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G. Sternfeld Affaire Dreyfus postcards

 Collection — Box: BW-1, Folder: 3
Identifier: MS-0976

Content Description

A series of 12 numbered black-and-white postcards published by G. Sternfeld depicting scenes associated with the second trial of the Dreyfus affair. Depicted individuals include Alfred Dreyfus, Ferdinand Walsin Esterhazy, Godefroy Cavaignac, Henri Rochefort, Émile Zola, Fernand Labory, Georges Clemenceau, Auguste Scheurer-Kestner, and Georges Picquart. Contains two copies of card #3.


  • Creation: 1897-10-29 - 1898-10-29


Conditions Governing Access

This collection is housed off-site and requires 48-hours' notice for retrieval. Contact Special Collections for more information.

Conditions Governing Use

Single copies may be made for research purposes. Researchers are responsible for determining any copyright questions. It is not necessary to seek our permission as the owner of the physical work to publish or otherwise use public domain materials that we have made available for use, unless Johns Hopkins University holds the copyright.


1 Folders (1 letter folder)

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchased from an unknown seller in January 2017.


Accrual 2013-14-ms-026

Related Materials

Additional materials related to the Dreyfus Affair, including press coverage, artifacts, and caricatures, can be found in the Jean-Marie Goulemot Dreyfus affair collection, MS.0422, Special Collections.

An album containing photographs related to the Dreyfus affair can be found in the collection titled Dreyfus affair photo album, MS.0870, Special Collections.

Processing Information

This collection was processed in November 2023 by Jenelle Clark.

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G. Sternfeld Affaire Dreyfus postcards
Jenelle Clark
November 2023
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Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Repository

The Sheridan Libraries
Special Collections
3400 N Charles St
Baltimore MD 21218 USA