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Digital content
148 items
Archive/Manuscript
42 linear feet
Finding aid
Online Archive of California
Collection of approximately 3966 underground comics (or comix), most in regular or magazine size, with a few oversize, tabloids, minicomics, and digest sized issues. Represented in the collection are thousands of authors. Roughly two-thirds of the collection are single issues of titles, with the other third made up of multi-issue series. Topics reflected in the collection include politics, sexuality, hippies, classical themes such as fantasy or science fiction, and factual topics like biography or history.
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2. Jenny Lind [1846 ... 1848]

Digital content
11 items
Physical extent
1 toy (1 doll, 10 dresses, 5 hair pieces, 1 wooden block, 1 cardboard box) : lithograph, color ; 10 x 6 cm or smaller; in box 11 x 18 x 3 cm
  • 1. Robert der Teufel = Robert the Devil : Alice
  • 2. Die Hugenotten = The Huguenots : Valentine
  • 3. Die Nachtwandlerin = The Somnambule : Amine
  • 4. Don Juan = Don Juan : Donna Anna
  • 5. Die Tochter des Regiments = The Daughter of the Regiment : Mary
  • 6. Norma = Norma : Norma
  • 7. and 8. Vielka = Vielka : Vielka
  • 9. Der Freischütze = The Freischütz : Agathe
  • 10. In Concert-Toilette = In the concert-toilet
Paper doll of Jenny Lind, the 19th century opera star known as the "Swedish Nightingale", with one doll, 10 costumes from her most famous stage roles, and a wooden block to stand the doll up, all housed in the original cardboard box.
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Digital content
7 items
Archive/Manuscript
1 folder (8 leaves)
Consists of 7 leaves of medieval calligraphy, 5 of which have pencil written dates & places : ca. 1310 England, ca. 1400 Italy, ca. 1400 France (2), ca. 1480 Italy. 2 larger leaves are undated: one contains music, the other has floral border and illuminated initials. All the texts are religious, some from service books. Also included is an example of German handwriting, Beicht-Gebetter vor der Beicht.
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