Penn Library Department of Special Collections

William Penn

Keffer Collection of Sheet Music,
ca. 1790-1895

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Philadelphia Lithographers: Stephen H. Gimber (1810-1862)

Stephen H. Gimber, engraver, portraitist, miniaturist, and lithographer, was born in England. From 1829 to 1842 Gimber worked in New York, primarily for the Pendleton firm of lithography. Gimber worked in Philadelphia from 1842 until his death in 1862.

Illustrations by Stephen H. Gimber in the Collection

Item No.TitleImprintPlate No.IllustrationThumbnail Image
Box 41
no. 25
Grand Centennial March : as performed by the Boston Bands / composed by Ch. Zeuner Baltimore : Geo. Willig Junr., 1830 None State House from the Mall, Boston / Gimber, del. ; lith. of Pendleton Centennial March
Box 10
no. 47
Once a King There Chanced to Be : sung by Mrs. Austin in the much admired new opera of Cinderella / [Rossini] New York : Bourne Depository of Arts, 1831? None Three young women before a fireplace / Gimber del. ; lith. of Pendleton Once a king


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