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Item consists of a milk bottle collar advertisement promoting the 1961 Mariposa Folk Festival.

Image of a model boxcar with the CN logo created by Allan Robb Fleming.

Image of a drawing of a train station marked Dorval probable collaboration between Allan R. Fleming and James Valkus for presentation to CN. The station has a woman standing inside and a man standing outside on the platform.

Item consists of a white tshirt upon which an image is silk screened in orange and black ink. The image is of a glass can of preserves with a swing top with metal clamp, containing orange images of festival performers and smiling participants.…

Item consists of a felt triangular flag with a large red-orange circle at the base, overlaid with a nineteenth century style engraving of a steam engine train arriving at a station, and text in black ink "3rd Annual Mariposa Folk Festival".

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Item consists of a felt triangular flag with a large yellow circle print with an antique car image featuring the text "1964 concert series Mariposa Folk Festival Inc.

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Item consists of a rectangular poster featuring two sun motifs in red ink on a black background, featuring the text "Mariposa Folk Festival 1965 August 6th, 7th, 8th Caledon East Innis Lake Ontario" and a small map indicating the festival's location…

Item consists of a cardboard poster for the 1968 Mariposa Folk Festival. On the lefthand side of the long, horizontal poster is a black, stylized sun with a face (only half the face is visible) printed on top of an orange background. In the top…

Item consists of a cardboard poster for the 1966 Mariposa Folk Festival. At the top of the long, vertical poster there is a circle of a flame pattern printed in orange, directly onto the natural cardboard. Within the circle, in stylized, western,…

Item consists of a poster for the musical group "Boys of the Lough", who were regular performers at the Mariposa Folk Festival. The poster features an illustration of four men dressed in traditional medieval clothing, each playing an instrument (a…

Item consists of a poster with the upper half of the backgound printed in black while the bottom half remains in it's natural colour (cream). The black half contains a large circle with a stylized, yellow pattern representing the flames of the sun.…

Item consists of a poster advertising a concert called "Eclectricity". In small, black uppercase letters on the top left, the poster reads "Mariposa Folk Foundation Presents:" The background is yellow with large repeated text in an orange, stylized…