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Guide to the Sacramento Ephemera Collection
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Scope and Content Note
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Sacramento Ephemera Collection
    Dates: 1859-2017
    Collection number: EC
    Collection Size: 25 linear ft. (52 archival boxes)
    Repository: Sacramento Public Library. Sacramento Room
    Sacramento, California 95814
    Abstract: The Sacramento Ephemera Collection consists of printed material produced by Sacramento businesses, chambers of commerce, sports teams, schools, government agencies, theaters and clubs. A range of formats includes tickets, programs, leaflets, advertisements, cards, letters, invoices and other forms of ephemeral material.
    Physical location: For current information on the location of these materials, please contact the Sacramento Room.
    Languages: Languages represented in the collection: English


    Collection is open for research.

    Publication Rights

    Use of the described materials may be subject to U.S. and international copyright laws. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Sacramento Public Library as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the reader.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Sacramento ephemera collection, Sacramento Room, Sacramento Public Library, Sacramento, California.

    Scope and Content Note

    This collection is organized into twelve series:
    • Series 1. Businesses
    • Series 2. California State Fair
    • Series 3. Chambers of Commerce
    • Series 4. Churches
    • Series 5. Clubs and Associations
    • Series 6. Community Events
    • Series 7. Crocker Art Museum
    • Series 8. Government
    • Series 9. Schools
    • Series 10. Sports
    • Series 11. Theater and Performing Arts
    • Series 12. Visitor Guides

    Indexing Terms

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