The collection contains correspondence, Christmas cards, stock certificates and ephemera of Robert Loos Dothard, ca. 1938-1963,
mainly relating to the printing firm of William E. Rudge's Sons, Inc. Dothard was one of the five original partners of the
firm and the firm's typographer for several years. He later had a long, distinguished career as a book designer, with many
of his books being accepted for the Fifty Books exhibitions of the American institute of Graphic Arts.
Copyright has not been assigned to the Department of Special Collections, UCSB. All requests for permission to publish or
quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Head of Special Collections. Permission for publication is given
on behalf of the Department of Special Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply
permission of the copyright holder, which also must be obtained.