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World Fairs & International Expositions sheet music collection
M2221  
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Description
Sheet music relating to World Fairs and Expositions from 1851 - 1984, 131 sheets. There is a detailed catalog provided from the dealer
Background
World's fairs and world expositions have been held since 1851, when The Great Exhibition opened in London. Such expositions are generally large international expositions lasting for 3-6 months, and are designed to showcase different nations' achievements.
Extent
1.5 Linear Feet (2 flat boxes and 1 map folder)
Restrictions
While Special Collections is the owner of the physical items, permission to examine collection materials is not an authorization to publish. These materials are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study. Any transmission or reproduction beyond that allowed by fair use requires permission from the owners of rights, heir(s) or assigns. See: http://library.stanford.edu/spc/using-collections/permission-pub lish
Availability
Open for research. Note that material must be requested at least 36 hours in advance of intended use.