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Waxworks

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 12 Collections and/or Records:

A Grand collection of Waxworks Handbill, 27 December 1789

 Item — Box John Barmwell Taylor Box 2: Series 178T1
Reference code: 178T1.219
Scope and Contents

The Sun Inn, Sadler Street, Durham. Waxwork figures "Just arrived from Fleet Street London".

Dates: 27 December 1789

Extraordinary Novelty Handbill, 1843

 Item — Box John Barmwell Taylor Box 1: Series 178T1
Reference code: 178T1.31
Scope and Contents

Grand Centrifugal Railway, and Dubourg's Wax Works at Great Windmill St, Haymarket. 200ft Long roller coaster, down a steep incline through a loop and then up another incline to safety at speed of over 100mph. Accompanied by Dubourg's Waxworks exhibition. Printed by George Stuart, 15 Archr-Street, Great Windmill Street, Haymarket.

Dates: 1843

Extraordinary Novelty Handbill, 1843

 Item — Box John Barmwell Taylor Box 1: Series 178T1
Reference code: 178T1.32
Scope and Contents

Grand Centrifugal Railway, and Dubourg's Wax Works at Great Windmill St, Haymarket. 200ft Long roller coaster, down a steep incline through a loop and then up another incline to safety at speed of over 100mph. Accompanied by Dubourg's Waxworks exhibition. Printed by J.W. Peel, 74, New Cut, Lambeth.

Dates: 1843

Figures in Wax Handbill, 1 - 31 July 1815

 Item — Box John Barmwell Taylor Box 1: Series 178T1
Reference code: 178T1.104
Scope and Contents

Anthony Giraldelli at 17 Pickett Street, Strand. "Figures in Wax, as large as life and habited in the costume of their respective countries". Printed by T. Wood, 43, Stanhope Street, Clare Market.

Dates: 1 - 31 July 1815

Handbills, c1786 - 1968

 Series — Box John Barmwell Taylor Box 1: Series 178T1
Reference code: 178T1
Scope and Contents

Handbills for travelling shows, fairs, exhibitions and performances in London.

Dates: c1786 - 1968

Historical Gallery Handbill, 1861

 Item — Box John Barmwell Taylor Box 1: Series 178T1
Reference code: 178T1.154
Scope and Contents

Madame Tussaud's Exhibition at Bazaar. "Small specimen of Artificial Ice is removed from the COLOSSEUM and a surface of 3000 sq ft is now exhibiting and opened to the public for skating on". Illustrated.

Dates: 1861

John Bramwell Taylor Collection

 Fonds
Reference code: NFA0086
Scope and Contents The collection consists of handbills, programmes and small flyers for shows, fairs, expositions and circus performances in the nineteenth century. The circus material in the Bramwell Taylor Collection was sponsored by the Circus Friends Association of Great Britain and consists of material relating to 19th century touring circuses, individual acts and purpose built hippodromes such as Hengler’s Circus and Astley’s Amphitheatre. Additionally this collection also contains a small amount of...
Dates: c1786 - 2003

New Addition! Handbill, 1864

 Item — Box John Barmwell Taylor Box 1: Series 178T1
Reference code: 178T1.153
Scope and Contents

Madame Tussaud's Exhibition at Bazaar. Listing new additions for the year.

Dates: 1864

New Exhibition Handbill, c1786

 Item — Box John Barmwell Taylor Box 1: Series 178T1
Reference code: 178T1.103
Scope and Contents

The Seraglio, Waxworks at Grand Salloon, Lyceum. "A cabinet containing an exact representation of the Seraglio" and other figures.

Dates: c1786

Piccadilly, Piccadilly Hall and Haymarket Handbills, c1820 - 1885

 Sub-Series — Box John Barmwell Taylor Box 1: Series 178T1
Reference code: 178T1.21-43
Scope and Contents

Handbills for travelling shows, exhibitions and performances at Piccadilly, Piccadilly Hall and Haymarket.

Dates: c1820 - 1885

Royal Wax Work Handbill, c1800 - 1830

 Item — Box John Barmwell Taylor Box 2: Series 178T1
Reference code: 178T1.216
Scope and Contents

Mr Sylvester and his Cabinet of Waxworks at 31 College Green, Dublin. Waxworks of King of England, etc.

Dates: c1800 - 1830

Unrivalled Waxwork Figures Handbill

 Item — Box John Barmwell Taylor Box 1: Series 178T1
Reference code: 178T1.137
Scope and Contents

The Great Panopticum Museum at 35 Leicester Square. Waxworks containing Chamber of Horrors, M Carnot on his death bed, the awful tortures of the inquisition, the guillotine of Paris etc. Illustrated.

Dates: 1835 - 1895