Guide to the Gerald Ponsonby Collection of Printed Ephemera, 1879 - 1911Manuscript MS-1119

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Guide to the Gerald Ponsonby Collection of Printed Ephemera, 1879 - 1911

Call Number:

Manuscript MS-1119

Collection Dates:

1879 - 1911

Size of Collection:

2 volumes ; 42 cm


Contains two volume scrapbook with a variety of mounted ephemera.

Access to Collection:


Use & Access

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Access to Collection


Publication & Use

Permission from Dartmouth College required for publication or reproduction.

Introduction to the Collection

Contains two scrapbooks with a variety of mounted invitation tickets, engravings, bookmarks, advertising cards, performance programs and other printed ephemera related to social and professional meetings.


Probably Gerald Henry Brabazon Ponsonby (1829-1908). Private secretary to the Viceroy of Ireland (1847-1852) and also to British Prime Minister Palmerston (1857-1858.)

Box & Folder List

Box: 1, Dates: circa 1890

Contains two scrapbooks

Access Restrictions


Box Contents

  • There is no folder listing for this box.

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