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American Popular Culture 1875 – 1975

This collection is a grouping of smaller, interrelated collections that illustrate aspects of American popular culture between 1875 and 1975. Included are early editions of the widely popular Horatio Alger novels from the latter 19th century, as well as the Pulp and Mad Magazine Collections, described elsewhere in this listing.

Dates covered: ca. 1875—1975
Language: English
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Collection policy: By appointment

Subject (s): American wit and humor — Periodicals. Caricature and cartoons — Periodicals. Comic books, strips, etc. — Periodicals. Popular culture. Popular culture — United States. Science fiction — Periodicals. Pulp literature.


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Library Special Collections Home | Alameda County Voter Registration Records 1875—1925 | American Popular Culture 1875 – 1975 | Artists’ Books | Earthquake and Vulcanology | Henry H. Hart | Historical Documents on Slavery | History of Print and Fine Press Books | Japanese Relocation Materials from WWII | Pulp Magazines | San Francisco Bay Area Poetry | Jensen Family Manuscripts | Marco Polo

Last Updated 07.07.10

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