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Finding Aid for the Jake Zeitlin Graphic Arts Ephemera Collection, ca. 1900-
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Scope and Content
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Jake Zeitlin Graphic Arts Ephemera Collection,
    Date (inclusive): ca. 1900-
    Collection number: 2000
    Creator: Zeitlin, Jake, 1902-
    Extent: 122 boxes (61 linear ft.) 10 oversize 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.

    Scope and Content

    Collection consists of materials on typography, printing history, illustration and engraving, bookbinding, private presses, and fine printing. Includes assorted ephemera such as newsletters, announcements, clippings, memorabilia, keepsakes, and more. The various presses, printers, designers, and organizations represented include: Bremer Press, Castle Press, Ward Ritchie Press, Plantin Press, Black Sparrow Press, Whittington Press, Perishable Press, Paradise Press, Edward Gorey, Bruce Rogers, W.A. Dwiggins, D.B. Updike, F.W. Goudy, the Rounce and Coffin Club of Los Angeles, the Zamorano Club, California Book Club, and Grolier Club.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.


    Graphic arts.

    Genres and Forms of Material