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Dreams of the Past


19th Century Color Lithographic Sheet Music Covers

An exhibition from the collections of the John Hay Library
September - October 1996


Color lithography was extensively used for sheet music covers in the mid-19th century. A sampling of the covers in the exhibition is included here.


The Black Crook Lulu Valse Autumn
The Lulu Autumn
The Topsy's Fleurs
The Bloomer's
Complaint
Topsy's Song Fleurs d'Été

First Cover




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