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[[Category: Cataloging]]

Revision as of 22:13, 26 February 2015

The Folger Shakespeare Library has several different series of card catalogs. None are currently being added to or maintained, but some contain records for material not (yet) described elsewhere.

  • Main card catalog: books and maps (mostly now in Hamnet)
    • Author, title, and subject cards interfiled
    • Chronological: Continental publications before 1700
    • Chronological: English publications before 1700
    • Printer/Publisher: ?? need to check
    • Former owners
  • Art card catalog (all now in Hamnet)
    • Prints: artist, title, and subject interfiled
    • Photographs: by subject
    • Drawings and watercolors: by subject on 3 x 5 cards cross-referenced to artists on photocopied cards in two 3-ring binders
    • Chronological: pre-1700 prints
  • Manuscripts card catalog (all now in Hamnet)
    • Author, title, and subject cards interfiled
    • Chronological (is there a date limit?)
    • First lines of pre-1700 English poetry
  • Playbills (not in Hamnet)
    • England: by city, then theater, then season (no access by actors or plays)
    • America: by city, the theater, then season (no access by actors or plays
  • Costumes and props (not in Hamnet)
    • Actor
    • Play/Character
    • Garment or object type
  • Illustrations (not in Hamnet)
    • STC by subject
    • Wing by subject (very incomplete)