Ephemera collection online

ephemera

This collections consists of items, on paper, that were never intended to be kept for more than a few weeks.

cartoon
Accession number: LDWIM011512
Class: Ephemera
Description: A cartoon from Punch magazine, July 27th 1872, entitled 'A Few Hours at Wimbledon'. It depicts scenes from the National Rifle Association's Camp on Wimbledon Common.
photograph
Accession number: LDWIM011513
Class: Ephemera
Description: A photograph showing Edward, Prince of Wales, firing a trial shot at the National Rifle Association's Camp on Wimbledon Common, 1888. (un-named source of photograph)
poster
Accession number: LDWIM011514
Class: Ephemera
Description: Wimbledon Choral Society: a poster advertising a concert on Monday, 21st November 1988 at Merton Civic Hall, Wimbledon, with performances of Brahms' Requiem and Bruckner's Te Deum.
poster
Accession number: LDWIM011515
Class: Ephemera
Description: Wimbledon Symphony Orchestra: a poster advertising the orchestra and welcoming new members.
poster
Accession number: LDWIM011516
Class: Ephemera
Description: A poster produced in 1971 to celebrate Wimbledon Football Club winning the Amateur Cup in 1963. It is an enlargement of the front cover of the magazine 'Scorcher', and depicts the 'Man of the Match', Eddie Reynolds.
poster
Accession number: LDWIM011517
Class: Ephemera
Description: A poster showing Wimbledon Theatre, produced from a painting by Tony Kane.