Finding Aid for the Collection of Marian Elizabeth Engelke Printing Ephemera, 1964-

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UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections
Manuscripts Division
Room A1713, Charles E. Young Research Library
Box 951575
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1575
Email: spec-coll@library.ucla.edu
URL: http://www.library.ucla.edu/libraries/special/scweb/
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The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.


Descriptive Summary

Title: Collection of Marian Elizabeth Engelke Printing Ephemera,
Date (inclusive): 1964-
Collection number: 1341
Creator: Engelke, Marian Elizabeth, 1921-
Extent: 4 boxes.
Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Department of Special Collections.
Los Angeles, California 90095-1575
Physical location: Stored off-site at SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections Reference Desk for paging information.
Abstract: Marian Elizabeth Engelke served as a staff artist at UCLA (1964-84). The collection consists of signs, brochures, and pamphlets designed and printed by Engelke during her career as a staff artist at UCLA. The collection also contains material designed and printed by Steve Kunishima and other successors in what was later called Graphic Arts Service.

Administrative Information

Restrictions on Access

COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF: Advance notice required for access.

Restrictions on Use and Reproduction

Property rights to the physical object belong to the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections. Literary rights, including copyright, are retained by the creators and their heirs. It is the responsibility of the researcher to determine who holds the copyright and pursue the copyright owner or his or her heir for permission to publish where The UC Regents do not hold the copyright.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Collection of Marian Elizabeth Engelke Printing Ephemera (Collection 1341). Department of Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, University of California, Los Angeles.

UCLA Catalog Record ID

UCLA Catalog Record ID: 1217981 

Biography

Marian Elizabeth Engelke was born in 1921; from 1964-84 she served as staff artist at UCLA.

Scope and Content

Collection consists of signs, brochures, and pamphlets designed and printed by Marian Elizabeth Engelke during her career as a staff artist at UCLA. Includes exhibit signs, library directional signs, and signs for special events such as the Antiquarian Book Fair, rotunda concerts, and the Storytelling festival. The collection also contains material designed and printed by Steve Kunishima and other successors in what was later called Graphic Arts Service.

Expanded Scope and Content Note

Collection consists of signs, brochures, and pamphlets designed and printed by Marian Engelke during her career as Staff Artist at UCLA, 1964-1984. The collecton also contains material designed and printed by Steve Kunishima, Marian Engelke's successor at what is now called the Graphic Arts Service.

Organization and Arrangement

Arranged in the following series:
  1. Works for special events, correspondence cards, and Friends of the UCLA Library (Box 1).
  2. Exhibit signs (Boxes 2-18; 22).
  3. Library directional signs (Box 9).
  4. Library exhibit captions (Boxes 19-21).

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
Engelke, Marian Elizabeth, 1921- --Archives.
Kunishima, Stephen.
University of California, Los Angeles. Library--Employees--Archival resources.
Graphic arts--California--Los Angeles--Archival resources.


Container List

Box 1, Folder 1

Antiquarian Book Fair.

Box 1, Folder 2

Book Collection Competition.

Box 1, Folder 3

Celebrations.

Box 1, Folder 4

Correspondence cards.

Box 1, Folders 5-6

Exhibitions.

Box 1, Folder 7

Friends of the UCLA Library.

Box 1, Folder 8

Lectures.

Box 1, Folder 9

Library guides.

Box 1, Folder 10

Library signs.

Box 1, Folder 11

Rotunda concerts.

Box 1, Folder 12

Special library guides.

Box 1, Folder 13

Storytelling festival.

Box 1, Folder 14

Miscellaneous ephemera.

Box 1, Folder 15

Franklin D. Murphy Memorial Exhibition at the Wight Gallery and Research Library.

Boxes 2-8

Exhibit signs.

Box 9

Library directional signs.

Box 9

Whose Life is it Anyway: Selected Portrayals of Persons with Disabilities in Books & Film: 1930-1990. 1999 July-September.

Box 10

Artist Books by Edward H. Hutchins. 1998 April 6-June 19.

Physical Description: [2 copies]
Box 10

Wild, Rare, & One of a Kind Bookworks: The Art of Ladislav Hanka, Proprietor of The Rarach Press, Meets Contemporary American Bookbinders . 1999 April 19-June 30.

Box 10

Legibility & migration, italic & cursive letters in 16th century Italy selected from the Ahmanson-Murphy Collection. n.d.

Physical Description: [2 copies]
Box 10

A Celebration of the Sadleir Collection. 2000 January-March.

Physical Description: [2 copies]
Box 10

The Susan Sontag Archive. n.d.

Physical Description: [2 copies]
Box 10

In Praise of Aldus Manutius, a Quincentenary Exhibition. n.d.

