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Printing -- History

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Kay Amert research papers

Identifier: MSS 6804
Scope and Contents Contains the papers, research notes, article drafts, and professional correspondence of Kay Amert. The bulk of Amert's research papers focus on the work of Simon de Colines (died 1576), a sixteenth-century Renaissance printer based in Paris, France. The collection includes detailed notes on individual books from the Estienne and Colines presses, especially the types used. The books she studied are housed in various library collections worldwide. This collection also contains the draft of...
Dates: 1986-2007

David R. Lyon papers, 1839-1978

 Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 7955 Series 3
Scope and Contents

Contains diaries, personal and family memorabilia, pamphlet library, writings, and correspondence. Dated 1839-1978 (bulk 1877-1965).

Dates: 1839-1978

John A. Evans papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1500
Scope and Contents

John A. Evans papers contains personal and Desert News Company papers.

Dates: 1857-1922

Rostenberg & Stern Rare Books records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2513

Contains materials related to the works and publications of Rostenberg and Stern. Includes typescripts, edited copies, and final manuscripts of several books, book reviews, encyclopedia entries, and articles. Topics range from rare book collecting and early printing to Louisa May Alcott and Walt Whitman. Contains newspaper articles consulted in their research. Also included are audio tapes of lectures given and correspondence with publishers, editors, and personal friends.

Dates: 1950-2002

Royal Skousen media on religious and personal life, approximately 1980-2003

 Sub-Series — Carton 99: Series 3 [Barcode: 31197232561495], item: 5-13
Identifier: MSS 8255 Series 3 Sub-Series 3
Scope and Contents

Contains eight VHS tapes on religious and personal/family topics (history of a particular print shop, address by Neal A. Maxwell and an unidentified source, family historical/biographical sketches and reunion records), with one random cassette tape from the Investor's Hotline). Materials dated approximately 1980-2003.

Dates: approximately 1980-2003