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Title Victorian sheet music covers collection, 1826-1952.
LOCATION CALL # STATUS
 Special Collections & Archives  VMC  box 1    IN LIBRARY
 Special Collections & Archives  VMC  box 2    IN LIBRARY
 Special Collections & Archives  VMC  box 3    IN LIBRARY
 Special Collections & Archives  VMC  box 4    IN LIBRARY
 Special Collections & Archives  VMC  box 5    IN LIBRARY
  
Description 4.6 linear feet
Note Includes some music.
Access The collection is open for research use.
Summary Collection consists of approximately 840 sheet music covers produced in the United Kingdom during the Victorian era, which depict various aspects of British life and culture at the time, and demonstrate the development of printing techniques including color lithography and embossing. While the majority of the items in the collection are only covers, a few pieces are still attached to their scores. Also included in the collection is a small number of news clippings with articles related to Victorian music and music hall performers.
Subject Music title pages.
Other Title Victorian music covers.
Collection of Victorian music covers.
OCLC number 10360324