Posters

Single or multi-sheet notices made to attract attention to events, activities, causes, goods, or services; also, purely decorative posters. For posting, usually in a public place; chiefly pictorial. Intended to make an immediate impression from a distance.

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Date: 2000-2019 Ref: Eph-C-RIGHTS-2000/2019 Description: Includes: 2003: Anglican Social Justice Commission. Public meeting in support of Algerian refugee Ahmed Zaoui. A public meeting ... is to be held at The Loav...
Date: 1989 Ref: Eph-C-POETRY-1989-01 Description: Poster advertising a poetry reading by Sam Hunt, shows a half-length pogotograph of the poet, with one hand raised. Date estimated from the fact that "From ...
J C Williamson Theatres present the most popular of all musical comedies, "The girl friend" of 1947. Regent Theatre Masterton, 20 June [1947]. Wright & Jaques Ltd.
Date: 1947 From: Cabot, Charles Henry, 1890-1978: [Collection of ephemera, posters and programmes. 1900-1976] By: Wright & Jaques Ltd Ref: Eph-C-CABOT-Opera-1947-01 Description: Poster on light card shows an illustration of a young woman with an exaggeratedly large head, wearing a top hat and a brief costume. The musical is described...
J C Williamson Theatres present the new Royal Comic Opera Company in a brilliant repertoire including "Balalaika", glittering pageantry, super spectacle and a wonder cast of 120 ... Opera House, com. 7 September [1938]. Wright & Jaques
Date: 1938 From: Cabot, Charles Henry, 1890-1978: [Collection of ephemera, posters and programmes. 1900-1976] By: Wright & Jaques Ltd Ref: Eph-C-CABOT-Opera-1938-01 Description: Poster on light card promoting a "record breaking musical play" shows panels of text on shapes coloured red, yellow and blue. At lower right, a cassack in a ...
Date: 2018 By: Hyder, Jane Knox, 1950- Ref: Eph-C-ARTS-2018-03 Description: Poster advertising the work of Wellington artist Jane Hyder shows a reproduction of her 2017 painting "City flower shop". Quantity: 1 colour photo-mechanica...
Christmas amusements. Old Christmas returned; or, Hospitality revived; being a looking glass for rich misers, wherein they may see (if they be not blind) how much they are to blame for their penurious House-keeping ... Printed and sold by J Catnach, 2 Monmouth Court, 7 Dials [1830s?]
Date: 1825 - 1839 By: Catnach, James, 1792-1841 Ref: Eph-D-BRITISH-Broadsheets-054 Description: A richly illustrated broadsheet showing the text of several Christmas songs, with the message encouraging the rich to feed the poor at Christmas time. Three ...
Theatre Royal Drury Lane :This present Saturday April 20 1816, Their Majesties’ servants will perform (4th time) a new romantick operatick Ballet Spectacle, ... "Pitcairn's Island" ... composed by and produced under the direction of Mr Byrne; the vocal and melo-dramatick musick composed and compiled by Mr M Corri ... after which (19th time) a new farce, called "What next?" to which will be added (2d time these 20 years) the musical farce called "The two misers" [1816]
Date: 1816 Ref: Eph-D-BRITISH-THEATRE-1816-01 Description: An arangement of text of varying type faces, advertising "a new romantick operatick ballet spectacle (founded on the recent discovery of a numerous colony, f...
Date: 2018 Ref: Eph-C-ARTS-2018-02 Description: Double-sided poster shows on one side a covering text, and details of the paintings "Bloom Bay" and "Fleet". The other side shows a reproduction of the paint...
Date: 2015 Ref: Eph-C-BATS-2015-2 Description: Includes: "Coming or poet?"; Michael Gray, Joel Hansby, Oliver Crafter. BATS Theatre, 7-9 May 2015. NZ International Comedy Festival 2015. Poster (2 copies) ...
Date: 2018 Ref: Eph-C-TOKELAU-2018-01 Description: A3 chart listing events taking place in Auckland, Rotorua, Taupo, Wellington and Dunedin for Tokelau Language Week 2018. At the lower edge are small photogra...
Date: 1971-1989 By: Wellington Operatic Society Inc Ref: Eph-C-OPERA-WO-1971/1989 Description: Includes: 1971: Wellington Operatic Society presents "The student prince". Grand Opera House Wellington, 7-17 July [1971]. Poster 1973: Wellington Operatic S...
Date: 2015 Ref: Eph-C-BATS-2015-4 Description: Includes: Talking House "Be longing"; [and] "The keys are in the margarine". National tour 2015. Wellington BATS Theatre, 11-21 November [2015]. Poster (2 co...
Date: 2012 Ref: Eph-C-BATS-2012 Description: Includes posters for: Adam Page, Chairman of the Beard. Wellington Fringe Festival. BATS Theatre 1-3 March [2012] Greg Ellis is Vance Fontaine [in] "Command ...
Date: 1827-1856 By: Webster, Kenneth Athol, 1906-1967 Ref: Eph-D-WEBSTER-2 Description: Includes: Surrey Rotunda. Miss Lucinda Smith benefit, 6 July 1827 - includes scenes from "School for scandal", ... "The duenna", "A Bavarian girl", "Exchange...
Date: 1936-1938 From: Cabot, Charles Henry, 1890-1978: [Collection of ephemera, posters and programmes. 1900-1976] Ref: Eph-C-CABOT-Opera-1930s Description: Includes: 1936: J C Williamson Theatres Ltd present their Gilbert and Sullivan Comic Opera Company. The principal artists Ivan Menzies, Evelyn Gardiner, Greg...
Date: 1944-1947 From: Cabot, Charles Henry, 1890-1978: [Collection of ephemera, posters and programmes. 1900-1976] By: Chapman, Dorothy Jeane, 1913-1998; Commercial Printing and Publishing Company Ltd.; Wright & Jaques Ltd Ref: Eph-C-CABOT-Opera-1940s Description: Includes: 1944: Another night of opera with the Marottas. Town Hall, 7 November 1944 (shows photographs of the two performers) The Wellington Musical Comedy ...
Date: 1957-1958 From: Cabot, Charles Henry, 1890-1978: [Collection of ephemera, posters and programmes. 1900-1976] Ref: Eph-C-CABOT-Opera-1950s Description: Includes: 1957: Garnet H Carroll presents in association with Australian Elizabethan Theatre Trust, by arrangement with J C Williamson Theatres Ltd., Rodgers...
Date: 1970-1977 Ref: Eph-C-EDUCATION-1970/1977 Description: Includes: 1970s: Learning Exchange; a totally new concept in learning. "I want to learn", "I want to teach". Phone 556-795 or write to the Community Office, ...
Date: 1966-1969 From: Cabot, Charles Henry, 1890-1978: [Collection of ephemera, posters and programmes. 1900-1976] Ref: Eph-C-CABOT-Opera-1960s Description: Includes: 1966: She's the greatest star; she is by far. Jill Perryman as Fanny Brice in J C Williamson Theatres Ltd production of "Funny girl". Her Majesty's...
Date: 2010-2014 Ref: Eph-D-MAORI-2010/2014 Description: Includes: 2010: Te Wiki o te Reo Māori, te 26 o Hōngongoi - te 1 o Hereturikōkā 2010. Māori Language Week, 26 July - 1 August 2010. Te Mahi Kai; the language...