Printed Ephemera of Visual Culture, 1820-1920
A Unique Resource of Over 250,000 Classic Images
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THE JOHN and CAROLYN GROSSMAN COLLECTION
The Winterthur Library at the Winterthur Museum & Country Estate 
Route 52, Kennett Pike, Winterthur, Delaware 19735. www.winterthur.org. 

Themes And Categories

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POPULAR IMAGE THEMES

Alphabets & Numbers
Angels & Cherubs
Animals
Antiquity
Architecture & Structures
Bathing Beauties
Children & Infants
Christmas
Circus
Clothing & Accessories
Currency
Design Patterns
Dolls, Toys & Games
Easter
Elves & Fairies
Fans
Famous People
Feathers
Fictional Characters
Flowers
Food & Drink
Foreign Cultures
Furnishings
Gardening
Halloween
Home Life
Household Objects
Judaica
Men
Military
Musical Instruments
Nautical
New Year's Day
Nursery Rhymes
Occupations
Patriotism
Places & Scenery
Plants & Trees
Religion
Royalty & Nobility
Sea Life & Shells
Social Life
Sports & Recreation
St. Patrick's Day
Teddy Bears
Thanksgiving
Tobacco & Plantations
Tools & Equipment
Transportation
Valentine's Day
Western Americana
Women


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CATEGORIES OF EPHEMERA

Advertising Posters
Billheads & Letterheads
Board Games
Booklets & Bookmarks
Calendars
Calling Cards
Candy Containers
Certificates
Cigar Labels, Bands & Boxes
Children's Books
Christmas Ornaments
Cookbooks
Cotillion Badges
Crests & Monograms
Currency
Devotional Cards
Die-cut Scrap
Etiquette Manuals
Fabric Labels
Fancy Cards & Envelopes
Fans
Fashion Illustrations
Food Labels
Gift Tags
Greeting Cards
Invitations & Programs
Lace Paper
Luggage & Travel Labels
Magazines & Periodicals
Matchbox Labels
Paper Constructions
Paper Decorations
Paper Dolls & Toys
Perfume Labels
Playing Cards
Postcards
Product Boxes & Packaging
Puzzles & Blocks
Rewards of Merit
Scrapbooks
Seed Catalogs & Packets
Sheet Music
Stationery & Correspondence
Textiles & Lace
Tickets & Passes
Tobacco Cards
Trade Booklets & Catalogs
Trade Cards
Valentines
Wallpaper
Writing Tablets & Tools




   

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