This collection contains correspondence,
ephemera, photographs and other materials collected by H. Richard
Archer, former bibliographer at the Clark Library, from his years at
UCLA until his last position at Williams College. Many items were
printed by his personal press, the Hippogryph Press.
Horace Richard Archer (generally known as H. Richard Archer) was born
September 13, 1911 in New Mexico. He graduated from Monrovia High School
(1928), went on to get a library degree from Berkeley (1941), and
finally received a PhD from the Graduate Library School at the
University of Chicago (1954). In 1936, he married Margaret Hanko.
(4.7 linear feet)
Copyright has not been assigned to the William Andrews Clark Memorial
Library, UCLA. All requests for permission to publish or quote from
manuscripts or printed items 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.
Collection is open for research.