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EC. Ephemera Collections

Identifier: EC

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Durkee Enterprises theatre ephemera collection

Identifier: DURK

Ephemera from one of the oldest and largest Baltimore movie circuits, Durkee Enterprises. The collection is mostly made up of programs, but also includes brochures, newspapers, and magazines from 1922-1965.

Dates: 1922-1965

Ephemera collection

Identifier: EPHEM

The ephemera collection consists of over one million items containing obsolete money and lottery tickets, playbills, invitations, billheads, menus, tobacco labels, match books, bottle caps, trade cards, flyers, pamphlets, catalogs, labels, and countless other items bearing advertisements dating from the 18th century to the present.

Dates: 1753 - 2012

Eubie Blake manuscript and ephemera collection

Identifier: MS 2800

The Eubie Blake Manuscript and Ephemera Collection contains correspondence, manuscript materials, ephemera, awards, certificates, and other materials from the estate of Baltimore born composer and pianist James Hubert “Eubie” Blake (1887-1983). The materials span from circa 1905 to his death in 1983.

Dates: circa 1905-1983

Gist theatre ephemera collection

Identifier: GIST
Scope and Contents

Collection consists primarily of programs along with some playbills, cast lists, and other materials from theatres in Maryland, Delaware, Pennsylvania, Virginia, and Washington, DC.

Dates: 1945-2008