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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 ValseAutumn
The Lulu Autumn
TheTopsy's Fleurs
The Bloomer's
Topsy's SongFleurs d'Été

First Cover

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