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Ephemera Collection
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  • Language of Material: English
    Contributing Institution: Center for Sacramento History
    Title: Ephemera collection
    Identifier/Call Number: MS0098

    Scope and Contents

    The Ephemera Collection at the Center for Sacramento History is an artificial collection created to organize and make accessible the large number of discrete, historically valuable ephemeral items we receive as one-off or small donations.


    The Ephemera Collection is arranged into 19 series:
    • Agriculture
    • Arts and Entertainment
    • Boosterism and Visitor Guides
    • Business
    • Conventions
    • Cultural Events, Organizations, and Sites
    • Development, Redevelopment, and Historic Preservation
    • Government, Politics, and Elections
    • Labor
    • Old Sacramento
    • Periodicals
    • Postcards - Outside Sacramento
    • Postcards - Sacramento
    • Religious Events and Organizations
    • Restaurants and Menus
    • Social Events and Organizations
    • Sports and Recreation
    • Transportation
    • Utilities
    Most of these series also contain subseries. Arrangement is alphabetical.