William L. Clements Library

Organization of the Graphics Division

Prints

Photographs
Portraits
Events
Views
Vernacular photos
Commercial photos
Travel
Albums
(Genres include: Daguerreotypes, ambrotypes, tintypes, salt prints, albumen prints, stereographs, Real photo postcards, gravures, calotypes, autochromes, panoramas, albums, crayon enlargements)

Original art
Paintings
Drawings and watercolors
Sketchbooks
Silhouettes and cut paper designs
Fraktur drawings
(Genres include: Oil paintings, watercolors, pen and ink, pencil and pastel.)

Sheet Music
Illustrated
Non-illustrated
Bound volumes
Song sheets (Ephemera)
Tune books (Book Division)

Ephemera
Advertising cards
Scrapbooks
Theater programs
Trade cards
Greeting cards
Postcards
Travel and transportation brochures
Menus
Song sheets
Culinary advertising
Political ephemera

Realia
Games
Clothing
Relics
Personal effects
Misc. items

Coins, Medals, and Currency
American medals
American coins and store tokens
Nathan T. Whitman Collection of Napoleonic Medals