Box 10

They Tell us More than the Weather: 18th Century American Almanacs. 1998 July 27-October 10.

Box 10

Snarks, Jabberwocks, Crocodiles, & Mice Tails: Lewis Carroll, the Poet & the Parodist, Illuminated. 1998 November 2-1999 January 23.

Physical Description: [2 copies]
Box 10

String, Strang, Strung: Some visual & narrative threads. n.d.

Physical Description: [3 copies]
Box 11

They Tell us More than the Weather: 18th Century American Almanacs. 1998 July 27-October 10-December 2000.

Box 11

A Measure of the Quality: Fifty Years of Donations. 2000 October-December.

Physical Description: [6 copies]
Box 11

A Variety of uses: Publications & Products based on Special Collections Sources. n.d.

Physical Description: [2 pieces]
Box 11

Edgar Dorsey Taylor Woodcuts. n.d.

Box 11

Celebrating 50 Years, Staff Pride & Pleasures. 2001 Spring.

Physical Description: [2 pieces]
Box 11

The Centenary of "A Shropshire Lad": The Life & Writings of A.E. Housman. 1996 January 2-March 31.

Box 11

A Unicorn between the Wars: The Curwen Press, 1920-1939. n.d.

Physical Description: [2 copies]
Box 11

Contemporary Danish Book Art. 1987 October 20-December 31.

Box 12

The Printing at the Washington Press 1972-1994. n.d.

Box 12

A Measure of the Quality: Fifty Years of Donations. n.d.

Box 12

The Glajar Gospel. n.d.

Physical Description: [5 copies]
Box 12

Los Angeles Public Library Since 1872: A Bicentennial Exhibit. n.d.

Box 12

The Art of the Woodcut in the Italian Renaissance Book. 1996.

Box 12

A Little Bit of Heaven; A Selection of Local Cadastral Maps. n.d.

Physical Description: [2 pieces]
Box 12

To Travel Through Time: In Commemoration of the Centenary of H.G. Well's "The Time Machine". 1995 October 16-December 31.

Physical Description: [3 copies]
Box 12

Not Tantamount to Rarity: Fifty Years of Collecting. 2000 April 3-June 16.

Physical Description: [2 pieces]
Box 13

Here to Go: Williams S. Burroughs & Allen Ginsbergh in The Kurtzman Collection. n.d.

Box 13

Woody & Reddy: Selections from the Walter Lantz Archive, Theater Arts Library. n.d.

Box 13

In the Department of Special Collections sign. n.d.

Box 13

Wish you were here! Postcard. n.d.

Box 13

50th Anniversary of the Richard C. Rudolph East Asian Library & East Asian Studies at UCLA. 1998 October-December.

Box 13

Unidentified b/w prints. n.d.

Physical Description: [6 pieces]
Box 13

Dolphins & Anchors, Cats & Mice: Selections from the Ahmanson-Murphy Aldine & Early Italian Printing Collections. n.d.

Box 13

A Curious Variety of Mazes & Meanders: The Voyages of Captain J. Cook in the Global 18th Century. 1999 November-December.

Box 13

History & Celebrity: The Thelner Hoover Photographic Collection. n.d.

Physical Description: [2 pieces]
Box 13

Clues (CLU, international code for UCLA). n.d.

Box 13

A Century of Local Printing & Publishing. 1996 October-December.

Box 13

Special Collections Department Heads. n.d.

Box 14

From Drake to Cook, Two Centuries of British Discovery in the Pacific. n.d.

Physical Description: [2 pieces]
Box 14

Considering Gertrude Stein: Selections from Gilbert A. Harrison Collection. n.d.

Box 14

The Views of Los Angeles: The Past with the Present. n.d.

Box 14

"Please bear with us while we shift books in the stacks . . . " - library notice. n.d.

Box 14

Sandra Tsing Loh. n.d.

Box 14

In Praise of Aldus Manutius. n.d.

Box 14

To Travel Through Time: In Commemoration of the Centenary of H.G. Well's "The Time Machine". n.d.

Box 14

This is a Printing Office. n.d.

Box 14

Twenty Years of Book from the Press of Peter & Donna Thomas. 1998 March 1-31.

Box 14

Captain Frederick Marryat 1792-1848. n.d.

Physical Description: [25 copies]
Box 14

A 75th Birthday Tribute: Ward Ritchie & the Western Books. n.d.

Physical Description: [10 copies]
Box 14

Trees, Tides, & Tales: The worlds of Lucille & Holling Clancy Holling. n.d.

Physical Description: [4 copies]
Box 15

Americo Paredes with his Guitar & Pen in his Hands. 2001 October-December.

Box 15

Early Travel Sketches of Richard Neutra. n.d.

Physical Description: [5 copies]
Box 15

The Indian Ocean World: Cultural Exchange & Transformation. 2002 April-June.

