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Research Sources: THE POSTER (

Arts: Search has just produced its fourth database - Resarch Sources: THE POSTER.   This contains:

1. An International Directory of Poster Collections

2. A 367-page annotated bibliography and Internet survey on the Poster

3. Digitisations of most of the significant books, exhibition catalogues and journals on the Poster published between the 1890s and the 1920s.

4. Biographical data on neary 3,000 poster designers.

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