A poster announcing the closure of Vauxhall Gardens; 1859
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A printed poster announcing the closure of Vauxhall Gardens and listing the events & attractions taking place at Vauxhall during its day of opening on 25th July 1859. The events are billed as the 'Farewell to Vauxhall' and amusements listed include fireworks, horsemanship, illuminations, music, dancing suppers etc. The bill also refers to the demolition of the buildings from Tuesday July 26th.
1859 AD - 1859 AD