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Bernard H. Craven playbill collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: H-Mss-0242

  • Staff Only

Scope and Contents

The largest playbill collection at the Libraries comes from the estate of Bernard H Craven 1905-1992 of Redlands. He amassed a collection of about 3,000 playbills from the United States and Europe. The playbills include drama, dance, music, and film productions from the early 1920s to 1992.


  • Creation: 1897 - 1992



11.4 Linear Feet (9 records boxes, 6 document boxes, 2 index card boxes, 1 folder, 1 envelope, and 1 cardboard sandwich)

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