Summary


Overview

Creator:

Jones, Carl W. (Carl Waring), 1887-1957.

Title:

Carl W. Jones Magic Collection

Dates:

1870s-1948

Size:

1.85 cubic feet, 3 boxes, 3 scrapbooks

Call number:

TC044

Storage note:

This collection is stored at Firestone Library.

Requests will be delivered to Manuscripts Division, RBSC Reading Room .

Location:

Princeton University. Library. Dept. of Rare Books and Special Collections
Manuscripts Division
One Washington Road
Princeton, New Jersey 08544 USA

Language(s) of material:

English.


Abstract

Consists of three scrapbooks of publicity photographs--compiled by C. A. George Newman and collected by Carl W. Jones--of some 19th- but mainly 20th-century mentalists, magicians, ventriloquists, and illusionists.