Finding Aid for the Miscellaneous Ephemera Collection, ca. 1800-

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Box 951575
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575
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Descriptive Summary

Title: Miscellaneous Ephemera Collection,
Date (inclusive): ca. 1800-
Collection number: 113
Extent: 85 boxes (42.5 linear ft.)1 oversize box
Abstract: Collection consists of broadsides, clippings, brochures, and other ephemeral material relating to all areas of the world except the United States.
Language: English
Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Department of Special Collections.
Los Angeles, California 90095-1575
Physical location: Stored off-site at SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections Reference Desk for paging information.

Administrative Information

Restrictions on Access

COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF: Open for research. Advance notice required for access. Contact the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections Reference Desk for paging information.

Restrictions on Use and Reproduction

Property rights to the physical object belong to the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections. Literary rights, including copyright, are retained by the creators and their heirs. It is the responsibility of the researcher to determine who holds the copyright and pursue the copyright owner or his or her heir for permission to publish where The UC Regents do not hold the copyright.

Provenance/Source of Acquisition

Collection assembled by the UCLA Library Department of Special Collections.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Miscellaneous Ephemera Collection (Collection 113). Department of Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, UCLA.

Scope and Content

Collection consists of broadsides, clippings, brochures, and other ephemeral material relating to all areas of the world except the United States. Subjects include almanacs, W.H. Auden, Francis Bacon, Geoffrey Chaucer, clay tablets, Georges Clemenceau, Cunard Steamship Company, Daniel Defoe, Dionne quintuplets, Japan, mountaineering, Philippine languages, postcards, Shakespeare, transportation, James Cook, France, Angus Wilson, and others.

Organization and Arrangement

Arranged in the following series:
  1. Collection is arranged alphabetically by subject.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.

Genres and Forms of Material

Ephemera.


Container List

Box 1

Abbey, Edwin Austin (1852-1911) - Alison, Sir Archibald.

Note

Addison, Joseph (1672-1719) missing, June 1992.
Box 69

Alexander II, emperor of Russia (1818-1881) - Alliance for Progress.

Box 2

Almanacs.

Box 3

Amherst, William Pitt Amherst, 1st earl (1773-1857) - Armstrong, Martin Donisthorpe (1882- ).

Box 69

Armstrong, Terence Ian Fytton (1912-1971) - Astor, Nancy Witcher (Langhorne) viscountess (1879- ).

Box 4

Auden, Wystan Hugh - Australia.

Box 69

Austria - Bacon, Francis, Viscount St. Albans (1561-1626).

Box 5

Badia y Lebich, Domingo - Barker, Matthew Henry (1790-1846).

Box 85

Bank and Banking.

Box 70

Barie, Sir James Matthew, bart. (1860-1937) - Beaconsfield, Benjamin Disraeli, 1st earl of (1804-1881).

Box 6

Beardsley, Aubrey Vincent (1872-1898) - Betjeman, John (1906- ).

Box 58

Beckford, William (1760-1844).

Box 70

Bewick, Thomas (1753-1828) - Blackmore, Richard Doddridge (1825-1900).

Box 7

Blackstone, Sir William (1723-1780) - Bradley, Edward (1827-1889).

Box 70

Brazil.

Box 86

Bosnia and Hercegovina.

Box 8

Brian Boru (926-1104) - Burne-Jones, Sir Edward Coley, bart. (1833-1898).

Box 85

British Library, London; Budapest.

Box 71

Burns, Robert (1759-1796) - Byron, Reverend Benjamin.

Box 9

Byron, George Gordon Noël Byron, 6th baron (1788-1824) - Cambridge University.

Box 71

Cameras--Motion Picture - Campbell, Thomas (1777-1844).

Box 72

Canada.

Box 73

Canada--Politics and Government.

Box 10

Canary Islands - Chiang, Mme. Mei-ling (Sung) (1897- ).

Box 11

Children's letters.

Boxes 11-12

Children's literature.

Box 12

Chile - Cobbett, William (1763-1835).

Box 13

Christopher Columbus Quincentenary Jubilee.

Box 13

Cobden, Richard (1804-1865) - Copley, John Singleton (1772-1863).

Box 85

Cold War.

Boxes 59-60

Conservation of Library Materials.

Boxes 61-62

Cook, James (1728-1779).

Box 85

Carroll, Lewis (1832-1898).

Box 71

Corday d'Armont, Marie Anne Charlotte de (1768-1793) - Coulthurst, Henrico Wilhelmo.

Box 14

Cousin, Victor (1792-1867) - Czechoslovakia.

Box 71

Cuba.

Box 15

Dacre, Barbarina, (Ogle) Brand, baroness (1767-1854) - Defoe, Baniel (1661?-1731).

Box 16

De La Mare, Walter John (1873-1956) - Dickens, Charles (1812-1870)--Characters.

Box 71

Dibden, Charles (1768-1833) - Dibden, Thomas Frognall (1776-1847).

Box 71

Diderot, Denis (1713-1784).

Box 74

Dionne quintuplets.

Box 17

Dixon, William Hepworth (1821-1879) - Drake, Sir Francis (1540?-1596).

Box 74

Drummond, Henry (1851-1897) - Dumas, Alexander (1802-1870).

Box 18

Du Maurier, George Louis Palmella Busson (1834-1896) - Eliot, George ( pseudonym) (1819-1880).

Box 74

Eliot, Thomas Stearns (1888- ).

Box 19

Elizabeth, Queen of England (1533-1603) - Erasmus, Desiderius (d. 1536).

