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Finding Aid for the Collection of Fine Press Ephemera 1940-2009
Press Coll. Ephemera  
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Table of contents What's This?
  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Processing History
  • Scope and Content
  • Arrangement
  • Related Material
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Collection of Fine Press Ephemera,
    Date (inclusive): 1940-2009
    Collection number: Press Coll. Ephemera
    Collector: William Andrews Clark Memorial Library
    Extent: 4 boxes (4 linear feet)
    Repository: William Andrews Clark Memorial Library
    Los Angeles, California 90095-1490
    Abstract: The collection contains material from fine presses and individual printers in the United States and England (but primarily from California). Items include cards, advertisements, invitations, and other printed materials.
    Physical location: Clark Library
    Language of Materials: Collection materials in English

    Access

    Collection is open for research.

    Publication Rights

    Copyright has not been assigned to the William Andrews Clark Memorial Library, UCLA. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts or ephemera must be submitted in writing to the Clark Librarian. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the William Andrews Clark Memorial Library, UCLA as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Collection of Fine Press Ephemera, Press Coll. Ephemera, William Andrews Clark Memorial Library, University of California, Los Angeles.

    Acquisition Information

    This collection of fine press ephemera is an artificially created collection. It is an accumulation of fine press materials gathered at the William Andrews Clark Memorial Library from the 1950s to the present. The collection will continue to grow over time.

    Processing History

    Processed and described by Jamie Henricks, June 2009.

    Scope and Content

    This collection contains printed material from fine presses and printers in the United States and England collected by the Clark Library from the 1950s to the present. Items include but are not limited to printed cards, advertisements for books, invitations to events, and short runs of private press journals. A majority of the items originate from California.

    Arrangement

    This collection is organized alphabetically by name of press or printer.

    Related Material

    The Clark Library holds extensive collections of materials related to fine presses in California and around the world. The Clark's library of fine press books and pamphlets is searchable via the UCLA Library's online catalog.   Archival material related to or produced by presses and printers is described at the Online Archive of California  .

    Indexing Terms

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

    Subjects

    Printed ephemera--20th century
    Printers--20th century
    Private presses--20th century
    Small presses--20th century

    Genres and Forms

    Ephemera--20th century