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Fine Press Ephemera Collection, 1924-1972View associated digital content.

Predominant Dates: 1940-1960
This artificial collection is made up of printed materials from over forty fine presses and printers. Consisting of prospectuses, broadsides, and other ephemera, this collection provides examples of the typical output of 20th century American fine presses.
ID: MSS FinePress
Extent: 0.7 cubic feet
Scope and Content Notes
Biographical / Historical Notes
Statement on Access: The collection is open for research.
Arrangement
Preferred Citation: Fine Press Ephemera Collection (MSS FinePress), Oregon State University Special Collections and Archives Research Center, Corvallis, Oregon.
Acquisition Note: The collection was created by Craig Smith of Oregon State Library. It is unknown when the collection was acquired by Oregon State University Library.
Languages of Materials
Other

Container List

Series 1: Ephemera, 1924-1972 Add to Shelf
The series is comprised of letterpress printed ephemeral items, including prosopectuses, mailing inserts, broadsides, and pamphlets.
Box-Folder 1.1: Allen Press, undated Add to Shelf
2 items
Box-Folder 1.2: Anthoensen Press, 1953 Add to Shelf
1 item
Box-Folder 1.3: Bauer Type Foundry, undated Add to Shelf
1 item
Box-Folder 1.4: Book Club of California, 1946-1965 Add to Shelf
30 items
Box-Folder 1.5: Bruce Rodgers, 1954 Add to Shelf
2 items
Box-Folder 1.6: California Historical Society, 1954 Add to Shelf
1 item
Box-Folder 1.7: Castle Press, 1953 Add to Shelf
2 items
Box-Folder 1.8: Champoeg Press, 1955 Add to Shelf
5 items
Box-Folder 1.9: Columbia University Press, 1943 Add to Shelf
4 items
Box-Folder 1.10: Cooper Square Publishers, Inc., undated Add to Shelf
1 item
Box-Folder 1.11: Cuneo Press, Inc., undated Add to Shelf
1 item
Box-Folder 1.12: David Magee, 1965 Add to Shelf
1 item
Box-Folder 1.13: Gehenna Press, undated Add to Shelf
1 item
Box-Folder 1.14: Grabhorn Press, 1934-1937 Add to Shelf
6 items
Box-Folder 1.15: Grolier Club, 1961-1963 Add to Shelf
3 items
Box-Folder 1.16: Huntington Library, undated Add to Shelf
1 item
Box-Folder 1.17: Imprint Society, 1970 Add to Shelf
6 items
Box-Folder 2.1: Ink-Well Press, undated Add to Shelf
1 item
Box-Folder 2.2: Institute of Historical Cartography, 1963 Add to Shelf
2 items
Box-Folder 2.3: John Howell, undated Add to Shelf
3 items
Box-Folder 2.4: Josef Stocker, undated Add to Shelf
1 item
Box-Folder 2.5: Lakeside Press, 1930-1958 Add to Shelf
5 items
Box-Folder 2.6: Lanston Monotype Machine Co., undated Add to Shelf
1 item
Box-Folder 2.7: Lawrence Lande Foundation for Canadian Historical Research, 1965 Add to Shelf
2 items
Box-Folder 2.8: Limited Editions Club, 1934-1968 Add to Shelf
3 items
Box-Folder 2.9: Luther Burbank Society, undated Add to Shelf
1 item
Box-Folder 2.10: Medici Society, 1933 Add to Shelf
1 item
Box-Folder 2.11: Nonesuch Press, 1924 Add to Shelf
1 item
Box-Folder 2.12: Northland Press, 1967 Add to Shelf
Box-Folder 2.13: Pierpont Morgan Library, 1959 Add to Shelf
1 item
Box-Folder 2.14: Plantin Press, 1955 Add to Shelf
2 items
Box-Folder 2.15: Rounce & Coffin Club, 1951 Add to Shelf
2 items
Box-Folder 2.16: Roxburghe Club, 1956-1960 Add to Shelf
2 items
Box-Folder 2.17: Roxburghe-Zamorano Clubs, 1954-1966 Add to Shelf
8 items
Box-Folder 2.18: Samuel T. Farquhar, 1935 Add to Shelf
1 item
Box-Folder 2.19: Tamalpais Press, 1972 Add to Shelf
1 item
Box-Folder 2.20: Taylor & Taylor, 1940 Add to Shelf
1 item
Box-Folder 2.21: Trianon Press, undated Add to Shelf
1 item
Box-Folder 2.22: Ward Ritchie Press, 1949 Add to Shelf
2 item
Box-Folder 2.23: University of California, 1952-1959 Add to Shelf
2 items
Box-Folder 2.24: Zamorano Club, 1937 Add to Shelf
1 item
Box-Folder 2.25: Miscellaneous Ephemera, 1924-1955 Add to Shelf
11 items
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