Box 15

Armenian Art & Literature Today: A Cauldron of Creativity. 2001 April-June.

Physical Description: [2 pieces]
Box 15

Blacklist in the Golden State. n.d.

Box 15

The American Freshman: The Freshman Survey at Thirty Plus. 1998 July-August.

Box 15

Cuneiform Digital Library Initiative. n.d.

Box 15

Campbell Student Book Collection Competition. 1999 May-June.

Box 15

Wolf Leslau: A Scholar's Life. n.d.

Box 15

Religion in Los Angeles: Innovation & Multicultural Interaction. n.d.

Physical Description: [2 pieces]
Box 15

Great African Civilizations. 1998 July-September.

Box 15

The Duke Ellington Legacy. 1999 April-June.

Box 15

Goethe. 1999 October-December.

Box 16

Armenian Constantinople. 2001 April-June.

Box 16

Blacklist in the Golden State synopsis. n.d.

Box 16

Introduction for the The Thelner & Louise Hoover Collection. 2000 October 9-December 31.

Box 16

UCLA Latin American Center: 40 Years of Dynamism & Diversity. 2000 May-July.

Box 16

The James S. Coleman African Studies Center 40th Anniversary 1959-1999. 1999 October-2000 January.

Box 16

The Campaign Literature Collection & Online Campaign Literature Archive. n.d.

Physical Description: [2 pieces]
Box 16

Eccentricity Worth Preserving. 2001 July-September.

Physical Description: [2 pieces]
Box 16

California Center for the Book. 2001 January-March.

Physical Description: [2 pieces]
Box 16

Mother Lode - Accounts & Images of California in the Gold Rush Era. 1999 January-March.

Box 16

William Melnitz Centennial. 2000 January.

Box 17

Ramona Memories. n.d.

Box 17

Fun & Games: 400 years of children's books. n.d.

Physical Description: [3 copies]
Box 17

Planned closure of URL. 1991-1992.

Box 17

The Odyssey of Jewish Books: Selections from the Theodore E. Cummings Collection of Hebraica & Judaica. n.d.

Physical Description: [2 copies]
Box 17

Movable & pop-up books. n.d.

Box 17

15th Giorgio Levi Della Vida Award & Conference honoring Professor Oleg Grabar. n.d.

Box 17

Women must be enfranchised: Sources & Scholarship in the History of the Women's Suffrage Movement in America. n.d.

Physical Description: [3 pieces]
Box 17

Wish you were here! Poster. n.d.

Box 17

No food or beverages in the library. n.d.

Box 17

Ernst Toch 1887-1964. n.d.

Box 17

Eric Gill 1882-1940. n.d.

Physical Description: [3 copies]
Box 17

No Smoking signs. n.d.

Physical Description: [6 pieces]
Box 17

Treasures from the UCLA Armenian Collection. n.d.

Physical Description: [3 copies]
Box 17

California Dance Pioneer Week. n.d.

Box 17

Printing office. n.d.

Physical Description: [2 pieces]
Box 17

Venetian Types. n.d.

Box 17

Florence G. Williams Memorial Fund. n.d.

Box 17

Mushrooms & Other Fleshy Fungi: Suggested Readings. 1971.

Box 17

Gertrude Stein. n.d.

Box 17

Library Graphic Arts Service Room 132. n.d.

Box 17

A Thousand Years of the Bible. n.d.

Physical Description: [2 copies]
Box 17

The Thelner Hoover Photographic Collection. 2000 October 9-December 31.

Box 17

Los Angeles Style: The Fashions of Peggy Hamilton Adams. n.d.

Physical Description: [8 copies]
Box 17

Dutch Treats: Selections from the Netherlandic Collections. n.d.

Box 17

Sir Francis Drake. n.d.

Physical Description: [10 copies]
Box 17

Then & Now: Books & Prints Noting the 50th Exhibition of the Society of Wood Engravers. n.d.

Box 18

The Stinehour Press. n.d.

Box 18

Carl Forman. n.d.

Box 18

Losing money in copy machine library notice. n.d.

Box 18

Overnight use library notice. n.d.

Physical Description: [3 copies]
Box 18

European holocaust. n.d.

Box 18

Timeline of book publishings. n.d.

Box 18

Doin' 80 at 80: The Work in Progress of John D. Weaver. n.d.

Physical Description: [7 copies]
Box 18

Seven Years of Community Support. n.d.

Physical Description: [4 copies]
Box 18

A Bouquet of Victorian Valentines. n.d.

Physical Description: [9 copies]
Box 18

Castle of Intellect, Castle of Force: The Worlds of Alfonso the Learned & Jaume the Conqueror. n.d.

Box 18

Ward Ritchie & Western Books. n.d.

