Guide to the Stanford University, Libraries, History of the Book Class Records

Daniel Hartwig
Stanford University Libraries Department of Special Collections and University Archives
Stanford, California
October 2010
Copyright © 2011 The Board of Trustees of Stanford University. All rights reserved.

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Overview

Call Number: SC0840
Creator: Lenkey, Susan V., collector.
Title: Stanford University, Libraries, history of the book class
Dates: 1963-1977
Physical Description: 0.25 linear foot
Summary: Examples of the sheets printed by students in Susan V. Lenky's classes using an antique hand press in the Rare Book Division of the Stanford University Libraries. The text is often a quote on books or printing. The class from Spring Quarter 1969 chose to print remarks made by fifth and sixth graders after their visit to the rare book room.
Language(s): The materials are in English.
Repository: Department of Special Collections and University Archives
Stanford University Libraries
557 Escondido Mall
Stanford, CA 94305-6064
Email: speccollref@stanford.edu
Phone: (650) 725-1022
URL: http://www-sul.stanford.edu/depts/spc/spc.html

Administrative Information

Information about Access

This collection is open for research.

Ownership & Copyright

All requests to reproduce, publish, quote from, or otherwise use collection materials must be submitted in writing to the Head of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, California 94304-6064. Consent is given on behalf of Special Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission from the copyright owner. Such permission must be obtained from the copyright owner, heir(s) or assigns. See: http://library.stanford.edu/depts/spc/pubserv/permissions.html.
Restrictions also apply to digital representations of the original materials. Use of digital files is restricted to research and educational purposes.

Cite As

Stanford University, Libraries, History of the Book Class Records (SC0840). Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives, Stanford University Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

Description of the Collection

Examples of the sheets printed by students in Susan V. Lenky's classes using an antique hand press in the Rare Book Division of the Stanford University Libraries. The text is often a quote on books or printing. The class from Spring Quarter 1969 chose to print remarks made by fifth and sixth graders after their visit to the rare book room.

Access Terms

Lenkey, Susan V., collector.
Stanford University--Students.
Hand presses.
Printing.


Collection Contents

Box 1

Records