SERIES 3 - EPHEMERA

SERIES DESCRIPTION

        Series 3, Ephemera, includes business and calling cards, invitations, and travel memorabilia collected by C. F. Himes and other family members.  The business and calling cards reflect personal and professional relationships of members of the Himes family.  Invitations to dinners, lectures, weddings, and other occasions are further indications of personal relationships of Himes family members.  The travel memorabilia includes different types of materials representative of the numerous excursions undertaken by C. F. Himes.  Of particular note are items relating to several trips to Europe, including ticket stubs, programs for theatrical and musical performances, and papers regarding the ships on which Himes crossed the Atlantic, including the Lusitania in 1911.

SERIES INVENTORY

BOX 15 - MC 2000.1

CARDS
Folder 01)    Business and calling cards

INVITATIONS
Folder 02)    Ceremonies, dinners, etc. 1867-1887
Folder 03)    Ceremonies, dinners, etc. 1890-1933
Folder 04)    Weddings. 1880-1917

TRAVEL MEMORABILIA
Folder 05)    Business flyers
Folder 06)    Maps, postcards, and travel guides
Folder 07)    Programs for performances. 1865-1890
Folder 08)    Tickets and entry passes
Folder 09)    Trans-Atlantic steamship miscellany. 1872-1911