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Author: Cara Gilgenbach, December 2008.
Descriptive Rules: DACS
Inclusive Dates: 1900-1999
Extent: .16 cubic feet (1 slim document case)
Physical Location: 11th floor
Abstract: This collection contains miscellaneous ephemera related to Sherlock Holmes and Arthur Conan Doyle.
Scope and Content: This collection contains a variety of ephemeral items related to the Sherlock Holmes stories and character created by Arthur Conan Doyle. Included are cigarette cards, postcards, greeting cards, and other collectibles.
Statement of Arrangement: Material is arranged alphbetically by type of material.
Preferred Citation: Sherlock Holmes Ephemera collection. Department of Special Collections and Archives. Kent State University Libraries and Media Services.
Related Material: The Borowitz Crime collection includes many publications and other materials related to Arthur Conan Doyle and Sherlock Holmes. See also the Crime-related Artifacts collection for other collectibles. Additional Conan Doyle plabills are found in the Crime-related Playbills collection.
Acquisition Information: This collection was purchased by Special Collections and Archives for the Borowitz Collection in 2007 from Rupert Books.