Box 20

Esperanto - France, Anatole (1844-1924).

Box 75

Forster, Edward Morgan (1879-1970).

Boxes 63-64

France.

Box 21

France, Armée--Uniforms - Gaulle, Charles de (1890-1970).

Box 22

Gautier, Theophile (1811-1872) - Gilbert, Sir Humphrey (1539-1583).

Box 23

Gilbert, Sir William Schwenck (1836-1911) - Graves, Thomas, baron (1723-1802).

Box 75

Graves, Robert (1895- ).

Box 24

Great Britain.

Box 85

Great Britain--Churches.

Box 76

Great Britain--Elections - Grieg, Edward (1843-1907).

Box 25

Gresham, Sir Thomas (1519?-1579) - Harris, Frank (1855-1931).

Box 76

Hastings, Warren (1732-1818) - Hemans, Felicia Dorothea (Browne) (1793-1835).

Box 26

Henham, Ernest George (1870- ) - Horology.

Box 76

Houghton, Richard Monckton Milnes, 1st baron (1809-1885) - Humboldt, Alexander, Freiherr von (1769-1859).

Box 27

Hunt, Leigh (1784-1859) - Inchbald, Elizabeth (Simpson (1753-1821).

Box 85

Hydrotherapy.

Box 77

Incorporated society of authors, playwrights and composers, London - Isabella Clara Eugenia, Infanta of Spain.

Box 28

Isherwood, Christopher (1904- ) - Italy.

Box 77

Jacobs, William Wymark (1863-1943) - Japan.

Box 29

Jeannne d'Arc, Saint (1412-1431) - Kemp, Reverend Robert.

Box 78

Joyce, James (1882-1941).

Box 30

Kenya - Lane, John, The Bodley Head, publisher.

Box 65

Kipling, Rudyard (1865-1936).

Box 31

Lang, Andrew (1844-1912) - Lawrence, David Herbert (1885-1930)

Box 32

Lawrence, Sir Thomas (1769-1830) - Lewis, Wyndham (1886-1957)

Box 85

League of Nations.

Box 33

Libraries - Lotteries--Great Britain.

Box 78

Lotze, Rudolph Herman (1817-1881) - Lysons, Samuel (1763-1819).

Box 34

Lytton, Edward George Earle Lytton Bulwer-Lytton, 1st baron (1803-1873) - Marguerite of Valois, queen consort of Henry IV, King of France (1553-1615).

Box 78

Maria de Austria, Infanta of Spain - Masefield, John (1878- ).

Box 35

Masks - Milton, John (1608-1674).

Box 79

Mexico.

Box 36

Mines and mineral resources - Murray, John (1778-1843)

Box 85

Moore, Thomas Sturge (1870-1944).

Box 37

Music--Juvenile - New Zealand.

Box 38

Newman, John Henry, cardinal (1801-1890) - Owen, Robert (1771-1858).

Box 66

Nin, Anaïs.

Box 80

Olympic Games (19th, 1968: Mexico City).

Box 39

Oxford, England - Parr, Harriet (1828-1900).

Box 80

Parr, Samuel (1747-1825) - Philip William, Prince of Orange (d. 1618).

Box 40

Philippine Islands - Philippine Islands--Politics and government (1970- ).

Box 42

Philippine languages - Postal Cards--Collectors and collecting.

Box 41

Photography--History.

Box 43

Postal service--Great Britain - Reid, Thomas (1710-1796).

Box 85

Religious Literature.

Box 80

Religious music - Richmond, Legh (1772-1827).

Box 44

Richter, Ludwig (1803-1884) - (The) Royal Society of London.

Box 81

Rubens, Peter Paul (1577-1640) - Russell, Bertrand Russell, 3rd earl (1872- ).

Box 45

Russell, John Russell, 1st earl (1792-1878) - Scott, Reverend Jones (d. 1884).

Box 67

Russia.

Box 81

Scott, Sir Walter, bart. (1771-1832) - Shaftesbury, Anthony Ashley Cooper, 7th earl of (1801-1885).

Box 46

Shakespeare, William (1564-1616).

Box 47

Shakespeare, William (1564-1616)--Characters.

Box 48

Shaw, George Bernard (1856-1950) - Sitwell, Dame Edith (1887-1964).

Box 81

Sitwell, Sir Osbert, bart. (1892-1969) - Smith, Herbert Greenshough (d. 1935).

Box 49

Smith, Mrs. Charlotte (Turner) (1749-1806) - Stoker, Bram (1847-1912).

Box 85

South America.

Box 81

Stokes, George Gabriel (1819-1903) - Strachey, Giles Lytton (1880-1932).

Box 82

Stratford-upon-Avon, England - Sue, Eugène (1804-1857).

Box 50

Suess, Eduard (1831-1914) - Thiers, Adolphe (1797-1877).

Box 51

Thomas, Dylan (1914-1953) - Toy Theatre.

Box 82

Trade cards--Specimens.

Box 83

Transportation - Travel.

Box 52

Tree, Herbert Beerbohm (1852-1917) - Victorian sports.

Box 53

Victorian amusements.

Box 53

Vienna - Wagner, Richard (1813-1883).

Box 54

Wakefield, Gilbert (1756-1801) - West, Benjamin (1738-1820).

Box 83

West Indies.

Box 55

Westminster Abbey -Wordsworth, William (1770-1850).

Box 83

Wilson, Angus (1913- ).

Box 57

Women.

Box 56

World Science Fiction Convention - Zwinger, Theodor (1658-1724).