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Photo, Print, Drawing Houdini letterhead from 1912.

About this Item

Title

  • Houdini letterhead from 1912.

Summary

  • Letterhead with cameo portrait of Harry Houdini in profile; a handwritten note signed by Houdini identifies this item as his steel engraving letterhead of 1912, made in Bradford, England.

Names

  • Teale, Oscar S. (Oscar Schutte), 1848-1927, former owner.
  • McManus-Young Collection (Library of Congress)

Created / Published

  • [Bradford, England] : [Cleggs Printer], [1912]

Headings

  • -  Houdini, Harry,--1874-1926
  • -  Stationery--England--Bradford--Specimens

Genre

  • Letterheads--1910-1920
  • Steel engravings--1910-1920

Notes

  • -  Title devised by Library staff.
  • -  From the Oscar Teale Houdini scrapbook held by the Rare Book and Special Collections Division, Library of Congress, page [29].
  • -  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress website.
  • -  Record converted from American Memory pseudomarc; td12 completed

Medium

  • 1 sheet : 1 illustration (steel engraving) ; 27 x 20 cm

Call Number/Physical Location

  • GV1542 .M32 1845, Box 32A

Repository

  • Library of Congress Rare Book and Special Collections Division Washington, D.C. 20540 USA dcu

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 2018682490

Online Format

  • image

Additional Metadata Formats

IIIF Presentation Manifest

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Chicago citation style:

Teale, Oscar S. , Former Owner, and Mcmanus-Young Collection. Houdini Letterhead from. Bradford England, 1912. [Bradford, England: Cleggs Printer] Photograph. https://www.loc.gov/item/2018682490/.

APA citation style:

Teale, O. S. & Mcmanus-Young Collection. (1912) Houdini Letterhead from. Bradford England, 1912. [Bradford, England: Cleggs Printer] [Photograph] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2018682490/.

MLA citation style:

Teale, Oscar S. , Former Owner, and Mcmanus-Young Collection. Houdini Letterhead from. [Bradford, England: Cleggs Printer] Photograph. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2018682490/>.