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Burton Van Deusen Circus Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 01-MSS 2011-0321

Scope and Contents

Immigration and naturalization documents for circus performers, postcards, circus posters and broadsides, clothing, stilts, and related materials documenting circus performances.

Dates

  • Created: 1954-1984
  • Other: Date acquired: 03/21/2011

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open to all researchers.

Conditions Governing Use

All requests for permission to quote, publish, broadcast or otherwise reproduce from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Associate Dean for Special Collections & Archives. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Florida State University Libraries as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the researcher.

Extent

2.30 Linear Feet

Language of Materials

English

Source of Acquisition

Marilyn H. Erps

Method of Acquisition

Gift

Related Materials

Sayre Circus Collection, FSU Flying High Circus materials
Title
Burton Van Deusen Circus Collection
Author
Adrienne Serra
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Language of description note
eng

Repository Details

Part of the FSU Special Collections & Archives Repository

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