoa, NZ stage productions archive. Close message. Skip to content.
- Works of George Parsons Lathrop;
- Eve of Destruction (The Chronicles of Eve Book 1)!
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- Racine et Shakespeare (French Edition)?
- Modern Mind Power;
We have been in the bookselling trade for more than 15 years, and together have over a half-century experience in working with books and manuscripts. We have a large stock, focusing primarily, but by no means exclusively, on 16th- to midth-century books in English, French, and German in the fields of history, travel, and the arts, and children's books; late 19th- and early 20th-century military prints and postcards; and manuscripts, deeds, maps, and printed ephemera of all periods and disciplines.
If you want to know the minute we add something in your field of interest, enter your email address under Topic Notification on the left side of the screen. Click on the category in the pull-down menu, and click Add Notification.
You'll receive an email notifying you whenever we add an item in that category. This discount is available for orders through our website only. We are always looking to purchase books and manuscripts, and welcome all inquiries. The copyright to all descriptions and photographs of books and ephemera offered here belong to Classic Books and Ephemera. Celsus on Medicine; Third Edition, carefully