American Broadsides and Ephemera, 1760-1900
Fully searchable full-text of 30,000 posters, playbills, proclamations, menus, advertisements, invitations, fliers, certificates, billheads, ship cards, deathbed confessions, pop songs, etc. Some facsimilies in color. The broadsides illustrate a fascinating range of life in 18th- and 19th-century America. From the collection of the American Antiquarian Society. To cross-search with Early American Imprints, Series I: Evans, 1639-1800; Early American Imprints, Series II: Shaw-Shoemaker, 1801-1819; and Early American Newspapers, use Archive of Americana. Search Early American Imprints, Series I and II and American Broadsides and Ephemera, 1760-1900 in the combined search interface, America’s Historical Imprints.