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Finding Aid for the Collection of Motion Picture Advertising Ephemera, ca. 1915-
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • History
  • Scope and Content
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Collection of Motion Picture Advertising Ephemera,
    Date (inclusive): ca. 1915-
    Collection number: 160
    Extent: 21 boxes
    Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Performing Arts Special Collections.
    Los Angeles, California 90095-1575
    Abstract: The collection consists of publicity-related ephemera for American motion pictures.
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information

    Restrictions on Use and Reproduction

    Copyright has not been assigned to the Performing Arts Special Collections, UCLA. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Arts Special Collections Librarian. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Performing Arts Special Collections 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.

    Restrictions on Access

    COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF: Advance notice required for access.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Collection of Motion Picture Advertising Ephemera (Collection 160). Performing Arts Special Collections, University of California, Los Angeles.


    The history for this collection is not available at this time.

    Scope and Content

    Collection consists mostly of programs and other publicity-related ephemera associated with American motion pictures. Includes numerous fold-out programs, fold-out posters, souvenir books, and souvenir programs. Also includes other ephemera such as bumper stickers, pop-up and stand-up displays, Variety advertising supplements, calendars, and event invitations. Material is predominately English.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    Advertising -- Motion pictures.
    Souvenir programs.