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About the American Popular Entertainment Collection

The American Popular Entertainment collection contains digital facsimiles of historic newspapers and trade journals published for the entertainment industry in the US between 1853 and 1929. These works include trade perspectives, features, and travel information on vaudeville, music performance, burlesque, and other popular forms of entertainment of the period.

Digitization of this collection made possible through the generous support of Library Friend Robert O. Endres.

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