Physical Description: [8 copies]
Box 18

Some Cartographic & Geographic Materials at UCLA. n.d.

Physical Description: [4 copies]
Box 18

The Worlds of Lucille & Holling Clancy Holling. n.d.

Physical Description: [13 copies]
Box 18

32nd Annual Robert B. Campbell Student Book Collection. 1980.

Box 18

Dolphins & Anchors, Cats & Mice: Selections from Ahmanson-Murphy Aldine & Early Italian Printing Collections. n.d. [8 pieces]

Box 18

The Bayeux Tapestry & the French Epic. n.d.

Box 18

UCLA Antiquarian Book Fair. 1977 October 22-23.

Box 18

A Diamond for Jake: Jacob Israel Zeitlin Exhibit. n.d.

Box 18

Considering Gertrude Stein. n.d.

Physical Description: [4 copies]
Box 18

The Gothic Novel; or Takes of Murder, Mystery, & Mayhem. n.d.

Box 18

Leonard Wibberley, Esquire. n.d.

Box 18

Latin American Center Publications. 1979 June 17-22.

Box 18

Book Lists for Winter Quarter announcement. 1980.

Box 18

Aspects of Chicano Literature. n.d.

Box 18

Franz Schubert: The Essence of Melody. n.d.

Box 18

UCLA Antiquarian Book Fair. n.d.

Box 18

Early Travel Sketches of Richard Neutra. n.d.

Box 18

Captain Frederick Marryat 1792-1848. n.d.

Physical Description: [23 pieces]
Box 18

Islamic Manuscripts at UCLA. n.d.

Physical Description: [2 copies]
Box 18

The Lalotype: A Beautiful Image. n.d.

Box 18

GSLIS 110. n.d.

Physical Description: [2 pieces]
Box 18

La Otra America: Immigrant Communities in Latin America. n.d.

Physical Description: [14 copies]
Box 18

Giorgio Levi Della Vida Medal in Islamic Studies. n.d.

Physical Description: [7 copies]
Box 18

The United Arab Emirates. n.d.

Box 18

Henry Miller. n.d.

Box 18

Herman Melville 1819-1891. n.d.

Physical Description: [2 pieces]
Box 19, Folder 1

Melville/Moby Dick (captions). n.d.

Box 19, Folder 2

18th Century American Almanacs (captions). 1998 July 27-October 10.

Box 19, Folder 3

Lewis Carroll (captions). 1998 November 2-1999 January 23.

Box 19, Folder 4

A Unicorn between the Wars: The Curwen Press (captions). n.d.

Box 19, Folder 5

Williams S. Burroughs & Allen Ginsbergh (captions). n.d.

Box 19, Folder 6

Movable & pop-up books (captions). n.d.

Box 19, Folder 7

String, strang, strung (captions). n.d.

Box 19, Folder 8

Sontag Archive (captions). 2002 April 12-30.

Box 19, Folder 1

Aldus Manutius (captions). n.d.

Box 19, Folder 2

Lewis Carroll (captions). 1998 November 2-1999 January 23.

Box 19, Folder 3

Captain Cook (captions). 1999 November-December.

Box 20, Folder 4

Wrestling with Proteus (captions). n.d.

Box 20, Folder 5

Edgar Dorsey Taylor Exhibition (captions). n.d.

Box 20, Folder 6

Blacklist in the Golden State (captions), 1 of 3. n.d.

Box 20, Folder 8

Antarctica Exhibit (captions). 2002 April 22-26.

Box 21, Folder 1

Rick Jay (captions). n.d.

Box 21, Folder 2

Barbara Hogson (captions). n.d.

Box 21, Folder 3

Some favorite things (captions). n.d.

Box 21, Folder 4

Blacklist in the Golden State (captions), 2 of 3. n.d.

Box 21, Folder 5

Franz Rosental, Giorgio Levi Della Vida (captions). n.d.

Box 21, Folder 6

Sontag Archive (captions). 2002 April 12-30.

Box 21, Folder 7

Melnitz Exhibit. 2000 January.

Box 21, Folder 8

5 wood blocks by Marian Engelke. n.d.

Box 22

Aldus Manutius (captions). n.d.

Box 22

Blacklist in the Golden State (captions), 3 of 3. n.d.

Box 22

John D. Weaver (captions). n.d.

Box 22

Sadleir Exhibit (case labels). 2000 January-March.

Box 22

Sadleir Exhibit (case titles). 2000 January-March.

Box 22

The World from Here: Treasures of the Great Libraries of Los Angeles (captions). 2001 October 17-2002 January 13.

Box 22

The Robert B. & Blanche Campbell Student Book Collections Competition; Celebrating 50 Years of Student Book Collecting (captions). n.d.