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Printed ephemera

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 9 Collections and/or Records:

Abraham Lincoln scrapbooks and ephemera

Identifier: RHC-67
Collection Description The collection consists of materials, compiled by collector Harvey E. Lemmen, as part of his extensive book, manuscript, ephemera and art collection on the life and death of the 16th President of the United States, Abraham Lincoln. Three large scrapbooks of newspaper clippings and articles from local and national press are titled, v. 1 Lincolniana: his assassination and funeral; v.2 Lincoln in pictures; v. 3 Lincoln in advertising. The boxes contain additional scrapbooks and loose scrapbook...
Dates: 1865-2000

Florence (Williams) Jackson scrapbooks and ephemera

Identifier: RHC-117
Scope and Contents Collection contains one scrapbook of ephemera and personal memorabilia of Grand Rapdids Central High School from the late 1930s, where Florence Williams was a student. The book contains notes, certificates, event programs, and memorabilia of the Biology Club, Home Economics Club, the Girl Reserve organization, ticket stubs, and greeting cards. There are also several folders of loose materials related to the scrapbook.The collection also contains two photograph albums dating from...
Dates: 1934-1942

Kate Scott Anthon and family correspondence

Identifier: RHC-216
Scope and Contents Extensive collection of correspondence between Kate Scott Anthon, her sister-in-law Elizabeth "Lila" Synnott Scott, her niece Edith Scott Johnston (Elizabeth's daughter), and between mother and dauther Elizabeth and Edith. The collection also contains significant family correspondence between various members of the Scott, Synnott, and Johnston families, other relatives, friends and acquaintances. The bulk of the collection dates between 1820 and 1920, with the entire collection dating...
Dates: 1793 - 1948; Majority of material found within 1820 - 1920

Frances Marie Krider scrapbook

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: RHC-118
Scope and Contents One scrapbook, 402 x 292 cm. with 32 leaves.Contents comprise Frances Krider's visual diary for 1941, beginning in January, proceeding through the months, and ending with New Year's Eve. The items attached to the leaves include greeting cards; photographs; programs of plays, movies, and shows attended locally and in other cities; ticket stubs; souvenirs; and brochures from parks and other attractions.Photographs consist of Frances' bedroom and other house interiors,...
Dates: 1941

Mattawan, Michigan collection

Identifier: RHC-226
Scope and Contents Collection of personal and family papers, school ephemera and scrapbooks, and miscellaneous manuscript and printed ephemera from Mattawan, Michigan, spanning mostly from the 1920s to the 1950s. The materials in the collection largley centers around Morgie Glidden, but also includes materials from her parents, Blanche and Volney Glidden, as well as her sons Dale, Jack, and Donald Austin.The collection is arranged in several groupings, including family papers, education materials,...
Dates: 1897-1958; Majority of material found within 1921-1958

Mary Schneider Ohm GVSC scrapbooks and memorabilia

Identifier: RHC-76
Collection Description

Mary Schneider started collecting memorabilia of her personal and school experiences while at Union High School in Grand Rapids, Michigan and continued through her enrollment in the Pioneer class at Grand Valley. The collection consists of 4 scrapbooks, newspaper clippings, Grand Valley publications, student records and memorabilia, and correspondence from her tenure on the Alumni Association.

Dates: 1960-2010

Regional history miscellany collection

Identifier: RHC-102
Scope and Contents

Collection contains an assortment of printed ephemera, realia, photographs, personal papers, and other, unrelated materials purchased by and donated to Special Collections & University Archives. Some materials relate to Grand Rapids, West Michigan history, and the history of photography.

Dates: circa 1890-2006

Marjory Ann Reubene college scrapbook

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: RHC-124
Scope and Contents One scrapbook, 260 x 341 cm. 37 leaves. Black textured cloth with the initial M stamped in gold on the cover. Contains letters, invitations, dance cards, playbills, university publications, greeting cards, newspaper clippings, notes, postcards, and other ephemera affixed to leaves with cellophane tape. Most of the materials relate to the educational and social experiences of Marjory Reubene during her first two years in attendance at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor. 10 of the...
Dates: 1948 - 1950

University promotional materials

Identifier: GV013-01
Collection Description This series contains promotional materials created by institutional marketing, administrative offices, student groups, academic disciplines, and staff and faculty groups. Materials include informational brochures and promotional materials for events, programs, and ceremonies. Files from the 1960-1980s come from predecessor departments which were responsible for public relations. Beginning in the 1990s, the Archives began collecting promotional materials distributed to the university...
Dates: 1960–2015