Collection CHC5272 - Theater Poster Collection

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Theater Poster Collection


  • 1925-2014 (Creation)


3 Boxes

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The Theater Poster Collection consists of posters of theater productions and events in Cuba or in the diaspora during 1925 to the present.

System of arrangement

Arranged in two series alphabetically by organization name:

1. Oversize posters.

2. Non-oversize posters.

The arrangement scheme for this collection was imposed during processing in the abscence of a usable original order.

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The collection is open for research.

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Requests to publish or display materials from this collection require written permission from the rights owner. Please contact for more information.

Languages of the material

  • English
  • Spanish

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The materials in this collection have been acquired through numerous gifts and purchases over time.

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The repository continues to add materials to this collection on a regular basis.

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Selected materials from this collection have been digitized.

Related archival materials

Related materials providing more information of theater events may be found in Theater Ephemera Collection Finding Aid.

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