Digitised sections of the John Johnson Collection

With the exception of Motor Cars and Street Ballads, catalogue records are available through our online catalogue, with links to images except ProQuest images.

Catalogued and digitised sections of the John Johnson Collection

Section Cataloguing level Image location
Actors, Actresses and Entertainers Full ProQuest
Animals on Show Full

Digital Bodleian (18th century)
ProQuest (19th century)

Artists' Invitations Minimal  
Bazaars and Sales Full ProQuest
Beauty Parlour Full ProQuest
Bellmen's Verses Minimal  
Bookplates: Johnson Minimal Some on ProQuest
Boots and Shoes Full ProQuest
Broadsides: Murders and Executions Full ProQuest
Calendars Minimal  
Card Games Minimal  
Circuses Full  
Cocoa, Chocolate and Confectionery Full ProQuest
Colour Printing 6–9 (Edmund Evans) Full ProQuest
Crime Full ProQuest
Dentistry Full ProQuest
Dickens Minimal  
Dioramas Full

Digital Bodleian (18th century)
ProQuest (19th century)

Educational folder 5 (Writing Blanks) Full Digital Bodleian
John Johnson catalogue
Elegies Minimal  
Entertainments folders Full ProQuest
Exhibition Catalogues Minimal  
Fashion 19 (satirical prints) Full VADS
John Johnson catalogue
Fashion folder 3 (prints) Full VADS
John Johnson catalogue
Fire Grates and Cooking Ranges Full ProQuest
Food Full ProQuest
French Wars and Revolutions folder 6 Full VADS
Fuel Full ProQuest
Games (artefacts) Full Digital Bodleian
John Johnson catalogue (some)
Games (board) Full Digital Bodleian
John Johnson catalogue
Gas and Gas Appliances Full ProQuest
Greetings Booklets Minimal  
Hats Full ProQuest
Hogarth Press (bookjackets only) Minimal  
Humans Full Digital Bodleian (18th century)
ProQuest (19th century)
Ireland folder 1 Minimal VADS
Iron Foundries and Machinery Full ProQuest
Ironmongery Full ProQuest
Jackets (bookjackets) Minimal  
Johnson Albums 152 (Darton) Full ProQuest
Labels Full ProQuest
Lithography General folders Full ProQuest
London Play Places Full Digital Bodleian (18th century)
ProQuest (19th century)
London Playbills Full (to R) ProQuest
Lotteries Full ProQuest
Magic and Mystery Full Digital Bodleian (18th century)
ProQuest (19th century)
Menus Full  
Men's Clothes Full ProQuest
Mezzotints folder Full ProQuest
Miniature Theatre Full ProQuest
Motor Cars Minimal  
Museums Full ProQuest
Music Titles Full ProQuest
Musicians and Opera Singers Full ProQuest
Minstrels Full ProQuest
Note Headings 6–19 Full ProQuest
Oils and Candles Full ProQuest
Oil Lamps and Stoves Full ProQuest
Oxford Trade Full ProQuest
Oxford Trade Pamphlets Full ProQuest
Paper Bags Full ProQuest
Patent Medicines Full ProQuest
Performances in Royal Residences Full ProQuest
Playbills on Silk Full ProQuest
Political Cartoons Full + Minimal VADS
John Johnson catalogue
Political General folder 1 Minimal VADS
John Johnson catalogue
Posters Minimal  
Printed Fabrics Minimal  
Printed on the Ice Full ProQuest
Prospectuses (19th century) Full ProQuest
Prospectuses of Journals Full ProQuest
Provincial Booktrade Full John Johnson catalogue
Provincial Playbills Full Digital Bodleian (18th century)
ProQuest (19th century)
Puzzle Pictures folder Full ProQuest
Puzzles, Conundrums, Games Minimal  
Queen Caroline folder Full VADS
John Johnson catalogue
Reform Bills folder 2 Minimal VADS
John Johnson catalogue
Scraps Full ProQuest
Sewing Cottons and Sewing Machines Full ProQuest
Silver, Jewellery, etc. Full ProQuest
Soap Full ProQuest
Soft Drinks Full ProQuest
Street Ballads Full (on Ballads site only) Ballads website
Taxation folder 3 (cartoons) Full VADS
John Johnson catalogue
Tea and Coffee Full ProQuest
Tea and Grocery Papers Full ProQuest
The Scrap Album Full ProQuest
Tickets 6 Full Digital Bodleian (18th century)
ProQuest (19th century)
Tickets 7 Minimal  
Tickets: Dances (18th century) Minimal Digital Bodleian
John Johnson catalogue
Tickets: Show Places Full ProQuest
Tickets: Theatrical Full ProQuest
Tobacco Papers Full ProQuest
Trade Cards Full John Johnson catalogue
Zegami
Trade Cards: Watch Papers Full  
Trade in Cheap Lithographs folder Full ProQuest
Trade in Cheap Mezzotints folder Full ProQuest
Trade in Prints and Scraps Full ProQuest
Trade Sale catalogues vol Minimal ProQuest
Trades and Professions prints Minimal VADS
John Johnson catalogue
Tradesmen's Lists Full John Johnson catalogue (most)
Umbrellas and Trunks Full ProQuest
Waxworks Full Digital Bodleian (18th century)
ProQuest (19th century)
Window Bills and Adverts folder Full ProQuest
Window Pictures and Transparencies Full ProQuest
Wines and Spirits Full ProQuest
Women's Clothes and Millinery Full ProQuest

 

Other Bodleian Library ephemera collections in the John Johnson catalogue

Section Cataloguing level Image location
Bridgnorth Collection III C. Full ProQuest
Harding B44 (Writing Blanks) Full Digital Bodleian
John Johnson catalogue
Harding B9 (Crime Broadsides) Full ProQuest
Harding Bookplates Minimal [In progress]