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Title
[Magicians and mediums scrapbook,]
Type
Text
Subject
Houdini, Harry, 1874-1926--Notebooks, sketchbooks, etc.
Magicians.
Houdini, Harry, 1874-1926--Knowledge--Spiritualism.
Mediums.
Daredevils.
Genre Form
Scrapbooks--United States.
Language
English
Illustrative Content
illustrations
portraits
Geographic Coverage
United States
Identified By
Lccn: 2011656346
Summary
Scrapbook probably assembled by Harry Houdini. Newspaper clippings (a few from clipping services) and a few magazine clippings on magicians, mediums, hypnotism, and daredevils. Handbills and posters advertising performances, some in color. A few photographs, several of which are formal portraits, and envelopes addressed to Charles L. Burlingame (one of the companies operated by H.J. Burlingame) and H.J. Burlingame. Some materials annotated in Houdini's hand; autographed, p. 13. Ca. 100 p. are blank. A leaf of ms. notes (in Houdini's hand) on the scrapbook itself is laid in.
Authorized Access Point
Houdini, Harry, 1874-1926 [Magicians and mediums scrapbook,] [1860-1906]
Authorized Access Point Variant
Harry Houdini Collection (Library of Congress) [Magicians and mediums scrapbook,] [1860-1906]